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Cross-Heart Kirtan Kriya Meditation

Dhyana

Step by Step

Sit in Sukhasana (Easy Pose) with a straight spine. Close your eyes and then open them just a little bit. Stare at the tip of your nose. Meditating here will help still a noisy mind.

Cross the forearms below the wrists, in front of the chest. Prepare to work with the mantra Sa-Ta-Na-Ma.

Saa - Infinity
Taa - Life
Naa - Transformation
Maa - Rebirth

Begin to chant, Saa - taa - naa - maa as you play the fingers by touching the thumb tip to the fingertips in the following fashion:

Saa - touch the tip of the thumbs to the index fingers
Taa - touch the tip of the thumbs to the middle fingers
Naa - touch the tip of the thumbs to the ring fingers
Maa - touch the tip of the thumbs to the pinkie fingers

Continue for 11 minutes. To end, inhale, hold, close the eyes, and become completely still. Relax. The hemispheres will balance; a new sense of peace will ensue.


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pawan kanwar

as mentioned in geeta"man or mind is very stubborn & difficult to rein hence keeping it buzy whilw meditating helps to calm it down...this method definitely helps a lot

honey lotus

hey, this is just a variation from the original. Gurmukh gave me this meditation to do when preparing for my india immersion and it is lovely!!

k

I'm interested also. I did not learn it this way.

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