Laughter is Medicine
"Laughter has opened me up and freed me, to be Me.." - Gerry
In today’s episode of Teachings In The Air, Gerry teaches us that Laughter is Medicine. He shares tales of laughter and how humor has been a long-present part of Indigenous communities. This episode delves into how laughing can help us by bringing joy and happiness, even the most difficult of times.
Gerry discusses what Indigenous humor means to him. His personal history and how laughter has been a part of some traditional values, even songs and gatherings. Gerry honors those who bring laughter to the people, he calls them "Laughter Healers." This episode informs us how humor has helped heal, bring joy, strengthen bonds for many of us. Laughter is Medicine is a look into one of the many ways we can heal and unite as a people.