Author Archives: HARI S NAIR

5 Mind-Blowing Mandela Effects – Are There Glitches In Reality?

Can there be glitches in reality? Are we living in a simulation-like universe, similar to the one portrayed in the movie ‘The Matrix’? Is what people say about the Mandela Effect real, or is it simply a result of what psychologists refer to as ‘false memory’? If it isn’t real, then how can so many people collectively recall events that never happened? Could this phenomenon be connected to concepts such as parallel universes, alternate realities, or the multiverse? These questions have always intrigued me, which is why in this post, I will discuss 5 mind-blowing Mandela Effects that a significant number of people agree on. It’s this widespread agreement that makes it challenging to attribute the phenomenon solely to a psychological explanation.

It is true that in a universe where everything operates according to well-established cause-and-effect mechanisms, which have been studied for centuries, we can now even predict with precision the time it will take for a bullet fired from an aircraft to reach its target. In such a context, discussing something that appears to defy all logic may seem unreal. We have been so accustomed to witnessing the evidence of logic in our lives that we often lack the open-mindedness to entertain the possibility of accepting something beyond our current comprehension.

I am not suggesting that we should readily embrace wild theories and widespread myths. However, maintaining an open mind to consider possibilities that extend beyond what can be explained by our current level of knowledge about the universe is essential. Despite our significant advancements in the field of science, there are still numerous unanswered questions.

One of those questions pertains to the Mandela Effect. While I am well aware of the stories and conspiracies that have circulated around this phenomenon, there’s an aspect of it that cannot be dismissed as mere imagination. Before I delve into the five mind-bending Mandela Effect-related occurrences, let me provide a brief explanation of what this phenomenon is and how scientists often attribute it to what they call ‘false memory. Continue reading

Evaluating the 55×5 Manifestation Method: Effectiveness Examined

Recently, I have been creating posts about a few methods that have been popularized with fantasy names by various social media influencers. One such method is the 55×5 manifestation method, which has gained widespread popularity as one of the most effective quick manifestation techniques. While I am generally skeptical of programs and methods that claim to produce quick results, I believe it’s important to provide my perspective on such techniques to help my readers better understand them if they choose to try them out.

Based on the concepts of the law of attraction, this method involves repeatedly contemplating a particular thought. It is grounded in the principle that regularly focusing on a thought can lead to the realization of one’s desires. Additionally, it harnesses the power of affirmations and written words to direct your attention toward a specific goal, effectively transforming it into a ritual that consistently encourages positive thinking about your desires.

This process entails establishing a habit of journaling for five days, incorporating repeated words to convey your intentions to the higher power or the universe, thereby facilitating the manifestation process. However, does the 55×5 method really work? If so, what is it that makes this technique effective? I will be addressing these questions later in this post, first let me show you how it is performed. Continue reading

4 Reasons Why You Are Failing to Manifest Your Desired Life

In this post, I will provide you with some quick points that will help you understand why the law of attraction methods you are using fail to assist you in manifesting your desires. Your imagined life may seem far from actualizing right now, but it is a common challenge for everyone who discovers their creative ability and learns about the metaphysical laws of the universe. Not being able to manifest what you have imagined for yourself is a shared issue, but in hindsight, it often appears as a stepping stone in the overall process, unless you choose to stop trying.

Drawing from my own experience as well as observations in the life journeys of many people, we often gain a better understanding of our inner world when we fail to attract our desires. This failure reveals valuable insights about our current way of thinking and the beliefs that govern our perspectives on both our personal lives and the world at large.

I love the very famous quote from James Allen that speaks volumes about why our current reality is the way it is right now: ‘We Do Not Attract What We Want But What We Are.’ These words are filled with the wisdom that can only come from a deeper understanding of the workings of universal laws. The true meaning of this fantastic quote becomes evident through experience.

However, I will attempt to explain it here at the end of our discussion on the reasons why most people fail in the manifestation process, even after learning and applying the law of attraction techniques. In fact, by the end of this post, where I delve deeper into this quote, I believe you will have already grasped its implications through the points I am about to highlight in the paragraphs below. Continue reading

5 Benefits of Listening to Music While Studying (Effects on Mind)

I think I knew already that there were certain benefits of listening to music while studying when I was a student, It was very usual for me to listen to music back when I used to stay awake late in the night to prepare for my exams, I remember countless instances when I have been asked by many people including my family members and friends on how I was able to concentrate with my favorite songs being played in the background, at that time it was hard for me to explain why I was able to study better with the help of music but now I know that there are certain positive effects of listening to music while studying which I will be discussing with you in this post.

Not being among the brightest students in the class, it used to be a very difficult task for me to focus on my studies so I used to find various ways to make my studies interesting and apply them just to keep my mind from tricking me into doing other activities. That’s how I discovered that listening to music in the background was very effective, it especially stopped me from falling asleep when I had to keep myself awake while preparing for important tests in school and college. Even today, I still enjoy playing music while I work, and I’ve even curated a dedicated playlist for work. So, regardless of the debates surrounding whether listening to music while studying is effective or not, I firmly believe that you should listen to your favorite songs when tackling tasks like solving math problems or reading a book, as long as it doesn’t prove distracting. However, it’s essential to be honest with yourself, as what works for one person may not work for another.

Now, after all these years of exploring various personal development materials, I have come to realize that I was unknowingly employing a mental trick to my advantage. Music has been proven to enhance various brain functions, according to numerous studies.
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The Two Cup Manifestation Method and Reality Shift – Fact Check

One of the intriguing concepts that has recently garnered significant attention is the Two Cup Method manifestation technique based on the law of attraction. This method has gained popularity across various online platforms, including TikTok and Reddit, and has particularly captivated the interest of younger individuals. Here, I will be going into the details of this technique, provide steps to perform it, and answer the question regarding its effectiveness.

I am genuinely astonished by the trends that are gaining popularity in today’s world, particularly among the younger generation, who sometimes readily embrace ideas they encounter on social media. Manifestation and the understanding of universal laws are akin to skills that require years of dedicated practice and comprehension. Regrettably, it appears that people are increasingly drawn toward seemingly magical quick-fix solutions in our present times.

No, I am not saying that quick manifestations cannot happen nor am I suggesting that using any such methods is a waste of time. But it is necessary to understand that when the concepts of personal development, metaphysics, and the art of deliberate creation are misunderstood by people, they either strongly oppose these ideas or become deeply entrenched in impractical beliefs, such as the phenomenon of reality shifting. Continue reading

4 Steps to Using Visualization for Mental Rehearsal in Sports

We all use visualization knowingly or unknowingly in our daily lives, and it significantly affects our attitude toward life. In sports, mental rehearsal is an important technique that athletes should leverage to give their best performance on the field. Just as physical training is necessary, our minds also require training through visualization exercises.

I’d like to draw your attention to the fact that as a sportsman, you are already using your imagination to plan your strategy before every game. Additionally, after the game, when you replay the moments in your mind to analyze and examine your performance, you are once again using your imagination. So, the mental rehearsal we will discuss in this post is not something entirely new to you. It’s possible that you might not have been fully aware of it earlier, and gaining a better understanding of it will help you intentionally use it to your advantage.

While completing the three-screen method in the Silva Ultramind course, I was particularly intrigued by instructor Vishen Lakhiani’s mention of certain experiments. In that session, he illustrated various research studies where people achieved improvements in real-time games through daily mental practice using visualization.

Like what many people believe, visualization is not only something that can hugely impact a person’s psychology but it can actually improve a person’s physical skills and movements while playing a sport. Apart from the increase in confidence and the change in attitude which can obviously enhance the skills of an athlete, practicing your craft with visualization can actually build muscle memory.

Muscle memory is a neurological phenomenon that results from the repetition of a particular maneuver. It allows an athlete to perform an action with the least conscious effort and it strengthens their reflexes.

Moreover, our involuntary actions and reflexes also highly depend on our subconscious mind programming which can be altered with the help of visualization, and of course, our self-confidence greatly improves when we use our imagination to create mental pictures of positive scenarios.

Now that we have discussed why mental rehearsal can prove to be a very effective tool for sportsmen and how it can help them hone their skills, let me show you how to use visualization to practice the sport of your choice. Continue reading

Why You Should Choose Brahma Muhurta for Meditation?

Do you know that there is a specific time period of the day known as the Brahma Muhurta, which is considered the best time for meditation? Whether you practice the law of attraction techniques like visualization or if you are a yoga enthusiast, knowing about this pre-sunrise time period can be highly beneficial. According to ancient yogic teachings, this particular time of the day is when our spiritual practices can be most effective. This is because our mind is in the ideal state during this time for activities such as meditation, yoga, creative visualization, energy clearing, and more.

The first thing we do in the morning sets the tone for our entire day. That’s why our morning activities should be something that fills our minds with joyful thoughts, and we should always aim to begin the day in a positive emotional state. However, waking up at the Brahma Muhurta for meditation or other personal development and spiritual activities takes it to a whole new level. This is the time when ancient yogis preferred to wake up to reach deeper levels of meditation.
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The Truth About the Nikola Tesla 369 Manifestation Method

You’ve probably stumbled upon those wild and crazy videos all over social media, right? They’re all about manifestation methods claiming to be the secret sauce for making your dreams come true. Now, one of the hottest trends in this manifesting circus is the 369 manifestation method. It’s getting a lot of hype, with people swearing it’s the golden ticket to manifesting cash and all sorts of goodies. What’s even more shocking is that some are claiming that the legendary Nikola Tesla knew the secret significance of these numbers in relation to the universe.

So, what’s the deal with Tesla, the genius of all geniuses, getting mixed up in this? Well, the story goes that he saw something mystical in the numbers 3, 6, and 9 like they had some cosmic connection with our lives and the universe. As you can imagine, this theory didn’t just make waves among TikTokers and social media enthusiasts. Nope, people started going all-in, creating full-blown programs around this mystical math.

But hold up, here’s where it gets even crazier: There’s this quote floating around, supposedly from Tesla, saying, “If you knew the magnificence of the 3, 6, and 9, then you hold the key to the universe.” Sounds epic, right? Well, here’s the truth—there’s no concrete proof he actually said that. And even if he did, who knows what he really meant? Plus, these numbers have some legit mathematical significance, so there’s that too.

It’s disheartening, to be honest, how Tesla, the genius who illuminated the modern world with his electrical brilliance, frequently has his name misused through misconstrued quotes and baseless theories.

But let’s dial down the hype for a minute. If we strip away the flashy social media circus and the supernatural vibes, there might actually be some value here. I’m not saying you’ll suddenly manifest a sports car or a mansion overnight like some of those wild TikTok claims. But with some dedication and consistency, this technique might help you dissolve those limiting beliefs to the curb and clear a path to your goals. So, instead of just diving into myth-busting, I’ll guide you through what this method is really about and how to approach it with the right mindset. Continue reading

Now You Can Gauge Your Meditation – Brainwave Monitoring Devices

I received an email recently from one of my readers inquiring about methods to monitor mental activity. This prompted me to create a post on brainwave monitoring devices. Having personally tried a few of these gadgets, I can attest to the fact that current technology allows us to closely track our brain states, particularly during meditation sessions. This enables us to gauge the effectiveness of our meditation practices.

I recall a time when I used to read about costly devices capable of measuring the level of mental activity, whether one’s mind was busy or relaxed. Being deeply interested in spiritual pursuits, I often wished for a tool like this to assess the efficacy of my meditation and relaxation techniques.

This is a common concern among individuals engaged in meditation or mindfulness practices: the need to ascertain if they are following the correct approach. Traditionally, there has been a singular method to gauge the effectiveness of one’s meditation: ensuring that the number of thoughts during the practice is fewer than what one typically experiences in everyday life. It’s a straightforward criterion for evaluation.

Nevertheless, a challenge arises from the heightened state of awareness during meditation. In this heightened state, individuals become conscious enough to observe the frequency at which thoughts arise. Paradoxically, it may seem as though the “monkey mind” is even more active during meditation, primarily because one is not typically aware of how restless the mind can be in everyday circumstances. Due to this reason, people start to get discouraged that they are not meditating properly or they begin to think that meditation is working counterproductively for them. Continue reading

Understanding the Alpha State of Mind for Better Meditation

Knowing the alpha state of mind and being able to detect what this specific brainwave state feels like can help you in a myriad of ways if you are interested in meditation. The knowledge about your brainwave patterns allows you to harness the true potential of your mind because the changes in your brain activity result in a corresponding impact on various different qualities of your mind.

To achieve an optimal meditation experience, you need to have both relaxation as well as heightened focus. This is where aiming for the alpha level of brainwave patterns becomes pivotal, as it enhances the key qualities of your mind that are necessary for a successful meditation session.

We enter this state unknowingly at various times during the day, it is not something that we can achieve only by using a special technique or audio tools, a lot of brainwave entrainment audios are now being promoted by using the promise of helping people reach the alpha level of minds. I am not saying those audio tracks don’t work(I am not in much favor of the binaural beats though) but what I want you to understand is that this state is not new to us, even when we are immersed in a pleasant peaceful music or thoughts of a beautiful vacation our brain generates alpha brainwaves. That’s why I am now going to talk about this mental state in detail so that you will be able to have a better idea about what I am trying to tell you here. Continue reading

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