Modern Meditations-Meditation Music that sounds familiar

Modern Meditations takes some famous rock songs, and transforms them into meditation music. What, don’t think that’s possible? Check the video below when they do Guns n’ Roses’ “Knocking on Heaven’s Door”

They also do artists such as Nirvana, U2, The Beatles, Radiohead, The Rolling Stones, R.E.M. … Continue reading

Tips to Meditate Regularly

Generally, when a meditator gets more into their meditation practice, they want to meditate everyday! Easier said than done, as life gets in the way, or you feel like you need to do other, more important things than meditate. So how can we become more motivated to meditate more often?

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Binaural Beats: What are they and can they help you?

Beginners in meditation may wonder: I wish there was an effortless way to get deeper into my meditation. There may be a way for this wish to come true through binaural beats. Binaural beats are sounds played through stereo headphones. They are actually at two different frequencies, but the brain … Continue reading

The “Right Way” to Meditate

Online, you will see websites and youtube videos that say “Meditate the right way” or “The right way to meditate.” They usually then give you a technique and instructions. Is this, however, the right way to meditate?

The way I see it is this. There is no universal “right way” … Continue reading

Meditation Vs. Sleep

When a meditator asks a non-meditator whether or not they meditate, they will occasionally joke by saying “Yes, every night, I zone out for about 8 hours.” In other words, they say that meditation is simply a form of sleep. Although they both recharge and relax the body, sleep and … Continue reading

What you can sit on for meditation?

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Generally when someone sits and meditates, they sit on something soft. This something can be an old pillow, or a folded up blanket. Now these can work fine for a meditator-as long as he or she is comfortable. … Continue reading

Tips for High School

My last post, before my vacation, about whether or not schools should introduce meditation into their curriculum made me think “Schools are probably not going to introduce meditation within the next month, so how can high school less stressful than it needs to be?” I’ve been through high school, and … Continue reading