Meditation is a method where an individual operates or educates the mind or generates a mode of consciousness, either to realize some advantage or for the mind to just recognize its material without ending up being related to that material, or as an end in itself.

The term meditation describes a wide range of techniques that includes techniques designed to promote relaxation, construct interior power or vital force (qi, ki, prana, etc.) and establish empathy, love, perseverance, generosity, and also forgiveness. An especially enthusiastic type of meditation aims at easily continual single-pointed focus meant to allow its specialist to appreciate an indestructible sense of health while engaging in any life activity.

Meditation is seen by a number of scientists as potentially among the most effective forms of stress and anxiety reduction. While anxiety decrease techniques have been cultivated as well as studied in the West for roughly 70 years, the information shows that they are not consistently reliable.


Visit these Meditation Centers in Boston:

Stress Reduction Program
89 South St
Boston, MA 02111

Shambhala Meditation Center
646 Brookline Ave
Brookline, MA 02445

Zen Center
288 Norfolk St
Cambridge, MA 02139

Boston Meditation
48 Massachusetts Ave
Arlington, MA 02474

Kadampa Meditation Center
360C Centre St
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Insight Meditation Center
331 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02139