Mindfulness is a type of simple meditation. Through mindfulness meditation, you become aware of and accept the present moment without judgment or interpretation. Mindfulness allows you to focus intensely — through a gentle, nurturing lens — on yourself and what you’re thinking, sensing, and feeling around you.
Ready to channel your inner zen? Learn more about mindfulness meditation with these articles.
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