This might not come as a huge surprise for those who spent some time among the jet-setting yoga bitches and S.N.A.G.s of this world… however, now the data is in. Head over to PsychNewsDaily.com for the full article.
An implicit feature of spiritual training is that it allows its adherents to distance themselves from their egos, and thereby from things such as the need for social approval or success. [….] But as a new paper explains, spiritual training may have the opposite effect. Namely, spiritual training might in fact enhance people’s need to feel “more successful, more respected or more loved” […].Via PsychNewsDaily.com