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Photocharge meditation - Destressing the mind
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Meditation has been prevalent since the evolution of the mankind in different forms. The earliest written text about it comes from the Indian philosophy as one of the components of the highly enlightened philosophy of "YOGA", where it has been called as "DHYAN" or mental concentration. Later on it was exported to China and Japan when the Buddhist monks reached there to propogate the new religion. It was then called by the names of Zen etc. Yoga is a complete manual for the destressing of mind as well as the physical body in a very scientific layout. Its philosophy was considered sacred and was kept secret for ages. Lot many thanks and great respect may pass on to the propounders of this theory
Meditation is the mainstay in the process of destressing mind. Various forms have been prescribed with minor variations by various exponents of Yoga in the past.The meditation as prescribed by most of them includes sitting on the floor in a crosslegged posture with or without locking both the legs in an intertwining manner (Lotus position) followed by closing the eyes and then focussing or concentrating by magination in the area of the face between the eyebrows. All this was done with or without chanting some sacred "Mantras", prayer , wishful thoughts etc. Some exponents even ask for mental imaginations instead.
Why traditional meditation does not work?
The traditional meditation methods fail due to two reasons in particular, leading to inability to get the desired results.
(1) Posture- To sit crosslegged on the floor for a long time stresses the vertebral column and the muscles in a very short time. Viewing this from the anthropological point of view shall bring out the flaw. Humans are bipedal animals i.e. their body weight is not only to be supported by the two legs but it is to be constantly balanced too. This is a very tiresome job to be carried out by a large number of the muscles and puts a tremendous strain on the vertebral column whenever we are walking, running or even adopting wrong postures in sitting, sleeping etc..The stressed vertebral column and its associated powerful muscles are furthur stressed in the posture adopted in the traditional meditation methods, which does not permit a proper mental concentration. Remember a physically destressed body is a pre-requisite to a stressles state of mind through meditation.
(2) Closure of the eyes- It is essential to close the eyes in the traditional system of meditation, but as soon as the eyes are closed we find that stray and weird thoughts of all kinds surround us i.e. our mind becomes full of unrelated thoughts and worries- the same thoughts which we originally wanted to remove from our mind. It becomes almost a paradox.The fundamental objective of meditation should be to achieve control of thought to desress the mind, not the vice versa.
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