Studies have shown that by coming together as a community and meditating, we have an amazing effect on the world around us. Crime & suicide rates, violent crimes, terrorist acts and even the number of car accidents drop significantly! This is powerful! You can have much more of an affect on the world then you realize.
"...They were able to literally transform the collective energy of the city which reduced global crime rates, violence, and casualties during the times of their meditation by an average of 16%. People who were not even meditating and had no idea that this experiment was even happening were being an impacted by such a degree that it caused a statistical change in their behaviour. Suicide rates and automobile accidents also were reduced with all variables accounted for. In fact, there was a 72% reduction in terrorist activity during the times at which this group was meditation."
"Almost 50 studies have been done further confirming the benefits of global meditation and it’s direct impact on everything in the world, with another study being published in Social Indicators Research which showed an overall violent crime rate drop by 15%..."
See more at:
Spirit Science & Metaphysics
World Peace Group
New York Times
Chopra Center Meditation
And now that it is over, keep it going!!! Spend 5-10 minutes a day and send compassion to your family, city, state, country and then spread it around the world. Your intention makes a difference in your life and others. Watch your life start changing as you share this meditation with the world.