For Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
, the greatest indictment against the UN is that since its birth in the postwar era, as the creation of a group of states meant to promote world peace, mankind has experienced more wars and seen the invention of more deadly weapons, including those designed to wipe out mankind.
MAHARISHI Mahesh Yogi
(1918-2008) was the mentor of megastars like the Beatles, Rolling Stones, Beach Boys, Deepak Chopra, Clint Eastwood, David Lynch, George Lucas, Tom Hanks, Howard Stern, Jerry Seinfeld, and more.
There is truth to the saying "Dig one well deeply rather than many shallow holes" (attributed by some to Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
, by others to Gandhi or Buddha).
The Fab Four meditated at an ashram run by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
, seeking divine inspiration.
It is 50 years since the Fab Four visited Bangor to attend a 10-day conference on transcendental meditation led by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
at the Normal College, now part of Bangor University.
As early as 1960, though, the mystic Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
predicted that if 1 percent of a given population practiced the transcendental meditation technique, measurable effects on the quality of life of the population would be produced.
THE BEATLES IN BANGOR The Fab Four caused a kerfuffle when they visited North Wales in 1967 for a seminar on transcendental meditation by Indian guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
In 2008, the movement lost its founder-leader, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Hoffman's thoughtful memoir, Greetings from Utopia Park, chronicles a childhood immersed in TM and the teachings of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
, as well as the adult reckonings that followed.
For 22 years, her mentor was Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
In 2011, Klaynberg and partner Jeffrey Ravetz purchased the former Clarion Hotel once owned by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
, guru to The Beatles.
The Beatles visited Rishikesh to learn meditation under guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
for varying amounts of time in 1968.