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The 6 Major Benefits I’ve Experienced In The Four Months Since I Learned Transcendental Meditation

Matthew Poulton

“I was struggling to handle all of the stress that life was throwing at me… I found myself only able to truly succeed in one aspect of my life at a time – at the expense of other parts. Now that I meditate twice a day…” Read more


An Interview With A Doctor: Do You Recommend Transcendental Meditation To Your Patients?


Dr. Charlotte Bech explains when and why she recommends the Transcendental Meditation technique to her patients, and what happens after they learn. Read more

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Mind Medicine – Ours Magazine On Transcendental Meditation


An Ours Magazine contributor explores different types of meditations and their personal experience learning the TM technique. Read more

Jerry Yellin

The Trauma Of War And What Comes After: A Fighter Pilot On Finding Purpose And Inner Peace


For Jerry Yellin, it began with a radio blaring, “Pearl Harbor attacked by the Japanese!” 30 years later, it finally ended when he learned the Transcendental Meditation technique and began to heal from PTSD. Read more

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The Modern-Day, Generic Meditator – Who It Is And How To Tell If You’re One


Gone are the days when you could pick a meditator out of the crowd based on their clothing, hairstyle, or profession. Read more

Megan Fairchild

Finding The Courage To Take The Leap From Ballet To Broadway


Acclaimed ballet dancer turned Broadway star reflects on the differences of the two professions, the stress involved, and how the Transcendental Meditation technique has helped her to cope, grow, and enjoy. Read more

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Inspiring Tweets From 2014


One of the greatest parts of my job is reading personal experiences – each one makes me smile! For those of you who aren’t scouring the Twittersphere like I am, here are some highlights. I hope they make you smile, too! Read more

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Pro Soccer Coach Uses Transcendental Meditation To Stay Focused During High-Stress Situations


“There came a time when I was too stressed out to enjoy doing what I actually love the most in this world – my job.” Read more

Photo: Dustin Aksland

Meet Bob: The Man Who Teaches Meditation To Middle-School Students, Celebrities, And The Homeless Alike


Bob Roth talks about his beginnings with the Transcendental Meditation technique and how it “blossomed into a calling to help people around the world.” Read more

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9 Things I Notice When I Stop Meditating


Sometimes my conventional instincts overshadow what I know from experience to be true, but I always come back to my regular Transcendental Meditation practice, because, not to give anything away, without it, I start feeling less awesome. Read more.

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