Learn how to meditate

This guide leads you through a complete yet simplified meditation practice in the style of the Buddha. Each step gives you tasks to complete. Additional information is provided for each step in a summary, overview, goal, and tips.

For some tasks you will work with a breathing buddy called Ananda. He will work with you on the breath pacing tasks and provide helpful feedback whenever possible.

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