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Delhi government has recently launched a "Happiness Curriculum", for students of nursery to Class 8
in government schools, this will add a 'happiness' period of 45 minutes.
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"Happiness Curriculum" launched under the presence of Dalai Lama is designed and prepared by a team of 40
Delhi government teachers, educators and volunteers over a period of six months.
Under the new Curriculum, a 45 minutes 'happiness' period will be added and every class will start with a a
five-minute meditation session. The new curriculum will help to ensure sound physical and mental health of
students and will try to solve problems caused by negative and destructive emotions like anger, hatred and jealousy.