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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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.
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…
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.