TM - Movement
Or : The failed Worldgovernment of the age enlightenment of the late Guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and his followers.
Spirituality underlies scientific researches form the side of neurology, which measured changes of brain(better: head-skin)-waves during meditations and breath-exercises. At the same time, of course, spirituality was 'scientific' reduced to a neural level. So exercises of spirituality are abused for modern life to reduce stress and to compensate the shortcomings of modern life('stress').
The TM-Meditation is a simple Mantra-Meditation. The connection of alpha-waves and coherence of brainwaves ( more precisely : scalp currents )with yoga-samadhi is unproven and not probable. More probable are Gamma-Waves as a sign of higher states.
flying-siddhis were never proven nor presented, not even by the guru Maharishi himself.The propagated
== Literature ==
- Everything You Want to Know about TM -- Including How to Do It (Englisch), John White, Paraview Special Editions, 2004, ISBN-10: 1931044856 ISBN-13: 978-1931044851
- TM - and its real history and the simple meditation technique and the false flying - and the technique!!!
- The shankara - problem and the problem of successorship of the guru dev
- Tmfree - blog !! - Insider information about the Transcendental Meditation™ techniques, the TM movement and its late founder, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.
- Tmfree- blog on Facebook
- Minet.org - the technique - the mantras - the history
- Roots of TM - THE TRANSCENDENTAL MEDITATION™ OF GURU DEV & MAHARISHI MAHESH YOGI by Paul Mason, ISBN 978-0-9562228-8-6
- The Maharishi: The Biography of the Man Who Gave Transcendental Meditation to the World, Element books 1994, ISBN 10 185 2305711