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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Uday Panchpor
Uday Panchpor and 2 more commented on the discussion by Paresh Kale
on Dec 22, 2014 , 05:15 pm
Paresh Kale - Are we loosing our humanity ?
In today's busy world people don't have time to look around. But the truth is that we r behind achieving personal satisfactions, self happiness. Now a days everyone is having there world around themselves. I think we have to take this issue very more »
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Rajendra Mishra
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on Dec 22, 2014 , 12:13 pm
Lakshmi Viji
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on Dec 21, 2014 , 03:26 pm
Kanika Maheshwari
Kanika Maheshwari took the poll by Jia Sen
on Dec 20, 2014 , 12:47 pm
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Dinesh Ravikanti
Dinesh Ravikanti and 2 more took the poll by Anup Singh
on Dec 19, 2014 , 08:06 pm
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Motakhiladi Babloo
Motakhiladi Babloo took the poll by Ankit Jaiswal
on Dec 19, 2014 , 05:58 pm
Ankit Jaiswal - Which is better place for happines
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Motakhiladi Babloo
Motakhiladi Babloo commented on the blog by Pathan Nurul Huda
on Dec 19, 2014 , 05:57 pm
Pathan Nurul Huda - Why should people suffer?
i am concerning one thing in mind that why should people suffer. this is an everyday concern for me as i have a great concern of human life.can you think that you would be fine or rich all the time.yes,they may be but i say this may or may not be.i like all people to be rich,happy.i don't like people suffering from distress.we should think that life is just for happiness. i like to be with happy all the time but it is not.why?once i saw a man laughing all the time.when i asked him why you are more »
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