Mindfulness. Togetherness. Under the stars.
Join us on Wednesday, October 12, for a special community meditation event with icon of modern-day wellness, Dr. Deepak Chopra. The evening will include a 20-minute guided meditation, and a conversation between Dr. Chopra and Gabriella Wright, the founder of Never Alone, an initiative of the Chopra Foundation that aims to build mental health awareness and broaden access to resources around the world. Learn more about the ongoing work of the Chopra Foundation and how mindfulness tools can revolutionize your every day.
Tickets are free, although charitable donations are welcome.
This event is currently sold out.
To ensure the safety of all guests, this event is subject to change, based on weather conditions. Guests will be seated on the floor during the event and may bring a cushion or mat to sit on.
Wednesday, October 12
Doors Open: 6:00PM
Event starts: 7:00PM
The Rooftop at Pier 17
89 South Street
Deepak Chopra, M.D.
DEEPAK CHOPRA™ MD, FACP, founder of The Chopra Foundation, a non-profit entity for research on well-being and humanitarianism, and Chopra Global, a modern-day 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 also an Honorary Fellow in Medicine at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. He is the author of over 90 books translated into over forty-three languages, including numerous New York Times bestsellers. For the last thirty years, Chopra has been at the forefront of the meditation revolution and his 92nd book, Abundance (Harmony Books) provides an enlightening guide to success, fulfillment, wholeness, and plenty, offering practical advice on how to cultivate a sense of abundance in times of fear and insecurity. TIME magazine has described Dr. Chopra as “one of the top 100 heroes and icons of the century.”Learn More
Gabriella Wright is a professional actress, model, activist and motivational speaker with a long-standing humanitarian engagement. A co-founder of the Never Alone Initiative, she is the innovator of the Mental Hygiene Toolkit, a collection of mind cleansing and self-awareness tools to help individuals nurture their bodies, minds and spirits, and develop inner guidance to consciously choose the best path for their lives. Wright has lent her voice to UN Women and the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women. Among many other societal contributions, she is a Global Goodwill Ambassador to Skypower and the Honorary President of a grassroots charity in Myanmar.Learn More
Poonacha Machaiah is the CEO of The Chopra Foundation, dedicated to improving health, social and planetary wellbeing. He is also co-founder and CEO of Seva.Love the metaverse platform for wellbeing and ChopraX, a venture studio backing transformative entrepreneurs who are reimagining the future of health and wellbeing. He has co-founded initiatives such as NeverAlone® to address mental wellbeing and suicide prevention and CIRCA®, an anxiety management platform along with Srini Pillay, MD, a Harvard-Trained psychiatrist and brain researcher.