Welcome to Learning Meditation. I hesitate to use the word meditation.
To me, as well as many others, the word "meditation" conjures up the picture of a bearded man sitting cross-legged in front
of an entrance to a cave or high on a mountain top. Climbing the mountain and reaching him is part of the arduous journey
toward self-fulfillment, self-improvement. Once we find him we ask, "What is the meaning of life?" or "How do we achieve peace
in ourselves and our lives?" This all-knowing man tells us the answers are "inside ourselves" and tells us to go and contemplate.
I don't know if that answer was worth the journey!
Well, I am not a wise man on a mountain. I am just like you -- involved in life
and work, seeking more serenity and calm in my life. I am still learning to do it better, using meditation as a guide on my
journey. I invite you to take this journey yourselves. I invite you to use meditation to find the answers to your questions.