Money, power, sex, globalization, ecological ruin: we are a world gone mad with buying things which have no purpose other than to satisfy our need to consume. Trends driven by film star fashionistasand unseen marketing moguls always tell us we are less, and that we need to buy more to be happy. The money, meanwhile, flows unevenly throughout the planet, causing injustice and misery. Yet some of the poorest in material are richest in spirit. I ask: what do we really need to be happy?