Indian author Meena Kandasamy did not shy away from difficult topics when she began her debut novel, The Gypsy Goddess. It deals with a massacre of 44 men, women and children who were burnt to death after campaigning for higher wages.
"Explaining a joke is like dissecting a frog. You understand it better but the frog dies in the process." — E. B. White Nevertheless, our intent is to help English learners understand why jokes are funny.
Life is cyclical, like the figure of eight infinity symbol, and wherever you are in that cycle, up, down or in the middle, relax 'cos all is well. And if you are at the bottom you are in The Fertile Void and the void is always fertile. #BeHappyNow
Thought leader and BIG thinker, Dianne Collins in conversation about her book, Do You Quantum Think, and the elevation of consciousness and mastery over thought.
Visit http://diannecollins.com/ for more
Today 1.3 billion people live in extreme poverty. Tonight 900 million will go to bed hungry. Yet our world has never been richer.
Christian Aid believes that poverty can and must be ended. Listen to regular podcasts from the Communications Team at Christian Aid as we meet the people and see the work that is transforming the lives of poor people in more than 60 countries around the world.
To find out more, visit [www.christianaid.org.uk](http://www.christianaid.org.uk) or follow us on Twitter [@CA_global](http://twitter.com/CA_Global).
The [Naked Scientists flagship science show](http://www.thenakedscientists.com/HTML/podcasts/naked-scientists/).
We bring you a lighthearted look at the latest scientific breakthroughs, interviews with the world's top scientists, answers to your science questions and science experiments to try at home.
Author Tom Evans in conversation with Doug New about how what we do in one year nicely sets up what will unfold in the next.
For more on Tom's books, meditations and courses, visit http://www.tomevans.co
Author and psychic Elizabeth Joyce explains how we as humans are on the cusp of the next phase or evolution and awakening. This podcast concludes with a guided meditation so please don’t listen to the last 12 minutes if you are driving, operating machinery or flying a jumbo jet.
Small Business Oracle and podcaster, Judith Morgan, shares her wisdom and experience on how to build a business which changes your life.
For a magical year with Judith visit http://www.judithmorgan.com
Author, publisher, creative marketeer and coach, Liz Harwood, explains how to take off the chains that bind us and to become limitless in our thinking, doing and being.
For more see http://www.limitedtolimitless.co.uk/
Lee Milteer is an internationally known and celebrated entrepreneur, shaman, best selling author, award winning professional speaker, TV personality, and Intuitive Business Mentor. In this enlightening podcast, Lee talks her about her new book, Reclaim the Magic.
Find out more about Lee Milteer,...
On a flying visit to London, the singer-songwriter and actor (Once, The Commitments) talks with Paul Stokes about his latest solo album, busking, life choices, The Frames and more. (Picture Danny Clinch)
Si King and Dave Myers, aka The Hairy Bikers, present The Hairy Rock Show on Planet Rock!
Classic Rock and cooking collide in this seven-part series hosted by two of the UK's most popular cookery book writers.
Each week, the loveable hairy pair treat listeners to features like The Nosh Pit, where they create special recipes on the radio inspired by classic rock songs to get those taste-buds and eardrums tingling simultaneously (think Led Zeppelin’s Custard Pie, or Poundcake by Van Halen). You can even see the recipes on [planetrock.com](http://planetrock.com/) every Sunday so you can have a go yourself!
Si and Dave also invite you to get in touch with your cookery issues in their Sunday Roast Amnesty. Tell the lads about your problem and they will do their best to fix it! From rubbish roasts to soggy sprouts, whatever the cooking trauma, you'll have the chance to get first hand advice from the experts.
Check out the podcast now for the best bits of the show!
Get involved at [planetrock.com/thehairyrockshow](http://www.planetrock.com/thehairyrockshow)
Unlock your best self! Rich Roll -- ultra-athlete and author of the #1 bestsellers "Finding Ultra" & "The Plantpower Way" -- delves deep into all things wellness with some of the brightest and most forward thinking, paradigm busting minds in health, fitness, nutrition, creativity, entrepreneurship & spirituality -- including world-class athletes, doctors, nutritionists, authors, entrepreneurs, spiritualists & artists. Topics include: general health; food policy & politics; fitness; environmentalism and sustainable lifestyle practices; meditation, yoga, mindfulness and spirituality; vegan & plant-based nutrition; and more. Rich's goal is simple: to educate, inspire and empower YOU to discover, unlock & unleash your best, most authentic self.
Probably one of the greatest geniuses of the modern era, Michael Jackson has touched more lives with his music than most people can ever dream of. Unfortunately, his life came to an abrupt end six years ago. Yet, the legacy of his genius lives on. During the Consciousness Revolution Show, Harun...
Mindy Gibbins-Klein joins Karen on the Karen Kennaby Show. Mindy Gibbins-Klein is an International Speaker & REAL Thought Leadership Strategist
Gain tips & insights into how to become not only a thought leader but a thoughtful leader...
#Mindy Gibbins-Klein is founder and director of...
Theoretical physicist, Amit Goswami, explains why he has recently directed his focus and brilliance at the world of economics.
Learn too why you don't need a degree in quantum physics to take part in this new world.
To get his new book, Quantum Economics: Unleashing the Power of an Economics...
Sunita Pattani turns the tables on Tom Evans on his own podcast to talk about his new book, New Magic for a New Era : How to Live a Charmed Life
To get a copy and to get access to a free pack of mind calming meditations, visit http://www.tomevans.co
Mathematician and Emeritus Professor of Meterology Peter Lynch, like many other of our Bright Sparks, is driven by his fascination in discovering how things in the world work. In this short clip Peter Lynch talks to presenter Shane Bergin about Galileo, why he became a mathematician and why maths...
Businesses need to be Extraordinary in order to be successful. Businesses aiming to be good are setting themselves up for failure. Those who are aspiring to be extraordinary are disrupting the way teams perform, businesses operate and industries exist. In this interview with Harun Rabbani, author...