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(1977) The Transcendental Meditation movement of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, which gained a measure of respectability and a host of government grans by scientifically documenting the effects of its techique, is into levitation and disappearance. Hard-core disciples of the Maharishi - who attracted nearly a million people to classes on meditation over the past few years, are now speaking excitedly of "super-normal" powers like levitation (lifting one's body into the air), "dematerializing yourself," and even flying through the air "like Peter Pan." Religion News Service file photo

Sally Morrow

Sally Morrow

Sally Morrow joined Religion News Service in March 2012 as Photo/Multimedia Editor. She is a photographer and editor based in Kansas City, Mo. Morrow has worked as a multimedia editor and photographer at Newsday, The Des Moines Register, and the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

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