Komali MeDi Clown Academy was founded in 2013 by Fif Fernandes and Hamish Boyd out of a need to train people to bring more joy and reduce stress, lower suicide, eradicate domestic violence, increase academic standings and increase healing times.

Komali MeDi Clown Academy offers training programs that integrate the joy of Therapeutic Clowning, Laughter, and Humour, with scientific research and indigenous clowning.

Komali in Tamil means village fool

MeDi is derived from the Latin ars medicina, meaning the art of healing
Komali MeDi Clown Academy, is unique in its practice and scope. It is a social entrepreneurial service based in the international community of Auroville, India endorsed by UNESCO.
Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.

~ Victor Borge