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 the premier provider of experiences, education, teacher trainings and products that improve the health and well-being of body, mind and spirit. We provide an integrative approach to total well-being through self-awareness, and the practice 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 Chopra Center teachings. 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.

We invite you to explore the many free resources on this website, sign up for an online course or program, or come stay with us at the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in beautiful Carlsbad, CA for a live event with Deepak Chopra and other lumninaries. You may also give us a call at 760.494.1639 to speak with one of our program consultants to explore which Chopra Center experience is perfect for you. 

Our Mission

The Chopra Center is founded on three pillars of timeless wisdom: meditation, Ayurveda, and yoga. These ancient healing traditions and their 5,000-year-old principles have been translated by Drs. Chopra & Simon into programs, workshops, and teacher training certifications designed for men and women at critical physical, emotional, and spiritual stages of their lives.

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., is the co-founder of the Chopra Center for Wellbeing, the founder of the Chopra Foundation, and a world-renowned pioneer in integrative medicine... 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