"My Day With Myself" - a fun-filled and memorable day out for Indian Women in Kuwait

IIK Staff Reporter; Photo: Anwar Sadath Thalasserry
Sunday, March 19, 2017

Indian Women In Kuwait (IWIK) under the guidance of community portal IndiansinKuwait.com, celebrated International Women's Day with an unique and fun filled picnic "My Day With Myself" at a Farm House on Friday, 17th March 2017.



The whole day event at the farm house included Games, Laughter Yoga, Discussion on Handling Stress, Dumb Charades, Relaxation Techniques, Music, Dance, Food and Refreshments.



The morning session was filled with Games and Laughter Yoga and the afternoon session had Relaxation, Talk on How to live with stress, Music and Dance. Laughter Yoga and Relaxation was conducted by Lakshmi Mankala, certified yoga instructor, registered with Alliance USA, Naturopath and Yoga Therapist.



The Laughter Yoga session started with gentle warm-up techniques and then an uncontrollable laughter in various forms like "milkshake" laugh, Soup Laugh, Electric Shock laugh,rope pulling laugh, Appreciation Laughter, Argument Laughter etc.. Started as a forced laughter soon turned into real and contagious laughter. Women just enjoyed the uncontrollable laughter.



Talk on How to live with stress was conducted by Dr Navniit Gandhi, where she with examples explains how one can reduce their stress and lead a happy life. It was an informative talk.



Women relished Delicious Food at the event which was served by Oriental Restaurant. The travel to the Farm house and back was arranged in a special luxury KGL Bus.



The whole day event gave women a day to socialize , network with each other and also have great fun. Large number of Indian women from all walks of life attended the event, organised by IWIK.



The event's Hospitality Partner was Oriental Restaurant, Logistic Partner was KGL and supported by Indiansinkuwait.com.



Indian Women In Kuwait (IWIK) is an unifying place for the Indian women residing in Kuwait, wherein the members shall learn a bit; gain a bit; have a little fun; and express themselves and their skills. Earlier IWIK Team has successfully organized a series of offline and online events such as the Rangoli Competition, X-Mas Tree Contest, Live cookery show by Tarla Dalal, Kuwait Darshan, Blood Donation Camp, Methai Contest, ICE - In Case Of Emergency workshop , MAA - Pre and Post Natal Care Seminar and a range of other competitions and programs.



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Grace Saju
Posted on Monday, March 20, 2017

It was simply superb......!!! What stood out was the facility, care and feel...Organizers did an amazing job of ensuring all had a good time..Hats off to IWIK Team....Really enjoyed every moment, especially laughter yoga, dance and the talk on stress. Expecting more and more such events in the future....Thanks to one and all....!!!

Asha Agrawala
Posted on Monday, March 20, 2017

Thank u IWIK for organizing such a beautiful fun filled day for ME and ME alone ! My second experience with you has given me complete joy and happiness . I have made a family on foreign land with like minded friends where age etc is no barrier ! Shall look forward to more such get togethers soon ! Dear Reshmi, Deepika Helen Navneet and our sponsors Oriental Resturants and KGL...Can't thank you enough for all that we gained in those few hours of being together ! Last but not the least we need to thank each one of us without whose participation this would not be a success . And I must say the energy each one exhibited was commendable !

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