August 13, 2020
Two major events for Jains around the world are coming up. Join us as we ask people: what do these events stand for? how do they choose to observe them? and how has their understanding evolved?
Some definitions for this episode: samayik (a 48 minute vow of equanimity and concentration), ratri-bhojan (eating at night), and atthai (8 days of consecutive fasting)
Audio: Tranko, Lobo Loco, Kai Engel, Ketsa, Blue Dot Sessions, Daniel Birch
July 29, 2020
Amidst a global pandemic, difficult decisions are abound. How do Jain (and more broadly, utilitarian) principles help us navigate these choices?
Audio: Kai Engel, Ketsa, and Lee Rosevere
April 29, 2020
What is love? We have no idea, but join us on our thought adventure as we try to break down a formula that results in love.
Audio: Ketsa, Blue Dot Sessions, Lee Rosevere, Lauren Charlotte, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, and of course, Haddaway
March 16, 2020
Humanity has debated free will for as long as we know, and yet we have no answers. Join us as we solve it today-- because it's that easy.
Audio: Lee Rosevere, Ketsa, Bruce Almighty, Michio Kaku, Blue Do Sessions, Kai Engel, Unreleased, Professor Dave
March 5, 2020
People often ask us how we come up with our episode topics. The answer is simple: conversations. Here's a short feature into how questions and conversations inspire us. Join the Aneka team today: bit.ly/aneka-application
Audio: Siddhartha, Kai Engel
December 26, 2019
YOLO has seemingly only been around for the last decade, but today we take a look at its cultural origins and consequent presence in our attitudes towards life.
Audio: Lee Rosevere, teeho x vyvch, Drake, Daniel Birch, Nctrnm, Ketsa, Mo Rooneh, Kai Engel, Alumo, Meydn, Imran Khan, The Lonely Island
November 5, 2019
According to a Pew Research Study from 2018, the world is becoming less religious. Today we take a look at how religion has evolved, and what it means in today’s world.
Audio: Meydn, Lee Rosevere, bensound, Zeta, Chad Crouch, Ketsa, Detective Pikachu, “The Spanish Inquisition”, David Foster Wallace, Your Morning, PBS, NBC
September 24, 2019
What makes you, you? Can your essence be captured in a few words, or is it indescribable? Listen as we take a shallow dive into the concept of identity, its genesis, and evolution.
Interviewees: Morgan, Aanya, & Purva
August 29, 2019
What is Aneka all about? Who are the people behind those smooth, creamy voices?
Audio Credits: ODESZA - Always This Late