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Saturday, January 22, 2011
1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Cost: $5 suggested donation - or give as you can to help us support mindfulness programs at the library.
Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903
First Floor Meeting Room (1st Floor)
Sat, 2011-01-22 13:00 - 14:00
Be Mindful at the Library presents: Laughter Meditation
led by Chris Belanger
Our mindfulness series is back by popular demand in 2011 and will include a number of classes, workshops, and lectures that will help you empower your mind and body to improve your health.
“Laugh because that is the purest sound.” ~Hafiz
Create unity, healing energy and joy with a chuckle. Be prepared for a hilariously uplifting experience. Mindfulness, deep breathing, seated guided Laughter and a Loving Kindness offering join forces to heal the body, clear the mind, soothe the soul and electrify your life. We’ll begin with a brief history of Laughter for wellness and let you know why the old phrase “Laughter is the best medicine.” rings true on many levels. No meditation experience needed – simply come with an openess to fun and feeling great!
Chris Belanger is a Kripalu Yoga Teacher, Laughter Yoga Leader, Yoga Nidra Guide and Chair Yoga Teacher. Chris shares the calming, energizing and healing powers of yoga and laughter at prominent yoga studios, wellness centers, events and residences throughout southern New England. He is trained through the Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health, American School of Laughter Yoga and Lakshmi Voelker Chair Yoga. Learn more about Chris at www.wholeofthemoonyoga.com.
These programs are made possible with help from the Robert Danforth Watkins Fund for Lifelong Learning.