The intention of the Sages and Scientists Symposium is to support the Chopra Foundation's mission of improving the health and welfare of human beings throughout the world.
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 21, 2011
In just a few days, Deepak Chopra and a panel of the world' leading scientists and sages will merge ancient insights with modern scientific theory at the Sages + Scientists Symposium. This February 25–27 at La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad, California, the Chopra Foundation will host its annual fundraising event – 3 days of leading-edge envisioning, experiential exhibits, and inspiring performances.
“We’re looking forward to an extraordinary experience at this year’s Sages and Scientists, which will include panel discussions and dialogues with pioneers from a wide variety of fields as we explore a future for humanity that can embrace both science and spiritual wisdom,” said Deepak Chopra, founder of the Chopra Foundation.
In addition to sessions with the world’s most renowned experts in science, business, media, health, the arts, and social welfare, participants at the Sages and Scientists Symposium can experience:
- Daily yoga classes with acclaimed teacher Tara Stiles – Deepak Chopra’s personal instructor and founder of the New York-based studio Strala
- An opportunity to experience a GeoDome replicated on the grounds of La Costa Resort
- Entertainment by Rachelle Yamagata, Ryan Star, Mozella, DJ Kayper, Daniel Merriweather, Poreotics
For those who can't attend the event in person, live streaming of the event and video download will be available via Hay House. Get more information on Sages & Scientists live streaming here.
The Sages and Scientists Symposium is sponsored by many individuals, businesses and non-profit organizations that strongly support the Chopra Foundation’s goals of global health, awareness, and peace. Sponsors include Roy International Children’s Foundation, Visualmd.com, Icebreaker, Mind the Gap Trust, GreenMonsterPromos.com, MHR International, Lisa and Charly Kleisner, the Walker Family Foundation, Puregrowthpartners.com, Wild Divine Inc., Paradise Valley Wellness Centre, Hay House publishers, and the Chopra Center for Wellbeing.
For a complete listing of all guest speakers and the topics they will be discussing at Sages and Scientists, please visit http://www.choprafoundation.org
Full and partial scholarships are available for educators and students to attend Sages and Scientists. Please email foundation(at)chopra(dot)com to request more information.
About the Chopra Foundation
Founded by Deepak Chopra, the Chopra Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) organization dedicated to improving health and well-being, cultivating spiritual knowledge, expanding consciousness, and promoting world peace to all members of the human family. The mission of the Chopra Foundation is to advance the cause of mind/body spiritual healing, education, and research through fundraising for selected projects. Learn more at http://deepakchopra.com/chopra-foundation/mission/
About Deepak Chopra, M.D. - Founder of the Chopra Foundation
Deepak Chopra is a world-renowned authority in the field of mind-body healing, a best-selling author, and the founder of the Chopra Center for Wellbeing. A global force in the field of human empowerment, Dr. Chopra is the prolific author of more than fifty-five books, including fourteen bestsellers on mind-body health, quantum mechanics, spirituality, and peace. Dr. Chopra’s books have been published in more than eighty-five languages. His most recent books include The Happiness Prescription; Mohammad: A Story of the Last Prophet; and his newest bestseller The Soul of Leadership.
Deepak Chopra’s popularity as an international presenter and keynote speaker is exemplified by an impressive list of honorariums. For more than a decade, he has participated as a lecturer at the Update in Internal Medicine event sponsored by Harvard Medical School’s Department of Continuing Education and the Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Chopra is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, an adjunct professor at Kellogg School of Management, and a senior scientist with the Gallup Organization. He is also the host of the popular weekly Wellness Radio program on Sirius/XM Stars.