Every religious tradition encourages us to be joyful and celebrate. Here are examples:

  • Geri Larkin in Tap Dancing in Zen presents a story about why the Dalai Lama laughs so much.
  • In Simple Living, Native American teacher Jose Hobday reveals how she came to enjoy applause.
  • Victoria Moran in Shelter for the Spirit gives a description of an unusual birthday celebration — for Mozart!

More Teaching Stories/Scenes about Joy