The Economics of Happiness – Tales from Ladakh

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This important video discusses how corporate-led globalisation is harming the planet. Well worth a watch.

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Stylo Logan

BN thinks happiness for rakyat means receiving BR1M?
But fails to realize the fact that rakyat are unhappy over the high level of corruption and wastage of public fund,

CG Hong

A very good guide to happiness. Thanks Don for the link.

tunglang

Let me share my childhood days experience in my stays at my god father’s homestead in Balik Pulau hills. The agro-based work life started as early as 5am when the adults would rise up from cozy mosquito netted beds & head for the water-freezing bathroom. Some would go rubber tapping while others hiked downhill to deliver fresh vege produces to the Relau or Ayer Itam market middlemen. Still they had ample free time of afternoon breaks/naps & also to sit around after dinner (7pm) to talk & share jokes. Life revolved around the family besides farm work, which was less… Read more »

Don Anamalai

How to Bring Happiness to Life 🙂

Miami

shared all over the world….thank you Anil!

tunglang

Anil, this could lead to a paradigm shift of our consumeristic urban lifestyle if more awakening awareness are created to counter today’s frenzied voracious appetite for more & more, which fundamentally leads to more personal debts at the happiness of bankers & large conglomerates own by the rich/wealthy & powerful. A lot of in-depth pointers in the video which our leaders can learn from instead of pandering to the fancies of MNCs, banks & World Bank+IMF+US’s free trade mantras. Local, Local, Local makes good sense when survival comes first in a chaotic world. Still fancy a Cosmopolitan Penang Vision ala… Read more »

Yang

From pictures and films what you see it is happiness but in reality it is a struggle.

Miami

Have you been there, Blackhead?
What a negative person are you, it will be time you gonna change your attitude
we all get second chances…..you also!!!!

Yang

Miami, I am not being negative. I am just telling you the true fact of life. Yes its good that we must be positive but to be positive we must understand the reality of life. Whether I have been there or not is immaterial. Its whether I have been to and experience such area of life and tales of Ladakh is just like anywhere else of a remote country which most urbanite will think that it is slow and easy but in reality a struggle.

Miami

You dont understand the meaning of the video or you didnt watch it!.It Is finally going about globalization…to wake you and others up! You can live as a happy tribe but as you see everywhere all around the world where tribes are living happily The West, US and many others are destroying there countries by taking out the minerals, polluting their clean rivers etc. etc. Every war what is going on at the moiment is organized by the Elite, the NWO and most of what you see is not true, dont believe main stream media they want to give you… Read more »