Meaning Of Life Podcast
The Meaning of Life Podcast #16: Listening Skills
There is a big difference between hearing and listening. While one is passive and can be done without much awareness, the other is active and requires presence. You can hear words, but if you are not listening, they won't mean anything. Also, how broadly can you define ...read more
The Meaning of Life Podcast #15: Ecology Without Spirituality?
In episode 15 of The Daily Banter's Meaning of Life Podcast, Ben and Vazken discuss whether it is possible to be an environmentalist without having a spiritual component to your belief system. Virtually all indigenous spiritual practices put nature at the center of their belief ...read more
The Meaning of Life Podcast #4: Does Work/Life Balance Exist?
In episode 4 of The Daily Banter's Meaning of Life Podcast, Ben and Vazken discuss the concept of work/life balance, and whether it is possible in the modern era. Why are offices so exhausting? Is technology making life more efficient or just more demanding? How can we stop ...read more
The Meaning of Life Podcast #2: Anxiety in the Modern World
In this week's episode of The Daily Banter's Meaning of Life Podcast, Ben and Vazken grapple with why we are so anxious all the time, despite living with unprecedented comfort and ease. Is modern life driving us crazy, and what can we do about it? Please let us know what you ...read more
Introducing The Daily Banter's "Meaning of Life Podcast"!
Exciting times at The Daily Banter today -- please check out the first episode of The Daily Banter's Meaning of Life Podcast! In this episode, my co-host Vazken Kassakhian and I discuss why we wanted to start the podcast and lay out what we hope to achieve by talking about ...read more