About Meditation Mountain
Welcome to Meditation Mountain. Here we produce guided meditations to help you reduce stress, lower anxiety and improve sleep. Our unique guided meditations range from 10 minute to 20 minute meditations. We focus on mindfulness, visualizations and affirmations on a range of subjects such as meditations for stress, anxiety and depression. Meditation benefits are well documented but for those new to meditation we have multiple meditations for beginners including short guided meditations on positive energy, acceptance and forgiveness.Our goal here at Meditation Mountain is to make a positive difference in this world one step at a time. It's so easy to become overwhelmed, stressed, or feel lost. Our hopes are that you use these short guided meditations to help reduce your stress, relieve your anxiety and take a few minutes out of your day to meditate on how you are inside. Taking a moment for yourself to recharge through meditation and using it as a tool to strengthen your mind.
Sleep meditation is a practice designed to help you fall asleep more easily, stay asleep longer, and wake up feeling more rested and refreshed. In today's fast-paced world, getting a good night's sleep is more important than ever. Unfortunately, many people struggle with sleep, either because of stress, anxiety, or other issues. That's where sleep meditation comes in – it's a natural and effective way to calm the mind, relax the body, and drift off into a peaceful slumber. Unlike traditional meditation, which can be done at any time of day, sleep meditation is typically done at bedtime, either while lying in bed or sitting in a comfortable chair. The goal of sleep meditation is to quiet the mind and relax the body, making it easier to fall asleep and stay asleep throughout the night. Sleep meditation works by calming the mind and relaxing the body. When we go to bed at night, our minds are often racing with thoughts, worries, and concerns from the day. This can make it difficult to fall asleep, and even if we do manage to fall asleep, we may wake up frequently throughout the night. Meditation for sleep helps to calm the mind by focusing on the breath, a specific object, or a guided visualization. By directing our attention to something other than our thoughts, we can quiet the mind and let go of the stresses and worries that keep us up at night. At the same time, meditation for deep sleep helps to relax the body by releasing tension and reducing stress. This can be done through progressive muscle relaxation, where you systematically tense and release different muscle groups throughout the body, or through visualization exercises, where you imagine yourself in a peaceful and serene setting. By calming the mind and relaxing the body, sleep meditation can make it easier to fall asleep and stay asleep throughout the night. This can lead to improved mood, increased energy levels, and better overall health. In addition, sleep meditation can help to reduce stress and anxiety. When we're stressed or anxious, our bodies release cortisol, a hormone that can interfere with sleep. By practicing sleep meditation regularly we can reduce cortisol levels and promote a sense of calm and relaxation. This can also be helpful for individuals who suffer from chronic pain or other health conditions that make it difficult to sleep. By promoting relaxation and reducing stress, sleep meditation can help to alleviate some of the symptoms associated with these conditions and improve overall quality of life. If you're interested in trying sleep meditation, there are a few tips that can help you get started. First, find a quiet and comfortable place where you can meditate without distractions. This could be your bedroom, a quiet corner of your home, or even outside in nature. Next, choose a meditation technique that works for you. This could be focusing on the breath, practicing progressive muscle relaxation, or listening to a guided meditation. Experiment with different techniques until you find one that feels comfortable and effective for you. Finally, be patient and persistent. Like any new habit, it may take some time to see the benefits of sleep meditation. Stick with it, and over time you'll likely notice improvements in your sleep quality, mood, and overall well-being. Sleep meditation is a natural and effective way to improve sleep quality, reduce stress and anxiety, and promote overall health and well-being. By calming the mind and relaxing the body, sleep meditation can help individuals fall asleep more easily, stay asleep longer, and wake up feeling more rested and refreshed. If you're struggling with sleep, consider giving regular meditations for deep sleep a try.
Meditation is an ancient practice that has been used for centuries to promote inner peace, reduce stress, and improve overall well-being. In today's fast-paced world, stress is one of the leading causes of various health problems, both physical and mental. Fortunately, meditation offers a simple and effective solution to alleviate stress and promote relaxation. Meditation is a simple practice that involves focusing your attention on your breath, body sensations, or a particular object or sound. When you meditate, you allow your thoughts to come and go without judgment or attachment, which helps you to let go of stress and worries. Here are some of the ways in which meditation can help relieve stress: Calms the Mind; Meditation helps to calm your mind and reduce the impact of stress. By focusing on your breath or a particular object, you learn to let go of negative thoughts and emotions, which can cause stress and anxiety. This helps to promote inner peace and a sense of calm. Reduces Cortisol; Cortisol is a hormone that is released in response to stress. When cortisol levels are high, it can cause various health problems such as high blood pressure, anxiety, and depression. Meditation has been shown to reduce cortisol levels, which helps to alleviate stress and promote relaxation. Enhances Well-Being; Meditation helps to enhance your overall well-being by promoting a sense of inner peace and calm. It can also help to reduce symptoms of depression and anxiety, improve sleep, and boost your immune system. By practicing meditation regularly, you can improve your physical and mental health and enjoy a more fulfilling life. Increases Mindfulness; Mindfulness is the practice of being fully present in the moment and aware of your thoughts and feelings without judgment. When you meditate, you learn to be more mindful, which can help you to manage stress more effectively. By being mindful, you can learn to recognize and let go of negative thoughts and emotions, which can cause stress and anxiety. Promotes Relaxation; Meditation is a great way to promote relaxation and reduce stress. By focusing on your breath or a particular object, you can let go of tension in your body and mind. This helps to promote a sense of calm and relaxation, which can help you to manage stress more effectively. In conclusion, meditation is a simple and effective way to relieve stress and promote relaxation. By practicing meditation regularly, you can improve your overall well-being, reduce cortisol levels, increase mindfulness, and promote relaxation. Whether you're new to meditation or have been practicing for years, it's a great way to manage stress and enjoy a more fulfilling life. So take a few minutes each day to meditate, and enjoy the many benefits that it has to offer!
This meditation for anxiety and overthinking has been designed as a short mindful meditation to make you conscious of your anxiety whilst at the same time giving you the tools and techniques needed to reduce it. Anxiety and overthinking affect all of us from time to time, some more often than others but the most important thing to remember is that when you are overthinking or suffering with anxiety, it's rarely the situation itself that is the problem but more often the way you're thinking about it. What that means is that you have the ability to reduce your own anxiety in the moment and stop overthinking if you can develop the right tools to help yourself. So how do we stop overthinking and is there any cure to help relieve anxiety. The answer is yes and it's all about learning to focus on the right things at the right time and get out of your own head. Anxiety and overthinking are the worry about what's about to happen or what could happen and these thoughts easily spiral usually in a negative way. One of the most effective instant cures for overthinking and best ways to reduce anxiety is through the use of the breath. The act of slow deep breathing not only fills your body with fresh oxygen and helps to slow your heart rate, but it also gives you something you can control to focus on. This is the most important part as when we're feeling anxious and overthinking it's usually due to something we feel we can't control. Anxiety and overthinking usually come hand in hand so how else do we stop them before they attack us? Well by being aware of how our body is feeling when they strike can go a long way to quick and effective anxiety relief. Tension, stress and tightness in our bodies are a key indicator that we may be suffering from anxiety without being consciously aware of it so pay attention to how your body feels and focus on relaxing it consciously as much as possible. One of the most important things to remember when anxiety and overthinking strike is that as powerless as we can sometimes feel, this is a situation inside your own head that you can learn to control. How your mind and body respond and what you do about it is something you can decide is up to you.
This 10 minute meditation to boost your creativity through the use of visualization is a guided journey designed to stimulate your creative mind and through the use of powerful visualization techniques help unlock your creative energy. Guided meditation doesn't just have to be useful for reducing anxiety or relieving stress. Meditation can very effectively be used to boost your mental powers and open up blockages in your mind that stimulate creativity through the use of creative visualization. Visualization techniques are used often in other areas of life and walking through a guided visualization within a meditation makes the whole experience a lot more powerful and therefore in many ways much more effective than standard visualization. Many of us are looking to improve our creativity and boost the power of our minds, so this is a meditation worth paying attention to if that's something you're interested in. Combining the usual benefits of guided meditation like anxiety reduction, mood elevation, calming your body and slowing your heart rate with this meditation we also get the benefits of letting our mind run free in a controlled manner and using the visualization techniques within to develop more creativity and imagination. Simple creative techniques that help to reprogram your subconscious mind into thinking, feeling and visualizing more creative pathways are the key to opening up the true power your mind has beneath the surface.
10 Minute guided meditation for self awareness. Learn how to become self aware through the use of guided meditation. A gentle journey of self awareness to help you lean into your true potential and experience your life to the full. Self awareness is a trait we all need more of. Unlike many other positive traits we're going after, self awareness is a more neutral state. What that means is that it's neither positive or negative, it is instead a state of being that allows us to view ourselves exactly as we are in our own lives. Learning to become more self aware takes time, mostly because it's hard to see the full picture when we're the ones inside the frame. Guided meditation for self awareness, even something as short as 10 minutes can jump our minds forward in it's recognition of how we operate inside our own head. What this means is that the more self aware we become, the easier it is to progress and become even more self aware. Now many people will confuse being self aware with being "realistic". But self awareness doesn't mean that we have to stop being positive or optimistic. It simply means that we're trying to become more aware of ourselves in various situations, how we're acting, what we're thinking and how that impacts ourselves and those around us. You may think of self awareness as trying to become our higher self. That's a good way to look at it as it is only in reaching a greater level of self awareness that we can progress to become a higher or better version of ourselves. Self awareness therefore is the basis of all meditation. With that being the case it makes complete sense that we use guided meditation to increase our self awareness. Just 10 minutes per day of meditation can help us radically increase our levels of self awareness throughout the rest of our day.
Self Love affirmations are incredible tools for reprogramming your mind. Use this 10 minute guided affirmation meditation to walk you through how to love yourself. Filled with powerful "You Are" statements designed to increase your feelings of self esteem and self worth. Guided affirmations and especially you are affirmations are a simple and easy way to empower yourself and begin shifting your mind to a place filled with self love, health and healing. The real benefit of following this 10 minute guided meditation with self love affirmations is that it's empowering self confidence packed into just a few minutes. When it comes to really believing what you're hearing about yourself it can be tough. Especially if you don't feel the love, the power, the confidence or the peace that we're talking about here. But don't give up, these qualities develop over time and it's with time and repetition that you'll begin to believe and develop the self confidence, the self belief and the self love. Affirmations for self love, health and healing bring such incredible internal benefits over time, but we must give them the time to work. These You Are affirmations in a female voice provide a slightly softer touch which is conducive to a more peaceful acceptance that you can possess these qualities. Relax into them and you'll be surprised at how they make their way into your mind. To reprogram your mind for self love takes time and effort. Healing affirmations, confidence affirmations and meditations for gratitude are some of the best ways possible to begin shifting your mind into a more self loving state. Morning affirmations are a big key in doing this as we are all more suggestible in the morning right after waking up. 10 minute guided meditation in the form of powerful self love affirmations are a mind shifting way to begin your day. Start your day right by increasing your confidence, your self esteem, your self worth and it all helps increase your self love.
This 10 minute guided meditation focuses on deep breathing techniques for anxiety. Breathing exercises are great to use for anxiety relief and stress reduction. Deep breathing is a skill we can all learn to help with lowering anxiety. Lowing anxiety can be a real challenge. Trying to deal with stress in real time and cope with anxiety as it's happening can feel like trying to climb a mountain. This is why we recommend following guided meditations like this so that you can learn deep breathing techniques for anxiety in just 10 easy minutes. Breathing techniques don't take a long time to learn and various breathing exercises can help you instantly calm your mind and body. Whether it's stress from your job, anxiety about the future, stress at home or even Covid19 anxiety, learning even a few simple breathing techniques for stress and anxiety can help you take big jumps towards feeling better inside and out. The whole point of guided meditation for anxiety isn't to look for a miracle cure, but instead to give you some tools and ideas that you can use next time your mind runs away with you. Reducing anxiety and relieving stress is rarely a quick fix, it take time and work. But the good news is that deep breathing techniques are a proven tool in your belt that you can call on to actually do the job. Not only is it a free method that you can learn in a short space of time, but it's something you can do for a few seconds or for minutes almost anywhere anytime. We all know anxiety or stress can hit us at any random time. Whenever it is can be inconvenient, but at least if you practice some deep breathing techniques for anxiety and stress then you know you have something useful you can call on next time that monster rears its ugly head.
Meditation for OCD or obsessive compulsive disorder is a simple and effective method to help reduce anxiety and other ocd based issues that can cause mental and physical stress everyday. Guided meditation for obsessive compulsive disorder is an under rated tool to help various different degrees of OCD sufferers. Overthinking, intrusive thoughts and panic attacks are just a few of the problems caused by obsessive compulsive disorder. The key here to overcoming any of these is held in being able to calm your mind. Developing your mental capacity to such a level that you can calm your mind, even just a little can go a long way to relieving some of the stress of these OCD based issues. 20 minute guided meditation is a short but effective way to begin this process. Meditation for overthinking, intrusive thoughts, panic attacks or anxiety are also great guided meditations to try for an all round sense of how to use meditations to calm your mind and relax your body. OCD meditations like this one will help target obsessive compulsive disorder directly but if your main problems stem from a more specific issue then be sure to try out some meditations that focus more specifically on those subjects. Remember to be gentle and kind to yourself. Half the battle in overcoming OCD or anxiety is in knowing how to deal with yourself and your own mind. Some days will be successful and others will be days to learn from. But you're on the right path so just keep going and step by step progress will come.
Pain relief meditation focusing on how to heal pain naturally through the power of guided meditation. 15 minute meditation to help you reduce pain through the power of mindful meditation. Effective pain management comes in two parts. The first part is short term relief. Guided meditation really shines here. Taking just a few minutes out of your day to follow along to a guided meditation for pain relief is a simple and easy way to begin the healing process with a 15 minute meditation such as this one. The second part is long term pain relief. We can view long term as months, years or even the rest of your life. Relieving pain or at least managing pain in an effective way so that you can truly heal over time. The steps to long term pain relief comes from dealing with pain in the short term in the form of positive steps on a regular basis. We suggest regular pain focused meditations done regularly that facilitate long term healing over time. We all want inner peace and happiness, this comes from healing pain first. Reducing pain opens the door to healing which leads the way to inner happiness. Guided meditation for pain management continues to be one of the most under rated meditation topics out there. The reason for this is whilst we're all searching for happiness we skip over the first step which is healing our pain. The removal of pain or at the very least the effective management of pain creates happiness within itself. Removing pain doesn't take as much effort and hard work as it might seem. Remember that the greatest pain we feel is often caused by the way we view ourselves and events in our lives. Start the healing process today simply by changing the way you view things and you'll be amazed how quickly that feeling of pain can begin to shift.
Zen meditation is a simple yet peaceful way to start meditation for beginners as well as following a guided meditation for a short 10 minute break from reality. Guided zen meditation is the perfect introduction to deep breathing and learning how to focus your mind. The word zen itself translates to mean "feeling peaceful and relaxed". This is exactly the feeling we're going after when we perform a zen meditation guided or alone. Many people prefer a zen meditation simply because the focus is more on deep breathing, relaxation and softening our bodies. Learning how to meditate can be a tough process but zen meditations can be an easy route in. Meditation, especially guided meditation can help us relax and forget about our troubles during difficult times. 10 minute zen meditations like this one are perfect for a regular practice as you can listen to them daily without needing to change up what you're following. They can be used on a regular basis and still be just as powerful in 10 years time as they are today. 10 minute guided meditations are all you need to help lower stress, reduce anxiety and provide your mind and body with a greater sense of calm and peace than at any other time in the day. Find a quiet space and take 10 minutes from your busy schedule for a short practice. Reducing stress is one of, if not the biggest factor in living a peaceful life. Especially in these unusual and unprecedented times, we can all do with lower stress for our minds and our bodies. Zen meditation, especially zen guided meditation is a way for us all to find some relief for a few minutes each day. Let's remind ourselves that we don't have to be experts, and that the goal of guided meditation isn't to beat our minds and bodies into submission but to let them flow into peace like a river on a calm day.
Morning affirmations are a positive and powerful way to start your day. Positive affirmations for confidence, success or self love can help boost your morning and change your life by starting your day right. Guided meditation comes in many forms and one of the most powerful and helpful are meditations that focus on affirmations. The power in affirmations lie in listening and repeating them back to yourself. A very simple but effective process. Even if at this very moment you don't believe in what you're saying. You don't have to start with the confidence, self love or strength you might think you do in order to complete this practice. Self love affirmations, positive affirmations, affirmations for anxiety or confidence. Whatever the reason you're listening to this affirmation we cover so many topics in one single session that you'll leave feeling not only rested and refreshed but also feeling the power of so many "I am" affirmations. This meditation for affirmations is a real mindfulness practice. Spend some time really focusing on speaking, feeling and internalizing these affirmations and you'll feel your mind begin to change over time. Slowly day by day breathing life into these affirmations means that you can start to really believe what you're saying even if you start nervous or shy in the beginning. Affirmations can change your life. Don't underestimate the power or a focused mind. Just a few minutes per day is all you need to begin to change your mind and then your life. "I am affirmations" can help you unlock your internal power very quickly. Please don't forget that this is a kindness practice to help you gently shift to a more self loving, kind, positive place. Give guided meditation and especially affirmations some time and you'll see the kind of positive and powerful benefits that a regular practice can release.
Meditation for intrusive thoughts can be very powerful and effective in not only reducing overthinking and anxiety but also in lowering stress, calming your mind and dealing with anything that might panic or worry you. Unwanted intrusive thoughts can enter our minds at usually the most terrible times. This is when guided meditation for overthinking and meditations focusing on intrusive thoughts can really help us instantly remove the stress and reduce the pressure inside of our own heads. Short guided meditations for stress, anxiety and panic don't have to take up a lot of time but they can very quickly be immediately effective. Intrusive thoughts can rapidly turn into constant overthinking, reoccurring anxiety or even frequent panic attacks. This is the last thing we want to experience whenever we're trying to keep a clear head and get on with our day in a positive and happy way. Frequent use of guided meditations mean that we are able to tune our mind into not only reducing these damaging intrusive thoughts in the moment but also positioning our minds in a way that helps to stop them all together over time. When we meditate, especially guided meditation we can end up feeling a lot of internal frustration if we struggle to calm our minds, and when we're battling intrusive thoughts this is often the case. But please remember that simply sitting down to attempt a meditation practice is a win in itself. Some days you'll be able to sit for longer than others, so any amount of time can be seen as successful. You can't fight away intrusive thoughts, that's why meditation is one of the most effective and peaceful ways to help calm your mind and reduce overthinking. Taking a few peaceful moments away from your own mind with a guided meditation can be the quickest route to a head full of peace.
New years meditation for a fresh start in 2021 provides a powerful guided meditation practice in only 10 minutes. Use this mindfulness meditation to go after your own success in 2021. Guided meditation for a fresh start can be used at any time of the year. New years is a fantastic natural time for a fresh start however using a new years meditation at any time of the year can help you trick your mind into feeling like a fresh start is truly possible for you in any area of your life you might need. 2021 meditation doesn't have to feel different from many other guided meditations that stand the test of time. We have some new challenges that this year will bring however if we focus on how to set intentions for ourselves and our lives we can try our best to stay mindful and use a new years meditation like this one all throughout the year to keep our minds on a fresh start and focused whenever we need it. This guided meditation for 2021 is helping you focus on starting fresh and whether you use it as a morning meditation to start your day or just at times you're feeling particularly tested, it is here at your disposal to walk you through how to meditate effectively. Reducing stress and anxiety is a major factor in letting us feel a fresh start is even possible. Guided meditations like this one and many others here at meditation mountain are here for you to lean upon and use to give you some self belief and take some of the weight off your shoulders when things aren't always going to plan. Be gentle and kind to yourself whilst at the same time know that it is through regular practice and discipline that we get things done and move forward. That is the goal of this new year meditation for 2021. Your success is coming, allow meditation to help unlock your full potential.
This meditation for happiness, peace, positive energy and joy is a short 15 minute guided meditation focusing on bringing more happiness and positivity into your life. Happiness means different things to different people however this meditation has been designed so that we spend 15 minutes focusing on bringing more happiness into your life in whatever capacity you want it to appear. Some people want more peace, some more love, others choose to focus on relationships or success. Whatever happiness means to you is what your focus should be on throughout this guided meditation. Happiness meditation and any other meditations focusing on bringing positive energy into your life are relevant in two ways. The first is using these meditations to put powerful positive energy out into the universe. The energy you put out usually has a way of finding its way back, so we want this to be positive, joyful, and loving. The second is fine tuning our mind to create positive outcomes from as many situations as possible. This means we are taking an active role in our lives and consciously making them better through our actions. This is how we create happiness for ourselves, not just wishing it to happen but on actively doing things daily to make it more positive, more loving, more centered around creating happiness over waiting for it. Morning meditation is a powerful tool to get you started on the right track every day. It doesn't take long to listen to a guided meditation for happiness and the benefits to your mood and the rest of your day can be incredible. Please remember that this doesn't need to be an instant process. Of course we all want happiness immediately, but give yourself time to create it and I promise you it's worth working on day in and day out. I believe in you and your happy positive future.
During this 10 minute guided meditation we explore affirmations for anxiety in a positive and healthy, healing way. Morning affirmations for anxiety and positivity help reduce your anxiety throughout the day and over time help gently heal your soul. Positive affirmations are an easy and simple method to help you powerfully and sometimes permanently keep a lid on your anxiety. Coping with anxiety can sometimes feel impossible. With all the stresses of daily life, not to mention known and unknown dangers, it's easy for us to become overwhelmed by worry and panic. However regularly using meditations such as this one to take a small break from your busy day and focus on healing your mind can have instant as well as long term physical and mental benefits. Meditation for stress and anxiety through the use of anxiety affirmations means that we are spending the 10 minutes or however long we're meditating for talking to ourselves and convincing ourselves that we hold the power to help ourselves rather than having to give in to whatever the world throws at us that day. Knowing, believing and convincing yourself that you have the power is an absolute game changer. Affirmations for positive thinking doesn't just include motivational quotes. It's about resetting your brain to a state of mind where you know within yourself that you can overcome anxiety and deal with your problems. We have many meditations here that will help walk you through learning how to use affirmations correctly and even more focusing on stress and anxiety meditations and affirmations. Let me remind you that following guided affirmations doesn't always have to be with the view to remove or solve all your problems or even to make the anxiety disappear and never reappear. Our focus should be on learning how to deal with the anxiety when it arises and remembering these powerful affirmations at the times we really need them.
Law of attraction meditation is all about focusing on the type of energy you are putting out into the world. This guided meditation can be your key to manifesting more positive energy into your life through the law of attraction. Guided meditation and the law of attraction have been closely linked for a very long time. Attracting positive things into your life takes time, effort and focus, not to mention consistent action. However we can help speed this process along through the use of law of attraction meditation. Real results are possible through meditation even if at first you may be skeptical and question if the law of attraction even really works. We can break down the law of attraction into two areas. The first is the more practical side. The mindset component of attracting abundance, love, money, health or whatever you want. Simply by using guided law of attraction meditation on a regular basis we are focusing our minds to look for and seek out the positive things we want in life. We are literally shifting our focus and our conscious mind so that we notice the areas in our life we can already be grateful for and also those areas we can actively improve ourselves and take action on to help create a better life for ourselves. The second is the more spiritual side of attracting what you want into your life. By using powerful manifestation meditations that focus on the law of attraction we are aiming to increase our internal and external vibration and energy thereby attracting whatever we want into our lives. We are literally balls of energy giving off vibrations into the world, shifting that to a more positive vibrational frequency is the key to attracting more positive results. If you're a meditation beginner and this is the first you're hearing of the law of attraction (also known as The Secret) then give the meditation some time and attention. Manifesting anything you want into your life is truly possible through the right combination of meditation and positive consistent action. Don't be fooled into thinking this is an instant or guaranteed process. There are many law of attraction manifestation techniques out there but guided meditation is not only one of the easiest ways to get started but it's a powerful way to tune your mind into both consciously and subconsciously moving yourself in the direction of your dreams (and sometimes also pulling them in your direction).
This guided meditation for clarity has been designed to help guide you and focus your mind in a world full of distractions. Use this meditation to clear your mind and align your thoughts. 10 minute meditations like this one can be the perfect vacation, just a small break from everyday life and the thoughts running through your head constantly. It's important to give our minds a rest and to take a moment to find peace in our busy lives. You don't have to be a meditation expert to enjoy the benefits of guided meditation. 10 minutes of focused meditation and you can open your eyes feeling refreshed with a clear mind and a light heart. You can use this as a meditation for beginners as well as a daily practice to allow you to align your mind and body. Meditation for clarity and decision making has been around for a long time. Removing distractions and spending a few minutes of focused time to allow your mind to center itself is something some cultures have been doing for thousands of years, and that's because it works. The important thing to remember when it comes to clarity meditation is that you don't need to force it. This isn't a weight you're trying to lift, try instead to think of it more as a wall you want to melt away. That way your focus is on removing obstacles peacefully and easily, rather than speeding up we're trying to slow down. It may be possible for you to come out of your first meditation with a clearer mind, even if you are a beginner. But if you're not as clear of mind as you want to be then no need to panic, you did your best and we can try again tomorrow. Progress in meditation comes over time.
Meditation for creativity and inspiration doesn't just need to be done when you're struggling to be more creative or lacking creative inspiration and focus. Use this guided meditation to boost your creative powers and imagination to help keep you on an inspiring path to your best self. Creativity and imagination are mental muscles. They're part of the right side of your brain and as such are focused on the more artistic and creative side of life. We can use focused time through meditation to really dial in and decide we want to become better at the skill of being creative. This is both an instant and long term process. We can have creative ideas descend upon us in a moment but also learn to develop these ideas over time to become more artistic. If this is your first guided meditation for creativity and focus then really listen to the words and try to concentrate deeply on the words being spoken. Know that your have the power inside of you to create whatever it is in your life you're aiming for. Developing the mental muscles required for creative thinking can be built over time so try not to get discouraged after just one session. You can use this creativity meditation as often as you need to in order to help you on your path to developing your artistic talents. Creativity doesn't just need to be for those of us that want to be artists. We all create our own lives and need inspiration and imagination to turn our dreams into reality, but also to create the dreams in the first place we need to develop the ability to create. Guided meditation allows our minds the calm and fluidity to be inspired to create another world inside of us that we can bring into existence. Meditation is a simple practice that holds the key to unlocking our imagination in ways we can't even explain consciously. Surrender to it and watch as your creative juices begin to flow.
Guided meditation for addiction recovery is a very real and practical tool used frequently by many successful long term recovering addicts. Drug addiction and alcoholism along with other addictions can be a serious challenge to overcome but with the help of meditation may become a little easier. Addiction recovery is often a long and lonely road for many and a successful journey for even fewer, however using helpful tools like guided meditation for mindfulness and to help you stay present can assist in developing the inner strength and positive frame of mind needed to take on that daily battle. Self compassion, self love, discipline, loving kindness and self awareness are but a few of the keys to drug addiction recovery as well as successful recovery from many other addictive substances. All these tools can be developed through the use of regular meditations. Meditations focusing on these key traits help you kick start your life and thoughts into a frame of mind that is better suited to where you want to go, rather than where you've come from. Learning how to love yourself, be aware of your behaviors and thinking, along with knowing you need to develop the discipline to put key practices into place daily can help you take small steps regularly to reach a better place both within yourself and reflecting that into your outside world. The world of guided meditation for recovery is no quick fix. For any of you out there who have been down the recovery route before or who are currently on it you will already know the many challenges that exist down this road. Meditation is to be used as just another weapon in your arsenal, another tool in your tool belt that you can call on when needed. Different methods work for different people and meditation for cravings and desires should not be used as the only fix to help you battle addictions but just as a useful addition to many other stronger methods and techniques developed by addiction specialists.
Meditation for overthinking is a powerful tool that can help clear your mind, cope with stress and reduce anxiety. Learning how to stop overthinking with mindfulness meditations and guided stress reducing methods can help calm your mind instantly. Overthinking can feel very overwhelming almost immediately with almost no signs it's about to happen and make you feel helpless, scared, worried or even hopeless. When we begin to overthink our minds can often create situations and scenarios that not only aren't really happening but also have a very small chance of ever happening. When this happens it can feel almost impossible to overcome and can take incredible inner strength to find a way to stop. What we suggest is that you don't try to battle this alone. Using a useful tool like guided meditations are a fast and simple way to sometimes instantly be pulled out of that hole we can all feel we fall into when overthinking. The goal here isn't to think our way out of it. That just sends our mind in circles. The two fastest ways to stop overthinking and calm your mind are to get into your body, some form of exercise or movement is a great way to take the focus out of your head and into your body. The second is to give up control to something else for a moment. We suggest guided meditation. Even a short meditation for overthinking or a mindfulness meditation for anxiety is a way to calm your mind and relax your thoughts. If you're new to meditation and looking for some meditation for beginners to help you stop overthinking, cope with stress or relieve some anxiety then look no further. Short guided meditations like this one here are a perfect introduction to meditation. Let me remind you that meditation doesn't need to be a perfect practice. A successful meditation is achieved just be you sitting down for a moment to practice. We're not looking to achieve transcendental enlightenment here, instead just a few moments of peaceful calm to help our mind limit it's response to overthinking.
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