This Handbook is designed and developed by State Council of Educational Research Delhi (SCERT) and Directorate of Education, Govt. of NCT Delhi.
The 'Happiness Curriculum' launched by the Delhi government focuses on holistic education by including meditation, value education, and mental exercises in conventional education curriculum.
It has been introduced for the students of nursery to Class 8 in government schools from July 12. The new subject has been designed and prepared by a team of 40 Delhi government teachers, educators and volunteers over a period of six months.
Students across schools can expect a 'happiness' period of 45 minutes. The new curriculum will pave the way for physical and mental health well-being, solving problems caused due to negative and destructive emotions like anger, hatred and jealousy.
Honorable Deputy Chief Minister and Minister of Education, Govt. of NCT Delhi envisaged the Happiness Curriculum and provide constant guidance, through-provoking suggestion and encouragement at every level.