About the Chopra Center

Your Path to Wellness Begins Here

The Chopra Center, founded in 1996 by Deepak Chopra, M.D. and David Simon, M.D., is one of the first whole health brands in the U.S. and premier provider of experiences, education, teacher certifications and products that improve the health and well-being of, mind, body, and spirit. We provide an integrative approach to total well-being through the awareness of physical, emotional, spiritual, relationships, and purposes and the related practices of yoga, meditation, and Ayurveda. The consciousness-based teachings of Vedic science, as translated by our founders, coupled with cutting-edge research and modern western medicine, serve as the foundation for our programming. We collaborate with visionaries, scientists, pioneers, physicians, and industry experts to educate and inspire seekers from around the globe to better their lives and the lives of those around them.

Our Mission

Our purpose is to empower personal transformation for our collective well-being by providing tools, guidance and community anchored in wisdom traditions and cutting-edge science for mind, body, & spirit.

Our Founders

Dr. David Simon was a world-renowned authority in the field of mind-body medicine. As a board-certified neurologist and expert in Ayurvedic medicine and other traditional healing arts, he brought a unique perspective to the relationship between mind, emotions... Read More
Deepak Chopra,M.D., F.A.C.P, founder of The Chopra Foundation, a non-profit entity for research on well-being and humanitarianism, and Chopra Global, a modern-day health company at the intersection of science and... Read More


All the lectures were really inspiring. Group practice very uplifting... I really grew a lot and renewed my passion and  enthusiasm, deeply reminding me why I wanted to teach meditation in the first place.” –Janet, Tennessee