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Born in Glasgow, Scotland, James Munro’s under-graduate education included: the University of Glasgow and the Glasgow College of Technology with concentrations in Financial Accounting, Cost and Management Accounting, Scots Law and Business Studies.
James’ postgraduate education in the USA includes Lehman College, New York, NY, School of Practical Philosophy, New York, NY and the Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, IA. Concentrations in: Substance Abuse Counseling, Practical Philosophy, Science of Metaphysics and Vedic Science*.
*Vedic Science integrates modern scientific theories with Vedic philosophy on the origin and evolution of the universe. The primary aim of Vedic Science is the development of mind/body connection in each individual promoting ease of fulfillment of one’s full potential in all areas of life.
His professional work in Glasgow, Scotland and London, England, UK, in the field of Newspapers, Book and Art Publishing, entailed executive management duties including corporate strategic development, resolving inefficient companies/divisions including the sale and purchase of businesses. James has also undertaken business projects in Peru, Kenya, and Mauritius. In the USA James was involved in creating Art Originals for Interior Designers and Art Galleries together with Art Publishing: Limited and Open Editions, featuring contemporary, traditional, sports and music subjects in a variety of formats. He also owned, developed and sold his art publishing company.
For over 25 years James has studied the philosophy of meditation and meditation practice. He is a reader of the 40 Branches of Vedic Philosophical Literature in Sanskrit Devanagari Script. His Dissertation proposed how at least one form of meditation Transcendental Meditation offered permanent recovery from the Abuse of Alcohol and Drugs. Other areas of research have shown that meditation has many psychological and physiological benefits including strengthening the mind/body connection resulting in lower levels of stress and fatigue and increased happiness. It has also been established that the qualitative experience of meditation promotes coherent brain functioning which results in higher levels of performance and success in activity. James’ focus is to bring meditation as a technology of consciousness to businesses and organizations to resolve business issues, challenges, and problems and also to develop leadership, and innovative skills at every level of any organization.
James is an Adjunct Professor of Vedic Science (Maharishi University of Management) with a concentration on “The Science of Creative Intelligence” for computer science graduate students. He recently developed a new graduate course: Enhanced Performance Technologies for the Computer Professional grounded in meditation and other practices.
He is a member of the Science & Non-Duality and Sounds True communities who explore a wide variety of meditation practice, underpinned by cutting-edge research directed towards individual and collective evolution.
You can contact James at firstname.lastname@example.org