In many parts of the world Paul Wilson is known as the Guru of Calm. His work in simplifying meditation practices has led to his methods being used throughout Europe, India, China, Australasia - one newspaper estimates that he has taught more than one million people to meditate in the past 40 years. He's also been a businessman, lecturer, syndicated columnist, director of a medical research foundation and author. His books have sold more than 10 million copies and have been translated into more than 24 languages. Paul Wilson now lives near the beach in Australia, surfing regularly and playing in his blues band.