Donovan Leitch, who lives in County Cork, Ireland, is an internationally acclaimed singer-songwriter known for his distinctive musical style and influence on artists including The Beatles. Linda Lawrence, Donovan’s lifelong muse and wife, is a collage artist and climate-change activist. She has developed an ecologically themed animated children’s TV series, Tales of Aluna. Donovan and Linda also released an album entitled Eco-Song, which features songs about climate change and is dedicated to climate activist Greta Thunberg. Both are deeply involved in the promotion of transcendental meditation.
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Do you meditate? Is there a certain ritual you do or way you help yourself find stillness in this moment?
Yes, as the dawn rises, with candles and incense.
Does The Meditator help you feel part of something larger, either spiritually or as part of a community of likeminded individuals?
It connects us with the community of meditators.
If a passer-by asked you what The Meditator symbol meant to you, what would you say?
Connection with Self.
Have you found the symbol of The Meditator helpful during the turbulence of the last two years?
What about The Meditator resonates with you?
The form of the head and the shape of the diamond.
Do you appreciate the symbolic meaning behind The Meditator?
Yes. It’s empowering and an inspiration to be present in the moment.
Do you feel like The Meditator holds a vibrational force, and if so, what kind of force?
Whose teachings have resonated with you recently?
Sadhguru, Deepak Chopra, Yogi Cameron and Dr Christine R Page.
Have you made any resolutions for the year?
Stay on the path.
What have the past two years shown you about yourself?
‘I am the change I want to be’.
What inspires and motivates you?
If you could give one piece of advice to someone looking to start meditating what would it be?
Do it soon.
Linda & Donovan