Everyone who meets Dr. Santosh Sahi is always touched by her vibrant and energetic personality. Although she is formally retired from an outstanding career spanning forty years in the field of Gynaecology, she is busier than ever. This remarkable lady has gone on to found The Delhi Academy of Laughter Yoga and is a Laughter Ambassador for the International Movement of Laughter, whose mission is to promote health, happiness and world peace through laughter.
In 2009 Dr. Sahi attended Certified Teacher Training with Dr. Madan Kataria, the Founder of Laughter Yoga, and is now so passionate about this wonderful therapy, that at 07:30 every morning, she begins her day facilitating Laughter Yoga sessions at two different schools. Later, she conducts a further two sessions at either a mental hospital or a cancer rehab centre where she brings fun, play and dance to patients of all ages and their care givers. On alternate days, she visits Tihar Prison, where she is warmly and enthusiastically received by the officers and inmates.
She feels that Laughter Yoga has brought a lot of love and happiness into her life which she wants to share, not only with those closest to her, but with people from all walks of life.