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Meditation = Creativity? May 19, 2009

Posted by tflippin in Uncategorized.
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Myth:  Meditation leads to creative thinking.

It is often believed that meditation makes one feel alive because it creates feelings of relaxation, freedom and openness.  Although these feelings may be psychological results of mediation…

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creativity has not been proven to increase due to meditation.

Truth: According to a study conducted by George Domino of the University of Arizona, Trancendental Meditation over a 6 month period has no effect on increased creativity.

http://psycnet.apa.org/index.cfm?fa=main.showContent&view=fulltext&format=PDF&id=1978-04960-001

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