Deepak Chopra

Deepak Chopra is the author of more than 50 books translated into over 35 languages. His latest books are the "Ultimate Happiness Prescription" and "Reinventing the Body, Resurrecting the Soul."

Stories by Deepak Chopra

A seeker’s guide to love

BOGDAN CRISTEL REUTERS A woman adds a love message written on a small chocolate heart to a large heart-shaped chocolate … Continued

A spiritual New Year

Seth Wenig AP How can we approach the new year with joy and wisdom? The new year is about rebirth, … Continued

A ‘Sermon on the Mount’ for today

In terms of church attendance, America is far ahead of England and Western Europe, but I wonder if this has … Continued

Is the Prophet a founding father?

Mike Huckabee, the conservative former Arkansas governor, this weekend said that he is concerned about Islam’s role in Egypt’s future. … Continued

The real policy is “Don’t Talk About It”

Despite public and military support for overturning Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, the legislation which bans openly gay service members, political, … Continued

Obama’s even-handedness works against him

President Obama’s 10-day Asia trip includes visits to India and Indonesia, the world’s largest Muslim country. The president chose not … Continued

Glenn Beck and the faithful are attacking faith

This weekend, Jon Stewart is holding “a rally to restore sanity” on the mall, two months after Glenn Beck’s religion-infused … Continued

Right thinking and wrong thinking about Muslims

Earlier this year Gallup provided two intriguing statistics about Americans and their view of Islam: 53 percent of Americans view … Continued

Do words cause wars?

In a recent Wall Street Journal article, terrorism analyst Evan Kohlmann said that anti-Muslim rhetoric in America is bad news … Continued

Who’s inside the Muslim box?

President Obama, after saying that building a mosque at Ground Zero fit our “commitment to religious freedom,” backtracked, saying he … Continued

Walking the pathless path

In the memoir Eat, Pray, Love, writer Elizabeth Gilbert gives up her entire way of life to spend a year … Continued

Real belief is personal search for truth

Author Anne Rice said last week that she was ‘quitting Christianity:’ The once-lapsed Catholic wrote that she was could no … Continued

Find sacred ground in marriage

Chelsea Clinton, raised Methodist, and Marc Mezvinsky, Jewish, will wed this weekend. Statistics show that 37 percent of Americans have … Continued

Eight lessons from a monastery

This lifetime of ours is transient as autumn clouds. To watch the birth and death of beings Is like look … Continued

Everyone can heal and be healthier

Dean Ornish and Deepak provide independent viewpoints on ways that everyone can heal and be healthier at TEDMED 2009.

Mother-infant bond: The biology of love

Dear Friends, In celebration of Mother’s Day I have just completed a project called the Biology of Love with thevisualMD. … Continued

Yoga belongs to all of us

Although Prof. Aseem Shukla has got the bit between his teeth, I doubt that there’s much enthusiasm for his ideas. … Continued

Sorry, your patent on yoga has run out

In his recent article for On Faith, Aseem Shukla laments the disconnect between yoga and its origins in Hinduism. He’s … Continued

Is consciousness connected to the fine structure of the universe?

On March 27 I interviewed Dr. Stuart Hameroff of the Center for Consciousness Studies of the University of Arizona. Here … Continued

The Fine Line Between Hypocrisy and Reform

Part 15 of the OnFaith Forum “Disbelief in the Pulpit.”