Archive for Meditation

Stop! Meditate…

We think we are awake, but we continue to live as if we are asleep, states Keerti in the Deccan Chronicle on January 10, 2017.

In Pursuit of Silence

In a clamouring world of ever growing noise, a meditative film makes the case for less noise pollution. Sandrine Ceurstemont writes in New Scientist on June 15, 2016.

Earworms and Meditation

Purushottama writes about a frequent experience many people have and offers some good advice.

Meditation Is No Commodity

More and more scientists and psychologist are researching the benefits of meditation, says Keerti in Asian Age, published on March 14, 2016.

Why Silence Is So Good For Your Brain

In a loud and distracting world, finding pockets of stillness can benefit your brain and body. Here are four science-backed reasons why, writes Carolyn Gregoire in The Huffington [...]

Destroy the World’s Noisiness!

[...] it all depends how much you trust your silence, how much you trust yourself, how much the silence is arising from your inner sources.

The Secret Superpower of Meditation

Marc Itzler writes about "meditation’s greatest gift."

Meditation Has to Become Almost Like a Wildfire

Osho says, "The society has no soul, you can change only the individual...."

Meditation is Simple

Marc explains the key attitudes about practicing meditation.

Why Man Is Not Meditative

"This is the reason why man is not meditative: The whole society forces him to be in a state of mind, not in a state of meditation."

Alternatives to Sitting Meditation

No longer the sole province of the hemp-swathed sprouting enthusiast, meditation's popularity has exploded across our collective faces...

Meditation, Compassion and Gratitude

Osho explains how gratitude arises out of compassion and is not directed towards anyone in particular.

Fact and Fiction About Meditation

Kaiyum analyses the alleged scientific conclusions and hype about a new book, The Buddha Pill.

People Are In A Hurry

I have come to know people who have meditated three days, and on the fourth day they ask,

Become a Full Moon Night

Purnima means full moon night - a full moon night of bliss.

Be Watchful

A visitor has been posted by the army from Nepal to Poona.

Four Stages of Meditation

Every day more and more people get attracted to meditation.

The 3 M’s: Mathematics, Music, Meditation

Osho talks about the trinity: mathematics, music and meditation.

Meditation Can Reshape Our Brains

Neuroscientist and meditator Sara Lazar displays brain scans that show meditation can actually change the size of key regions of our brain, improving our memory and making us more [...]

21-Day Experiment in Silence and Seclusion

Osho explains all the steps during the 21 day experiment in silence and what is bound to be experienced

Fear of Meditation

Madhuri describes her first encounter with meditation and the fear this creates (in all of us)

Meditation, Shaktipat and Healing

Osho answers direct questions about healing through meditation and the chemical effects on the body and mind, and the meaning of shaktipat

Meditation: In Search of the Miraculous

Osho answers questions of seekers about meditation, its effects on the body and mind, about the four stages of meditation