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Close Your Eyes and Open Your Mind An Introduction to Spiritual Meditation

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Published by InnerWorld Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion & Spirituality / Spirituality

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    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12144212M
    ISBN 101881717070
    ISBN 109781881717072

      The practice of candle gazing has a number of amazing benefits, including opening up your 3rd eye (pineal gland), improved eyesight, focus, concentration and much more!. This simple technique is an excellent introduction to the Art and science of of all ages and stress levels can immediately feel the benefits.   Close your eyes, or soften your gaze. A softened gaze relaxes the mind, disengaging it from the energy of the external environment. Belly breathing creates an anchor for our mind (to keep it from drifting) as we pay attention to the rise and fall of our abdomen.


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Close Your Eyes and Open Your Mind An Introduction to Spiritual Meditation by Dada Nabhaniilananda Download PDF EPUB FB2

Close Your Eyes and Open Your Mind: A Practical Guide to Spiritual Meditation 2nd Edition out of 5 stars Great Introduction to Meditation. Reviewed in the United States on Aug This is what a beginner needs to get started on the spiritual path in a practical way.

Dada gives a step by step guide to meditation that anyone can /5(22). In Close Your Eyes and Open Your Mind, it is utterly clear that Dada has an uncommon wealth of wisdom to tap into, with years of practical teaching experience.

Dada dispenses with the trendy gimmicks of what is commonly associated with meditation such as relaxation or stress-relief, and cuts to the core of what this mystical tradition is all about: the connection and communion with the Deepest Self/5(12).

Close Your Eyes and Open Your Mind: A Practical Guide to Spiritual Meditation Second Edition, Kindle out of 5 stars Great Introduction to Meditation. Reviewed in the United States on Aug This is what a beginner needs to get started on the spiritual path in a practical way. Dada gives a step by step guide to meditation that /5(22).

Close Your Eyes and Open Your Mind - A Practical Guide to Spiritual Meditation. Close Your Eyes & Open Your Mind strips away the mysteries and myths that surround the practice of meditation and reveals how simple, straightforward, and effective meditation can be/5.

Close Your Eyes & Open Your Mind A Practical Guide to Spiritual Meditation Dada Nabhaniilananda Published by Innerworld Publications San German, Puerto Rico To contact publisher, to order or for copyright permissions please go to Distributed by Eternalwave: ©Dada Nabhaniilananda All.

I found "Close Your Eyes and Open Your Mind" to be authentic, practical and inspiring. Dada Nabhanilananda is a monk who has dedicated his life to his spiritual practices and work. Yet he is also a musician, a world traveler, and one who fights for justice, environmental protection and social change/5(12).

Close Your Eyes & Open Your Mind - Path of Bliss - Yoga, Meditation and Service. Dada Nabhaniilananda offers an easy to read and concise introduction to the practice of spiritual meditation. Meditation acts as both lock and key. Lock to the closed eyes and key to the open mind.

Close your eyes, open your mind. It is the perfect way to decide. The decisions taken with open eyes, in light, always leads you to darkness. But decision taken in darkness, with eyes closed, mind open, always takes you to the solution of the problem.

If you start to feel yourself fall asleep, it’s time to open your eyes and leave closed-eye mediation for another session. Open Eye Meditation Opening your eyes brings you into the present. When your eyes are open, you see the here and now. You look at the world in front of you, as it is, in this moment.

Rest your hands on your knees with your palms facing up. Gently close your eyes. Breath slowly through the nose. Keep your eyes closed and gaze towards the space between your eyebrows, the third eye.

Concentrate intently on this area for minutes. Finish this meditation by saying, May I see the truth, speak the truth, and know the : Gaia Herbs.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Close Your Eyes and Open Your Mind - A Practical Guide to Spiritual Meditation at /5(12). In this video I talk to Dada Nabhaniilananda, author of the textbook I use in my meditation course, Make Meditation a Daily Habit.

Dada talks about his book, Close Your Eyes and Open Your Mind. Opening your eyes exposes you to interruptions, so many teachers suggest closing your eyes to limit potential distractions. Open eyes may seem in conflict with the normal practice of meditation. Collection of Best Meditation books All Votes Close Your Eyes and Open Your Mind - A Practical Guide to Spiritual Meditation by.

Dada Nabhaniilananda (Goodreads Author) avg rating — 37 ratings. score:and 1 person voted. Review Review for Close Your Eyes and Open Your Mind New Renaissance Magazine, U.K. by Amal Jacobson As Dada Nabhaniilananda says in the introduction to Close Your Eyes and Open Your Mind, yoga and meditation have become trendy.

Embraced by the wondrous Camelot that is Hollywood. Close Your Eyes & Open Your Mind – an Introduction to Spiritual Meditation Taming Your Dragon – 5 Keys to Creativity and Happiness The Secret of Meditation Fine Tune Your Mind Workshop format only. The Heart Circle – awakening love through spiritual chant Spiritual Ecology – holistic sustainability.

Music programs. Warriors of the Rainbow. All of the above, and many more, have been touted as some of the amazing benefits of meditation. You've probably thought that you should give it a try sometime. Experience some of the great benefits for yourself. So you sit down, close your eyes and try to clear your mind.

Try to focus on your breathing. 3. Close your eyes and take a few deep breaths through your nose. Divide your meditation time into thirds. Spend the first third picturing a white light about 1 inch below your navel (navel chakra). Spend the second third picturing the light in the center of your breastbone (heart chakra).

Spend the last third picturing light between your. Yoga Monk, Meditation Teacher, Author, Speaker & Musician Perspective: For thirty years Dada has been a monk, a musician, an author and a meditation teacher with the spiritual movement Ananda Marga “The Path of Bliss”. Philosophy: Dada teaches a holistic lifestyle centered around meditation, yoga and social service/5.

Firstly, when we open our eyes, we are less likely to fall asleep or doze off. It is a helpful technique for people who are prone to falling asleep during meditation.

Secondly, when we close our eyes during meditation, it is easier for the mind to create mental images. Monk Gelek described this sensation as “dark” and “dull.”/10(). This meditation practice is an outstanding beginning to meditation techniques: Sit or simply lie down with comfort.

You can also use a chair or cushion. Close your eyes. Do not make an effort to control the breath just start breathing naturally. Pay more attention to the breath and on the way, the body moves with every inhale and exhales. Close your eyes, say an invocation asking for protection and state your intention.

This is not a religious prayer; It is simply a statement to the universe asking for a safe passage as you open your mind to a more spiritual awareness. Use your judgement to estimate how much time you have been meditating.

Gently open your eyes and check the clock when you think the time is up. If not, close your eyes and continue meditating. When the time is up, easy yourself out of the meditation by expanding your awareness out into the room before gently opening your eyes. Meditation Retreats Meditation & Mindfulness.

Spiritual retreats for your journey to inner wisdom, clarity, connection, and purpose. Fall Meditation to Embody Openness and Self-Reflection. By Tris Thorp, close your eyes, and begin to wind down by taking several slow deep breaths.

Meditation means to step out from the noisy confusion of the projected world and of ourselves for the simple and quiet clarity of here and now.

Meditation is to stop and face up the reality with the acceptance and understanding. In meditation, we explore our minds openly and honestly without denying anything. Close your eyes, open your mind and get ready to unwind at these gorgeous destinations across the globe.

When you need a break from life's daily stresses, properties both near and far offer serene. Ending the meditation. Keep your eyes closed or capped as you near the end of this meditation. It’s important to come out of meditation slowly. Bring your awareness back to the breath.

Allow yourself to feel the in and out rhythm of the rise and fall of the breath. On your next inhale, allow the fingers and toes to wiggle if you wish. Satsang is a community gathering which uplifts the mind where we practice silent meditation, kirtan chanting, and read about yoga philosophy.

On this page you will learn all about the power of satsang, you will get detailed techniques to meditation, and you can listen to the daily chants where you can sing along. Find out what is meant by Unity in Diversity. CLOSE YOUR EYES AND BREATHE.

-Closing your eyes and breathing deeply helps you to focus and consolidate all your energy on this time of prayer. Before you begin to read the day’s meditation take five deep breaths with your eyes closed. OPEN YOUR EYES AND READ THROUGH THE DAY’S MEDITATION. Dec 4, - Explore enrique's board "Meditation" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Meditation, Energy healing, Spirituality pins. Or stay in the car while your husband goes into Best Buy. Close your eyes; count your breaths.

Don’t expect inner awakening. Don’t expect happiness. Prepare yourself for boredom and mild exasperation. After a few minutes you’re free to return to the manifold distractions of earthly life. Meditation is an elusive subject to describe.

- Share YOUR mindfulness and meditation experiences on OUR board. Follow NICABM and we’ll send you an invite so you can contribute a picture, quote, article, video or book.

Happy pinning!. See more ideas about Mindfulness meditation, Mindfulness and MeditationK pins. Just be a watcher of the mind, so the mind cannot take your energy outside. With body and mind both closed, energy gathers upon itself spontaneously and, at a certain point, it starts moving inwards.

You don’t have to do anything except to close all the doors that lead you away from yourself. Recall a situation in your life that is challenging or difficult and causing you hurt or stress.

Close your eyes and bring this situation to mind. Feel the struggle, distress, and emotional discomfort in your body. Become aware that this is a moment of struggle or discomfort. You may acknowledge that this moment hurts, is stressful, or is painful.

Meditation is a practice that engages not only your mind, but also your body and spirit. Use the following tips to engage every aspect of your being in your meditation practice: Discover how to relax your body (if you don’t already know) by practicing some deep relaxation techniques.

Experiment with different sitting positions (cross-legged, kneeling, [ ]. If your eyes are open, what you do with them depends on the kind of meditation you’re doing. Generally, you look downward and shorten your gaze when you’re doing meditations to calm and concentrate the mind.

You lift your eyes and expand your gaze when you’re meditating on openness and the environment around you. A Guide to Meditation for the Rest of Us. You may also Keep an open mind. Keep your eyes open and focus on an object or light piece of music" versus "Close your eyes and try to focus on.

Meditation for Spring Cleaning the Mind. Sit comfortably in an upright position, either in a chair with your legs uncrossed and your feet flat on the ground, or in Sukanasa on a cushion. Close your eyes and begin to take slow, deep breaths in through your nose and out through your mouth.

Answer. I would suggest that you continue focusing on your meditation practice and using the techniques you have learned. The techniques that are part of the path of Kriya Yoga (Hong Sau, AUM, Kriya) all have you focus at the spiritual eye, or the point between the eyebrows, as.

“Meditating with your eyes open can mean focusing the attention or gaze on a candle flame or looking out into a horizon line,” Lewis said. Other forms of open-eye practice include moving Author: Julia Naughton. Spend some time with me today and go on a journey to connect to the wisdom of the Earth and the Universal Mind Consciousness through your Third Eye and.

3 Steps To Open Your Spiritual Eyes Today. Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God. (Matt ) From the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven suffers violence, and violent men take it by force. (Matt ) Truly I say to you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God like a child will not enter it at all.”.3.

Close your eyes and silently repeat the meditation 3 times in alignment with your breathing. 4. Take in another deep cleansing breathe and exhale. 5. Spend a few more moments enjoying the silence. 6. Open your eyes. 7. Ask God to make these words alive in you today.

8. Ponder the meditation throughout the day. 9.