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Mindful Living Happiness Reflections

16 years of Collecting Smiles

Celebrating 16 years of Vidya Sury Collecting Smiles

When I wrote my first post on 8 July 2003, little did I realize that blogging would become one of my most enjoyable activities and help me grow as a writer, connect me with amazing people, take me virtually across the world into the hearts of so many people. It’s been a joy collecting smiles. July is an auspicious month for me, in terms of new beginnings—all my job changes during my corporate career have happened in July. Incidentally, my…

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World Smile Day Vidya Sury
Mindful Living

100 things that make me smile #WorldSmileDay

Today is World Smile Day! Smiling is infectious, contagious. Do you agree? When we smile at someone, they automatically smile back at us. Well, most people, that is. Smiling definitely feels good; there’s a rush of endorphins-dopamine-serotonin—all of which…

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Personal development

Xing fu. We All Need It

The Chinese have a phrase:  Xìng fú which means stable and lasting happiness—happiness that is not dependent upon conditions. 幸福 In today’s world, happiness relies on a number of conditions. Topping the list are: the state of our finances…