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 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 →
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?
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 →
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?
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 →
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 … Continue reading →
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 →
High school: it can be the best, but also the most stressful time in your life (although college can be better, but more stressful). Can there be a way to end the whole “stressful” part? Students today have to deal with school, tests, homework, clubs, sports, preparing for college, drama … Continue reading →
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