Why Does Deepak Chopra Hate Me?

April 9, 2015 5:47 PM

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Why Does Deepak Chopra Hate Me?

I've never done anything to Deepak Chopra. At least, not in this lifetime. Perhaps I've mocked his surrealistically bizarre anti-science pronouncements among my friends a few times, or a few thousand times. How could I not when he tweeted that his personal meditation caused an earthquake or claimed that the moon doesn't exist unless someone sees it? Chopra is so on the fringe, it's actually fun to read him usually--picture me with tears in my eyes, emitting cackles like Mozart's braying laugh in Amadeus. But when he goes after evolution, it starts to feel personal--and less amusing.

Chopra believes there is some "consciousness" that flows through the universe--an energy field created by all living things, surrounding us and penetrating us, binding the galaxy together...no, wait, that's the Force I'm thinking of. Chopra's notion of consciousness has more in common with that of t...

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