Right Brain Meditation

As many people know, your brain is made up of two hemispheres; your right and left hemisphere. Your left hemisphere controls the right side of your body, and your right hemisphere controls the left side of your body. The left hemisphere deals with logic, thinking in words, … Continue reading

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

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

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

Is Meditation Hard?

Learning meditation is not hard, a simple Google or Bing search can give you plenty of techniques. Even clicking the “Meditation Techniques” category on this page can give you techniques. However, many people say that they can’t practice meditation because “its too hard.” So is it … Continue reading