5 Sept Vellore India: Clowning in Hospitals

We woke up at 6.30am to be ready for 8am to go to the CMC Hospital. We had 4 auto rickshaws for the clowns. Balloons were tied to the rickshaws and we all looked very colourful. As we travelled through… Continue reading

Patch Adams: Global Outreach of Humanitarian Clowns

To be a clown is to realise love through humour.  Those of us who choose to clown to bring love and peace to the world, do so by example.  I recall Patch saying on the Healing with Humour… Continue reading

Laughter and Comedy: Is Laughter Transcendental?

This excerpt is from my paper ‘How Effective is Laughter and Comedy in Creating an Atmosphere of Positive Peace?’

Humour Transcending Opposition

The liberating energy of laughter transcends the instinct of fight or flight. Laughter transcends opposition, attains victory over… Continue reading

Laughter and Comedy: Humour Us

This is an excerpt from my paper ‘How Effective is Laughter and Comedy in Creating an Atmosphere of Positive Peace?

Humour indeed creates a safety value for society to let off steam and a channel for freedom.


From the… Continue reading

Mohandas Gandhi

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”



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