Deepak Chopra is an Indian-American new age guru , author and an alternative medicine practitioner whose net worth is estimated to be around $80 million. He is a prolific writer who has made his name by projecting himself as a faith healer as well as a spiritual guru . He can easily be considered as someone on a mission to bridge the vast gap between the Science and Spiritualism . And in the process of doing so , he has amassed himself the stature of a millionaire .
Although he has critically been chastised by some famous figures such the Sam Harris and Richard Dawkins in public debates . Sam Harris alluded to him as someone who is using the Scientific terms to further his personal motives and using ” Spooky ” and “Woo Woo Language ” to confuse his audience into an inexplicable and confusing form of mysticism with no end in sight .
Despite the harsh criticisms which Deepak is being dished out , he has managed to leverage his Net worth by leaps and bounds . His popularity and success is such momentous that all line up to Chopra to conduct affiliate programs for their researchers ;From the University of California to the American Medical Association,
Deepak is an endocrinologist by profession . being born in India , Deepak endeavored to form the American association for his interaction Ayurvedic Medicine after his interaction with Acharya Mahesh Yogi . He is also credited with laying the foundation of the Chopra Center for Well Being along with the neurologist David Simon.
He is a powerful advocate for extending the proper stature to “philosophy ” and ” Spirituality ” in the current scheme of modern way of life which the western populace has adopted . In the same vein he wrote that “Many scientists think that philosophy has no place, so for me it’s a sad time because the role of reflection, contemplation, meditation, self inquiry, insight, intuition, imagination, creativity, free will, is in a way not given any importance, which is the domain of philosophers.”