HJ: It’s something we all want in life — greater fulfillment… a feeling of purpose, clarity, happiness and meaning. You can truly have it all, but you better be prepared to get very real with yourself. As Chopra points out below, the ego is keeping your from expressing your highest potential. It must be tamed and it takes deep self-inquiry to do so. It is an extremely rewarding journey and one that brings abundant happiness, peace and of course, fulfillment, however it is not without its challenges. As Dan Millman famously said, ‘Our life purpose does not come easily to us.’ — what he left out was that the reward for acknowledging and ‘pursuing’ our true life purpose is the highest manifestation of our good in this lifetime. Sure, it may not be easy, but it is worth whatever effort it takes.
Deepak should know as he is an individual expressing his highest potential in this lifetime. The sage advice given below echoes the knowledge of someone who has learned through first-hand experience. One would be wise to heed his advice…
By Deepak Chopra | Chopra.com
Deepak Chopra, M.D. is a best-selling author, physician, and founder of the Chopra Center for Wellbeing in Carlsbad, California. Known as the global source for learning meditation, yoga, Ayurveda, and other tools for mind-body health, the Chopra Center offers a variety of programs, including the upcoming meditation and yoga retreat, Seduction of Spirit, held in the serene mountains of British Columbia. This life-changing retreat connects guests to their deepest desires and gives them the tools to fulfill their dreams. To learn more, visit chopra.com/sos or call 888.736.6895.