5 Blessings Of Thanksgiving | Aha!NOW

Thanksgiving is all about gratefulness, happiness, and togetherness. It’s a day to express your gratitude to your loved ones, friends, and everybody else. This indirectly brings us happiness and peace. However, there are more blessings of thanksgiving that even help us remain healthy besides making us more happy. Here are some of the wonderful thanksgiving blessings that make this celebration a very special one. ~ Ed.


When you count your blessings, make sure you count in Thanksgiving too! It’s not only a wonderful day but a fantabulous concept.

Though Thanksgiving is a beautiful Christian event, you’ll find a day to give thanks in almost all cultures, societies, and religions. (By the way , Thanksgiving is celebrated in about nine countries around the world in some form or the other.)

Why is that? What is so special about giving thanks?

It is obvious that human beings all around the world, irrespective of their sex, caste, color, and creed know about the power of being thankful.

Quoting directly from a Harvard Medical School mental health letter, gratitude is strongly and consistently associated with greater happiness.

Gratitude helps people feel positive emotions, enjoy good experiences, improve their health, deal with adversity, and build strong relationships.

Aren’t these wonderful blessings? Thanks to thanksgiving, you can have it all!

Being thankful is nothing but being grateful. It is the power of gratitude that makes thanksgiving so special.

Thanksgiving was founded as a religious observance for all the members of the community to give thanks to God for a common purpose.

In this post, I’m going to analyze and discuss the benefits and blessings of thanksgiving from a general, comprehensive, and non-religious perspective.

“If [thankfulness] were a drug, it would be the world’s best-selling product with a health maintenance indication for every major organ system,” ~ Dr. P. Murali Doraiswamy, Duke University Medical Center

Family at Thanksgiving Dinner

The Wonderful Thanksgiving Blessings

I consider thanksgiving as an act or event of gratitude that may be expressed to God or towards people, things, and events.

In fact, I believe in giving thanks every time to everybody, everything, and every event. I’m so grateful to life in general, and you too!

If you read an earlier post on this blog titled “Why We Need to Express Gratitude”, you’ll know that gratitude is an inner benevolent feeling that makes us beautiful.

Honestly, your positive thoughts and kind feelings help…

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