Published On Feb 01, 2012
**This an exclusive pre-recorded talk shot at Deepak Homebase in New York city. It premiered at TEDxSanMigueldeAllende's Energia Humana as part of our program.
As a global leader and pioneer in the field of mind-body medicine, Deepak Chopra is the Founder of the Chopra Foundation and the Chopra Center for Wellbeing. Heralded by Time Magazine as the "poet-prophet of alternativemedicine," Chopra transforms the way the world views physical, mental,emotional, spiritual, and social wellness. Known as a prolific author of over sixty-four books with eighteen New York Times best sellers in both the fiction and non-fiction categories, his books have been published inmore than eighty-five languages. His New York Times bestsellers, "Peace Isthe Way " received the Religion and Spirituality Quill Award in 2005, and"The Book of Secrets: Unlocking the Hidden Dimensions of Your Life" was awarded the 2005 Nautilus Grand Prize. FINS -- Wall Street Journal, mentioned his book, "The Soul of Leadership", as one of five best businessbooks to read for your career.
Deepak is also the host of the popular weekly Wellness Radio program onSirius/XM Stars 107. Chopra is a columnist for the San Francisco Chronicleand Washington Post On Faith and contributes regularly to Oprah.com,Intent.com, and The Huffington Post.
Deepak Chopra's popularity as an international presenter and keynotespeaker is exemplified in an impressive list of honorariums. Chopra isthe recipient of the 2010 GOI Peace Award, 2010, Starlite HumanitarianAward, 2010 Art for Life Honoree, 2009 Oceana Partners Award, 2006 Ellis Island Medal of Honor presented by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations Foundation, and 2006 Trailblazer Award by the Scripps Centerfor Integrative Medicine, 2002 Einstein Humanitarian Award through AlbertEinstein College of Medicine in collaboration with the American Journal of Psychotherapy. He participates annually as a lecturer at the Update in Internal Medicine event sponsored by Harvard Medical School, Department of Continuing Education and the Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center since 1997.
Chopra is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, Adjunct Professor ofExecutive Programs at the Kellogg School of Management at NorthwesternUniversity and Senior Scientist with The Gallup Organization.
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