Sep 9, 2021
EP 106 - Sadhguru
On the Pretty Intense podcast today is Sadhguru who is a pretty intensely spiritual man. Sadhguru is a renowned speaker, a best-selling author, and founder of the Isha Foundation, whose mission is to raise human consciousness through individual transformation, focusing on human empowerment and social revitalization. For any of you out there doing some spiritual diving, you no doubt have come across Sadhguru. This was a true honor to speak to him. His wisdom is wide and deep, and he’s also very playful and fun. He has a real true understanding of the human experience, and how to essentially escape karma. This is what we talked about most. How memory affects us, and ways to make peace with it. Leaving that bag of Karma behind, to allow ourselves a more joyful life. Make sure to grab his new book " Karma - A Yogi's guide to crafting your destiny.”
Sadhguru is a yogi, mystic and visionary. Named one of India’s 50 most influential people, Sadhguru’s work has touched the lives of millions worldwide through his transformational programs. Sadhguru has a unique ability to make the ancient yogic sciences relevant to contemporary minds. His approach does not ascribe to any belief system, but offers methods for self-transformation that are both proven and powerful. An internationally renowned speaker and author of the New York Times Bestsellers Inner Engineering, A Yogi’s Guide to Joy, and Karma, A Yogi’s Guide to Crafting Your Destiny, Sadhguru has been an influential voice at major global forums including the United Nations and the World Economic Forum, addressing issues as diverse as socioeconomic development, leadership and spirituality. He has also been invited to speak at leading educational institutions, including Oxford, London Business School, IMD, Stanford, Harvard, Yale, Wharton and MIT. In February 2017, Sadhguru was the recipient of the Padma Vibhushan Award by the Government of India, the highest annual civilian award, accorded for exceptional and distinguished service. Dedicated to the physical, mental and spiritual wellbeing of humanity and gifted with utter clarity of perception, Sadhguru possesses a perspective on life that never fails to intrigue, challenge and surprise all those he encounters.