Deepak Chopra – Ultimate Destiny Hall of Fame Award Recipient
Deepak Chopra Award Recognition Plaque
About Deepak Chopra
Deepak Chopra ( born October 22, 1946) is an American author, public speaker, alternative medicine advocate, and a prominent figure in the New Age movement. Through his books and videos, he has become one of the best-known and wealthiest figures in alternative medicine.
Deepak Chopra MD, FACP, founder of The Chopra Foundation and co-founder of The Chopra Center for Wellbeing, is a world-renowned pioneer in integrative medicine and personal transformation, and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, Clinical Professor at UCSD Medical School, Researcher, Neurology and Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), and a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. The World Post and The Huffington Post global internet survey ranked Chopra #17 influential thinker in the world and #1 in Medicine. Deepak Chopra is the author of more than 85 books translated into over 43 languages, including numerous New York Times bestsellers.
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Quote: “You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible.”
A world renowned pioneer in integrative medicine and personal transformation, Deepak Chopra MD is the founder of the Chopra Foundation, cofounder of Jiyo.com and the Chopra Center for Wellbeing. TIME magazine has described Dr. Chopra as “one of the top 100 heroes and icons of the century.”
Deepak Chopra is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, Clinical Professor in Medicine and Public Health at the University of California, San Diego, Researcher, Neurology and Psychiatry, at Massachusetts General Hospital, Adjunct Professor at Kellogg School of Executive Management at Northwestern, Adjunct Professor at Columbia Business School, Columbia University and Professor of Consciousness Studies at Sofia University. The World Post and The Huffington Post global internet survey ranked Chopra #17 influential thinker in the world and #1 in Medicine.”
With more than 85 books, including twenty-five New York Times Bestsellers, You Are The Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why it Matters, became an instant New York Times Best Seller and Wall Street Journal Bestseller.
Awards and Accolades
In 1989, Deepak Chopra was honored with the title of ‘Dhanvantari’ (God of Immortality) by the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. In 1995, he was the receiver of Toastmasters’ ‘International Top Five Outstanding Speakers’ award and in 1997, he received the Golden Gavel Award from Toastmasters. He was given the Medal of the Presidency of the Italian Republic by the Pio Manzu International Scientific Committee and was represented as ‘one of the most lucid and inspired philosophers of that time’ by the Chairman and former Soviet Premier Mikhail Gorbachev. He was nominated as one of the ‘top ten motivational speakers in the country’ by Esquire magazine. In the year 2006, the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations honored Mr. Chopra with Ellis Island Medal of Honor and in 2009, he was given the Oceana Award. It was in 2010, when he was honored with the Cinequest Life of a Maverick award for his alliances with filmmaker, Shekhar Kapoor. He was given the Humanitarian Starlite Award (2010) for the ‘global force of human empowerment, well-being and for bringing light to the world’. In the same year he was honored with GOI Peace Award. His book, ‘Peace Is the Way’ received the Quill Awards and ‘The Book of Secrets: Unlocking the Hidden Dimensions of Your Life’ got the Nautilus Award.
Deepak Chopra played a very important role in taking the Ayurveda treatment and medicines to an international level. He is the one who provided Ayurveda medicines and treatments for healing and for the peace of mind and body. He earned name and fame with the publication of his bestselling spiritual books Ageless Body, Timeless Mind (1993) and The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success (1995).Some of his other books are Grow Younger, Live Longer (2001), Life After Death: The Burden of Proof (2006), and Buddha: A Story of Enlightenment (2007). Deepak Chopra has been a part of the Cancer documentary drama of UniGlobe Entertainment which is about the spirit, mind, body and the secret of life and death. This documentary is made under the direction of the actress Namrata Singh Gujral.