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Meeting the Maharishi

31 August 1967 – UK, London – with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi after the Beatles returned earlier than planned from Bangor, Wales. After the sudden death of Brian Epstein, a special evening meditation was held London. It took place at the home of one of Maharishi’s followers for the Beatles’ party. He then met with the Beatles again to comfort them after their loss and continue their instruction in meditation. Philip Townsend was the only photographer allowed access on this occasion. Shown left to right in a living room somewhere in London: Paul McCartney, Jane Asher and Pattie Boyd, listening to Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.
Photo by Philip Townsend