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NBC Nightly News: San Francisco Schools Transformed By The Power Of The Quiet Time Program

NBC on TM in Schools
12/31/2014

Can Transcendental Meditation help at-risk students reduce stress and learn better? NBC Nightly News reports on several schools in San Francisco where over 1,800 students, faculty, and administrators practice the stress-reducing, evidence-based Transcendental Meditation technique—with remarkable results. Read more

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Jim Carrey In Iowa? University Featuring Transcendental Meditation Scores Big With Commencement Speaker

05/25/2014

The 2014 graduates of Maharishi University of Management were treated to an extraordinary commencement address, filled with equal measures of both wit and wisdom, by the award winning actor, comedian, author and humanitarian, Jim Carrey. Read more

Getting Free Of Depression And Anxiety — One Woman’s Journey

03/05/2014

For more than a decade of my life, I struggled with debilitating anxiety, panic attacks and depression. And, like millions of people around the world, I longed to discover a magic pill to cure my ills and promise me nirvana. Read more

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Transcending And The Brain — New Research

02/18/2014

With millions of Americans practicing some form of yoga and/or meditation, research is advancing on the ultimate goal of these practices — transcendence.
This new article, Transcendental experiences during meditation practice, provides insights into research on individuals experiencing higher states of consciousness. Read more

New Volume of Research on Transcendental Meditation

11/30/2013

“Scientific Research on the Transcendental Meditation and TM-Sidhi Program: Collected Papers, Volume 7” is about to be released. It provides a wonderful resource for those investigating the ever-growing evidence of benefits results from the daily practice of the Transcendental Meditation technique.” Read more

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“How Transcendental Meditation Changed My Life”

11/18/2013

Thought you’d enjoy this recent blog by Madison Stephens, a New York-based fashion blogger who talks about her personal experience with Transcendental Meditation. Read more

“On a Mission”—Spreading TM to Create Global Change

11/05/2013

The following appeared on September 30th on Maria Shriver’s website in a section devoted to “Architects of Change.” It was written by Bob Roth, the Executive Director of the David Lynch Foundation for Consciousness-Based Education and World Peace. Read more

Stress, the Brain, and Student Life:
A Researcher’s Reflections (Part 2)

11/01/2013

The following is the second part of an interview with Fred Travis, Ph.D., Director of the Center for Brain, Consciousness, and Cognition at Maharishi University of Management. Read more

Stress, the Brain, and Student Life: 
A Researcher’s Reflections (Part 1)

10/29/2013

Dr. Travis is the author of more than 50 research papers that investigate the relation between brain wave patterns, conscious processes, states of consciousness, and meditation practice. He regularly teaches undergraduate and graduate courses, gives seminars, and speaks at conferences around the world on brain development. Read more

WOMEN. MEDITATION. STRESS. – NYC Conference Highlights

10/15/2013

On Tuesday, October 8, at the Paley Center for Media in New York City, a standing-room-only crowd of 350 professionals gathered to hear ten women leaders in business, media, education and social services discuss the impact of their Transcendental Meditation practice for reducing stress and stress-related disorders while improving health, creativity and performance. Read more

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