Of the past 3,400 years, humans have been entirely at peace for 268 of them, or just 8 percent of recorded history. At least 108 million people were killed in wars in the twentieth century.
- New York Times
ARE WE CALM?
Deaths in world per year (2010)
Traffic Accidents - 1,240,000
Homicide - 437,000
Military conflict - 55,000
- Progressive Economy-
ISN'T IT THE REASON?
What do you feel ?
Japan has one of the lowest rates of gun crime in the world. In 2014 there were just six gun deaths, compared to 33,599 in the US - BBC
STATS ABOUT JAPAN
Nearly 75% of Japanese Happy With Life, Over 50% Satisfied With Income - Poll
Simple way of living
Why Japanese Are So Calm?
"Japanese developed their way of life: living in harmony with nature, a philosophy that sits at the heart of Shinto, the ancient indigenous spirituality of the Japanese people… This belief system developed into a uniquely Japanese way of appreciating beauty today"
- Ikigai and other Japanese words to live by
Act, Don't React
Beauty in Asymmetry
Ephemeral Nature of Beauty
Beauty is not perfection. It depends on choice
Acting is what makes you happy, reacting is what makes you miserable
Feel the charm
before it is lost. Nothing is certain
There is no Means or Method
Value what is deep inside
Determination and Self-discipline
Many ways to the
what is hidden
OTHER JAPANESE PRACTICES THEY DO
IF One Can Do It, I Can Do It.If no one can do it I must do it
ATTITUDE of Japanese
Enjoy better health
You have clearer communication
You feel more in control of your emotions and your life