Archive for the ‘News’ Category

David Lynch And Rick Rubin On A Crusade For Inner Peace (Town & Country)

David Lynch by Ash Carter

Town & Country writer Ash Carter explores how the TM technique connects the lives of film director David Lynch and music producer Rick Rubin, who he dubs “The Wizards Of Weird.” Read more.


Meditate To Sharpen Your Assertive Edge – Financial Times


No need to worry about losing your “edge”. Those who practice the TM technique are finding it does quite the opposite – improving focus and creativity. Charles Wallace of the Financial Times discusses his own experience with stress and meditation. Read more

Dr. Rosenthal and Jerry Yellin

NBC Interviews A Veteran And A Psychologist On Overcoming PTSD With Transcendental Meditation


In a segment aired on Washington D.C.’s NBC4 News, WWII veteran Jerry Yellin and psychologist Norman Rosenthal discuss their experience with the TM technique and PTSD. Read more

Wall Street

Wall Street Is Taking To Transcendental Meditation Like Never Before, But Why?


Nicole Goodkind at The Daily Ticker explores the increasing pressures on stockbrokers and bankers, the growing concern over the epidemic of stress-related problems on Wall Street, and the role the Transcendental Meditation technique can play. Read more

Ringo Starr Peace And Love Award

Honoring Ringo Starr With Tribute Concert And Lifetime Of Peace And Love Award


On January 20th Ringo Starr will receive the “Lifetime of Peace and Love Award” from the David Lynch Foundation. The award will be part of an event taking place at the El Rey Theater in Los Angeles and will include a tribute concert featuring musicians Joe Walsh, Ben Harper, Brendan Benson, Bettye LaVette and Dave Stewart. Read more

Recovering From The Traumatic Stress Of Domestic Violence


At a recent conference in New York City leaders in business, social welfare and philanthropy came together to hear about the an initiative that is bringing the Transcendental Meditation technique to hundreds of women and children suffering from the traumatic stress of domestic violence. Read more

WOMEN. MEDITATION. STRESS. – NYC Conference Highlights


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


New Research on TM and Anxiety


Anxiety disorders are the most common mental health problem in the United States, affecting 40 million adults (about 18% of the population) and costing more than $42 billion a year. Anxiety is considered a negative mood disturbance that results from failure to predict, control, and obtain desired goals and is associated with dysfunctional cognition, behavior, and physiologic over-activity. Read more

TM reduces PTSD among active duty US Army, says new research


I know from my experience in Iraq just how stressful deployments can be. Last week a new survey conducted by Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) found that 1 in 3 post-9/11 veterans has considered suicide. Read more

New Study Finds Transcendental Meditation Boosts Student Grades, Graduation Rates


A new study published in the June 2013 issue of the journal Education (Vol. 133, No. 4)* shows practice of the Transcendental Meditation technique was associated with higher graduation rates, compared to controls. Read more

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