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Old 06-03-2012, 03:21 PM
 
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And nothing was added about TM.
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Old 07-14-2012, 06:31 PM
 
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I learned TM in May of this year. I had attempted various different forms of meditation in the past but I was not obtaining my desired outcome. After watching the Oprah Winfrey segment on TM I decided to try it. I had suffered from extreme insomina for over 10 years. Had tried every type of medication to help me sleep at night. Even with the medication I was lucky to get 4 hours a sleep at a time each night. Within 3 weeks of learning TM, I was sleeping through the night without any medication whatsoever! I am more focused at work, calmer (I'm very high strung) and a better appreciation of life. It just keeps getting better and better!
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Old 07-15-2012, 08:49 AM
 
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And nothing was added about TM.
Nor did you add anything yourself, if that's what you meant by that.

The fact that it's endorsed by celebrities gives it a cult-like association in my mind. I'll just go for the good old garden variety when I choose to do it, which isn't as often as I would like it to be. I heard once that prayer is talking to God and meditation is listening to God. Sounds good and I don't need to drop $1500 on a course to listen to God and then get sucked in further to lose further large amounts of money. No thank you.
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