Day 79 of 365 Things to Do in Panama
Day 79 of 365 Things to Do in Panama. Smile at Everyone you See - it's International Happiness Day.
The International Day of Happiness was introduced by the General Assembly of the United Nations during 2012 and was celebrated for the first time in 2013. Through seminars and educational tips and tools, the aim is to educate and increase public awareness of the benefits of happiness.
Panama ranks among the happiest countries in the world.
For everyone, the day is a useful reminder that in general happiness does not necessarily come from buying and consuming, or from being famous or glamorous – but often from friends, family and emotional well being.