How do I learn?
Transcendental Meditation is learned in seven easy steps
Free introductory talk
Hear from an experienced accredited teacher how TM could benefit you and how it differs from other practices, and have all your questions answered. Find a teacher
Learning Transcendental Meditation involves personal instruction with an accredited TM teacher and three meetings on the following days.
Follow-up and support
After you complete the TM course, you'll enjoy a lifetime of cumulative benefits from your twice-daily practice, with continuing support from your teacher.
Seven Steps to learn TM
Steps 1-3: Preparing to learn
These steps are combined into a single session and are free of charge and obligation to learn.
An explanation of what TM is and what the benefits are, is followed by a description of how the process works and how you learn. How it differs from other forms of meditation will be made clear. The session ends with a short personal chat with the teacher to discuss any personal considerations, and to make an appointment should you wish to learn.
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Steps 4-7: Learning Transcendental Meditation
These steps take place over four consecutive days.
- Day 1: Personal instruction
This is the one-to-one session where you learn the actual technique of Transcendental Meditation. Allow 1 to 2 hours. Afer learning, you are able to meditate at home on your own.
- Days 2, 3 and 4: Follow-up meetings
These all-important sessions verify that you are practising correctly, and give further knowledge and understanding relevant to your continuing twice-daily meditation. Each session lasts 1 to 2 hours.
Once you've completed the seven-step TM course, you'll have the intellectual and experiential knowledge to meditate effectively. Then a series of important weekly and monthly group and personal "meditation check-ups" ensure that you are practising correctly and enjoying the full benefits.
Your teacher will always be happy to hear from you, to check your meditation and answer any questions you might have.
Divya Anna Davy
Teacher of Transcendental Meditation:
"We look forward to hearing from you and helping you to find out more about learning Transcendental Meditation."
David Lynch, Filmmaker
Founder of the David Lynch Foundation for Consciousness Based Education and World Peace:
"I have been diving within through the Transcendental Meditation technique for over 30 years. It has changed my life, my world."