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5 Spiritual Practices That Can Increase Well-Being

Spirituality is slowly but surely crawling out from under the yolk of religious practices and reaching a more mainstream audience. People are looking for spirituality in whatever form they please to now, instead of just copying some type of spirituality that was written in a book at one point. It’s led to a huge exponential increase of techniques and theories about how we can center our minds and bodies effectively in a society that is growing increasingly busier and more stressful.

While this sadly comes with the disadvantage that a lot of those practices are solidly in the realm of pseudoscience, we can at least identify a few that have been tried and true for decades and can help you increase your well-being on a metaphysical level. Let’s take a look at some of the most popular ones! Don’t worry, you won’t have to do any weird stuff.

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Meditation shifts the focus from the outside world to the inside world. Most forms of meditation involve some sort of focusing on your breathing and reaching a point where you can single out one or a few stimuli so you can allow them to completely take over your mind. Those stimuli can be everything from light coming through the windows, a bird tweeting in the distance, or even something that isn’t tangible, like the warmth of caring for a loved one. You’re pretty much free to do that as you please, as long as you keep your attention focused on one specific thing.