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Deepak Chopra: How Social Media Created the Global Brain

(2) Comments | Posted April 4, 2013 | 5:26 PM

Our brains are designed to continue learning and growing throughout our lives, but it's up to us to keep them stimulated. Now in the age of technology, though, we consume information more quickly and on a wider spectrum than ever before, and our brains catalog it all with...

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Deepak Chopra: Scientific Proof of God?

(45) Comments | Posted March 27, 2013 | 11:12 AM

If you're a regular Deepak Chopra reader and listener, you have probably come across the term "space time." It may sound nonsensical -- it's either space or time, right? But in physics, "space time" is a real measure used to describe the four-dimensionality of the universe. In this...

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How to Teach Our Kids About the Perils of Lying

(0) Comments | Posted March 19, 2013 | 7:00 PM

This week's episode of "Perfectly Imperfect Parents" on The Chopra Well is all about lying and how parents handle it with their kids. Deepak Chopra makes a guest appearance to discuss the grey areas, but one voice remains adamant that lying is never OK: Dr. Cara...

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How Becoming a Mom Improved My Body Image

(2) Comments | Posted March 8, 2013 | 11:28 AM

By Dani Klein Modisett

How timely that "body image" is the topic for "Perfectly Imperfect Parents" on The Chopra Well this week, because a new story of mine, " The White Food Disorder," is part of a book launching next week called THE CASSOULET...

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Should Parents Allow Their Kids onto Social Media?

(1) Comments | Posted March 1, 2013 | 2:48 PM

By Mallika Chopra

Before we began "Perfectly Imperfect Parents," I emailed my mommy friends and posted a question on Facebook, Twitter and Intentblog:

What parenting topics are most important to you today? What should we be talking about on this show?

WATCH: Social Media:...

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Creation, Destruction, and the Paradox of Existence

(2) Comments | Posted February 28, 2013 | 2:48 PM

Is it possible for a statement to be both true and false? Try this one:

"This statement is false."

Makes you stop and think for a minute, doesn't it? The above is a classic example of self-reference, a common theme of paradox. If the sentence is false, then...

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Mind-Made Reality: Color and Perception With Deepak Chopra

(1) Comments | Posted February 21, 2013 | 5:26 PM

What composes the color of a forest or your child's eyes? Is the experience of "blue" always the same, no matter who is perceiving?

In this week's episode of "The Rabbit Hole" on The Chopra Well, Deepak Chopra takes us through the rich and varied world of perception,...

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3 Myths to Dispel About the Brain

(0) Comments | Posted December 19, 2012 | 5:25 PM

What if we could improve our memory, reduce the risk of Alzheimer's disease, and keep our brains young with just a few simple mindfulness techniques?

Deepak Chopra recently appeared on the Dr. Oz show discussing memory and the brain. With the recent release of his new book, Super...

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Self-Forgiveness on the Path to Freedom

(0) Comments | Posted December 5, 2012 | 11:44 PM

Imagine the person you love most in your life, the person you pour your time and affection into. Think about all the energy and care you put into your relationship with this person, the mistakes you've forgiven, the flaws you've come to cherish. What a gift it is...

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Why We Love: Our Brains on the Greatest Drug of All

(15) Comments | Posted November 25, 2012 | 9:08 AM

The latest episode of "Super Brain" on The Chopra Well YouTube channel features a conversation between Deepak Chopra and neuroscientist Rudy Tanzi on love and the brain. If you're alive and breathing, chances are you have experienced love in your life. Maybe you are in love as we...

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How to Write a Eulogy... for Yourself

(0) Comments | Posted November 15, 2012 | 4:30 PM

Here's the latest from "30 Days of Intent!" Iman and Natalie, accompanied by YouTube star Hannah Hart, visited Laurel Lewis for a lesson in death and dying. Laurel is a registered nurse who specializes in end-of-life care, and she is best known for her "Death and...

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Yoga and Addiction: What It Took a Brush With Death to Learn

(3) Comments | Posted November 9, 2012 | 10:08 AM

Can yoga stand in as an alternative to violence and addiction?

The latest episode of "Urban Yogis" on The Chopra Well features the story of a healer and recovering addict who discovered the path to recovery through yoga, meditation, and martial arts. Abdi was 15 when he moved...

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5 Tips for a Successful Colonic Treatment

(0) Comments | Posted November 7, 2012 | 4:45 PM

Have you ever had a colonic treatment?

You'll also hear it called "colon hydrotherapy" or "colon irrigation," which might sound like the nether regions are about to become a construction site. Fear not! As you'll see in the latest episode of The Chopra Well's "30 Days of Intent,"...

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Yoga Behind Bars: Teaching Mindfulness in a Juvenile Detention Facility

(1) Comments | Posted October 31, 2012 | 4:46 PM

This week's episode of "Urban Yogis" gives us a rare look at the inside of a youth detention facility, where one dedicated yoga instructor is busy changing the lives of teenagers within its walls. Leslie Booker began her career in the fashion industry and would have never guessed...

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How a Celeb Photographer Found Yoga and Never Looked Back

(1) Comments | Posted October 24, 2012 | 5:36 PM

It's no secret that yoga is a popular pastime among celebrities and socialites. Being mindful and living a healthy lifestyle has perhaps never been so celebrated as it is today. But what about when a big-shot photographer -- who has captured the likes of Andy Warhol, Billy Idol, and The...

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Do You Need a Body to Do Yoga?

(0) Comments | Posted October 17, 2012 | 11:50 AM


From the confines of a hospital bed, what options do you have to move around? Wires, tubes, sheets, and monitors all conspire to keep the body still and safe, but the inactivity can be agonizing. Many of us take our freedom of...

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Teenage Yogis: Fostering Peace in the Face of Rising Violence

(0) Comments | Posted October 12, 2012 | 11:10 AM

2012-10-11-ScreenShot20121008at3.24.53PM.png Can yoga and meditation help a teenager struggling with the death of a parent or violence in his community?

Juquille Johnston was 6 years old when his father was shot and killed in the streets of New York City. It's frightening...

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Who Are You? Perez Hilton, Part 1 (VIDEO)

(3) Comments | Posted July 31, 2012 | 2:41 PM

Perez Hilton. Celebrity gossip guru turned spokesman for holistic well-being? There is a lot more to this Internet sensation than meets the eye.

In the latest episode of The Chopra Well show Who Are You? Deepak interviews Perez Hilton on consciousness, life purpose, and personal transformation....

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Who Are You?

(12) Comments | Posted July 10, 2012 | 8:06 AM

When Deepak Chopra first directs the question, "Who are you?" to Jersey Shore's Vinny G., Vinny answers as many of us would: with his first name. It's a habit most of us learned at childhood. We define ourselves by our name, our gender, our age, our profession, and countless other...

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Inspiration, Insight, and Wickedly Playful Wisdom: Introducing The Chopra Well

(0) Comments | Posted July 9, 2012 | 7:45 AM

In a busy, chaotic and often troubling world, where do you turn for inspiration? To nature, perhaps. Or to religion, art, or your friends. Come July 16 you may find yourself turning to The Chopra Well, a new YouTube channel focused entirely on wellness and spirituality. Stated otherwise, The Chopra...

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