Vijayendra Mohanty on media, culture, and creativity. A podcast about where India came from and where it is going.
Arguing with theists, Worrying About AI, and Confronting Caste
In this episode, I struggled to explain to a caller the difference between possibility and reality.
Religion, art, and the dynamics of discrimination
We talked about separating art from artists, about having conversations with the religious, and about parochialism abroad.
Hope, history, and imperfect heroes
In this episode we discussed the dimming of hope in desperate times, the dark side of historical heroes, and experienced technical difficulties.
The impossibility of being human
A brief note about the uniquely human condition that gave rise to gods.
Religion, atheism, and genetic modification with rationable
I took calls from viewers and listeners with YouTuber Abhijit Chanda, who goes by Rationable on YouTube and among podcasts.
Family superstitions, Education, and Yogis in the Snow
In this episode we discussed families holding on to superstitions, someone’s education-related questions, and the matter of whether Yoga enables life in extreme conditions. This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit vimohlive.substack.com