Visualisations in meditation are often a really useful way of inviting in and embodying new perspectives, feelings and emotions. It can help lighten your load by seeing how the power of your imagination and thoughts can change how you feel at that very moment. It gives you that motivation to change your thoughts when you … Continue reading Meditation Snippet no.6 – Visualisation
With each meditation you can focus on a different topic. Gratitude is a topic that is extremely useful in enabling you to be more aware of the great things that you already have in your life, slowly taking you away from any stress, anger, anxiety, upset or disappointment, simply lightening life's load. So let's begin... … Continue reading Meditation Snippets no.5 – Gratitude
As you go about your day, going from place to place, from work to home to a friends to a bar to the shops around the shops down the road in the door up the stairs; and eventually back home; there are so many steps you don't even realise you've taken, along with everything you've … Continue reading meditation snippets no.4 – Walking.
So now we've discussed the basics and the importance of bringing it back, here is another little insight on to how to make this easier in your practice. As you begin your meditation you will begin to see numerous different thoughts or feelings trying to drag you off in all directions. You thought it was going … Continue reading Meditation Snippets – no.3 – noting
Perhaps for many of you, discussing back to basics in the first snippet would have been more useful. But thats what you think! As your practice progresses on further, you will find that bringing yourself back to basics is always necessary, so if you begin this way you'll continue forwards knowing that you are never … Continue reading meditation snippets no.2 – Back to basics.
This series will consist of little meditation snippets which are proven to positively impact, not only you, but your whole day and everyone around you. The practice of Meditation helps you detach the true nature of self from the ego. If I was to ask you what the mind is, or what your mind in … Continue reading Meditation Snippets – no.1 Tonglen