Situated in the center of a dense forest with walking paths and a small river meandering through the grounds, Yosemite’s 4-star Tenaya Lodge is the perfect backdrop to reflect and reconnect.
Rejuvenate with five full days focused on spiritual and physical self-care. Your days will be full and fulfilling with sunrise practices, guided walking meditations across the beautiful Tenaya Lodge grounds and eye-opening satsangs by the fire.
Participate in twice daily yoga sessions to ground the body and help bring focus to the mind. Each 60-minute session will be guided by master instructors and inspired by Chopra Yoga.
Receive compassionate support and encouragement from the Chopra staff to help you become more self-aware and experience personal breakthroughs.
Designed by a certified nutritionist, our primarily vegetarian meals feature fresh, local ingredients that promote lightness of body, clarity of mind, and openness of spirit. Made with fresh, local ingredients. All meals are included and vegan and gluten-free options are available by request.
DEEPAK CHOPRA™ MD, FACP, founder of The Chopra Foundation, a non-profit entity for research on well-being and humanitarianism, and Chopra Global, a whole health company at the intersection of science and spirituality, is a world-renowned pioneer in integrative medicine and personal transformation. Chopra is a Clinical Professor of Family Medicine and Public Health at the University of California, San Diego and serves as a senior scientist with Gallup Organization. He is the author of over 90 books translated into over forty-three languages, including numerous New York Times bestsellers. His 90th book and national bestseller, Metahuman: Unleashing Your Infinite Potential (Harmony Books), unlocks the secrets to moving beyond our present limitations to access a field of infinite possibilities. For the last thirty years, Chopra has been at the forefront of the meditation revolution and his latest book, Total Meditation (Harmony Book, September 22, 2020) will help to achieve new dimensions of stress-free living and joyful living. TIME magazine has described Dr. Chopra as “one of the top 100 heroes and icons of the century.” www.deepakchopra.com
Wellness educator, Meditation teacher, Reiki Healer and Author, Devi Brown has been associated with The Chopra center for the past 7 years. She is certified in Primordial Sound Meditation, Spiritual Psychology and Energy Healing and regularly teaches in Los Angeles, C.A as well as leads retreats and events internationally. After over a decade of working in hip hop entertainment as a radio and television host, Devi Brown answered her calling to become an advocate for women of color in the wellness space. Devi’s company KARMA BLISS is devoted to spiritual connection meant to aid in the healing of generational trauma. Through her best-selling book Crystal Bliss and her podcast Dropping Gems, Devi’s work is rooted in sharing tangible healing modalities with millennial and generation Z women of color in support of whole-life enhancement.
Brent BecVar has worked in direct association with Deepak Chopra and the Chopra Organization for more than 30 years and was one of the first certified instructors of both Primordial Sound Meditation and Perfect Health Ayurvedic Lifestyle. In 1993 with Dr. Chopra and Dr. David Simon, Brent established and supervised the Sharp Center for Mind Body Medicine Residential Program in Del Mar, California, which later became the Chopra Center for Wellbeing.
Danielle Mika Nagel is an international Vinyasa Yoga and Meditation Teacher based in Vancouver, BC. She is registered with Yoga Alliance as E-RYT 500 and completed her initial Teacher Training under the guidance of certified teachers in the styles of Ashtanga, Anusara, and Iyengar.
Sarah Finger is the co-founder of ISHTA Yoga, LLC and the private yoga teacher of Dr. Deepak Chopra. Sarah is the co-presenter with Dr. Chopra of the online course, “Finding Connection Through Yoga,” produced by Yoga Journal and The Chopra Center. She teaches trainings, workshops, and retreats internationally with her husband, Yoga Master Alan Finger, and is a featured expert on Jiyo, a revolutionary new digital platform that brings health and wellness to online communities all over the world. Sarah is on the Board of Directors for Exhale to Inhale, a non-profit organization that teaches yoga to survivors of domestic violence. Her daughter, Satya, inspires her every day to live a life based on love and unbound potential.
"I was amazed at how safe, loved, and cared for I felt the entire week with no words spoken. It was a profound experience. One I want to experience again!"