As the article says, neuroscience is a young science. It holds a lot of promise for discovering just what these experiences of spirtuality and transformation are. To do that, we will first need to define those terms. We will also need to be open to determining what aspects of the Buddhist life are truly causal to cultivating the healthier mind. This will probably challenge many of the rituals, practices and traditions. Hopefully monks continue to be open to participating.
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