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10 Things Every Meditator Should Know

A TM Primer and Quiz

When’s the best time to meditate? What’s the best position to sit in for TM practice? Is it possible to meditate even in a noisy place? What if I get sleepy? Why is the TM technique so easy compared to other techniques? What support is there after I take the course? I started TM to reduce stress—what’s the deal with “enlightenment”? Find Answers & Take the Quiz ►

TM Talks

June 12, 2022

The Principles and Practice for Achieving More in Life with Less Effort | 53:01

TM Founder Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, in a 1975 interview, talks about how regular practice of the TM technique develops higher states of consciousness and increases one’s ability to take on responsibility and achieve more with less stress and strain. Bob Roth, David Lynch Foundation CEO, and host Mario Orsatti discuss excerpts from this historic talk. This encore episode first aired on November 8, 2020.

Maharishi

June 5, 2022

The Relationship between the TM Technique and All Religions | 52:25

TM Founder Maharishi Mahesh Yogi was interviewed in 1971 about the relationship between religion and the TM technique. He explained that TM is a friend of all religions because transcending takes us to the universal field of pure consciousness. Bob Roth, David Lynch Foundation CEO, joins host Mario Orsatti to discuss excerpts from this beautiful talk. This encore episode first aired on September 6, 2020.

TM Talks

May 29, 2022

The Coherence Effect | 54:35

Jay Marcus, J.D., co-author of The Coherence Effect, discusses how TM practice and the Maharishi AyurVeda® program help us tap into the laws of nature that govern health, higher brain functioning, and well-being, and why generating coherence is critical to our health and growth. This encore episode first aired on October 25, 2020.

Business Success

May 22, 2022

Being Connected: Finding Your Self in the Beauty of Nature | 47:25

Wayne Foster, author and former health and business consultant, talks about the value of TM practice for business development. He also discusses how deepening our appreciation of the intelligence and creativity of nature can inspire us to protect our natural environment while stimulating our growth to higher states of consciousness.

Creativity & the Arts

May 15, 2022

Ending the War Within | 46:08

Tigran Nersisian, an award-winning filmmaker, discusses his career and the impact of his two years of TM practice on his professional and personal life. He also talks about his new documentary on the effects of the TM technique on the lives of those suffering from PTSD in a war-torn region of Armenia.

Maharishi

May 8, 2022

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi on the Tender Impulse of Love | 51:03

TM Founder Maharishi Mahesh Yogi talks about the essential nature of love and its all-pervading influence on the evolution of life in an historic video. Rhoda Orme-Johnson, Ph.D., a writer and retired literature professor of Maharishi International University, joined host Mario Orsatti to discuss this beautiful talk on Mother’s Day.

Better Health

August 2, 2018

20 Places to Meditate on the Go

It’s easy to find a spot to close our eyes for TM at home, but what about when we’re away all day or traveling? Here are 20 tried-and-true options, with more tips in the Comments. Share yours too!

Better Health

August 2, 2018

AA Co-Founder Bill Wilson, TM, and the 11th Step | 3:47

“I didn’t fully understand the 11th step until I started TM,” said Bill Wilson, legendary co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous, when he learned the TM technique.

Personal Growth

August 1, 2019

7 Easy Questions to Refresh Your TM Know-How

Congratulations on completing your TM course! We’d love to hear how it’s been helping you. And if your meditations don’t seem as easy or frequent now, a personal Checking with a TM teacher will help you re-experience and re-establish effortless TM practice. Until then, enjoy this easy Quiz to help refresh your TM basics!

Personal Growth

May 14, 2020

Strengthen Your TM Practice with TM Connect

Join the twice-daily Group Meditations with Bob Roth simply by calling in, and catch the wonderful wave of silence generated by 2,000 to 4,000 people meditating together on each call.

Enlightenment Series

August 2, 2018

How Transcending Optimizes Your Brain

What happens to our brains when we transcend? Do we experience a new state of consciousness? How does that help us realize our highest potential? In part 3 of his popular series, Dr. David Orme-Johnson tells the story of the revolutionary TM research that advanced the science of human potential.

Science & Research

November 29, 2016

How Does TM Differ from Mindfulness?

“Dear Dr. Orme-Johnson, I read a lot about mindfulness meditation in the news and on the Internet. How does the TM technique differ from mindfulness?”  —DT, Florida

Maharishi

January 16, 2021

A New Year’s Resolution to Help You Achieve All Your Resolutions | 6:44

“During meditation, we enliven that level of life which is the basis of all activity in the world. It’s by enlivening that basis of all life that we get the support of nature everywhere,” says Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, TM Founder.

Personal Growth

September 5, 2020

7 Tips for Feeling Good in Uncertain Times

Life can be challenging when everything has been turned upside down. Learn ways to find happiness in the midst of change from the head of the worldwide TM organizations, Tony Nader, M.D., Ph.D., M.A.R.R., in a replay of his recent Facebook talk—over 1 million views in the first week!

Better Health

September 5, 2020

20 Most Popular Articles on Your TM Practice, Health, Longevity, and Enlightenment

To celebrate our 50th issue we’ve collected reader favorites from the first four years of Enjoy TM News—the 20 most popular articles and videos in • Your TM Practice • TM Twice a Day • Health & Longevity • Personal Growth & Enlightenment. Let us know your favorites—and what you’d like to see in coming issues!

Personal Growth

February 28, 2020

10 Things Every Meditator Should Know

When’s the best time to meditate? What’s the best position to sit in for TM practice? Is it possible to meditate even in a noisy place? What if I get sleepy? Why is the TM technique so easy compared to other techniques? What support is there after I take the course? I started TM to reduce stress—what’s the deal with enlightenment? Find answers and take the Quiz.

Creativity & the Arts

December 9, 2019

Giving the Gift of Inner Peace | 20:06

The Friends of the TM Program provide scholarships for those who lack the resources to begin the TM technique on their own. We invite everyone to become part of this great initiative. The results are life-transforming for thousands.

TM in the News

November 1, 2019

“Silence the Violence” Concert Highlights + Women of Vision Awards, Dec. 3

The latest news from the David Lynch Foundation, from the packed-house benefit concert to teach TM to 10,000 children and families in Washington, D.C., to the upcoming Women of Vision Awards honoring Donna Karan, Deborah-lee Furness, and other remarkable humanitarians.

“If we expose our system to this profound rest every day at the same time, then the cycle of rest and activity and freshness gets established. All effort should be made to be regular in meditation.” —Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

TM Talks

TM for the Whole Family | 50:37

Maharishi

The Time-Tested Formula to Develop Cosmic Consciousness—Rest and Activity | 16:31

Vedic Knowledge

7 Self-Care Tips for Your Mind-Body Type

Vedic Knowledge

Music to Create Balance in Nature and Harmony in the World

Enlightenment Series

What Is the First Step to Realizing Higher States of Human Evolution?

Enlightenment Series

Cosmic Consciousness—Living the Fullness of Inner Silence and Bliss 24 Hours a Day

Enlightenment Series

Glorified Cosmic Consciousness—When Creation Glows with Beauty, Bliss, and Love

Enlightenment Series

The Ultimate Stage of Personal Growth: Supreme Enlightenment in Unity Consciousness

My Story

Why Didn’t I Do This 20 Years Ago?

“After just a few days of practicing TM, I noticed I was sleeping better, gaining greater insight into my studies, and felt calmer, less anxious, and more cheerful. I was filled with love for life, and just more relaxed,” writes Edward Nydle.
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