Buddhism, Hinduism / Sanatana Dharma, Philosophy, Society, Spirituality

Episode 78: Compassion and the Actual Meaning of Life

As a wise man once said: "The truth is simple, but the seekers of truth are complex." What is life really all about? It's too simple to even fathom for more than one second. Life is about each other! Now we can list all the reasons that "he hurt me..." or "that person wronged me… Continue reading Episode 78: Compassion and the Actual Meaning of Life

Buddhism, Guided Meditation, Society, Spirituality

Episode 53: Guided Vajrayana Medicine Buddha Meditation

I remember, not too long ago, I fell ill with a fever and a raging temperature that ruined my good mood and imprisoned me with fear. The next morning, early, I was supposed to catch a flight to Portugal to find a plot of land after a deposit we put down on another plot fell… Continue reading Episode 53: Guided Vajrayana Medicine Buddha Meditation

Buddhism, Hinduism / Sanatana Dharma, Interview, Society, Spirituality

Episode 39: On Meditation — Interview with Eric Zimmer

Meditation is such a vast topic, but Eric and I whittle it down to what it means to him. Firstly, before undertaking a spiritual path, Eric was deeply addicted and involved with various substances. Meditation helped him break away from his afflictive behaviour. Listen above to hear about both our meditation journeys and pick up… Continue reading Episode 39: On Meditation — Interview with Eric Zimmer

Hinduism / Sanatana Dharma, Interview, Society, Spirituality

Episode 36: Vedic Living — Interview with Akshay Kanade

"Veda" means "knowledge" and "Sanatana Dharma" is a more accurate term for "Hinduism". Why? "Hinduism" was a colonial term given to 'those living near the Indus River', and, as another point of gentle contention -- there is not a real basis for the Aryan invasion or civilisation, so that is most likely based on colonialism,… Continue reading Episode 36: Vedic Living — Interview with Akshay Kanade

Hinduism / Sanatana Dharma, Interview, Philosophy, Society, Spirituality

Episode 17: Hinduism is not a Religion: Perspective with Karthik

In this episode, I talk with Karthik, a native Indian who now lives in London. He believes that Hinduism is not a religion; it is more of a lifestyle, where one really chooses who and what to worship or not at all. Hindus obtained their name from the River Indus, denoting a group of people… Continue reading Episode 17: Hinduism is not a Religion: Perspective with Karthik