Deepak Chopra

Bio

Dr. Deepak Chopra, a Sharecare expert, is the Founder of The Chopra Foundation and the Chopra Center for Wellbeing in Carlsbad, California. He is known as a prolific author of over fifty-six books with eighteen best sellers on mind-body health, spirituality, and peace. He is a senior scientist for The Gallup Poll. Chopra’s Wellness Radio airs weekly on Sirius Stars, Channel 102 that focuses on the areas - success, love, sexuality and relationships, well being, and spirituality. A global force in the field of human empowerment, Dr. Chopra has been published in more than forty languages with more than twenty million copies of his books in print. He is heralded by Time Magazine as “one of the top one hundred heroes and icons of this century.”

Specialties:

  • Alternative & Complementary Medicine

Affiliation:

  • Founder of The Chopra Foundation and the Chopra Center for Wellbeing

Activity

  • Deepak Chopra - Carlsbad, CA - Alternative & Complementary Medicine
    Deepak Chopra answered:

    How can laughter relieve stress?

    Ever notice how a good belly laugh can make you feel not only happier but less frazzled, too? Watch this video, in which Dr. Deepak Chopra explains why laughter is surprisingly good for your health. Read More
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  • Deepak Chopra - Carlsbad, CA - Alternative & Complementary Medicine
    Deepak Chopra answered:

    How does trust relate to fear?

    There is another crucial element to releasing fear. I have observed that we are all willing to release our most intimate and hidden fears when we feel trust. Trust means that you are offered the promise of safety and can accept it. Both parts are necessary -- there has to be the offer of emotional...Read More
  • Deepak Chopra - Carlsbad, CA - Alternative & Complementary Medicine
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    How do I defuse an energy?

    Bringing consciousness to any energy defuses it. This follows naturally from the statement that the intensity of shadow energies is a way of getting noticed. If an energy demands your attention, then paying attention will begin to satisfy it. An overlooked child isn't placated by one glance. It takes...Read More
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    Deepak Chopra answered:

    Why should I pray to forgive?

    Forgiveness belongs to the heart. You can understand its value, youcan believe that it is moral, good, upright, and righteous toforgive - but if you don't feel it, forgiveness is forced. Spiritsees everything from a place of total balance. Countless times youhave needed forgiveness; countless times...Read More
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    What type of oil is best for my diet?

    Watch as health expert and founder of The Chopra Foundation and the Chopra Center for Wellbeing, Dr. Deepak Chopra, discusses which fats and oils are healthy for your diet. Read More
  • Deepak Chopra - Carlsbad, CA - Alternative & Complementary Medicine
    Deepak Chopra answered:

    How do I escape the ego's insecurity?

    Humility is the modesty that comes naturally when you see how vastcreation is in all its infinite abundance. In India it is said thathumility bows down before God like a tree laden with ripe fruit.The ego fears being made humble. The "I" is insecure and does notwelcome being taken down to a lower...Read More
  • Deepak Chopra - Carlsbad, CA - Alternative & Complementary Medicine
    Deepak Chopra answered:

    What is mind/body spirituality?

    Scientists are making new discoveries about the relationship between the mind and body nearly every day. In this video, Dr. Chopra talks about mind-body medicine and what led him to specialize in it. Read More
  • Deepak Chopra - Carlsbad, CA - Alternative & Complementary Medicine
    Deepak Chopra answered:

    Where do negative emotions get there power?

    Negative emotions feed off certain aspects of the shadow -- a hidden place where we all repress things we feel guilty about or ashamed of.

    The shadow is dark. Everyone has a shadow because of the natural contrast between darkness and the light.

    The shadow is secret. We store impulses and feelings...Read More
  • Deepak Chopra - Carlsbad, CA - Alternative & Complementary Medicine
    Deepak Chopra answered:

    Why do I panic?

    Panic arises when the mind is so overloaded by distress that all coherence is lost. Fear roams the mind at will, breaking down every barrier. Because the mind-body system is arranged to restore balance by any means, this total incoherence lasts for only a short time. Panic is one of the most frig...Read More
  • Deepak Chopra - Carlsbad, CA - Alternative & Complementary Medicine
    Deepak Chopra answered:

    Why should I renounce my self-image?

    Over the years you have built an idealized self-image that you defend as "me." In this image are packed all the things you want to see as true about yourself; banished from it are all the shameful, guilty and fear-provoking aspects that threaten yourself-confidence. But the aspects you try to push...Read More
  • Deepak Chopra - Carlsbad, CA - Alternative & Complementary Medicine
    Deepak Chopra answered:

    What is a samskara and what does it do?

    When they tried to understand how the mind traps itself, the ancient Indian sages devised the key concept of samskara (from two Sanskrit word roots that mean "to flow together"). A samskara is a groove in the mind that makes thoughts flow in the same direction. Buddhist psychology makes sophisticated...Read More
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    One World Featuring Vani Hari

    Food activist , The Food Babe Way author & creator of FoodBabe.com, Vani Hari goes up against some of the biggest food companies, incl Subway, Starbucks & MillerCoors, succesfully demanding the removal of dangerous food additives.
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    One World Featuring Kimberly Snyder

    New York Times best-selling author, Founder of Glow Bio & nutritionist to Hollywood's elite incl. Drew Barrymore & Reese Witherspoon, Kimberly Snyder explains the simplicity of ingredients & beauty tips found in the 60+ countries she has travelled.
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    One World Featuring Tara Stiles

    As founder of Strala “Radiate Light” Yoga and Reebok’s Yoga Line, Tara Stiles is a rebel teacher bringing her movement from her studios to mainstream gym’s across the globe.
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    One World Featuring Yogi Cameron

    From Supermodel to Ayurvedic Yogi, Tehran born Yogi Cameron dedicates life to his students, as well as those more in need.. from refugees in Afghanistan to sex trafficking victims.