Are All Meditations the Same?

by Ann Purcell on August 25, 2015
How is Transcendental Meditation different From other forms of meditation? One of the most common questions I get asked is how Transcendental Meditation (TM) differs from other forms of meditation. There are many types of meditation on the market today. It seems that...
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New Study Shows Quiet Time Develops Resilience in Urban Youth

by Bibi Tran on August 18, 2015
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Transcendental Meditation can significantly reduce anxiety and increase resilience among urban youth, according to a new study conducted by WestEd, a highly respected educational research, development, and service agency. Regular meditators also showed significant increases in class attendance and even greater improvements...
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Future Leaders: TM’s Role in the Life of a Gates Foundation Millennium Scholar

by Jesse Thompson on July 01, 2015
One of the first David Lynch Foundation Quiet Time participants in Los Angeles, Marilu, 17 years old, graduated last week from Semillas Community Schools. She learned TM at her school as a freshman. On May 15th, 2015, she was  awarded a Gates Foundation Millennium Scholarship. Marilu talked with Jesse Thompson, the Assistant...
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Wounded Warrior Project Awards $125,000 to DLF Veterans Initiative

by Bibi Tran on June 11, 2015
The David Lynch Foundation (DLF) has received a $125,000 grant from Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) to provide the Transcendental Meditation (TM) technique to veterans who are affected by combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). WWP’s Grant Program, now in its fourth year,...
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