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Bill O'Reilly Is A Believer In Meditation's Power To Change Lives (WATCH)

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 10.02.2014 | Healthy Living

What do David Lynch and Paul McCartney have in common? They're both devoted practitioners of Transcendental Meditation, and they both have a fan in Bi...

Petra Costa's Intimate Film Elena Uncovers Truths About Loss, Love and Catharsis

Kristin McCracken | Posted 07.30.2014 | Entertainment
Kristin McCracken

In its native Brazil, Elena broke records, becoming the most-seen documentary of the year; it also sparked a national conversation about some typically taboo topics.

How Transcendental Meditation Helped Me Through a Traumatic Experience

Harper Spero | Posted 06.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Harper Spero

In October 2013, my company produced a panel discussion for the David Lynch Foundation to encourage women to meditate and the reminder and importance ...

The Surprising Success Secret This Hedge Fund Founder Swears By

Posted 02.13.2014 | Healthy Living

"Meditation more than any other factor has been the secret to whatever success I've had," Ray Dalio, founder of the world's largest hedge fund, Bridge...

Evidence Shows Transcendental Meditation Has Real Health Benefits

Robert H. Schneider | Posted 04.09.2014 | Impact
Robert H. Schneider

Needless to say, I was surprised to see the recent headline in The Wall Street Journal: "Meditation Has Limited Benefits, Study Finds." I've been researching the effects of meditation on health for 30 years and have found that it has compelling benefits.

Please, Carry Omm

Pamela Peeke | Posted 04.02.2014 | Impact
Pamela Peeke

Effortlessly, I allowed myself to open my mind to all possibilities. Creative ideas arose. Self-forgiveness and compassion emerged.

Meditation and PTS: A Warrior's Story

Jake Clark | Posted 03.26.2014 | Impact
Jake Clark

To be clear, more returning Warriors from Iraq and Afghanistan have died from suicide than from injuries sustained in combat.

Norman E. Rosenthal: Meditation to Boost Morale, Performance and Creativity in Business

Norman E. Rosenthal | Posted 03.19.2014 | Impact
Norman E. Rosenthal

It occurred to me that one method, perhaps the most important, was being overlooked or, at the very least, deemphasized so as to be lost in the maelstrom of advice. I am referring, of course, to meditation.

What One Urban School District Can Teach the Country About Stress Relief

Linda Esposito, LCSW | Posted 03.04.2014 | Education
Linda Esposito, LCSW

While there's no silver bullet, San Francisco Unified boasts a unique approach to tackling the biggest threat to student achievement: stress.The Transcendental Meditation technique is simple, and easy to learn and implement.

How Transcendental Meditation Saved My Life

www.refinery29.com | Nov 17, 2013 12:00 PM | Posted 11.20.2013 | Healthy Living

Last week, with a nightcap of Bellocq White Wolf tea and my daily viewing of David Lynch’s cult '90s classic "Twin Peaks," I watched as Agent Cooper...

Choreographing Consciousness and Galvanizing Creativity

Lia Chavez | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Lia Chavez

Just as nature utilizes storms to collect disparate energies and ecologically regenerate, so also the artist synthesizes the complexities of human experience in the encounter with wholeness known as Art.

Ann Brenoff

The Guru Who Brought Meditation To Schools, Abuse Victims -- And Oprah

HuffingtonPost.com | Ann Brenoff | Posted 10.25.2013 | Fifty

If there was a perfect year in which to discover transcendental meditation, it might just have been 1968. That was the year that Bob Roth was a freshm...

David Lynch Honored by the Orange County Museum of Art

Judy Chang | Posted 08.10.2013 | Arts
Judy Chang

The Orange County Museum of Art recently honored acclaimed filmmaker and visual artist David Lynch at its annual Art of Dining event. Approximately 2...

What Is The Urgency Network?

Brandon Deroche | Posted 04.30.2013 | Impact
Brandon Deroche

If we want to move the zeitgeist forward, we have to see "giving back" in a more exciting and meaningful light than we did previously. We're optimistic that we're not too dumb to change the world, but instead we're just slightly... dare I say it... ignorant.

My Conversation With David Lynch (Video)

Dusty Wright | Posted 08.27.2012 | Home
Dusty Wright

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David Lynch Discusses Transcendental Meditation During D.C. Summit

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 05.04.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- David Lynch is known for making dark films, dark music and dark coffee. For the duration of these endeavors, he's also been practici...

Women, Violence and Meditation: Transcending Traumatic Stress

Jeanne Ball | Posted 06.09.2012 | Women
Jeanne Ball

Deep within us is the silent, transcendental field of our awareness, which remains untouched by life's negative impressions.

Oprah Winfrey And Other Celebs Who Embrace Transcendental Meditation

Posted 03.26.2012 | Healthy Living

The season premiere of Mad Men wasn’t the only newsworthy television last night. Oprah Winfrey’s “Next Chapter” also aired on her namesake net...

How Hippie Meditation Helps Us All

Leslie Hendry | Posted 02.06.2012 | Healthy Living
Leslie Hendry

David Lynch, the film director, is a long-time meditator and speaks about transcendental meditation (TM) with veracity and authenticity. His message is clear: TM practice reduces negativity. Who doesn't want that?

The Stress Release Technique That Ellen, Oprah And Russell Brand Have In Common

Stephen Collins | Posted 01.31.2012 | Healthy Living
Stephen Collins

What do I have in common with Ellen DeGeneres, Russell Brand, Oprah, David Lynch, Martin Scorsese, and Russell Simmons? Probably not all that much, but... we all practice TM, Transcendental Meditation.

Amanda Palmer Discusses the Launch of David Lynch Foundation Music

Brandon Deroche | Posted 09.11.2011 | Impact
Brandon Deroche

Playing music coincides directly with the essence of meditation, and therefore it's no surprise that the two are again linked with today's launch of the David Lynch Foundation's newest venture -- DLF Music's "Download for Good."

How to "Unstage" Duran Duran: Conversations With David Lynch and American Express' Jessica Igoe

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

This Wednesday night we'll see a convergence of David Lynch, Duran Duran, and American Express for the "Unstaged" concert series.

The Death of a Generation

Russell Simmons | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Russell Simmons

I feel a renewed commitment to bringing yoga to kids throughout the New York City public school system and throughout the country.

Why I Meditate

Russell Simmons | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Simmons

Two years ago, I visited a school in South Africa where all the students practiced Transcendental Meditation. It has changed my experiences in meditation and therefore my experiences in life.

"Change Begins Within": My Interview with David Lynch

Patricia Amaya | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Patricia Amaya

Lynch: "I was a painter and then I got into film -- things were going pretty good. I only had a surface happiness. Inside it was hollow. True happiness lays within."