When You Meditate What Do You Think About?

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When You Meditate What Do You Think About? One of our newsletter followers wrote in today to ask, “When you meditate, what do you think about?” Good question. Thanks for asking. The answer really depends on the type of meditation that you are doing, because some types of meditation do involve thinking, and some involve […]

Meditation For Brain Fog: Expert Advice You Need Know

There are many powerful meditations for brain fog that can help you to organise your thoughts and to think more clearly. Brain fog is a cognitive impairment leading to confusion, confusion, memory problems, and a general tired feeling,” says Dr. Rashmi Byakod[health and wellness writer and the editor of BestforNutrition]. It is believed that poor […]

Thoughts During Meditation? Handle Them The Enlightened Way

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Have you ever wondered what to do with thoughts during meditation? You might have noticed that the typical advice to “Let go of your thoughts” when meditating is actually incredibly hard. Everyone says that you should simply let those intrusive thoughts go right by you, not being disturbed by them. But is that even possible? […]

Thought Stopping Exercises: Expert On What You Need To Know

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Have you been considering using thought stopping exercises to quieten your mind? If so, you might be wondering, “does thought stopping work?” In my experience as a meditation teacher, the more I try to forcefully stop my thoughts the worse they get. I find it impossible to completely stop thoughts. And science backs this up. […]

Negative Thoughts? 10 Weird Ways To Get Rid Of Them

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Have you ever wondered how to get rid of negative thoughts and anxiety? We human beings experience an average of 50,000 thoughts every day [1] That’s one thought for every 1.6 seconds of the day. Much of that pondering is unhelpful and sometime even outright painful. Some are obsessive, recurring thoughts that seem impossible to get […]

11 Negative Self Talk Types That Are Really Toxic

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It is entirely normal to experience negative thoughts and negative self-talk. However, some types of negative thinking can be extremely detrimental to our health and happiness.  Negative thinking is, in many ways, natural. When we go through painful events in life, it is natural and healthy to experience some kinds of negative thoughts. For instance, […]

14 Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Exercises [CBT] To Make You Strong

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In this guide, we’ll look at Mindfulness Cognitive Behavioral Therapy exercises (Mindful CBT exercises) that combine CBT and meditation to alleviate anxiety and depression and remove negative thoughts. As a meditation teacher, I am always on the lookout for alternative, complementary ways to train the mind. And mindfulness CBT techniques are a great way to […]

How To Stop Thinking So Much All The Time

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Have you ever wondered how to stop thinking too much? If so, you’re not alone. Most people have a head full of noise. Do you suffer from stress and worry? Would life feel so much better if you just knew how to stop thinking so much all the damned time? Reality check: If we weren’t […]

12 Best Positive Thinking Techniques To Make You Happy

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I’ve got some great positive thinking techniques and exercises you can use to develop a positive mindset. I used to wonder how to have a positive mindset that actually endures. Because sure, we all have a moment when we feel great, but most of us also have some seriously negative times too.  I researched through […]

Ultimate Guide To Using Meditation For Creativity

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Today we are going to be looking at how to use meditation for creativity, the benefits of meditation for creative people, and how you can use these techniques to boost divergent thinking. Increased creativity is one of the best cognitive benefits of mindfulness By meditating in the right ways you can enhance your creative brain […]

11 Negative Self Talk Examples That Are Just Brutal

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The average person thinks 50,000 to 70,000 thoughts per day. And the majority are examples of negative self-talk. Self talk literally means talking to ourselves in our minds. We do it all day. And at first it might seem like a relatively unimportant things. But in reality, self talk  can have a massive effect on […]