15 November 2013
Transcendental Meditation has grown steadily in popularity in Russia since it was first introduced in the country over 20 years ago. In recent years the organization teaching the technique has expanded rapidly in bringing the programme to people throughout the nation.
Russia has 59 certified teachers of Transcendental Meditation. In the last five years 1,500 people in the country have learned the technique, more than 300 in the last year.
The national organization for Transcendental Meditation in Russia, known as 'Maharishi Vedic Science and Technology for Health, Prosperity and Invincibility of Nations', has created websites to make widely available the knowledge and technologies of consciousness developed by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi to improve the quality of life of individuals and the whole society.
The site www.Maharishi-TM.ru introduces the Transcendental Meditation programme, including where to learn the technique and a summary of key scientific research findings on its benefits.
www.Maharishi-Programs.ru presents courses that offer in-depth knowledge and advanced programmes for those who practise Transcendental Meditation.
Several new websites were launched this year. People interested in the ancient and holistic Vedic science of health can visit www.Maharishi-Ayurveda.ru to learn about the natural health-promoting programmes of Maharishi Ayur-Veda in Russia.
Bringing the knowledge and benefits of Maharishi Vastu architecture to Russian-speaking people, www.Maharishi-Vastu.ru is filled with images of beautiful homes built according to principles of Vastu,* also known as Maharishi Sthapatya Veda. Currently three Vastu houses are being built in Russia. In other news in this area, the Maharishi Vastu Builder Seminar was offered in Russia. (read more)