Due to the world’s dynamic nature, people tend to prioritize the more essential matters in life. We become unmindful of the importance of personal tranquility and focus more on meeting the worldly demands. Whenever we lack inner calmness, confusion and exhaustion can easily overpower us. That is why meditation exists for the sole purpose of filling in the gaps that build our well-being. A monotonous life will come to an end through proper meditation practice.
We should incorporate meditation into our daily lives. With just a short period of meditation comes a hugely beneficial effect — understanding your true self. Through meditation, you can achieve almost anything else. As you go along your meditation journey, you unravel truths bout yourself you have never known before. Your path in life becomes more evident to you.
For starters, the following are some of the essential steps you can try for you to enhance your consciousness that can surpass the science dominion. These are some ways to escape from an exhausting world. As you go on, observe the positive changes that happen within you.
Primarily, meditation starts with a room to contemplate with nothing but silence and calmness. Sit in a cross-legged position on the ground or chair, whichever makes you feel comfortable. Shut both of your eyes to enter the portal of your inner space. This is important to draw all energies inward, which is the fundamental purpose of meditating. With the use of sight, energy is consumed by distracting factors which defeats the sole purpose of the activity. Although some meditations involve the sense of seeing, the efficiency is lower than the meditation method with the eyes closed.
Maintain a relaxed composure. Observe the blankness in your vision. Be fully conscious of the flow in your thoughts. By doing this, you enhance your subconscious and create a more vibrant outlook.
Recite your mantra recurringly to keep you focused all the time. One effective mantra is the Sanskrit Sloka, amaram hum madhuram hum, which means “I am immortal, I am blissful.” The Knower rules the space you see in your mind.
At the end of your meditation practice, rub your hands against each other to produce warmth and then place it on your face. This practice should be done 10 minutes, twice a day. It is advised to meditate at the start and end of your day to prepare you and recharge you within the day, respectively. Meditation will equip you to solve any challenge that will come your way.