Guided Deep Sleep Meditation Story (Peaceful Meadow)

This Guided Meditation is 40 minutes
and intended to be used whenever you want to drift off to sleep and stay asleep.

Drift into deep sleep with a 40-minute guided meditation story set in a peaceful meadow. Begin with relaxation exercises and then lose yourself in a tranquil narrative, with the sound gently fading to ensure restful sleep.

Embark on a soothing journey to deep sleep with a peaceful meadow story, guided by Steven’s uniquely calming voice.


“Guided Deep Sleep Meditation Story (Peaceful Meadow)” is a 40-minute narrative-driven guided meditation designed not only to help you fall asleep but also to keep you in a state of deep sleep. It begins with deep relaxation exercises and guidance to prepare your mind and body for rest. As you enter a state of tranquility, the meditation transitions into a beautiful, peaceful meadow story, designed to lull you into sleep as the sound gently fades to silence.

Meadow in a quiet evening moonlit deep sleep meditation story
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List of Benefits:

  • Helps you fall asleep more quickly
  • Keeps you in a state of deep, restorative sleep
  • Reduces nighttime anxiety and stress
  • Creates an atmosphere of tranquility and security
  • Takes advantage of Steven’s unique vocal quality to induce sleep

Time of Day:

Ideal for nighttime, as you prepare to go to sleep.

Difficulty Level:

All levels. Whether you’re new to meditation or an experienced practitioner, this meditation will guide you into a state of deep sleep.


  • Ensure your bedroom is cool, dark, and quiet.
  • Eliminate distractions such as electronic devices.
  • Lie down in your bed in a comfortable position.
  • If using headphones, make sure the cable is safely away from your neck.
  • Close your eyes and take several deep breaths to prepare yourself for the meditation journey.

Equipment Needed:

  • A comfortable bed
  • Headphones (optional, but if used, ensure the cable is positioned safely)

Deep Sleep Guided Meditation: Frequently Asked Questions

What is deep sleep guided meditation?

Deep sleep guided meditation is a specific form of meditation designed to help you enter a state of deep, restorative sleep. Utilising relaxation techniques and calming narratives, it helps quiet the mind and prepare the body for rest.

How does deep sleep meditation differ from regular meditation?

Unlike regular meditation, which can be practised at any time of day to cultivate mindfulness and inner peace, deep sleep meditation is tailored to prepare your body and mind specifically for sleep. It often includes relaxation techniques that induce the sleep state.

Who can benefit from deep sleep guided meditation?

Anyone who struggles with sleep, whether it’s falling asleep, staying asleep, or achieving a state of deep sleep. This includes people dealing with stress, anxiety, and chronic health conditions.

How long does a deep sleep guided meditation typically last?

The length can vary, but a deep sleep meditation is often longer than a typical meditation, ranging from 20 to 60 minutes, to ensure you’ve fallen into a deep sleep.

Can I use headphones for deep sleep meditation?

Yes, but it’s essential to ensure the headphone cable is safely positioned to avoid any hazards while you sleep.

Do I need special equipment?

Generally, no. A comfortable bed and a quiet, dark room are usually sufficient. Headphones are optional but can enhance your experience.

Is it okay to fall asleep during the meditation?

Absolutely, falling asleep is the goal! Steven’s unique voice is particularly effective at helping people fall and stay asleep.

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Steven Webb is a renowned meditation teacher with over a decade of experience. Known for his unique approach to quieting the busy mind, Steven navigated through a life of adversity to find his own inner peace. Now, he shares his wisdom to help others build resilience and find tranquility even in life's most turbulent times. Through his writing, courses, and podcast "Stillness in the Storms," Steven empowers people to discover their own sanctuary of inner peace when they need it the most.
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