09
SEPTEMBER

Quiet day

Quiet day is a day dedicated to a break we must take from the hustle and bustle of our daily lives. So time to put on those noise cancelling headphones and be quiet
fun facts
1
The average Americans and Italians suffer the highest noise exposure while Germany and The Netherlands are assessed as the quietest
2
One in 10 people blame their partner for making the most annoying noises the have to tolerate

History of Quiet day

Quiet day is celebrated on the 2nd Wednesday of September
During this day you are encouraged to simply not speak, maybe even not communicate at all
Quiet Day allows us to engage the work around us by removing mostly speech. Much like in the Indian practice of Vipassana (meaning “to see things as they really are) which comes from ancient Buddhist practices

Toings For Quiet day