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02 OCT, 2019

8 consejos para ser feliz en redes sociales

Las redes sociales son unas de las principales vías de comunicación que tenemos con los demás. Las conversaciones que mantenemos en ellas determinan en muchas ocasiones nuestro estado de ánimo, por eso es importante, si queremos fomentar nuestra felicidad y la de quienes nos rodean, utilizarlas de un modo adecuado. Hacer que los demás se sientan bien no es tan complicado:

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24 SEP, 2019

Cumbre del Clima: “Si medimos el desarrollo en términos de bienestar, la acción por el clima se convierte en una prioridad”

Madrid, 24 de Septiembre de 2019.- 156 países acogen estos días más 5.000 actos contra la inacción contra el cambio climático. La movilización surge del movimiento Fridays for Future, impulsado por la joven sueca Greta Thunberg, y coincide con la celebración de la Cumbre del Clima en Nueva York. 

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23 SEP, 2019

España acogerá el World Happiness Fest 2020

Tras su paso por Estados Unidos y México, España será, a partir de ahora, el país anfitrión del World Happiness Fest, el foro mundial más grande, diverso e integral de líderes de opinión, agentes de cambio y expertos en felicidad y bienestar. 

 

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06 SEP, 2019

New school year: exercise, rest and disconnection

Technology offers us tools to significantly improve our well-being if we use them properly. However, when we use without measure all the means that the digital ecosystem provides, the result can be harmful.

 

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06 SEP, 2019

Sappho and Transcendence Through Poetry

How many famous women would you say you know from the ancient times? You could probably count them on the fingers on one of your hands.

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04 SEP, 2019

Hildegard of Bingen – The Mystic, the Author, the Composer

Not many know of Hildegard of Bingen, but then again, not everything is known of her with certainty, as she lived in the early 12th century and much about her is lost to the ages.

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03 SEP, 2019

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02 SEP, 2019

Marie Curie and Having Dreams That Bring the Future to the Present

Marie Curie, one of the greatest female scientists of all time once said: “Humanity needs practical men, who get the most out of their work, and, without forgetting the general good, safeguard their own interests. But humanity also needs dreamers, for whom the disinterested development of an enterprise is so captivating that it becomes impossible for them to devote their care to their own material profit.”

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30 AUG, 2019

Simone de Beauvoir and Feminist Existentialism

With an extensive opus of writings and long-time work as a feminist and philosopher, Simone de Beauvoir is considered as one of the greatest existentialist philosophers. Besides that, she worked with a lot of other immensely prominent names, including her lover Jean-Paul Sartre, then Albert Camus, and Maurice Merleau-Ponty.

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29 AUG, 2019

World Happiness Fest: Towards communication with purpose

Mahatma Gandhi said that “happiness is when what you think, what you say and what you do are in harmony”. In that sense, we could say that to reach an optimal degree of well-being, we need that communication accomplish its mission in an efficient way. Communicating is not just writing or speaking. If you do not think, words are symbols that betray its referent: they are noise. 

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29 AUG, 2019

Mother Teresa and Caring for the Poorest Among Us

We all know Mother Teresa, a humble frail nun, who has dedicated her life to helping the poorest people of the world. 

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28 AUG, 2019

Wangari Maathai and the Fight for Human Rights and the Environment

When a fight has been going on for a long time, it can easily seem as if it will last forever. That’s what can we say about the never-ending fight for our human rights and the environment. 

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27 AUG, 2019

Oprah Winfrey and the Power of Asking Questions

Most of us, if not all of us know about Oprah Winfrey. She is one of the richest women on the planet and one of the most influential celebrities. She was at one point, the only black billionaire in the world. Her show is one of the longest running and most successful shows ever and has inspired a whole new genre of talk shows around the globe.

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06 JUN, 2019

Mahatma Gandhi – Peace and Truth at the Heart of Freedom

We all can agree that Mahatma Gandhi is one of the most exceptional human beings who has ever lived. His fight for freedom in the most nonviolent way imaginable is the stuff of legends, and deservingly so.

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04 JUN, 2019

Albert Einstein and His Quantum Leap for Humanity

One of the greatest scientists of all time was the renowned physicist Albert Einstein. He brought us the theory of relativity, the famous formula E = mc2 which every person, from the age of ten to 110 knows.

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02 JUN, 2019

Carl Jung – The Power of Unconsciousness

Everyone at all interested in psychology has heard of Carl Jung – that’s how widely influential his teachings and views are. Modern psychology can hardly exist without Carl Jung.

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31 MAY, 2019

Rudolph Steiner – The Wisdom of the Being

The system of education we have today is filled with flaws, and it’s about time we did something to create a positive change, no matter how small or large. We need to do everything we can to create a better system for our children and all the youth of the world of tomorrow.

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29 MAY, 2019

Thich Nhat Hanh – The Importance of Planting Seeds

If we are to spread happiness throughout the world through efficient practices like mindfulness and compassion, we need to include the children as well.

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27 MAY, 2019

Lao Tzu – The Greatest Book Ever Written

No one looking to live life in perfect harmony with themselves and happiness can omit the teachings of Taoism. It doesn’t matter if you’re religious or not; the lessons of Taoism can help you in many ways. They mostly are talked about in Tao Te Ching; likely the most excellent book ever written.

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