Good one Sal! There is so much bullshit in the article it isn't worth mentioning.
________________________________ From: salyavin808 <fintlewoodle...@mail.com> To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Monday, June 3, 2013 12:31 PM Subject: [FairfieldLife] Re: my take on the Maharishi Effect --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Share Long <sharelong60@...> wrote: > > http://www.huffingtonpost.com/philip-d-harvey/how-the-world-is-getting-_b_2680402.html I can't open this because it's not a link for some reason, but I'm assuming it's about the growing civil wars in Syria and Iraq or maybe the riots and unrest in Turkey about their increasingly dictatorial government? > Ponying up, as MJ requests, or proving with pudding, whichever metaphor you > prefer (-: > > > ________________________________ > From: Michael Jackson <mjackson74@...> > To: "FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com" <FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com> > Sent: Monday, June 3, 2013 9:06 AM > Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] my take on the Maharishi Effect > > > > Â > the proof is in the pudding - so pony up, show the proof - ain't none cuz the > world is in worse shape now than when the so-called ME was first touted to > get more gullible meditators buying the sidhis and so forth. > > > > > ________________________________ > From: "doctordumbass@..." <doctordumbass@...> > To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com > Sent: Monday, June 3, 2013 9:28 AM > Subject: [FairfieldLife] my take on the Maharishi Effect > > > > Â > Just as there is a whole lot going on behind the scenes with each meditation, > so it is with the Maharishi Effect. The only way to determine any kind of > proof, is to see *ourselves* in terms of the effect. By considering our > individual consciousness as equivalent to global, or universal, > consciousness, and watching over time, the purification of our individual > consciousness, the mechanics by which global consciousness is purified are > increasingly obvious. > > As for predicting specific effects, through the ME, that is possible, > although the time frame cannot be known with any certainty, anymore than our > own progress towards inner peace can be charted, ahead of time. Which renders > any predictions useless. > > The basic principle is a sound one, though, and not really unique to TM - A > peaceful individual leads to a peaceful family, community, country and world. > > I recall Maharishi saying in the '90's that the world was getting more > extreme, and to just not be disturbed by it, focusing on growing inner peace > instead. Still really good advice. >