Onderzoek sociale effecten Yogisch Vliegen

G8-Imp-Qual-Life-in-a-State-v1Quality of life improved in the State of Rhode Island, in comparison to a control state, during periods in which groups of participants in the Transcendental Meditation Sidhi Programme were established. Quality of life was measured by improvement in a comprehensive index that includes crime, auto accidents, motor vehicle fatalities, deaths due to other causes, alcoholic beverage consumption, cigarette consumption, unemployment, and pollution.Ref.The Journal of Mind and Behavior  8: 67–104, 1987