Buddhist Monks Brains Scanned

April 25, 2011 in New Age Science, Other Faiths, Psychic & Paranormal by Webmaster

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BBC News - Brains of Buddhist monks scanned in meditation study

BBC News – Brains of Buddhist monks scanned in meditation study http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-12661646 In a laboratory tucked away off a noisy New York City street, a soft-spoken neuroscientist has been placing Tibetan Buddhist monks into a car-sized brain scanner to better…

 

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The scanner tracks blood flow within the monks’ heads as they meditate inside its clunky walls, which echoes a musical rhythm when the machine is operating.

Dr Josipovic has scanned the brains of more than 20 experienced meditators, both monks and nuns who primarily study the Tibetan Buddhist style of meditation, to better understand this mysterious network.

 

 


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