Dr. Jay Michaelson is a lawyer, a rabbi, a legal/religion columnist for The Daily Beast, an LGBT activist, a professor, and an author of six books.
Yet despite his staggering number of day jobs, Michaelson has also found time to intensively practice meditation.
In fact, add another job to the resume: Hes also a meditation teacher. And not only does he practice and teach meditation, he says hes had experiences of enlightenment, or "awakening."
Guest: Dr. Jay Michaelson
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Dan Harris is the co-anchor of "Nightline" and the weekend edition of "Good Morning America" on ABC News. He also regularly files reports for "World News Tonight with David Muir," "20/20," "Good Morning America," ABC News Digital and ABC News Radio.
In 2014, Harris published the book, "10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress without Losing My Edge and Found Self-Help That Actually Works." It went to #1 on the New York Times Bestsellers List and then became an app (http://apple.co/1R1LfIl), designed to teach meditation to skeptics.
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