What is your Ikigai?

Ikigai (生き甲斐, pronounced [ikiɡai]) is a Japanese concept meaning “a reason for being”. Everyone, according to the Japanese, has an ikigaiThe term ikigai is composed of two Japanese words: iki (生き), referring to life, and kai (甲斐), which roughly means “the realization of what one expects and hopes for”. In the culture of Okinawa Japan, ikigai is thought of as “a reason to get up in the morning”; that is, a reason to enjoy life.

Fun project; First try filling these circles with words, next try fill with images and drawings. You’ll find that your visual version will bring out your imagination.

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