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2011-02-24 22:24:44

The body is a dancer’s instrument, but is it attuned to the mind?

2009-05-25 16:58:21

Push-ups may lead to a better body, but meditation may lead to a better brain, researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles, said. The researchers used high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging to scan the brains of people who meditate.

2008-09-05 15:00:31

SURRY - The Center for Studying Mindfulness will hold the following workshops in September: . "Monday Night Drop-In: Exploring Meditation for Everyday Life," 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Sept. 22 through Dec. 16. Contact before attending. .

2008-08-11 21:00:13

By HILARY MATHESON PECATONICA - Behind black entrance gates are buildings and artesian wells, an oasis in an expanse of farmland. The 20-acre grounds of the Illinois Vipassana Meditation Center are quiet except for birds and whispering winds.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.