MDHCo - Metta Meditation

Metta Meditation: The Art & Practice of Loving Kindness

The metta meditation is a 2,500 year-old Buddhist practice fostering love and compassion for others.  At the heart of the meditation is metta, which is a Pali word meaning benevolence, friendliness, and amity which appears in Buddhist texts as an important concept and practice.[1]

But today, metta meditation, or loving-kindness meditation, transcends the bounds of any particular religion.  And metta meditation is a practice that anyone and everyone can benefit from.

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MDHCo - Rethinking Stress

Rethinking Stress: Reframing Your Body’s Response to Pressure

This Ted Talk deals with rethinking stress and I must say the results are pretty amazing.  According to Kelly McGonigal, a mainstream health psychologist and frequent TedTalk-lecturer, stress may not be so bad for us after all.  It bears repeating: stress may not be so bad for us after all! Read more