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  What is Yogic Flying?
Yogic Flying was introduced in 1976 by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, the world’s foremost scientist of consciousness, who has brought to light the knowledge of India’s ancient Vedic tradition.
Yogic Flying is a natural extension of the Transcendental Meditation program, which Maharishi introduced in the mid-1950s and which has become the most widely practiced and thoroughly researched program of self-development in the world.
Yogic Flying demonstrates the ability of the individual to enliven the total potential of natural law in all its expressions — mind, body, behavior, and environment.
www.yogicflyingclubs.org /yogic_flying.html   (1231 words)

  
  Yogic flying - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
Yogic flying is the purported ability to levitate which is a capability one gains through advanced practice of transcendental meditation (TM).
Yogic flying traditionally stems from the Vedic rishi Avatsara, "the flying-one".
Yogic flying is not accepted by the mainstream scientific community and has been criticized as a cult by the mainstream press.
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/y/o/g/Yogic_flying.html   (604 words)

  
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Of particular interest to researchers was to study the ability of Yogic Flying.
Achieving the floating and flying stages is dependent upon the extent to which the practitioner is able to sustain his awareness at the level of the unified field, the level of transcendental consciousness.
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 Yogic Flying
BONN (Reuter) - Yogic flyers from Natural Law Parties around the world bounced for peace on Friday in Bonn pledging to combat global crime, disease, war and unemployment with meditation and levitation.
A group of 23 yogic flyers, clad in white trousers and T-shirts decorated with the party's rainbow symbol, sat cross-legged on a foam mat with their eyes closed.
"Yogic flying is enormously beneficial for the individual producing maximum coherence in brain functioning," said John Hagelin, the party's U.S. presidential candidate in 1995, before settling down for his daily hop.
www.alltm.org /zarticles/Bonn.html   (317 words)

  
 The Australian: Yogic flyers build 'shield' around Israel [ 27jul06 ]   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Yogic flying, derided by critics as glorified bum-hopping, is the purported ability to levitate through the advanced practice of transcendental meditation, or TM.
Alex Kutai, the leader of the yogic flying movement in Israel who titles himself the Prime Minister of the Peace Government of Israel, was leading the squadron at the lakeside Nof Ginnosar Hotel from where all other guests have fled for fear of being hit by rockets.
Across the border in Lebanon, another yogic flying group is believed to be at work but the group here in the Galilee is not in contact with them, said Zelinkovsky, who worked in telecoms after the army before becoming a full-time TM teacher.
www.theaustralian.news.com.au /printpage/0,5942,19929104,00.html   (575 words)

  
 Yogic flying
Yogic flying is the purported ability to levitate which is a capability one gains through advanced practice of transcendental meditation.
Special facilities for yogic flying are located in Fairfield, Iowa at the Maharishi University of Management.
Due to the unusual and supernatural claims of this practice, groups claiming to practice yogic flying are treated with skepticism.
www.casimiro.com /wiki/en/wikipedia/y/yo/yogic_flying.html   (154 words)

  
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Proponents of yogic flying claim world peace can be induced by thousands of simultaneous yogic flyers spread world-wide.
Yogic flying is not accepted by the mainstream scientific community.
Another former MIU student, Patrick L. Ryan, said that he studied yogic flying there in a "totalitarian environment" where every minute of his day was programmed.
www.kiwipedia.com /yogic-flying.html   (607 words)

  
 Googlism what is yogic flying
yogic flying is not necessarily a new one
yogic flying is a clear demonstration of the capability of the human nervous system to function coherently at the level of the unified field
yogic flying is a practise of the transcendental meditation movement
www.googlism.com /what_is/y/yogic_flying   (443 words)

  
 Hagelin:peaceful solutions to the world's problems
"Yogic Flying" is a natural extension of the Transcendental Meditation program, and it cultures the ability to think and act in a settled level of awareness.
For instance, EEG studies show that during Yogic Flying, at the moment when the body lifts up, coherence is maximum in brain wave activity.
When "Yogic Flying" is practiced in groups, this influence spreads throughout the environment, reducing negative tendencies and promoting positive, harmonious trends throughout society.
www.edgenews.com /issues/2003/04/peden.html   (2771 words)

  
 DesMoinesRegister.com | Life
It was sudden death in the final round of Friday's yogic flying high jump competition, down to just Davy and his opponent David Sinton.
This was the high drama of the yogic flying competition, which took place Friday in the Golden Dome at the Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield.
The physical exertion required for yogic flying is quite hard for the average person, said Des Moines YMCA yoga teacher Christine Meinecke.
desmoinesregister.com /life/stories/c5351764/21107043.html   (546 words)

  
 Transcendental Meditation and TM-Sidhi Programs - Vedic Community for Indo-Americans
Yogic Flying, an aspect of the TM-Sidhi® program, is a technique for making full use of the human brain.
During the practice of Yogic Flying, there is a dramatic increase in brain wave coherence that coincides with the body lifting from the ground in short hops.
The practice of Yogic Flying creates powerful waves of coherence in the atmosphere, spreading waves of harmony and peace to the surrounding population.
www.vedic-community.org /tm.html   (1136 words)

  
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It is the performance of the Yogic Flying siddhi, then, that has been determined to be the best means to bring maximum orderliness to the functioning of the brain.
It is the Yogic Flying siddhi that produces the greatest linkage between Transcendental Consciousness and activity, that is, the greatest coordination between mind and body.
Hence, the practice of the Yogic Flying siddhi is the means to accelerate the development of one's mind-body coordination.
www.sellingsalesmanship.com /chap14a.html   (1502 words)

  
 TM-Sidhi Programme
When Yogic Flying is practised in groups, this influence of coherence spreads throughout the environment, reducing negative tendencies and promoting positive, harmonious trends in the whole society.
The Global Maharishi Effect was created by the group practice of 7,000 Yogic Flyers (7,000 being approximately the square root of one per cent of the world's population) during three large "World Peace Assemblies" that were held over a period of two to three weeks in the U. S.A., Holland, and India.
The secret of the Global Maharishi Effect is the phenomenon known to Physics as the "Field Effect", the effect of coherence and positivity produced from the field of infinite correlation -- the self-referral field of least excitation of consciousness -- the field of Transcendental Consciousness, which is basic to creation and permeates all life everywhere.
www.maharishi-india.org /programmes/p2sidhi.html   (933 words)

  
 The TM-Sidhi Program - Permanent Peace
During the first stage of Yogic Flying, while the practitioner sits in the cross-legged lotus position, the body lifts up and moves forward in short jumps.
As explained in the Vedic science of consciousness, Yogic Flying develops the ability of the individual to act from the unified field of all the laws of nature.
Since increased brain wave coherence is one indication of Transcendental Consciousness, moreover, it is significant that EEG studies have shown that during Yogic Flying, at the moment the body lifts up, coherence in brain wave activity reaches a peak.
www.permanentpeace.ca /technology/tm_sidhi.php   (587 words)

  
 Permanent Peace: What is Yogic Flying?
During the first stage of Yogic Flying, while the practitioner sits in the cross-legged lotus position, the body lifts up and moves forward in short jumps.
As explained in the Vedic science of consciousness, Yogic Flying develops the ability of the individual to act from the unified field of all the laws of nature.
Since increased brain wave coherence is one indication of Transcendental Consciousness, moreover, it is significant that EEG studies have shown that during Yogic Flying, at the moment the body lifts up, coherence in brain wave activity reaches a peak.
permanentpeace.org /technology/yogic_flying.html   (258 words)

  
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In 1978 I was extremely fortunate to have been able to attend a six-month-long intensive research study into consciousness as the field of all possibilities conducted by MERU in Switzerland.
Next morning, when I entered the hall, I realized that when we were told by our instructors that we would do Yogic Flying they must have been serious since the meeting hall was made devoid of all chairs and furnishings, and was lined, wall-to-wall, with eight-inch thick foam rubber padding.
The unfoldment of these stages is dependent upon the extent to which a meditator is able to sustain his awareness at the level of the unified field, the level of Transcendental Consciousness, that most fundamental level of life where all the laws of nature reside.
www.sellingsalesmanship.com /chap13a.html   (1438 words)

  
 Yogic Flying Creates Bubbling Bliss & Generates Coherence, Positivity, and Harmony for the Environment!
Yogic Flying is a phenomenon of a thought projected from Transcendental Consciousness, the Unified Field of Natural Law, the field of all possibilities.
Even in the first stage of Yogic Flying, where the body lifts up in a series of short hops, this practice produces bubbling bliss for the individual and generates coherence, positivity, and harmony for the environment.
The practice of Yogic Flying provides a practical demonstration of the ability to project from the Unified Field of Natural Law and develops the ability to act spontaneously in accord with Natural Law for the fulfillment of any desire.
www.vedicobservatory.org /A7YogicFlying.html   (304 words)

  
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When Yogic Flying is practiced in groups, the influence of coherence and bubbling bliss spreads throughout the environment, reducing negative tendencies and promoting positive, harmonious trends throughout society.
“Yogic Flying demonstrates the ability of the individual to act from the unified field and enliven the total potential of Natural Law in all its expressions—mind, body, behavior, and environment.
Yogic Flying presents in miniature the flight of galaxies in space, all unified in perfect order by Natural Law.
www.buchanan.org /db00-0626b.html   (332 words)

  
 'King of the world' preaches peace through 'yogic flying'
The square root of 1 percent of the population of a country has to practice "yogic flying," a meditation exercise that is supposed to elevate its practitioner into the air ­ "without using any muscles," maintains Nader.
To reach the so-called Maharishi effect, the yogic flyers have to practice in the same place.
At the Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa, as one of the TM Study Centers is called, they have researched the effects of some 60-240 people practicing yogic flying in Jerusalem in 1983.
www.rickross.com /reference/tm/tm41.html   (1020 words)

  
 Invincible Defence
Yogic Flying is a phenomenon created by a specific thought projected from Transcendental Consciousness, the Unified Field of Natural Law, the field of all possibilities.
Yogic Flying demonstrates perfect mind-body coordination and is correlated with maximum coherence, indicating maximum orderliness and integration of brain functioning.
The practice of Yogic Flying provides a practical demonstration of the ability to project thought from the Unified Field of Natural Law, and develops the ability to act spontaneously in accord with Natural Law for the fulfilment of any desire.
www.invincibledefence.org /programmes/tm-sidhi.html   (538 words)

  
 Phil McCombs, Washington Post Staff, writes about Mahesh Yogi and Transcendental Meditation
The group charged in a press conference yesterday that the maharishi's Transcendental Meditation (TM) movement, of which yogic flying is an advanced stage, is not simply a method of relaxation through meditation, but a cult that ultimately seeks to strip individuals of their ability to think and choose freely.
Two former TM adherents who studied yogic flying at the Maharishi International University (MIU) in Fairfield, Iowa, Joe Kelly and John Taity, gave a demonstration of it at the press conference by sitting cross-legged on the floor and hopping in an awkward forward motion that lifted them completely off the floor a few inches.
Another former MIU student, Patrick L. Ryan, said that he studied yogic flying there in a "totalitarian environment" where every minute of his day was programmed.
www.freedomofmind.com /stevehassan/presskit/articles/mccombs.htm   (986 words)

  
 Yogic Flying
It trains the individual to think and act from the level of Transcendental Consciousness, greatly enhancing the coordination between mind and body, and developing the ability to enliven Natural Law to support all avenues of life to fulfil one's desires.
Yogic Flying demonstrates perfect mind-body coordination and is correlated with maximum coherence, indicating maximum orderliness and integration of brain functioning.
Even in the first stage of Yogic Flying, where the body lifts up in a series of short hops, this practice gives the experience of bubbling bliss for the individual, and generates coherence, positivity and harmony for the environment.
www.maharishi-european-sidhaland.org.uk /YogicFlying.htm   (0 words)

  
 FLYING OINTMENTS: Their Ingredients and Their Use
Flying Ointment is typically an oily or greasy concoction of herbs and other materials combined together and said, when rubbed all over one's body, to contribute toward one's ability to fly.
What is most important to realize is that during the Middle Ages the use of certain specific herbs and their power that originally came down from Shamanism is significantly downplayed, and the outcome and power of occult abilities is attributed more and more to evil sources in the form of Lucifer, the Devil, or Satan.
She then gave unto me an unguent, with which I rubbed the principal pulses of my feet and hands; the which she did also; and at first it appeared to me that I was flying in the air in the place which I wished, and which I had in no way mentioned to her.
www.angelfire.com /electronic/awakening101/flying_ointments.html   (3468 words)

  
 The TM Bulletin Volume 7 Issue 3
And when the number of Yogic Flyers reaches the square root of one percent of the U.S. population (about 2000), there will be an even more dramatic improvement in national trends, and any lingering problems in the country will be quickly resolved.
Hagelin added that groups of Yogic Flyers are now being established in a total of 40 countries to create a “Ring of Invincibility” around the globe and quickly raise the whole world to a state of permanent peace.
Yogic Flying is a phenomenon that cannot be manipulated in any way.
tmbulletin.com /volume7/TMBulletinV7I03.htm   (3650 words)

  
 BBC Inside Out - Yogic flying tackles crime in Bristol
The actual technique is yogic flying, an advanced state of transcendental meditation.
Yogic flying is not the first alternative crime prevention idea - here are some they tried earlier..
Despite yogic flying claims being met by giggles, similar projects over the world have achieved proven, documented success.
www.bbc.co.uk /insideout/west/series1/yogic-flying.shtml   (560 words)

  
 Yogic Flying Clubs for Students - Create World Peace and National Invincibility
The practice of Yogic Flying creates maximum coherence in brain functioning and a powerful influence of coherence in society, spreading waves of harmony and peace to the surrounding population.
In the first stage of Yogic Flying, the body — motivated only by the effortless mental impulse of the TM-Sidhi technique — rises up in the air in a series of blissful hops.
The practice of Yogic Flying creates powerful waves of coherence in the atmosphere, spreading waves of harmony and peace to the surrounding population.
www.yogicflyingclubs.org   (219 words)

  
 Yogic flying
Yogic flying is the purported ability to levitate through advanced practice of transcendental meditation (TM).
Yogic flying traditionally stems from the Vedic rishi Avatsara, "the flying-one".
Facilities for purported yogic flying are located at the Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa and at Maharishi European Sidhaland in Skelmersdale, U.K. During the 1990s, various Natural Law Parties encouraged the use of yogic flying as part of their party platform.
www.omniknow.com /common/wiki.php?in=en&term=Yogic_flying   (1553 words)

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