American film Director David Lynch announced today in Kiev started the charitable organization “Fund of David Lynch in Eastern Europe”, the correspondent LIGA.net.
The purpose of the organization is to teach the transcendental meditation technique, which helps to reduce stress levels and, among other things, effective with post-traumatic stress disorder.
The Lynch has been practicing transcendental meditation (TM, a – re.) for over 40 years.
The Director stressed that transcendental meditation unlike many of the popular techniques based on concentration, and gives insight into consciousness, bypassing the level of intelligence.
He also said that after the start of his Fund in U.S. schools, teachers noted a decrease in the level of aggression in students and improving assessments.
General Director of the Foundation Bob Roth added that the effectiveness of the TM is confirmed by over 600 scientific studies.
Technique improves brain function, lowers blood pressure, does not require a change in lifestyle and has nothing to do with religion, he said.
Fund David Lynch is working since 2005.
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