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Deepak Chopra -- Most Influential Indian
« on: November 01, 2011, 02:55:10 PM »
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deepak_Chopra

He is Indian medical doctor, public speaker, and writer on subjects such as spirituality, Ayurveda and mind-body medicine.

In 1995, Chopra was the recipient of the Toastmasters "International Top Five Outstanding Speakers" award.

Chopra acknowledges that his thought has been inspired by Jiddu Krishnamurti and others.

He is also a lecturer at the Update in Internal Medicine event, sponsored by Harvard Medical School's Department of Continuing Education and the Department of Medicine.

In the summer of 2011 Deepak Chopra was ranked #1 influencer of all Indians in the world, both resident and non-resident.

He received the 2010 Humanitarian Starlite Award "for his global force of human empowerment, well-being and for bringing light to the world.

He is the recipient of the 2002 Einstein Award through Albert Einstein College of Medicine in collaboration with the American Journal of Psychotherapy.

A friend of Michael Jackson for 20 years, Chopra came to widespread public attention in July 2009 when he criticized the "cult of drug-pushing doctors, with their co-dependent relationships with addicted celebrities," saying he hoped Jackson's death, attributed to an overdose of a prescription drug, would be a call to action.

In conjunction with Menas Kafatos, Ph.D and Rudolph E. Tanzi, Ph.D. Chopra published a paper in the Journal of Cosmology Vol. 14 April-May 2011, titled "How Consciousness Becomes the Physical Universe".

Chopra has written more than 65 books with 18 New York Times bestsellers. His books have been translated into 35 languages and sold more than 20 million copies worldwide.

 His book, Peace Is the Way won the Quill Awards and The Book of Secrets: Unlocking the Hidden Dimensions of your Life received the Nautilus Award. FINS - Wall Street Journal, mentioned his book, “The Soul of Leadership”, as one of five best business books of 2011 to read for your career. Chopra is represented in the United States by the literary agency, Trident Media Group.

His Books

1987 Creating Health ISBN 0-395-75515-8
1988 Return of the Rishi ISBN 0-395-57420-X
1989 Quantum Healing: Exploring the Frontiers of Mind/Body Medicine ISBN 0-553-34869-8
1991 Unconditional Life: Mastering the Forces That Shape Personal Reality
1991 Perfect Health: The Complete Mind/Body Guide ISBN 0-517-58421-2
1993 Ageless Body, Timeless Mind : The Quantum Alternative to Growing Old ISBN 0-517-59257-6
1993 Creating Affluence: Wealth Consciousness in the Field of All PossibilitiesISBN 1-880032-42-2
1994 The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success: A Practical Guide to the Fulfilment of Your Dreams
1995 The Way of the Wizard: Twenty Spiritual Lessons in Creating the Life You Want ISBN 0-517-70434-X
1995 The Return of Merlin: A Novel ISBN 0-449-91074-1
1995 Journey into Healing ISBN 1-4000-8069-X
1995 The Path to Love: Spiritual Strategies for Healing
1996 Perfect Weight ISBN 0-517-88458-5
1996 Restful Sleep ISBN 0-517-88457-7
1996 Raid on the Inarticulate ISBN 1-882971-16-7
1997 The Path to Love: Renewing the Power of Spirit in Your Life ISBN 0-517-70622-9
1997 The Seven Spiritual Laws for Parents: Guiding Your Children to Success and Fulfillment
1997 Perfect Digestion ISBN 0-609-80076-0
1998 Overcoming Addictions ISBN 0-609-80195-3
1998 The Love Poems of RumiISBN 0-609-60243-8
1998 Healing the Heart ISBN 0-609-60035-4
1999 Everyday Immortality: A Concise Course in Spiritual Transformation ISBN 0-609-60484-8
1999 On the Shores of Eternity: Poems from Tagore on Immortality and Beyond ISBN 0-609-60564-X
1999 A Deepak Chopra Companion ISBN 0-609-80454-5
1999 Daughters of JoyISBN 0-451-20935-4
1999 Lords of Light: A Novel ISBN 0-312-96892-2
2000 The Angel is Near: A Novel ISBN 0-312-97024-2
2000 How to Know God : The Soul's Journey into the Mystery of Mysteries ISBN 0-609-60078-8
2001 The Deeper Wound: Recovering the Soul from Fear and Suffering, 100 Days of Healing
2001 Grow Younger, Live Longer: 10 Steps to Reverse Aging ISBN 0-609-60079-6
2001 The Soul in Love: Classic Poems of Ecstasy and Exaltation ISBN 0-609-60648-4
2002 Manifesting Good Luck Cards: Growth and Enlightenment
2003 Golf for Enlightenment: The Seven Lessons for the Game of Life
2003 The Spontaneous Fulfillment of Desire: Harnessing the Infinite Power of Coincidence ISBN 0-609-60042-7
2003 Synchrodestiny: Harnessing the Infinite Power of Coincidence to Create Miracles ISBN 1-84413-221-8
2003 Manifesting Good Luck: Love and Relationships, 50 Card Deck
2003 The Chopra Center Cookbook ISBN 0-471-45404-4
2004 The Book of Secrets: Unlocking the Hidden Dimensions of Your Life ISBN 0-517-70624-5
2004 Fire in the Heart: A Spiritual Guide for Teens ISBN 0-689-86216-4
2005 Peace Is the Way : Bringing War and Violence to an End ISBN 0-307-23607-2
2005 The Seven Spiritual Laws of Yoga: A Practical Guide to Healing Body, Mind, and Spirit
2005 Magical Beginnings Enchanted lives: A Holistic Guide to Pregnancy ISBN 0-517-70220-7
2005 Teens Ask Deepak ISBN 0-689-86218-0
2006 Ask The Kabala: Oracle Cards/Kabala Guidebook ISBN 978-1-4019-1039-6
2006 Power Freedom and Grace: Living from the Source of Lasting Happiness ISBN 978-1-878424-81-5
2006 Life After Death: The Burden of Proof ISBN 0-307-34578-5
2006 Kama Sutra: Including the Seven Spiritual Laws of Love ISBN 978-1-85227-385-9
2007 Buddha: A Story of Enlightenment ISBN 978-0-06-087880-1
2007 Boundless Energy: The Complete Mind/Body Program for Overcoming Chronic Fatigue ISBN 0-609-80075-2
2007 Freedom From Addiction ISBN 0-7573-0578-4
2008 The Third Jesus: The Christ We Cannot Ignore ISBN 978-0-307-33831-0
2008 Why Is God Laughing? The Path to Joy and Spiritual Optimism
2008 Jesus: A Story of Enlightenment ISBN 978-0-06-144873-7
2009 Reinventing The Body, Resurrecting The Soul
2009 The Ultimate Happiness Prescription: 7 Keys to Joy and Enlightenment
2009 Chopra Center Herbal Handbook ISBN 0-307-45233-6
2010 The Shadow Effect ISBN 0-06-196265-1
2010 Muhammad: A Story of the Last Prophet ISBN 978-0-061-78242-8
2010 The Soul of Leadership: Unlocking Your Potential for Greatness ISBN 978-0-307-40806-8
2011 The Seven Spiritual Laws of Superheroes: Harnessing Our Power to Change the World with Gotham Chopra ISBN 978-0062059666
2011 The War of the Worldviews with Leonard Mlodinow ISBN 978-0-30-788688-0 (October 2011 publication date)