Chicago, Illinois–June 26, 2008–If you have wanted to explore meditation, yoga, and the Eastern healing arts, the Renewal Weekend workshop is the ideal starting point. This August 22–24 at the Westin Chicago River North, guests at Renewal Weekend will have a rare opportunity to begin their path to wellness with the co-founders of the Chopra Center for Wellbeing – internationally acclaimed mind-body physicians Deepak Chopra and David Simon.
“The Chopra Center has a unique approach that combines the Eastern healing arts with the latest advances in modern medicine,” said Deepak Chopra. “We designed Renewal Weekend workshop as a ‘gateway’ experience of the Center’s approach and teachings . . . an introduction for those who are new to mind-body wellness and integrative, holistic healing practices.”
Renewal Weekend is a rejuvenating weekend getaway where Deepak Chopra & David Simon will guide participants in practical tools for restoring health, creating work-life balance, and experiencing inner calm – even in the midst of life’s inevitable stresses. The workshop includes:
• Instruction in the ancient practice of Primordial Sound Meditation
• Revitalizing yoga classes for body-centered restful awareness
• Sessions in mind-body healing and Ayurveda, India’s 5,000-year-old healing system
• A personal daily routine for calm, renewal, and balance
• An exclusive reception and book signing with Deepak Chopra & David Simon
The Chopra Center is offering special group pricing for friends and family to attend Renewal Weekend together. For more information, please call 888.736.6895 or visit www.chopra.com
About the Chopra Center
The Chopra Center for Wellbeing was founded by Deepak Chopra, M.D. and David Simon, M.D. in 1996. Located in Carlsbad, California, the Center offers a wide variety of programs, retreats, and teacher training programs that integrate the healing arts of the East with the best in modern Western medicine. The Chopra Center has helped millions of people around the world find peace of mind, physical balance, and emotional healing. The website www.chopra.com is your starting point on the path to wellness.