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Meditation Information Network
"Supporting critical examination of the programs associated with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi."

Falling Down the TM Rabbit Hole
Proposes the theory that TM works by a combination of trance induction and suggestion.


Don Krieger


Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), Oct. 2, 1991, vol. 266: pp. 1741-45, 1749-50

ScienceWriters: The Newsletter of the National Association of Science Writers, Fall1991: pp. 5-7

"Patrick Ryan and Transcendental Meditation" An excerpt from the book Combatting Cult Mind Control by Steven Hassan, pp. 87-88, published by Park Street Press in Rochester Vermont in 1988 and 1990

"Man Who Said He Didn't Get To Fly Awarded $138,000" From News Services and Staff Reports Wednesday, January 14, 1987 The Washington Post; Page B04

"Group Says Movement a Cult" by Phil McCombs, Washington Post Staff Writer Thursday, July 2, 1987; Page C03 The Washington Post; Page B04

by Martin Gardner. Skeptical Enquirer magazine Vol. 19, No. 3, May/June 1995

"MEDITATION, DELUSION AND DECEPTION" by David J. Bardin et al; article from Cult Abuse Policy & Research Newsletter, Vol 2, No 3, October 1994

- former Chairman of the Physics Dept. at Maharishi International University


TM-EX Newsletters: 1990-1992

TM-EX Newsletter: Summer 1993

TM-EX Newsletter: Fall 1993

TM-EX Newsletter: Winter 1993

TM-EX Newsletter: Spring 1994

TM-EX Newsletter: Summer 1994


ICSA (International Cultic Studies Association)
      · Cult-101: Checklist of Cult Characteristics
      · Cult-101: Evaluating Your Cult Involvement

reFOCUS (Recovering Former Cultists' Support Network)

F.A.C.T.Net (Fight Against Coercive Tactics Network)

Steve Hassan's Freedom of Mind Center