Happiness

Happiness is a mental or emotional state of well-being characterized by positive or pleasant emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy. A variety of biological, psychological, religious, and philosophical approaches have striven to define happiness and identify its sources. Various research groups, including Positive psychology, endeavor to apply the scientific method to answer questions about what "happiness" is, and how we might attain it. Philosophers and religious thinkers often define happiness in terms of living a good life, or flourishing, rather than simply as an emotion. Happiness in this sense was used to translate the Greek Eudaimonia, and is still used in virtue ethics. Happiness economics suggests that measures of public happiness should be used to supplement more traditional economic measures when evaluating the success of public policy. Happiness is a fuzzy concept and can mean many things to many people. Part of the challenge of a science of happiness is to...
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Utpal Kumar Singh
Utpal Kumar Singh and 2 more commented on the blog by Kavita Azmi
on Oct 25, 2014 , 11:43 pm
Kavita Azmi - Go out and play
When we were kids we used to get depression if we were asked to come indoors. I think this generation is the exact opposite of that. They get depression if they are asked them to leave home, go out and play.Kids this days survive on technology, on plastic toys and the television set. Basically everything that tells them that they must consume what is given to them without creating anything on their own. We are creating a generation of consumers.¬†Imagine how easy it will be control them - more »
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Utpal Kumar Singh
Utpal Kumar Singh reposted the blog by Kavita Azmi
on Oct 25, 2014 , 11:43 pm
Kavita Azmi - Go out and play
When we were kids we used to get depression if we were asked to come indoors. I think this generation is the exact opposite of that. They get depression if they are asked them to leave home, go out and play.Kids this days survive on technology, on plastic toys and the television set. Basically everything that tells them that they must consume what is given to them without creating anything on their own. We are creating a generation of consumers.Imagine how easy it will be control them - more »
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Prasantswain Prasantswain
Prasantswain Prasantswain and 2 more commented on the blog by Vaibhav Prabhu
on Oct 25, 2014 , 07:45 pm
Vaibhav Prabhu - What do you do this Diwali
Diwali the festival of lights Color happiness Sound all together In Diwali you go to your friends Meet them , Spend time with your loved ones .... Friends are there You share sweets and worlds Sweetest things are cooked Ate and shared with Family friends and all the loved once You make colorful rangoli at your door steps you them with all Love and affection with maximum colors you love to add in it Make noise scream with all Crackers making loud noise with and much possibility as more »
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Girish54sharma
Girish54sharma reposted the blog by Vaibhav Prabhu
on Oct 25, 2014 , 06:16 pm
Vaibhav Prabhu - What do you do this Diwali
Diwali the festival of lights Color happiness Sound all together In Diwali you go to your friends Meet them , Spend time with your loved ones .... Friends are there You share sweets and worlds Sweetest things are cooked Ate and shared with Family friends and all the loved once You make colorful rangoli at your door steps you them with all Love and affection with maximum colors you love to add in it Make noise scream with all Crackers making loud noise with and much possibility as more »
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Anupam Naik
Anupam Naik and commented on the blog by Karan Jha
on Oct 25, 2014 , 09:07 am
Karan Jha - Who is wrong?
Somewhere deep down their heart both knew that they were not going to be together forever.Boy wanted to spend all the time with her.Girl was in different mood.Boy knew girl loved her....she never cheated on her.....but when she felt she was not going to be with him she choose her ex boy friend and she abandoned him.Was she wrong?Was choosing her first love is wrong?Is her thinking about her future was wrong?Is her strong decision was wrong?No....boy knew this...but still he is so upset....he is more »
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Pranjal Singh
Pranjal Singh reposted the blog by Karan Jha
on Oct 25, 2014 , 01:29 am
Karan Jha - Who is wrong?
Somewhere deep down their heart both knew that they were not going to be together forever.Boy wanted to spend all the time with her.Girl was in different mood.Boy knew girl loved her....she never cheated on her.....but when she felt she was not going to be with him she choose her ex boy friend and she abandoned him.Was she wrong?Was choosing her first love is wrong?Is her thinking about her future was wrong?Is her strong decision was wrong?No....boy knew this...but still he is so upset....he is more »
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Poulami Pal
Poulami Pal commented on the blog by Anupam Naik
on Oct 22, 2014 , 11:29 am
Anupam Naik - Diwali
The clear blue sky,The scent of flowers,The colours of Rangoli,And the sound of crackers.The gifts and sweets from dear ones,And the getting of their love,The light of candles below,and the dazzling fireworks up above.Many Many happy return of diwali,Dunes of vapour from crackers rise,overwhelm as odorous air resound,Effusing joy to all abound,Pearls of glitter in this autumn nights,beautify our lives else trite.May the joy, Cheer, Mirth& Merriment of this divinefestival surround you more »
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