Laugh and the world laughs with you.

Welcome to the 1st Global Laughter Yoga Conference
23rd–25th of June 2017 in Frankfurt - Happy Germany

Laughter Yoga Teacher Training 17th–21st of June | Global Laughter Ambassador’s Day and Global Laughter Prayer for Peace 22nd of June I
Open Air Laughter Session and Picnic 22nd June I Global Laughter Yoga Master Trainer Convention 26th–27th of June | Touristic Laughter Trip to Berlin 26th–28th of June

Laura Chaplin

Laura Chaplin

Laura Chaplin is committed not only to the legacy of her grandfather Charlie Chaplin, the most famous personality of the 20th century, but also to laughter and humor as a human right!

Dr. Madan & Madhuri Kataria

Dr. Madan Kataria

He has created a global network of non-profit Laughter Clubs, which are freely accessible for everyone. He and his wife Madhuri invented Hasya Yoga (Laughter Yoga) more than 20 years ago. The mission of the Laughter Yoga movement: Health, Happiness and World Peace through Laughter!


Welcome to the 1st Global Laughter Yoga Conference and the expanded program to happy germany! The MUST GO for Laughter Yoga enthusiasts from all over the world. Laugh with each other, learn from each other, improve together. Help humor and laughter to become a human right. Let's give wings to the spirit of laughter. Everything is possible! Be a part of it!

Our vision is to spread Health, Happiness and Peace through Laughter to every corner of the earth. Dr. Madan Kataria and his wife Madhuri, the inventors of Laughter Yoga, come to Frankfurt. The conference is made possible through the contribution of many wonderful, committed people who avow themselves to Laughter Yoga and live its philosophy. They provide us generously with their knowledge, their experience, their creativity and their talents.

A colorful, multi-cultural diversity rejoins in the universal loving language of Laughter. Come to Happy Germany and raise your spirits during these wonderful three days full of emotions, motion, inspiration and face-to-face-encounter. A smile will anchor down deep in your heart forever.

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our Speakers

We proudly present our highly esteemed speakers and performers not only from Europe, but also from the Near and Far East, such as Israel, Bahrain, India and Japan, from North and South America, such as Venezuela, Mexico, USA, Canada and even from Australia!

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Frankfurt Am Main

located in the heart of germany and europe

The Mayor of Frankfurt, Peter Feldmann, is the patron of the 1st Global Laughter Yoga Conference. The city at the river Main attracts many people from around the world. The International Airport is centrally located in Europe and offers ideal connections to 297 cities in 104 countries. In Frankfurt history meets modern zeitgeist. Cozy rooms called Ebbelwoi pubs next to skyscrapers of the booming financial district dominate the cityscape. Here is the oldest Laughter Club in Germany  -  we've come full circle.

The city of Frankfurt has fascinating historical sights and museums. The "Römer", the Emperor's Cathedral and the St. Paul's Church, the cradle of democracy, are world famous. The Frankfurt residents are particularly proud of their most famous son, the polymath Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

The popular districts Sachsenhausen and Bornheim invite with its romantic streets, old houses, small cafes, wine bars and multicultural restaurants for a cozy stop by.

The famous shopping street "Zeil" in the city and many shops in other streets offer everything your heart desires. A lot of international hotels, hostels and private accommodation to suit all budgets welcome guests from around the world.

he inventor of Laughter Yoga, Dr. Madan Kataria, presented Laughter Yoga in this German city to the public for the first time.

He accepted an invitation from Michael Berger, an entrepreneur and art collector from Wiesbaden, who is dedicated to rescue laughter and humor.

It is thanks to him that Laughter Yoga came to Germany as early as 1999. A historical place for Laughter Yoga enthusiasts.

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