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  • Published: 16 July 2018
  • ISBN: 9781846045318
  • Imprint: Rider
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 288
  • RRP: $22.99

You Are the Universe

Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why It Matters

Bestselling author Deepak Chopra joins forces with leading physicist Menas Kafatos to explore nine of the biggest and most baffling questions about science and the nature of reality. Their answers will present a bold new understanding of who we are and how we can reach our greatest potential.


In this book, that combines cutting edge science with real world applications, Chopra and Kafatos redefine our nature of reality and what is possible.

Here they ask 9 questions:

What Came Before the Big Bang?
Why Does the Universe Fit Together So Perfectly?
Where Did Time Come From?
What Is the Universe Made Of?
Is There Design in the Universe?
Is the Quantum World Linked to Everyday Life?
Do We Live in a Conscious Universe?
How Did Life First Begin?
Does the brain create the mind?

You Are The Universe offers answers that open up new possibilities for all of us to lead more fruitful, peaceful and successful lives.

  • Published: 16 July 2018
  • ISBN: 9781846045318
  • Imprint: Rider
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 288
  • RRP: $22.99

About the authors

Deepak Chopra

Deepak Chopra is acknowledged as one of the world's greatest leaders in the field of mind-body medicine and a prolific author of over forty books. Time magazine named him one of the 100 heroes and icons of the twentieth century and dubbed him 'the poet-prophet of alternative medicine'.

Menas Kafatos

Prof Menas Kafatos is the internationally known director of the Center of Excellence in Earth Systems Modeling and Observations (CEESMO). His PhD in Physics was awarded by MIT and he completed post-doc work at NASA.

Praise for You Are the Universe

Worth reading because here’s a medical doctor working hard to marry up Eastern mysticism with Western pragmatism


The rock star of the new spirituality


I highly recommend this for those who are curiously alive

FRED ALAN WOLF, author of The Spiritual Universe

It addresses all the most important questions we can ask ourselves and of science

ERVIN LASZLO, author of What is Reality: The New Map of Cosmos

A riveting and absolutely fascinating adventure that will blow your mind wide open!


This book will make you marvel at Tagore's beautiful human universe as masterfully uncovered by the authors

DIMITAR SASSELOV, Professor of Astronomy, Harvard University, author of The Life of Super-Earths: How the Hunt for Alien Worlds and Artificial Cells will Revolutionize Life on Our Planet

An inspiring and insightful work that points out the sterility and inadequacy of the materialist paradigm that unnecessarily pervades modern science

RUTH E. KASTNER, Ph.D, author of Understanding Our Unseen Reality: Solving Quantum Riddles