Source: Arjun Walia
- The Facts:Multiple studies have shown that meditation literally alters the structure of various parts of the brain.
- Reflect On:What would happen if billions of people meditated?
Science is revealing various mindfulness techniques that can literally change and restructure our brain. Neuroscientist Sara Lazar from Mass General and Harvard Medical School is one of the latest to illustrate this. After she sustained running injuries, she took up yoga. It had a tremendous effect on her, which inspired her to start researching the scientific literature that’s available on mindfulness meditation, which is one of the categories into which yoga falls into.