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Laughter Yoga

2014.03.11 - Hartford, Ct - (L-R) Cheyenne Wilson, Michael Franklin and Ebony Green meditate after a Laughter Yoga class at ArtSpace Hartford. Asked by instructor Laura Le to describe how they felt during a class-closing exercise, answers ranged from "relaxed," "very much less stress," "invigorated," and "peaceful." Laughter Yoga was created in the mid-1990Õs by Dr. Madan Kataria, in Mumbia, India, has grown to include 6,000 laughter clubs in 65 countries. Mark Mirko / Hartford Courant