07 Feb / Why Are Fijians The Happiest People On The Planet?
In a recent international survey it was found that the native Fijians are amongst the happiest people in the world. Without the affluence of Western society, how is it that a native people who seem to live in poverty compared to the West, are actually more happy and content?
A deeper look at their close-knit sense of community and family, coupled with their deep roots in ancient traditions and their relationship with their land, holds some of the clues as to why the descendants of a native culture are somewhat better off than the rest of the modern world.
Isolation from the rest of the world and imperialist domination has protected the native Fijian