Time to Meditate, America

Feeling stressed out?  Then consider streaming Meditate America, a free concert at 7 pm ET today, December 3.

The event, presented by the David Lynch Foundation will include:

  • Sting (right) and Angelique Kidjo singing “Fragile” and “One World Is Enough”
  • Elvis Costello singing “What’s So Funny ‘Bout Peace, Love and Understanding?” with Larkin Poe
  • Graham Nash singing “Our House” with the Brooklyn Youth Chorus (below)
Brooklyn Youth Chorus, Meditate America
  • Kesha and Jim James singing “I Shall Be Released”
  • Hugh Jackman interviewing Katy Perry (right) about her meditation practice
  • David Lynch presenting a “Peace on Earth Award” to Dr. Tony Nader, who heads Transcendental Meditation (TM) organizations worldwide.  

Meditate America is a benefit to bring free TM training to adults and children in need, including healthcare workers on the Covid-19 frontlines, veterans battling PTSD and depression, and families living in at-risk communities.

In addition to Jackman, the event will be co-hosted by his wife, actress Deborra-Lee Furness, Good Morning America co-anchors Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos, and ABC Chief Medical Correspondent Jennifer Ashton, M.D.

For more info, free event registration, or to donate, visit MeditateAmerica.org.

(All photos source: MeditateAmerica.org)

About Les Luchter

Les Luchter is a former managing editor of Multichannel News, editor-in-chief of Cable Marketing, and news editor of Broadcast Week.

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