Meditation

On Meditation : Documenting the Inner Journey

ON MEDITATION is an evolving series of portrait films that explore the deeply personal practice of meditation. Practiced for thousands of years, meditation is at once profound and simple:  the focused attempt to move beyond conditioned “thinking” into a deeper […]

Consciousness, Meditation

Brain Pulse Music

Masaki Batoh, musician formerly of the band Ghost and currently also an acupuncturist, conceived of the Brain Pulse Music Machine (BPM Machine) made to translate brain waves into sound waves which the wearer can learn to control to make music. […]

Meditation

Tonglen Guided Meditation by Tulku Tsori Rinpoche

The Tonglen meditation is a Tibetan Buddhist practice for overcoming the fear of suffering and for dissolving the tightness of our heart. Primarily it is a method for awakening the compassion that is inherent in all of us.

Meditation

Matthieu Ricard – The Art of Meditation

Matthieu Ricard is a Buddhist monk, an author, translator, and photographer. He has lived, studied, and worked in the Himalayan region for over forty years. The son of French philosopher Jean-François Revel and artist Yahne Le Toumelin, Matthieu was born […]

Meditation

Brain Plasticity and Transcendental Meditation

In this video, Dr Fred Travis explains what happens to the brain when someone practices the Transcendental Meditation technique. All experiences changes the brain and nothing changes the brain like transcending. The quality of the functioning of your brain determines the […]

Meditation

Eckhart Tolle on Meditation

Eckhart is a spiritual teacher and author who was born in Germany and educated at the Universities of London and Cambridge. At the age of 29, a profound inner transformation radically changed the course of his life. The next few […]

Meditation

Headspace

Headspace is a project designed to demystify meditation. Using the wonders of science and technology, we make it easy-to-learn, fun-to-do, and relevant to your everyday life. www.getsomeheadspace.com

Consciousness, Meditation

David Lynch on Consciousness, Creativity and the Brain

The beauty of Transcendental Meditation is that it gives effortless transcending. It is not a trying form of meditation, not concentration, nor contemplation. It is a unique form of meditation, a mental technique, an ancient form of meditation brought back […]

Meditation

Power of Meditation: Qigong Master Chi Energy

Qigong, chi kung, or chi gung (气功 or 氣功) (pronounced “chee-gung”, literally “life energy cultivation”) is a practice of aligning breath, movement, and awareness for exercise, healing, and meditation. With roots in Chinese medicine, martial arts, and philosophy, qigong is […]