A repost from 1/30/14 from my own blog.
The above image is entitled “Quantum Buddha,” and it captures the essence of this post: the intersection of Buddhism and modern science. Meditation as medicine, mindfulness for many purposes, research data to support their usefulness seem to be in the headlines almost daily. Some links are below to articles like that.
Being called The Third Metric, and The Way of the Future for politics, leadership, business and family life, mindfulness is now almost mainstream.
Will meditation cure your depression? Your cancer? Your diabetes? Your stress?
What are the facts? What is true? What is correct? How do you know?
There was recently a forum on meditation led by the actor, Goldie Hawn, at a World Economics conference!
You decide, after learning to meditate, researching via personal experience as well as reading and watching videos, attending conferences and talking with others, what YOU believe. The Buddha would want you to do that. Really.
When you have time and want to learn a lot more, watch this amazing documentary. Yogis of Tibet.