Vimoh Talks Podcast Episodes

Identity, caste, and power structures

Dec. 3, 2022

In this episode, we talked about privilege and power and how those from oppressor backgrounds can try to get past the barriers created by their ancestors. We also spoke of ideology, liberal biases, and belief not being a pat…

Caste, Covid, and climate change

Nov. 30, 2022

This episode was chaotic but still managed to find order in there somewhere. I went into topics I did not want to and emerged into other topics that I wished I could spend more time on but couldn’t. All in all, an interestin…

Monologue: How to start your digital detox

Nov. 29, 2022

A brief note I wanted to share about digital detoxes and how to actually do one without leaving social media. I have very recently actually been on a little bit of an attempted detox. My Twitter account is just parked on Twi…

Atheist unity, secularism, and the definition of god

Nov. 26, 2022

In this episode of the show, our conversations went from unity among rationalists to anti-caste mindset to finding god using meditation to secularism as a guiding principle of India. All in all, a very packed episode. This i…

The end of social media? (ft. Meghnad)

Nov. 23, 2022

Meghnad is a journalist, podcaster, and an avid social media user. I invited him over for a chat about Twitter, Meta, and other social media platforms and the ways in which our engagement with them affects our lives. This is…

Elon Musk and Twitter blues

Nov. 19, 2022

Twitter is on the brink. And the reason is that its new owner is a petulant manchild. In this episode of the podcast, I talk about what’s happening at the world’s most powerful social media company and what it might mean for…

Religion, reality, and the limits of logic

Nov. 16, 2022

In this episode, we talked about religion, logical overreach, and answers to some common arguments for the existence of god that are not actually arguments. This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with ot…

Bakarmax brings adult animation to India

Nov. 12, 2022

Cartoonist Sumit Kumar and writer Adhiraj Singh are preparing to unleash their new animated show Aapki Poojita on unsuspecting Indian audiences. We got together to chat about their project, their journeys till this point, an…

Dave Farina on science, superstition, and sanity

Nov. 10, 2022

In this episode we chatted with Dave Farina of the YouTube channel Professor Dave Explains. The conversation took us from Science communication, to abiogenesis, to quantum consciousness, to Naturalism as a worldview, to whet…

QnA session - Indian politics, democracy, and hope

Nov. 2, 2022

In this episode, we didn't take calls as I was not feeling well. But I did read some comments on culture, democracy, and the future of India.

Bad arguments, good fun, and god himself

Oct. 29, 2022

In this episode, we talked about claims, evidence, and truth. We also talked about good and bad reasons to take up a religion.

Language, culture, and English-speaking privilege

Oct. 26, 2022

Note: Certain parts of this episode have been removed in order to protect someone's privacy. In this episode, we talked about language, English speaking privilege, Bombay privilege, going back to school, and the future of at…

Caste, privilege, and the supernatural

Oct. 22, 2022

In this episode, we went through caste matters, defining the supernatural, and patterns of privilege.

Religion, reality, and common good

Oct. 19, 2022

In this episode we talked about religion, the nature of reality, and about morality stemming from common good.

Big bang, a conscious universe, and religious art

Oct. 15, 2022

In this episode we talk about the claim that the big bang did not happen, that the universe is conscious, and that a lot of art is religious in nature.

Buddhism, conversion, and mental health

Oct. 12, 2022

In this episode, we discussed the variety of reasons behind religious conversion, and the tendency of rationalists to overreach into mental health territory.

Religious conversion, quantum technobabble, and the definition of god

Oct. 8, 2022

This episode we talked technobabble, quantum quackery, religious morality, and religious conversion.

Power, privilege, and mythological entertainment

Oct. 5, 2022

This episode took us from a long conversation about subjective experience, to one about caste and privilege, to another one about Brahmastra, Adipurush, and Bollywood's challenges with fantasy.

Material reality, belief in spirituality, and future of Indian rational thought

Oct. 1, 2022

This episode saw us go through some deep shit. We discussed Materialism as a world view, atheism as a social movement, and the future of irreligious activism in India.

Materialism, Idealism, atheism, and pseudo-history

Sept. 28, 2022

This episode had callers bringing up philosophy, propaganda, counter-propaganda, and even the very nature of reality.

Belief, Reservations, Capitalism, and being apolitical

Sept. 24, 2022

In this episode we had callers come in and talk about their religious beliefs, about their opinions on Reservations, Capitalism, and even on how being apolitical is actually political.

The future of atheism, the nature of gods, and political templates

Sept. 21, 2022

This episode had us going from atheism to mythology to relationships to AAP being BJP part 2. Lots of people joined and lots of diversions were taken.

Leftists, Bharat Jodo Yatra, and counter-propaganda

Sept. 16, 2022

In this episode we talked about Bharat Jodo Yatra, the reason behind the Left not being more popular, and Type 4 civilisations.

Woke culture, Vikram Betaal, Ayn Rand, and Tolkien

Sept. 15, 2022

This episode we discussed Woke culture, Vikram Betaal, Ayn Rand, and Tolkien.