After passing he arrived in the United States to take up a clinical internship at Muhlenberg Hospital in Plainfield, New Jerseywhere doctors from overseas were being recruited to replace those serving in Vietnam. While visiting New Delhi inhe met the physician Brihaspati Dev Trigunahead of the Indian Council for Ayurvedic Medicinewhose advice prompted him to begin investigating Ayurvedic practices. Chopra said that one of the reasons he left was his disenchantment at having to prescribe too many drugs:
Deepak Chopra Deepak Chopra born is an alternative medicine expert to some, and a money-making guru to others. He has sold over 10 million books in 30 languages, and is a friend and advisor to celebrities. His core belief, as Richard Acello of the San Diego Business Journal noted, is "that the human body and spirit are intimately connected.
Chopra and his younger brother Sanjiv were raised in a privileged Hindu household. They read the classics of British literature and memorized the streets of London. In high school, Chopra wanted to be a journalist or an actor.
It was a character in the Sinclair Lewis story Arrowsmith, that inspired him to become a doctor. In his autobiography, Return of the Rishi, Chopra described the Lewis novel: At moments he was almost a god, bringing healing to skeptical mortals like an angelic doctor.
He also developed an interest in existentialist philosophy. Inhe told Chip Brown in an Esquire, magazine interview, "I was motivated by an idealistic fever to find what you would call, for lack of any other expression, the meaning of life.
Inat the age of 23, he came to the United States with his new wife, Rita. The hospital needed replacements for staff members who had been sent to Vietnam. His first duty as a doctor in the U.
As he shared in Return of the Rishi, he soon learned that being a doctor had "little to do with healing and making people happy. He worked in Boston-area hospitals, later spending a year in Everett, Massachusetts. InChopra went to New England Memorial Hospital, where he was named chief-of-staff by the age of Smoking too many cigarettes and drinking too much coffee and alcohol in an effort to relieve the stress of his busy life, Chopra decided that he had to make a change.
He turned to his philosophical interests, reading a book on transcendental meditation TM. The practice of TM helped him quit drinking, quit smoking, and unwind.
Ayurveda is a Sanskrit word meaning "science of life," and focuses on balancing the flow of energy in the body. Triguna advised him to spend more time with his family and to take more time to sit quietly, among other things.
His visit to Triguna and its benefits to his own life, sparked his interest in pursuing an Ayurvedic approach to medicine. The Maharishi, once a regular guest on the Tonight Show and spiritual advisor to the Beatles, had been promoting Ayurvedic medicine and marketing products for it.
Chopra and his wife were invited by a colleague at Harvard to attend a lecture given by the Maharishi. After listening for several hours, the Chopras discreetly got up and walked into the lobby. Moments later, the Maharishi approached them, handing each a flower.Deepak Chopra, M.D is the author of more than 65 books, including numerous New York Times bestsellers.
His medical training is in internal medicine and endocrinology, and he is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, and an adjunct professor of Executive Programs at the.
|December 2018 Titles||Chopra is the leading advocate of ayurvedic medicine, also known simply as ayurveda, a healing system said by its followers to be the ancient medicine of India and to represent practices that are over 5, years old.|
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