Dr. Ale Chaoul

Meditation is the Medicine of the Mind ~ Applications for Health and Education

Discover the magic of ancient Bon Buddhist Tibetan yoga practices for spiritual growth, health, and well-being through Ale’s courses and books


Upcoming events with Alejandro – to register for any of these teachings, please contact the coordinator indicated.

june, 2024

01jun12:00 amWisdom Academy Online Tibetan Yoga Course Ongoing course- registration open

12jun7:00 pm8:30 pmWell Of Being Wednesdays With Alejandro Chaoul (Hybrid)

14junAll Day16Tibetan Yoga, Breath & Sound at Esalen:Understanding and Practicing with Our Subtle Body

27junAll Day01julRewilding Retreat in Gagliato

Alejandro “Ale” Chaoul is a PhD, a scholar, researcher, author, teacher, and educator, with a PhD from Rice University focusing on Tibetan mind-body practices and applications in contemporary health environments. For over twenty years, Ale has researched and taught mind-body techniques to help relieve stress and support wellbeing throughout the community, including at MD Anderson’s Integrative Medicine Program and other educational, health care, and nonprofit organizations. He teaches in English and in Spanish.

He is the Huffington Foundation Endowed Director of the Mind Body Spirit Institute at the Jung Center of Houston, bringing a new approach for helping healthcare professionals flourish by reducing stress and burnout, and improving health, resilience and nourish the human spirit.

He holds a PhD in Tibetan religions from Rice University, and has studied in the Tibetan tradition since 1989, and for almost 30 years with Yongdzin Tenzin Namdak and Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche, completing the 7-year training at Ligmincha Institute in 2000, and also training in Triten Norbutse monastery in Nepal and Menri monastery in India. 

Ale teaches through Ligmincha the organization of his teacher Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche.  He is the author of over 20 articles and three books, including Tibetan Yoga for Health & WellbeingLearn more about Ale’s books and courses.