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Dr. Kataria


Born on 31st December 1955, Dr. Madan Kataria, is a qualified Physician in Allopathic system of medicine, practicing in Mumbai (India) for the past 20 years. He was ex-registrar Jaslok Hospital and Research centre Bombay in Internal Medicine and Cardiology. Popularly known as the merry medicine man from India, the Guru of Giggling (London Times), he is the pioneer of laughter clubs movement all over the world has developed a new technique of group Laughter based on yoga.

At present there are more than 5,000 Laughter Clubs in India, USA, Canada, Australia, UK, Ireland, Germany, France, Italy, Belgium, Switzerland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Portugal, Singapore, Malaysia, Dubai, Israel, Hong Kong and Vietnam.

His innovative concept has been widely accepted all over the world and appeared in prestigious publications like National Geographic, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Daily Telegraph (UK) and many others. Laughter clubs were also featured on BBC, CNN, NHK (Japan), ABC news (USA) and many other television networks all over the world.

Dr. Kataria is a corporate consultant for holistic health and “Stress Management through Laughter and Humour” to a number of National and Multinational companies. He has conducted workshops and seminars in USA, Canada, Europe, Switzerland, Australia, Singapore and Dubai. Some of the multinational companies and organizations are: UBS Bank in Switzerland, Hewlett Packard (HP) in Copenhagen, Denmark, SAS Airlines, Sweden. Volvo Automobiles, Sweden. Corporate Training, Australia. Ministry of Manpower and Social Welfare, Singapore Govt., Western Australian Parliament, Emirates Bank and Emirates Airlines, Dubai (UAE), Giordano – Hong Kong & Middle East., Glaxo Pharmaceuticals (India).

A well-known speaker he frequently appears on television and radio for health talk. Eminent social worker involved in a number of social projects. Author of ‘‘Laugh For No Reason’’ and a family health guide ‘‘Self - Medication, How Useful, How Harmful


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