Acclaimed Spiritual Teacher Marianne Williamson to Join Deepak Chopra as a Special Guest Speaker at the “Seduction of Spirit” Meditation Retreat this October in San Diego
“Seduction of Spirit” is a featured event in the Chopra Center’s new Fall 2011 Master Series, offering participants a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn with Deepak Chopra and other luminaries in the field of mind-body health, spiritual awakening, and personal and global transformation.
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 11, 2011
This October 23″“29, the Chopra Center’s Seduction of Spirit meditation and yoga retreat, led by founder Deepak Chopra, M.D., will feature guest speaker Marianne Williamson, an internationally renowned spiritual leader and best-selling author. Seduction of Spirit has been one of the Chopra Center’s most popular events for more than a decade, and now for the first time, participants at this October’s retreat will be able to experience the dynamic combination of Deepak Chopra and Marianne Williamson exploring the power of meditation and its life-transforming energy.
“I’m very happy that Marianne will be joining us at Seduction of Spirit,” said Deepak Chopra. “She has been a friend, inspiration, and fellow co-creator for many years, and we’re all looking forward to experiencing her wisdom, insight, and guidance.”
Marianne Williamson has shared the gifts of meditation and prayer with thousands of people throughout the world. She is the founder of Project Angel Food, a meals-on-wheels program that serves homebound people with AIDS in the Los Angeles area. Project Angel Food serves more than 1,000 people daily. Her best-selling books and audio programs include Meditations for a Miraculous Life, Meditations for Weight Loss, A Return to Love, and The Gift of Change. She and Deepak Chopra are the co-authors (with Debbie Ford) of the popular book The Shadow Effect.
“As you find greater peace through the practice of meditation, not only does that mean that you’ve released stress and you can stay at peace within your heart but when you’re not meditating, you can go out into the world and take peace with you,” said Marianne Williamson.
Seduction of Spirit will take place October 23″“29 at the Estancia Hotel & Spa in the Torrey Pines area of La Jolla, California. The Chopra Center has reserved a limited number of guest rooms at the Estancia Hotel & Spa for Seduction of Spirit participants. Guests will enjoy staying in luxurious accommodations for a special discounted rate.
To register for Seduction of Spirit, please call 888.736.6895 or visit http://www.chopra.com/seduction/lajolla2011. Special companion pricing is available.
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 http://www.chopra.com is your starting point on the path to wellness.
About Marianne Williamson
Marianne Williamson is an internationally acclaimed spiritual teacher and author. Six of her ten published books have been New York Times bestsellers. Four of these have been #1 New York Times bestsellers. A Return to Love is considered a must-read in the spirituality genre. A paragraph from that book, beginning “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure . . .” ““ often misattributed to Nelson Mandela’s inaugural address ““ is considered an anthem for a contemporary generation of seekers. Marianne’s latest New York Times bestseller is A Course in Weight Loss: 21 Spiritual Lessons for Surrendering Your Weight Forever. A Course in Weight Loss was selected by Oprah as one of her Favorite Things in 2010.
Marianne’s other books include The Age of Miracles, Everyday Grace, A Woman’s Worth, Illuminata, Healing the Soul of America, and The Gift of Change.
Marianne is a native of Houston, Texas. In 1989, she founded Project Angel Food, a meals-on-wheels program that serves homebound people with AIDS in the Los Angeles area. Today, Project Angel Food serves more than 1,000 people daily.
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