Transcendental Meditation Thrives in Iowa

When you think of Iowa, you think of cornfields, you think of caucuses, you think of old-fashioned country-living. Chances are, you don't think of meditation and communal living. Welcome to Maharishi Vedic City, Iowa -- the only city in the country built on the tenets of transcendental meditation, for meditators, by meditators. Meg and Erik Vigmostad moved here from St. Louis in 1982. "We wanted to come to a meditating community," said Meg Vigmostad. "We had two children at the time, one of...Full Story
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