meditation meditation  /ˌmɛ də ˈteɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) continuous and profound contemplation or musing on a subject or series of subjects of a deep or abstruse nature
  2. (n) (religion) contemplation of spiritual matters (usually on religious or philosophical subjects)

Usage(s):

  1. Scientists find that meditation not only reduces stress but also reshapes the brain.
  2. Meditation also reduces the impact of several peculiarly Western diseases.
  3. The director's partner in meditation gets a bad reaction when he inadvertently calls up memories of the Third Reich.

News

  1. DEARBORN: Interfaith Meditation Chapel dedicated at Morley Manor

    DEARBORN —Representatives of five major faiths were on hand to dedicate the newly renovated Interfaith Meditation Chapel at Morley Manor residence in Dearborn. Members of the cooperative apartment building filled the chapel to overflowing May 19 to hear invited guests talk about aspects of their faith traditions.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Dearborn Press & Guide

  2. Meditation Directories Launches

    Meditation Directories is an online directory aimed at connecting meditation trainers, groups and resources with people wanting to learn meditation in their local community. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10830372.htm
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Meditation class planned

    The Mahakankala Buddhist Center will hold a meditation class from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 22 at Stone Pine Hall, 210 South H St.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Lompoc Record

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Quotes

  1. In the preface of the book, Obama writes, "I think sometimes that had I known she would not survive her illness, I might have written a different book--less a meditation on the absent parent, more a celebration of the one who was the single constant...
    on Mar 17, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Mom Logic

  2. But in July, Stone called the untitled project "a work of collective passion, a serious meditation on what happened, and carries within a compassion that heals."
    on Nov 2, 2005 By: Oliver Stone Source: Globe and Mail

  3. "Real peace is not just the absence of war, but the absence of all suffering, all negativity," Lynch said at the Sam Spiegel Film and Television School in Jerusalem. "Change comes from within. From the first meditation, boom, you're there."
    on Oct 15, 2007 By: David Lynch Source: Washington Post

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