transcendental meditation(redirected from Transcendental Meditation movement)
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A trademark for a technique of meditation derived from Hindu traditions that promotes deep relaxation through the use of a mantra.
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(Alternative Belief Systems) trademark US a technique, based on Hindu traditions, for relaxing and refreshing the mind and body through the silent repetition of a mantra. Disseminated by an international organization founded by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi (1917–2008), an Indian-born guru. Abbreviation: TM
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a technique, based on Hindu practices, for seeking serenity through regular meditation centered upon the repetition of a mantra. Abbr.: TM
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A form of meditation in which a mantra is used.
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