TEDxBrownUniversity – Willoughby Britton – Why A Neuroscientist Would Study Meditation

TEDxBrownUniversity – Willoughby Britton – Why A Neuroscientist Would Study Meditation

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs So I’m really happy to be part of this historic event at Brown. I think it says a lot about where we are in history, a time when communication and information transfer between countries and hemispheres and states is greater than it ever has been before. And that can

Significance of orange in Hinduism.

Significance of orange in Hinduism.

Aham brahmasmi( I am god) Presents – MUSIC!

Mind Fitness: How Meditation Boosts Your Focus, Resilience, and Brain | Daniel Goleman

Mind Fitness: How Meditation Boosts Your Focus, Resilience, and Brain | Daniel Goleman

Altered states refers to a mode of consciousness or awareness that takes us out of our ordinary everyday sense of the world, sense of ourselves. We can enter altered states when we get intensely focused on something—deep concentration will bring you into an altered state, sometimes people like to talk how athletes get “into the

Why Meditate?  |  Change your Brain’s Default Mode

Why Meditate? | Change your Brain’s Default Mode

In the midst of being charged at by twenty masked men armed with rifles and explosives, Sally Adee was able to calmly and smoothly shoot down all of her attackers one by one. Sally didn’t entirely grasp what had happened – from her perspective, the 20 minute skirmish lasted only a few moments, and when

Neuroscience of Mindfulness Meditation in 4 minutes

Neuroscience of Mindfulness Meditation in 4 minutes

welcome to mindfulness neuroscience animated sponsored by the integrative health convention. What if you could know how to mind worked so that you could make it work even better with a simple brain training exercise. The exercise is mindfulness meditation, and the following video will explain simply, the current neuroscience research on how the brain

Curt Thompson: Neuroplasticity and Spiritual Disciplines

Curt Thompson: Neuroplasticity and Spiritual Disciplines

>>The term neuroplasticity really refers to the capacity of neurons to flexibly change, by that we mean the following. 25 to 30 years ago, which is not really that long, it was believed that, for the most part, if there was any damage to the brain, number one, the brain would have a great deal

Superhumans: The remarkable brain waves of high-level meditators | Daniel Goleman

Superhumans: The remarkable brain waves of high-level meditators | Daniel Goleman

My co-author of the book Altered Traits is a neuroscientist, Richard Davidson. He has a lab at the University of Wisconsin. It’s a very large lab, he has dedicated scanners, he has about 100 people working there, and he was able to do some remarkable research where he flew Olympic level meditators—who live in Nepal

Brain Reacts To Religion Just Like Drugs

Brain Reacts To Religion Just Like Drugs

IS THERE AN IMPACT, DO CERTAIN PARTS OF THE BRAIN LIGHT UP, IS THERE MORE ELECTORAL ACTIVITY IN CERTAIN PARTS OF THE BRAIN? I LOVE STUDIES LIKE THIS BECAUSE IT IS NOT RELIANT ON SELF REPORTING, IT IS RELIABLE ON MRI SCANS AND FROM THESE SCANS, RESEARCHERS HAVE FOUND THAT A RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCE CAN BE

This is Your Brain on God | Michael Ferguson | TEDxSaltLakeCity

This is Your Brain on God | Michael Ferguson | TEDxSaltLakeCity

Translator: Hiroko Kawano Reviewer: Peter van de Ven This is your brain on God. (Laughter) As a graduate student here at the University of Utah, my team and I had the opportunity to look inside the brains of believing Latter-day Saints, also known as Mormons, when they were praying, reading scriptures and watching videos of

The Science of Yoga (Part 1 – Meditation)

The Science of Yoga (Part 1 – Meditation)

this is an ancient Indian dude with far too much time on his hands and These guys are [cutting-edge] pioneering brain scientists now. What could they possibly have in common? Welcome to the science of Yoga and what it means to [us] part 1 let’s Go back thousands of [years] to the ancient world the