Welcome to Yogi Sharon Q’s

Laughter Yoga Academy Ireland


Become an Internationally Registered Laughter Yoga Leader by training with
the Founder of Laughter Yoga Academy Ireland,
LYI Registered Laughter Yoga Teacher Trainer – Sharon Q. from Australia,
 trained in Nashik, India by Dr Madan Kataria, the Founder of Laughter Yoga.

What is Laughter Yoga ?

Would you like to bring more laughter and joy into your life? Laughter Yoga was made for you!

Laughter yoga is not comedy; it is a form of exercise that combines deep breathing techniques and laughter exercises,

  • which reduce stress
  • boost your immune system
  • and keep your mind positive

It is based on scientific studies that the body cannot differentiate between simulated and genuine laughter,so the physiological and psychological benefits are the same.

Why Laughter Yoga ?

Laughter Yoga is scientifically proven exercise routine to help you:

  • Reduce stress in your life
  • Improve your ability to cope with stress
  • Boost your immune system
  • Recover more quickly from many chronic conditions
  • Improve your Health & Happiness
  • Find your inner joy
  • Generally bring more positivity into your life
  • Laugh for no reason, even during your most challenging times

So many scientific studies around the world have now proven what our elders already knew and said to us – that laughter really is the best medicine!

Laughter Yoga 1-day Basic Learning Course

The first step in your Laughter Yoga journey is to complete the 1-day Basic Learning Course, this training will help you to live a more joyful and positive life by seeing the bright side of things, and develop the ability to laugh for no reason at any time you wish, even in your most challenging times.

This inspiring 1-day training is for everyone – there are no pre-requisites.  The 1-day Basic Learning Course is held at our Training Centre in North Co.Cork approximately every 2 months, and may also be scheduled on demand.

On completion of the 1-day Basic Learning Course you are eligible to progress to further study for the 2-day Certified Laughter Yoga Leader Training and Registration as an International Laughter Yoga Leader with Laughter Yoga International by Dr. Madan Kataria, Founder of Laughter Yoga.

Next 1-Day Basic Learning Course Saturday 10th February 2024








Laughter Yoga 2-day Leader Certification

Once you have completed your 1-day Laughter Yoga Basic Learning Course, you are then eligible to progress with further training as a Laughter Yoga Leader by completing the 2-day Laughter Yoga Leader Certification.  Training with us here at Laughter Yoga Academy you will be Registered with Laughter Yoga International as an International Laughter Yoga Leader including listing on the worldwide directory of Laughter Yoga Leaders!!

This inspiring 2-day training is held 3 times a year and also on demand.  Our next in-person 2-day Laughter Yoga Leader training will be scheduled for March 2024.

Next 2-day Leader Training Sat/Sun 30th/31st March 2024








Classes, Events & Retreats | Corporate & Public Events, Conferences & Festivals | Certified Laughter Yoga Training

Have you seen Laughter Yoga Dance?

Yogi Sharon Q. is a Registered International Laughter Yoga Trainer
Trained by the
Founder of Laughter Yoga Dr Madan Kataria

& Accredited with Laughter Yoga International


Hello & Welcome to
Ha-Ha Dance!

“A Bollywood style aerobic dancing and laughing.  A new fitness program which combines aerobic dancing, laughter exercises, and breathing exercises.  Which will make you feel fresh, and energized!  So simple, anyone can do it.”

– Dr Madan Kataria, Founder of Laughter Yoga 1995

Registered Training Provider with Dr. K’s Laughter University, India

Yogi Sharon Q. is Trained & Certified in India  by Dr. Madan Kataria who is the  Founder of the Laughter Yoga Movement

Laughing for No Reason

With Yogi Sharon Q.  from Australia


Flyers & Community Events

Laughter Yoga Dance in Neptune Stadium 2022


Yogi Sharon Q.

Ballyhooly, North Co.Cork

t: (021) 234 0220
m: 085 831 3437

Laughter Academy Ireland

Your home of happiness, laughter & positivity for the new millenium!

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