IKIGAI.

is a Japanese concept that means "a reason for being." The word "ikigai" is usually used to indicate the source of value in one's life or the things that make one's life worthwhile.

Ikigai.

Like the Danish word hygge, there's no simple, direct translation into English for the Japanese word ikigai. It roughly means the "thing that you live for" or "the reason for which you get up in the morning." In a nutshell, it encompasses the idea that happiness in life is about more than money or a fancy job title. More..

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