a method of concentrative meditation for reaching a transcendental state of awareness. Based upon the Bhagavad-Gita and other ancient Hindu writings, it was posited within the U.S. by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. The contemporary rendition of the initial discipline contains six steps which culminate with sitting with one

TRANSCENDENTAL MEDITATION (TM): “I’ve been practicing transcendental meditation for the past three years.”