These days we hear lots of discussion about the mantras used for meditation. Many people say a random word is greatest, others advocate the universal sound Aum or Om. However, what about the mantras used within the Transcendental Meditation technique? Are they generic or special? Secular or religious? Useless or effective? And where do they come from
Boosting memory, sense of self, empathy, and stress A team of researchers led by Dr. Lazar, a neurologist and instructor at Harvard medical school, has discovered that meditating for just 8 weeks can fuel grey-matter in the hippocampus and promote brain ‘growth’. More specifically, the practice of meditation can spark measurable changes in brain regions […]
Firstly, it is important to say that before attempting to use any of the Techniques for inducing an Out of Body Experience, you should be fully-relaxed in mind and body. Out-of-Body-Experience.info contains lots of information and tips in order to reach the desired state of mind. Inducing an Out of Body Experience is not something […]
In the beginning, as far back as we remember, our home islands were not islands at all as they are today. They were part of a peninsula that jutted out from the mainland and we roamed freely throughout the land without having to get in a boat like we do today. Then Garnguur, the seagull […]
Most of North America’s megafauna—mastodons, short-faced bears, giant ground sloths, saber-toothed cats and American camels and horses disappeared close to 13,000 years ago at the end of the Pleistocene period. The cause of this massive extinction has long been debated by scientists who, until recently, could only speculate as to why. A group of scientists, […]
The graphic shows the vast swathe of our planet that geologists call the Younger Dryas Boundary Field. The tell-tale traces of multiple impacts by the fragments of a giant comet have been found across this huge “fingerprint”, spanning North America, Central America, parts of South America, most of Europe and parts of the Middle East […]
Superclusters – regions of space that are densely packed with galaxies – are the biggest structures in the Universe. But scientists have struggled to define exactly where one supercluster ends and another begins. Now, a team based in Hawaii has come up with a new technique that maps the Universe according to the flow of galaxies across space. Redrawing the boundaries of the cosmic map, they redefine our home supercluster and name it Laniakea, which means ‘immeasurable heaven’ in Hawaiian.
Tony Crisp, Prevent Disease | Are you the same person now that you were fifteen years ago? In fact, are you the same person you were just seven years ago? Most of us have heard the old saying that every cell in the body is changed over a period of seven years; but recent investigation […]
Anybody who has tried to do this knows just how hard it really is to realize. There are lots of different meditation techniques that can be used to realize this form of mental rejuvenation and raise grey matter.
If you’re interested to learn how to meditate, a great way to start is to enroll in meditation courses where you can learn simple meditation techniques. If you want to learn by yourself in your home, it’s helpful to look for self-help books or other resources where you can find a beginners guide to meditation that you can follow.
Many of us seem to think that being spiritual means we have to be religious. Just because you aren’t directly affiliated with a specific religion doesn’t mean you shouldn’t strive to be more spiritual. The whole concept of spiritual awareness isn’t all about connecting with a higher divine power, but also connecting with nature and […]
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What if everything you’ve been taught about the origins of civilization is wrong? Be it that certain pieces of our history have been intentionally hidden, or that we have yet to discover and realize the true story of our past, new archaeological and geological discoveries are revealing that sophisticated civilizations have likely existed in prehistoric […]
A group of international neuroscientists and robotics engineers have discovered for the first time that human brains can indeed ‘talk’ directly to one another, even from thousands of miles away. A brain-to-brain communication study conducted in coordination with Harvard Medical School has proven that extrasensory mind-to mind interaction can happen over great distances by leveraging […]
There are so many mental and physical benefits that meditation brings into your life. Though meditation will take a little practice, it is not as complicated as you would think! Here are some easy pointers on getting started: 1. Sit in a comfortable position. Find someplace quiet and devoid of distractions. Turn off your cell […]
It is really possible to possess a lighter and more dynamic self once we release these things which have been holding us back. Now transfer your consciousness down along the upper arms, lower arms to each of the fingers, one by one.
Be vigilant about keeping your attention away from any negative thoughts or emotions. Establish Your Self Using Law of Attraction Affirmations. Basically, affirmations are where you either visualize, vocalize or write out goals in a positive manner. All activity is carried out by the subconscious mind which is the creative faculty. Unfortunately (and the good […]
And once you are in your meditation posture, you just begin to breathe – breathing in and breathing out. You do not have to breathe in a certain way – just be aware that you are breathing. Be aware of breathing in and be aware of breathing out. Meditation is a way of focusing your […]
I learned how to meditate as a way to help manage my epilepsy. A daily routine of meditation helped me reduce the number of seizures I had and, thus, increased my quality of life. The fact that meditation ended up providing me with other benefits over the years came as an unexpected bonus. A very […]
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Researchers from a number of the country’s most esteemed medical centers have found within their studies that meditation can influence the depth of the cortical tissue within the brain. This kind of change is critical in how the tissue is then able to process sensory, cognitive, and emotional responses. So, what’s the main goal of […]