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Weekend Therapy: Embrace Joy and Fulfilment on Your Days of Rest

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Come Friday, I start my weekend, the most-awaited day of my life. After a long and busy week, it provides a much-needed opportunity to unwind, rejuvenate, and engage in activities that bring joy and fulfilment. However, we sometimes find ourselves clueless as to how to make the most of these precious days. Let’s explore the key takeaways from the concept of “weekend therapy” and discover ways to enjoy the weekends to the fullest.

Community and Charity Activities

Engaging in community and charity activities not only provides a sense of fulfilment and purpose but also allows you to make a positive impact in the lives of others. Here are some ways to get involved in community and charity activities during your weekends.

  • Volunteer at local organizations,
  • Participate in fundraising events for good causes,
  • Support local causes,
  • Mentorship and tutoring (knowledge and skill-sharing),
  • Environmental initiatives,
  • Spread kindness.

It tops this list, as it remains close to my heart, because community and charity activities can be tailored to your interests and skills. Find a cause or organization that resonates with you, and dedicate your time and energy to making a difference. By participating in these activities during your weekends, you not only contribute to the betterment of society but also experience personal growth and fulfilment.

This was big, yet, you can find a few smaller things to try on your weekend, as everyone wants to take longer naps!

Digital Detoxification

Disconnect from the constant stream of technology and give yourself a break from the digital world. Make a conscious effort to limit your screen time and keep gadgets at bay for as long as possible. This allows you to be fully present and immerse yourself in other activities that bring you joy and fulfilment.

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Mohd. Ziyaullah Khan is the Content Head of a Digital Marketing Agency in Nagpur, a social entrepreneur, activist and author

Mohd Ziyaullah Khan

Mohd. Ziyaullah Khan is the Content Head of a Digital Marketing Agency in Nagpur, a social entrepreneur, activist and author