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dc.contributor.authorGhaligi, Sripad-
dc.contributor.authorNagendra, H R-
dc.contributor.authorBhatt, Ramachandra-
dc.identifier.issn0975-1068 (Online); 0972-5938 (Print)-
dc.description.abstractResearches and studies have shown that Yogasanas, Pranayama and meditation help in enhancing memory and improving attention, but no study is available on the effect of traditional Vedic chanting on memory and sustained attention, which is one of the important features of cognitive abilities. The present study compared the effect of chanting group, who had minimum two-years experience on memory and sustained attention with that of non-chanting group who had no exposure to such type of chanting. Data was analyzed using non-parametric Mann Whitney U test. Chanting group showed significant increased scorings in both the memory tests and considerable reduction in total error and total time taken for cancellation tests compared to non-chanting practitioners.en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesInt. Cl.8: A61P25/00en_US
dc.sourceIJTK Vol.5(2) [April 2006]en_US
dc.subjectVedic chantingen_US
dc.subjectMemory enhancing activityen_US
dc.subjectSustained attentionen_US
dc.titleEffect of Vedic chanting on memory and sustained attentionen_US
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