Meditation like many things in life is made easier by having the right equipment. Meditation cushions help to set you up in the correct posture and mentally get you in the right meditative space in your head. Incense and the right kind of background music can also help get you in the meditative frame of mind.
Meditation has a long history among the many religions that populate our shared planet. In English Meditation is derived from the Latin “Meditari” which means
“to ponder or to think”. The Tibetan word for Meditation is “Gom” which means “to become familiar with”.
In Western Yoga Asana is a posture and when combined with breathing brings about a form of meditation. Thus Yoga & Meditation are inextricably linked, although many people in western yoga are practicing mainly for the exercise almost all will tell you of the profound affect it has on their mind and sense of well being. The is essentially meditation at work, whether they recognize the fact or not. There are a multitude of meditation products available to help begin a home meditation practice. They make wonderful gifts and can often spark friends and loved ones to try something new and adventurous.
DownDog Boutique has partnered with Amazon to bring you a selection of the best Meditation cushions, pillows and props. See our separate page for books, DVD’s, Music and a great selection of Meditation inspired gifts.
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