Using Music to Glue your Brain to a Relaxing State | Ataraxia #10 | Relaxing Vs. Distracting Music

Using Music to Glue your Brain to a Relaxing State | Ataraxia #10 | Relaxing Vs. Distracting Music

——–VIDEO INDEX;

TimeStamp | Topic

00:12 | Know How Intro
00:40 | What exactly regarding ‘music’ will we be discussing about?
01:08 | The main ‘practical’ difference, between distracting music & Relaxing Music
01:32 | What do I mean by ‘distracting’ music?
01:43 | What exactly do I mean by ‘relaxing’ music?
02:02 | What will I encourage you to do in the course of this video?
02:14 | Distracting Music Vs. Relaxing Music (Distracting Music)
04:46 | How do we exactly identify, which music is ‘distracting’ and which is ‘relaxing’?
05:02 | Characteristic No.1 of a Relaxing music. Continue reading “Using Music to Glue your Brain to a Relaxing State | Ataraxia #10 | Relaxing Vs. Distracting Music”

Ataraxia 09 Deciphering the purpose of stress

Deciphering the Purpose of Everyday Stress | The Ataraxia Series 09 | What is the purpose of everyday Stress? Why does it exist? | #KnowHow

 

VIDEO INDEX;
Time | Topic
00:00 Know How Intro
00:25 Topic Introduction
01:25 What is the purpose of everyday stress?
02:23 Example 1 (Physical Stress)
03:27 Example 2 (Anxiety – specifically, exam anxiety)
04:50 Some more quick general examples.
05:32 How to more easily decipher/understand the messages from stress.
06:27 Why should we work towards eliminating stress?
07:41 Conclusion | What have we learnt in this video?
08:21 Video Outro

 

VIDEO DESCRIPTION:

In a psychological sense, the concept of ‘good’ cannot exist without the concept of ‘evil’. Similarly, the concept of ‘Ataraxia’ or ‘Relaxation’ cannot exist without the concept of ‘stress’ or ‘pain’. Stress can be considered as the absence of relaxation or relaxation can be considered as an absence of stress, but either way… both concepts are dependent on one another and cannot exist without the other. Continue reading “Deciphering the Purpose of Everyday Stress | The Ataraxia Series 09 | What is the purpose of everyday Stress? Why does it exist? | #KnowHow”

Know How to Deal With Anxiety By using Mental Simulations Ataraxia 08

Eliminate Anxiety Using ‘Mental Simulations’ | Ataraxia Series 08 | Know How


Video Description:

~In this video we discuss what anxiety is and how we can deal with it and one of the most common ways to deal with anxiety (that I’m aware of) is to do ‘mental simulations’, so I discuss that in the above video as well.

Anxiety is sort of a stress that comes from thinking about a future event or having negative thoughts about an event that’s going to happen in the future. It could be one minute later, one month later, or one year later, or 10 years later.
If thinking about it stresses you out, then using ‘mental simulation’ you can remove the stressful component of that thought pattern…  Continue reading “Eliminate Anxiety Using ‘Mental Simulations’ | Ataraxia Series 08 | Know How”

What the heck is stress anyway! The Ataraxia Series 07

What the heck is Stress anyway?| Ataraxia Series 07 | Understanding the Biological Reality of Stress


Video Description:

In this video we discuss about what I call ‘The Biological Reality Of Stress’.

I’ll try to explain it here as well in a different sort of format so that the message I wish to deliver gets across.

So it’s really simple, when our body is really really relaxed like when we are deep in our sleep, our body’s repair mechanism and growth mechanism boost and we feel really really refreshed after that, and active and motivated and aware and so on… Continue reading “What the heck is Stress anyway?| Ataraxia Series 07 | Understanding the Biological Reality of Stress”

know how to be positive using positive vocabulary

Positive Vocabulary | Ataraxia Series 06 | Know How to Be Positive Using Positive Vocabulary

Video Description:

The Following is an excerpt from an article I wrote sometime ago, this will serve as an appropriate description for this video…
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ii) Use more Positive Statements & Vocabulary:-
Positive words are associated with positive feelings, and similarly, negative words are associated with negative feelings, so use positive words like ‘remember’ instead of ‘forgot’ , like ‘amazing’ instead of just ‘fine’, the more positive your word is the more positive (& healthier) you will feel. So when you are alone and you have time to think and ponder, be sure to construct your ‘optimistic statements’ by thinking of what you could use while conversing with other people.

Some Examples:- …  Continue reading “Positive Vocabulary | Ataraxia Series 06 | Know How to Be Positive Using Positive Vocabulary”

Know How to be Positive Using The Glad Game

The Glad Game | Ataraxia Series 05 | Know How to be Positive using The Glad Game

Video Description:

Our topic today is ‘The Glad Game’. It’s something I learnt in Igor Ledochowski’s Conversational Hypnosis Seminar DVD.
(I really recommend you check that DVD out).

~The following is an excerpt from an old article I wrote… Continue reading “The Glad Game | Ataraxia Series 05 | Know How to be Positive using The Glad Game”

Know How to Rewrite a Memory of a Stressful Event Using Revision

Revision | Ataraxia Series 04 | Know How to Rewrite a Memory of a Stressful Event using ‘Revision’

Video Description:

In this video we will be discussing about a ‘mental technique’ called Revision.
By using this technique we can literally rewrite a sad, upsetting, depressing, stressful or unpleasant event from our memory such that it wouldn’t bother us anymore. And because it won’t bother us, we could either easily stop paying attention to it, or if it’s something that needs critical analysis, then we will be more relaxed and conscious to do so.

Most of the information present in the video will not be discussed here (in the description) and the table of content is mentioned in the initial seconds of the video. So the description has some different part of the information that may be of help apart from that presented in the video… Continue reading “Revision | Ataraxia Series 04 | Know How to Rewrite a Memory of a Stressful Event using ‘Revision’”

Shift your breathing pattern to Abdominal Breathing

Abdominal Breathing | Ataraxia Series 03 | Shifting Your Breathing Pattern To Abdominal Breathing


Abdominal Breathing | Ataraxia Series 03 | Shifting Your Breathing Pattern To Abdominal Breathing

~In this video, we will be discussing about ‘Abdominal Breathing’, some of it’s awesome benefits, & how to go about doing it… Continue reading “Abdominal Breathing | Ataraxia Series 03 | Shifting Your Breathing Pattern To Abdominal Breathing”

Natural Stress Relief by stimulating pressure points

Natural Stress Relief | Ataraxia Series #02 | Stimulating Pressure Points For Natural Stress Relief


~In this video, we will be discussing about a natural stress relief technique. The technique works on the concept of stimulating the pressure points by gently massaging or rubbing them, which causes them to release tension and positive chemicals in the body allowing it, i.e our body, and our mind, to relax.

The ‘technique’ or activity is called ‘Wudu’ (meaning ‘purity’ & ‘cleanliness’). It is extracted from the Islamic tradition in which Muslims would perform wudu before performing their prayers… Continue reading “Natural Stress Relief | Ataraxia Series #02 | Stimulating Pressure Points For Natural Stress Relief”