LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Best-selling authors and spiritual leaders, Deepak Chopra, M.D., and Eckhart Tolle, will make a rare joint appearance to share 40 years of insights on higher consciousness, teach the art of being present and deliver a message of peace, at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on Saturday, Feb. 27 at 7 p.m.
Presented by The Chopra Center in its 20th anniversary year, in partnership with Eckhart Teachings, the event offers attendees the opportunity to be in the presence of two of the world's most influential spiritual teachers and authors as they explore some of life's biggest mysteries, including how to let go of fear and stress, connect to our true selves, cultivate more joy and creativity in our lives, and experience a sense of well-being and oneness.
"Eckhart Tolle has helped countless people throughout the world move through fear and pain, connect to their true selves, and experience the peace of present moment awareness. I look forward to a lively and meaningful conversation with Eckhart about higher consciousness and its profound impact on humanity and our world," said Deepak Chopra.
More than 1,900 tickets have already been sold. For more information and to purchase tickets for An Evening With Deepak Chopra and Eckhart Tolle: Awakening to Higher Consciousness visit: http://www.shrineauditorium.com/events/detail/304952
About Deepak Chopra, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Deepak Chopra, MD, FACP, founder of The Chopra Foundation and co-founder of The Chopra Center for Wellbeing, is a world-renowned pioneer in integrative medicine and personal transformation, and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.
Chopra is the author of more than 80 books translated into over 43 languages, including numerous New York Times best-sellers. For the last three years, Greatist.com has recognized Dr. Chopra as one of "The 100 Most Influential People in Health and Fitness." The World Post and Huffington Post's global internet survey ranked him as the #17 most influential thinker in the world and #1 in Medicine." TIME magazine has described Dr. Chopra as "one of the top 100 heroes and icons of the century." For more information visit www.deepakchopra.com
About Eckhart Tolle
Eckhart Tolle is a German-born resident of Canada best-known as the author of the #1 New York Times best-seller "The Power of Now" (translated into over 33 languages) and the highly acclaimed follow-up "A New Earth," which are widely regarded as two of the most influential spiritual books of our time. In 2011, he was listed by the Watkins Review as the most spiritually influential person in the world. For more information visit www.eckharttolle.com.
About Eckhart Teachings
The work of Eckhart Teachings is in response to the urgent need of our times: the transformation of consciousness and the arising of a more enlightened humanity. We organize Eckhart Tolle's Talks and Retreats throughout the world. We also record, license, publish and distribute his teachings.
In addition to supporting Eckhart Tolle and the dissemination of his teachings, we are committed and dedicated to serving the new consciousness and awakening of all humans on the planet. Behind the external form of what we do, and behind the business structure, lies the company's and our true purpose: the union with the Divine.
About the Chopra Center for Wellbeing
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 wellbeing of body, mind and spirit. We provide an integrative approach to total wellbeing through self-awareness, and the practice of yoga, meditation and Ayurveda. For more information visit www.chopra.com.
This year, the Chopra Center celebrates its 20th anniversary with the powerful theme, TatTvam Asi, a Sanskrit mantra that means, "I Am That." We've chosen this theme because we want to celebrate the teaching that you are not separate from anything you desire. Everything you want in life is within you already. All of our 2016 courses are designed to help you access what you truly desire—with greater ease.
SOURCE The Chopra Center