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Is it really worth slowing down? – Thoughts about slow life

For a lot of people the answer is clear, though it is probably not uniform, yes or no depends on the person answering. Yoga enthusiasts are nodding, those obsessed with work are shaking their head. One thing is certain though, we live fast. People of this age are characterised by global overwork, wasted wealth, loneliness enveloped in the likes of hundreds or thousands of friends and irresponsible behavior toward our environment. Posing as an alternative and as protest is the slow life movement. Since 1986, when journalist Carlo Petrini has founded the conceptual and spiritual basis of the movement by protesting – the movement has been gaining more popularity. People, small enterprises, companies and even whole cities have embraced this proactive and forward-thinking approach.   (more…)

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