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What is happiness?

What is happiness? We all feel it, but what IS it? Is it an experience? A manifestation of hard work? OR is it a state of being?

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    Mar 4 2012: i think happiness is not an experience..........its a mask of satisfaction..............real happiness is not in any thought,it is in your heart.....spiritual way of defining happiness is ditto as same as satisfaction.Like an man can look like an another individual by wearing his mask but the truth is he is not that individual.Happiness is just like that mask.

    let me give you an example..............in some poor families in India........if a mother just gets an breadcrumb for the supper she gives the whole bread to her innocent son and sleeps with an empty stomach feeling 'happy' that her son is not hungry.........that's the real happiness.........now think about it in that way and im sure you will get your answer

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