Meditation

Health

Breathing Is the Hot New Wellness Trend

I attended a couple of "breathwork" classes that claim that improving the way you breathe can actually make your life better.
Almaz Ohene
9.11.19
Music

Glastonbury Looks Its Most Strange and Lonesome at 6AM

Photos of what might be the quietest time at the massive festival.
Ryan Bassil
6.28.19
Save Yourselves

These Activists Think You Can Save the Planet with Meditation

I spent the day with the Dharma Action Network For Climate Engagement and went on a meditation protest.
Saskia Rowlands
6.26.19
Health

My Journey Through the World of Rich-People Meditation Products

Is it possible to buy your way to enlightenment? I tried to find out.
Justin Caffier
4.24.19
mental health

The More I Allowed Myself to Feel My Anxiety, the Less it Bothered Me​

My coping mechanisms had been avoidant behavior all along.
Sarah Watts
1.22.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

When Meditation Goes Wrong

For some people, meditating can lead to severe complications, from depression to traumatic flashbacks.
VICE Staff
11.20.18
Music

Namaste What You Are: Saves The Day’s Chris Conley on the Benefits of Meditation

Ahead of the release of Saves The Day’s ninth full-length, 9, we caught up with the band's frontman to learn more about his own spiritual path.
Jonah Bayer
10.26.18
Natural High

I Tried to Get High at a 'Cacao Dance'

The power of cacao doesn’t flow through everyone.
Katinka Oppeck
10.10.18
Religion

I Spent a Weird (and Homophobic) Day Trying to Follow God's Will

Inspired by the show 'God Friended Me', I tried to change my life by following the instructions of the big man upstairs.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
10.1.18
What I Want to Tell You About Heroin

My Heroin Rehab Diary

"I am tired of the putrid stench of sweat and the overwhelming compulsion to use, use, use, because if I don’t, I will die."
Hannah Brooks
8.3.18
Meditation

I'm Addicted to Silent Meditation and I've Never Felt Better

Vipassana retreats offer ten days of meditation with no talking, reading, cell phones, or jerking off. I recently went on my fifth.
Conor Creighton
7.30.18
self-help

How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others, According to Experts

The grass isn't always greener on the other side; it all depends on the ways you think about yourself and others.
Anna Goldfarb
4.25.18
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