In this episode, Alan and Sashank talk about the nature of awareness using inspirations from both Eastern and Western philosophy. A necessary disclaimer is that this episode is by no means meant to be an exhaustive treatment of the topics covered here. Other than the path of Inquiry, some pointers that are relevant to this […]
Episode 2: The Riddle of Love
In the second episode of the Open Secret Podcast, Sashank and Alan explore the concept of love. They discuss: Types of love Origins of love Mechanism of love Nature of vulnerability Selfless love Support the Open Secret Podcast on Anchorhttps://anchor.fm/psyche-labs/support Episode 2 on Soundcloud Episode 2 on Spotify Also Available On Anchor Breaker Google Podcasts […]
In the inaugural episode of the Open Secret Podcast, Sashank Aryal and Alan Yan explore the problem of human suffering and why they believe it is a pseudo-problem. They distinguish pain from suffering, the role of concepts in processing our lived experience, and what it means to see reality as it really is. Support the […]
Welcome to the Open Secret Podcast!
In the Open Secret Podcast, two twenty-somethings meditate on questions that they as self-conscious beings in the world helplessly find themselves asking. These are questions that they nevertheless feel they’ve come across satisfying answers to, but rather often they find themselves dissolving the questions altogether.