browser icon
You are using an insecure version of your web browser. Please update your browser!
Using an outdated browser makes your computer unsafe. For a safer, faster, more enjoyable user experience, please update your browser today or try a newer browser.

Hindi Podcasts

भारत में खाना और जाति

This podcast is about caste issues. Historically, in India, certain foods have carried specific meanings. Upper and lower castes had access to different foods, creating a hierarchy related to diet. Lower caste people have seemed dishonorable to the upper castes partly due to the variety of food they ate. While the meaning of food has … Continue reading »

Categories: Hindi Podcasts | Leave a comment

मान्सून और ख़राब क्यों हो रहा है?

This podcast is about the effect of climate change on the monsoon in the Indian subcontinent. The people in those countries have to endure a lot because this year, there was a lot more rain and monsoon. Scientists attribute the abnormal weather conditions to climate change, caused by people emitting carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. … Continue reading »

Categories: Hindi Podcasts | Leave a comment

कर्नाटिक संगीत में विषमता

In Carnatic music, there are inequalities that exists both among performers and those who make instruments. The most visible problem is the inequality among performers, as the majority of performers are men. These days, there are more women who also perform, but usually only as main artists and not as accompanists. The more unknown inequality exists … Continue reading »

Categories: Hindi Podcasts | Leave a comment

तय शुदा-शादियाँ, क्या हैं, और क्यों बकवास हैं

In India, arranged marriages are very common, but generally they are not very successful. In arranged marriages, the parents decide everything using caste, wealth, religion, and horoscope to make their decision. In my opinion, these things don’t matter. Only one thing is necessary, and that is love. From my experience, arranged marriages are not wise … Continue reading »

Categories: Hindi Podcasts | Leave a comment

भारत में काले-गोर का भेद भाव – Spandan Goel

This podcast talks about the state of colorism in India and its effects on the Bollywood entertainment industry, education, and employment in India. I begin with an explanation of how colorism traces back to British colonization, where the ideology of “fair being better than dark” was popularized. This idea has carried on into the Bollywood … Continue reading »

Categories: Hindi Podcasts | Leave a comment

पॉडकैस्ट: चावल का निर्यात प्रतिबंध

In my podcast, I talk about India’s recent ban on exporting rice. I discuss three motivating reasons for the ban — economics, word events, and climate change — and how the ban could affect other countries in Asia. I also focus on the effect on India’s farmers and the general population, many of whom are … Continue reading »

Categories: Hindi Podcasts | Leave a comment

भारत में ग़रीबी है

  My podcast is about poverty in India. It addresses the problem itself, some potential solutions, my opinion, and the opinion of others. Poverty in India is a widespread issue, and there are multiple existing methods to attempt to help it. However, these methods have not yet solved the problem. We must continue to find … Continue reading »

Categories: Hindi Podcasts | Leave a comment

अरेंज मैरिज पॉडकास्ट – Ayush G.

Marriage is very important for families. And most people in India do arranged marriage. Sometimes children feel pressure from their parents. It is different from America, but the culture of India is strong. Indians like it more because they meet similar families. People have different opinions, but the right answer is do what makes you … Continue reading »

Categories: Hindi Podcasts | Leave a comment

VOICES in GLOBAL HEALTH

Neha Vyas Title of Podcast: Understanding the Impact of Menstruation Stigma on India’s Women   English Description: My podcast explores the stigma surrounding menstruation in India, with a specific emphasis on understanding the impact of menstruation stigma on lower caste and rural women. Menstruation is often viewed with disgust in India and forces many women … Continue reading »

Categories: Hindi Podcasts, Intermediate Hindi 204 | Leave a comment

HINDI 204

Naveen Siva    Summary: What is the caste system? India’s caste system is one of the oldest forms of social division in the world. The caste system divides Hindus into four main categories – Brahmins, Kshatriyas, Vaishyas, and Shrudas. In this system, dalits are excluded. In this podcast, I talk about the reasons that the … Continue reading »

Categories: Hindi Podcasts, Intermediate Hindi 204 | Leave a comment