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What are the best Apps for meditation?

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    Olivia Alvarez
    Written on March 6, 2017
    "Nike has so many colors to choose from - not just very bright or dark colors. They have so much variety, I had trouble choosing just one."
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      Headspace
      Apps

      Android, iOS

      Free - with in-app purchases

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      Gregory Franklin
      Written on February 10, 2017
      "This app makes improving your self healing through meditation much easier. It is convenient, highly rated, and always available when you need it the most."
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      Gregory Franklin
      Written on February 10, 2017
      "This app makes improving your self healing through meditation much easier. It is convenient, highly rated, and always available when you need it the most."
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      Anthony Myers
      Written on January 15, 2017
      "Headspace is a great way for me to relax and take some personal time for myself. I have never tried any form of meditation so this was a great stepping stone in for me. I instantly felt my in touch with my inner body and have had more energy than I have ever had before."
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      Muhammad Bose
      Written on June 29, 2017
      "i can't believe I haven't had the opportunity to try this until a few weeks ago. Headspace offers such an intuitive design for meditation and provides resources that are fun and easy to use. I love the feedback the app gives day to day and is surely one of the best apps of its kind!"
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      Carlos Alberto Bautista
      Written on January 4, 2017
      "Headspace helped me so much in my own meditation. It's as easy as downloading the app, and they get you started on relaxing!"
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      Jacob Perry
      Written on January 8, 2017
      "Installed this app on my Note 5 and I was off. Amazing what a little meditation can do for you."
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      Billy Bowman
      Written on February 11, 2017
      "I use this app daily for scheduling activities, which in turn makes my life better. I've been using Timer+ to keep track of time while I meditate at my home. It just makes it easier to prioritize the activities in my daily life. I set a timer on the app while I meditate for a while and the gentle alarm helps me get out of my bliss and start a great day."
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      Billy Bowman
      Written on February 11, 2017
      "I use this app daily for scheduling activities, which in turn makes my life better. I've been using Timer+ to keep track of time while I meditate at my home. It just makes it easier to prioritize the activities in my daily life. I set a timer on the app while I meditate for a while and the gentle alarm helps me get out of my bliss and start a great day."
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      Edward Weber
      Written on January 22, 2017
      "I have been using this timer to help me with my meditations, and I love it. You can set multiple timers and run it in the background so I can play my music also. Would highly recommend!"
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      Michael Robinson
      Written on January 16, 2017
      "The Timer+ is a perfect alternative for improving your meditation as it is a dedicated yoga timer, and allows for a more pleasant meditating experience."
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      Adam Elliott
      Written on January 28, 2017
      "So I love to meditate but it's also a practice I'm a bit new at and if you're new to meditating you may know that 5 minutes can feel like an hour, quieting your mind is harder than one might think but I love the benefits I'm getting from my meditation practices and I want to continue to improve, so I download the Timer app. The Timer app works like a stopwatch and I set it a bit longer so I can start to meditate longer and longer each day..."
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      Bob Xu
      Written on July 20, 2017
      "Well, it keeps track of time well, but it only works on Apple products, so if you don't own an iPhone or iPad , this is useless to you. I find it much simpler to set a simple timer on my Android phone and get on with my business. It dings when my time is up. Simple."
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      Michael Franklin
      Written on January 29, 2017
      "This app was great for me. It has many different meditations and settings for all parts of the day. It has timers for each and a huge audio selection of meditation tracks. This is exactly what i was looking for."
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      Michael Franklin
      Written on January 29, 2017
      "This app was great for me. It has many different meditations and settings for all parts of the day. It has timers for each and a huge audio selection of meditation tracks. This is exactly what i was looking for."
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      Ralph Thompson
      Written on January 30, 2017
      "This app was amazingly helpful when I am trying to meditate. It has a lot of useful settings and I have definitely improved my meditation by using it."
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      José Juan Tovar
      Written on January 14, 2017
      "Decent app for guided meditations that help me relax and practice mindfulness. It has a variety of different length meditations to help fit my varying schedule."
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      Hemant Jayaraman
      Written on February 21, 2017
      "Use buddhiby to calm your innerself. this meditation app is one of the best apps you can use in order to achieve that inner peace."
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      Jeffrey Newman
      Written on January 1, 2017
      ""Buddhify - modern mindfulness for busy lives" is a great resource for mindfulness practice and learning."
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      Edward Fernandez
      Written on August 3, 2017
      "I am not sure my boss would appreciate me sleeping on the job. Nice thought but this wont work in practice at all."
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      Jonathan Nguyen
      Written on February 9, 2017
      "I used this to give me an hour or two of silent meditation. The timer went off smoothly after the hour or two and I had a peaceful and reflective meditation."
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      Jonathan Nguyen
      Written on February 9, 2017
      "I used this to give me an hour or two of silent meditation. The timer went off smoothly after the hour or two and I had a peaceful and reflective meditation."
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      Esteban Vázquez
      Written on January 7, 2017
      "Ir very useful to use for sport activities, and everything that has to do with managing the time correctly"
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      Joseph Hall
      Written on January 30, 2017
      "Stopwatch and Timer is the perfect app if you like to time yourself doing anything. You can use it for a variety of reasons like exercise or baking."
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      Arthur Palmer
      Written on February 14, 2017
      "Does what it should. Keeps you on time every time."
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      Joe Miller
      Written on February 19, 2017
      "This might be useful to people trying to meditate for a certain length of time."
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      Larry Carlson
      Written on January 25, 2017
      "Calm helped me find the time to relax in the middle of my stressful life. Whether I had 3 minutes or an hour, I was able to find a relaxation program that fit into my free time. When I became bored of one program, it provided me with many other options. The wealth of topics helped keep me focused on having gratitude for the goods things in my life, and forgiving myself and others."
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      Larry Carlson
      Written on January 25, 2017
      "Calm helped me find the time to relax in the middle of my stressful life. Whether I had 3 minutes or an hour, I was able to find a relaxation program that fit into my free time. When I became bored of one program, it provided me with many other options. The wealth of topics helped keep me focused on having gratitude for the goods things in my life, and forgiving myself and others."
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      Larry Hopkins
      Written on February 5, 2017
      "I've never meditated before but i might try with this app. Looks simple to use, has a welcoming, calm design. I like that it has reminders, and programs already set for different types of meditating. Seems like it would be good for just relaxing or sleeping too."
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      Bryan Miller
      Written on January 30, 2017
      "This app has taken my meditation to another level. It has helped me increase my relaxation."
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      Harold Garrett
      Written on January 25, 2017
      "Calm is the perfect solution for meditation. It helped me learn and practice meditation on a daily basis which improved my sleep, happiness and made my life pleasant."
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      Virginia Adams
      Written on March 6, 2017
      "Even though this is a good idea, I do not find it practical. I feel that with this app having purchases in the app, they're trying to make a quick buck. I can easily just look up relaxing music on youtube or download it on my phone and relax that way. Sometimes these apps are hard to navigate and this one sounds like it would be overly complicated."
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      Carl Kim
      Written on January 2, 2017
      "This is a great app for relaxing, and how much simpler could it be using it directly on your phone. It can be used anywhere."
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      Brian Davidson
      Written on February 21, 2017
      "Making sure that I stay in shape is very important to me although sometimes scheduling all of my different work out classes can be a bit of a pain. This app helps me to handle that. I am able to schedule my pilates and cardio classes right from this app. I can manage my schedule and see what I am doing on any specific day regarding my work out."
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      Brian Davidson
      Written on February 21, 2017
      "Making sure that I stay in shape is very important to me although sometimes scheduling all of my different work out classes can be a bit of a pain. This app helps me to handle that. I am able to schedule my pilates and cardio classes right from this app. I can manage my schedule and see what I am doing on any specific day regarding my work out."
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      Francisco Salgado
      Written on February 3, 2017
      "MINDBODY and Fitness $ Wellness is the perfect app for anyone who's looking to get their mind, body, and soul in shape. I use this app quite a bit being that I travel often, it allows me to access the nearest places for yoga or pilates even bare, massage and more. the app directly connects you with each studio and yo can also see the reviews to ensure that the place I'm picking is the right place for me."
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      Raymond Larson
      Written on February 1, 2017
      "This app store says this is unavailable in my country (U.S.). Otherwise, I would be very excited to use this app to find classes and other fitness resources that work around my schedule and location. I'll be anxiously waiting for this to become available for my device in the US."
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      Bruce Sandoval
      Written on January 31, 2017
      "The app would probably help you find resources for mediation but it is not a resource, itself. The app won't help you to meditate, though, it'll just show you where you can spend your money."
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      Jesse James
      Written on January 12, 2017
      "Does a great job of teaching anyone at any level something new about fitness classes that also benefit you mentally and spiritually."
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      Samantha Richardson
      Written on July 17, 2017
      "I would never use a mindfulness app that has a subscription option. You never get access to everything because all they care about is making money, not about the consumers themselves. Making an app free is great, but limiting what we can and can't do without making a monthly subscription is terrible business. I would rather find another app that has no hidden cost, or just go to a different website."
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      Samantha Richardson
      Written on July 17, 2017
      "I would never use a mindfulness app that has a subscription option. You never get access to everything because all they care about is making money, not about the consumers themselves. Making an app free is great, but limiting what we can and can't do without making a monthly subscription is terrible business. I would rather find another app that has no hidden cost, or just go to a different website."
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      Leonardo Romo
      Written on January 21, 2017
      "After stressful days, I run to Welzen Meditation Mindfulness app. It helps me meditate and clears my mind of all the stress and focus on positivity and inner power. It is without a doubt the best meditation resource I have ever found."
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      Thomas Patel
      Written on February 3, 2017
      "This app lets me take a way to calm myself with me where every I go. It really helps me center and align my inner being."
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      Ethan Scott
      Written on April 13, 2017
      "It's a nice app to help lessen the stress of daily life. I like that I can meditate and get my zen on any time!!"
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      Esteban Gonzalez
      Written on September 11, 2017
      "the greatest mindfulness meditation app out there by far."
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      Shirley Mason
      Written on February 26, 2017
      "This app seems to be a good solution for the problem, as it provides a variety of meditation options for the user. There are relatively inexpensive purchase options to enhance the app, and reviews indicate most users are very happy with their app experience."
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      Shirley Mason
      Written on February 26, 2017
      "This app seems to be a good solution for the problem, as it provides a variety of meditation options for the user. There are relatively inexpensive purchase options to enhance the app, and reviews indicate most users are very happy with their app experience."
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      Marie Carlson
      Written on September 15, 2017
      "Good idea for an app, it's simple and easy to use. However there are some glitches that need to be worked out, like when a meditation ends it is very abrupt."
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      Marie Robinson
      Written on March 23, 2017
      "I like this app; especially that 7 types of meditation are available. I would like to see perhaps a guided meditation, i.e. a "tutor" if you will."
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      Alan Rios
      Written on September 15, 2017
      "Recently I've been trying to make time for meditation and being more mindful as a way to combat the stress of daily life and the grind of work. Insight Timer is an Editor's Choice on the Play Store and is rated 4.6 stars on almost 15,000 reviews. Needless to say it is popular and well liked app."
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      Alan Rios
      Written on September 15, 2017
      "Recently I've been trying to make time for meditation and being more mindful as a way to combat the stress of daily life and the grind of work. Insight Timer is an Editor's Choice on the Play Store and is rated 4.6 stars on almost 15,000 reviews. Needless to say it is popular and well liked app."
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      Ajay Dasgupta
      Written on January 1, 2017
      "Insight Timer Meditation App helped me get into the habit of meditating. There are over a thousand meditation teachers to choose from and I really enjoyed the way they guided me through the meditation."
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      Johnny Johnson
      Written on February 12, 2017
      "I am an avid meditator. By using the Insite Timer Meditation app I've been able to achieve my state of meditation almost anywhere."
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      Emily Harris
      Written on May 18, 2017
      "I think this is an average solution for meditation resources because although it is a tool for meditation, it seems to be for someone who already has a meditation routine or knows a bit about meditation already. It is not for a novice or someone looking for different meditation methods or how to learn breathing techniques. Because it is a very specific tool, I rate it as an average solution to the problem."
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      Emily Harris
      Written on May 18, 2017
      "I think this is an average solution for meditation resources because although it is a tool for meditation, it seems to be for someone who already has a meditation routine or knows a bit about meditation already. It is not for a novice or someone looking for different meditation methods or how to learn breathing techniques. Because it is a very specific tool, I rate it as an average solution to the problem."
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      Adam Hamilton
      Written on February 2, 2017
      "Zazen Meditation Timer is meant to help you meditate more. It uses helpful timers to make sure you meditate for the intended period of time."
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      Teresa Harris
      Written on May 27, 2017
      "Helps me time my meditation. Really great and personal app."
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      Harini Chopra
      Written on April 13, 2018
      "I think this a good app because you can always reference the bible wherever you are. It is easier than carrying around a bible with you if you dont have the space. It also seems comprehensive and easy to use."
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      Harini Chopra
      Written on April 13, 2018
      "I think this a good app because you can always reference the bible wherever you are. It is easier than carrying around a bible with you if you dont have the space. It also seems comprehensive and easy to use."
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      Gregorio Garduño
      Written on April 3, 2018
      "I like this app because I can listen to the bible during exercise or work. This is similar to an audio book."
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      Gregorio Garduño
      Written on April 3, 2018
      "I like this app because I can listen to the bible during exercise or work. This is similar to an audio book."
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      Brandon Myers
      Written on October 14, 2017
      "Bible Study is a good app, but it doesn't help with meditation and I was hoping to find the best resources for meditation and this isn't it. It does run very smoothly and I've had no problems using it."
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      Brandon Myers
      Written on October 14, 2017
      "Bible Study is a good app, but it doesn't help with meditation and I was hoping to find the best resources for meditation and this isn't it. It does run very smoothly and I've had no problems using it."
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      Judy Torres
      Written on October 17, 2017
      "I you need strong meditation, is suggest to study the holy bible."
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      Abhinav Tata
      Written on November 3, 2017
      "When you need to relax and meditate, something that helps me is to read scripture. The Bible app by Olive Tree is a simple but well designed application you can keep with you at all times on your mobile device. It's ease of use makes it one of the best Bible apps on the market right now."
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      Abhinav Tata
      Written on November 3, 2017
      "When you need to relax and meditate, something that helps me is to read scripture. The Bible app by Olive Tree is a simple but well designed application you can keep with you at all times on your mobile device. It's ease of use makes it one of the best Bible apps on the market right now."
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      Helen Wong
      Written on November 5, 2017
      "The best resources for meditation was what I needed, and what I found with Bible by Olive Tree. It allows easy to study scripture studying and allows to input commentary too."
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      Cheryl Nguyen
      Written on October 22, 2017
      "This version of reading and understanding bible, is one of the best i have ever tried, its simple and doesnt take to much time to understand it."
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      Susan Wells
      Written on November 11, 2017
      "The Logos: Bible study and reading app is one of the most comprehensive apps for reading and learning about the Bible that I have come across. Not only does it provide the Bible in a portable form, but it gives access to meanings of words and how those words are used. I can also compare the English version of text and words to the Hebrew or Greek to get a deeper understanding of the original meanings of the original words of the Bible."
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      Susan Wells
      Written on November 11, 2017
      "The Logos: Bible study and reading app is one of the most comprehensive apps for reading and learning about the Bible that I have come across. Not only does it provide the Bible in a portable form, but it gives access to meanings of words and how those words are used. I can also compare the English version of text and words to the Hebrew or Greek to get a deeper understanding of the original meanings of the original words of the Bible."
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      Raymond Sullivan
      Written on October 23, 2017
      "If you want to be a deeper bible reader, i think this is the solution, it has helped me a lot to discover god and his testimony"
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      Douglas Arnold
      Written on April 28, 2018
      "This app is very useful but it has glitches. Not the best resource for meditation."
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      Douglas Arnold
      Written on April 28, 2018
      "This app is very useful but it has glitches. Not the best resource for meditation."
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      Kathryn Woods
      Written on April 30, 2018
      "This app is really good. There are different types of methods that will help you relax. This app is better enjoyed with a really good set of earphones. My favorites are the sleep and lucid dream function. My only complaint is that there isn't an independent volume control. I missed a few messages because of it."
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      Kathryn Woods
      Written on April 30, 2018
      "This app is really good. There are different types of methods that will help you relax. This app is better enjoyed with a really good set of earphones. My favorites are the sleep and lucid dream function. My only complaint is that there isn't an independent volume control. I missed a few messages because of it."
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      Jack Ryan
      Written on April 26, 2018
      "Subliminal Work - Positive Thinking Affirmations an app. People who need positive reinforcement may like this app."
      JR
      Jack Ryan
      Written on April 26, 2018
      "Subliminal Work - Positive Thinking Affirmations an app. People who need positive reinforcement may like this app."

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    Summary

    Best Apps for meditation
    Rank Solutions Type Votes Price
    1 Headspace Apps 460 Free
    2 Timer+ Apps 443 Free
    3 buddhify Apps 425 Paid
    4 Stopwatch and Timer Apps 257 Free
    5 Calm Apps 215 Free
    6 MINDBODY - Book Fitness Classes, Yoga and Wellness Apps 206 Free
    7 Welzen Meditation Mindfulness Apps 140 Free
    8 Meditation Music & Timer ++ Apps 133 Free
    9 Insight Timer Apps 123 Free
    10 Zazen Meditation Timer Apps 110 Free
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