A Field Guide to Happiness - What I Learned in Bhutan about Living, Loving and Waking Up
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: In the West, we have everything we could possibly need or wantexcept for peace of mind.So writes Linda Leaming, a harried American who traveled from Nashville, Tennessee, to the rugged Himalayan nation of Bhutansometimes called the happiest place on Earthto teach English and unlearn her politicized and polarized, energetic and impatient way of life. In Bhutan, if I have three things to do in a week, its considered busy. In the U.S., I have at least three thingsto do between breakfast and lunch. After losing her luggage immediately upon arrival, Leaming realized that she also had emotional baggagea tendency toward inaction, a touch of self-absorption, and a hundred other trite, stupid, embarrassing, and inconsequential thingsthat needed to get lost as well.