Stoic Spirituality

by Jagan Rangarajan

Greetings and a warm welcome to the Stoic Spirituality Channel! My name is Jagan, and I'm a lifelong student of the human experience, eager to share the wisdom I've gained over the years. It is my sincerest hope that you find my content enjoyable and enlightening.

I aim to explore the many books I've devoured, both past and present, to offer insights and practical advice for all. Books are an invaluable source of knowl ... 

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Podcast episodes

  • What Are the Four Key Principles of Grand Strategy for Mastering Forethought? Episode C: Zooming Out and Looking At the Big Picture

    What Are the Four Key Principles of Grand Strategy for Mastering Forethought? Episode C: Zooming Out and Looking At the Big Picture

    What are the essential principles of grand strategy needed to become a master of forethought? Why is it important for a grand strategist to be perceived as cold and detached? How can the tendency to become drunk on victory be detrimental to a grand strategist's success? Why is flexibility considered the greatest strength in achieving long-term strategic goals? In this episode, we will explore the four fundamental principles of grand strategy that are crucial for mastering the art of forethought. We will discuss why it is important for grand strategists to be seen as cold and detached, and the potential pitfalls of becoming overly celebratory after a victory.. Hope you enjoy and if you like my content, drop me a follow and find me on Instagram @stoicspirituality, Tiktok @stoicspirituality, and Youtube @stoicspirituality Find my other podcast episodes and platforms here: https://rss.com/podcasts/stoicspirituality/ If you would like one-on-one mindset coaching, schedule a sample session with me: https://calendly.com/stoicspiritualitylifecoaching/sample-session?month=2023-04

  • What Truly Defines Your Identity and Shapes Your Reality? Episode IC: Using the Bhagavad Gita and Spirituality to Shape Your Identity

    What Truly Defines Your Identity and Shapes Your Reality? Episode IC: Using the Bhagavad Gita and Spirituality to Shape Your Identity

    Have you ever wondered who you really are and what defines your true self? How can being aware of your thoughts and current struggles shape your reality? What is the concept of reincarnation as discussed in the Bhagavad Gita? Why is it important to maintain calmness under both pleasure and pain? In this episode, we will delve deep into the profound questions of identity and self-awareness. We'll explore what truly defines a person and how being conscious of our thoughts and struggles can significantly shape our reality. Hope you enjoy and if you like my content, drop me a follow and find me on Instagram @stoicspirituality, Tiktok @stoicspirituality, and Youtube @stoicspirituality Find my other podcast episodes and platforms here: https://rss.com/podcasts/stoicspirituality/ If you would like one-on-one mindset coaching, schedule a sample session with me: https://calendly.com/stoicspiritualitylifecoaching/sample-session?month=2023-04

  • Why is Grand Strategy Essential for Success? Episode XCVIII: Zooming out and Looking at the View from Above

    Why is Grand Strategy Essential for Success? Episode XCVIII: Zooming out and Looking at the View from Above

    What defines the concept of grand strategy and its significance? How does adopting a bird's-eye view contribute to effective decision-making and long-term planning? What stoic principles are integral for cultivating a strategic, higher perspective? In this episode, we delve into the multifaceted concept of grand strategy and its pivotal role in achieving success in various endeavors. We will discuss the importance of transcending immediate concerns to adopt a strategic perspective that encompasses broader objectives and considerations. Through the lens of stoic philosophy, we will explore the principles necessary for cultivating resilience, wisdom, and clarity in navigating complex situations. Hope you enjoy and if you like my content, drop me a follow and find me on Instagram @stoicspirituality, Tiktok @stoicspirituality, and Youtube @stoicspirituality Find my other podcast episodes and platforms here: https://rss.com/podcasts/stoicspirituality/ If you would like one-on-one mindset coaching, schedule a sample session with me: https://calendly.com/stoicspiritualitylifecoaching/sample-session?month=2023-04

  • Why is Perspective Beyond Self Essential for Understanding the World? Episode XCVII: Widening our View and Exploring the Web of the World

    Why is Perspective Beyond Self Essential for Understanding the World? Episode XCVII: Widening our View and Exploring the Web of the World

    Why is it crucial to broaden our perspective beyond ourselves when tackling problems and events? How does shifting focus from self-centeredness to the interconnected web of relationships enrich our understanding of the world? In this episode, we delve into the significance of adopting a perspective that extends beyond our individual selves. We will explore the profound impact of widening our view to encompass the broader context of relationships and connections in understanding the world's complexities. Hope you enjoy and if you like my content, drop me a follow and find me on Instagram @stoicspirituality, Tiktok @stoicspirituality, and Youtube @stoicspirituality Find my other podcast episodes and platforms here: https://rss.com/podcasts/stoicspirituality/ If you would like one-on-one mindset coaching, schedule a sample session with me: https://calendly.com/stoicspiritualitylifecoaching/sample-session?month=2023-04

  • Why is Saying 'No' More Important Than Saying 'Yes'? Episode IVC: Exploring the Power of Boundaries and Self-Transcendence

    Why is Saying 'No' More Important Than Saying 'Yes'? Episode IVC: Exploring the Power of Boundaries and Self-Transcendence

    In this episode, we delve into the profound wisdom behind the power of saying 'no' and establishing boundaries. Together, we explore the intricate dynamics of setting up personal limits with friends and family, unraveling the significance of these boundaries in our journey of self-rule and transcendence. We discuss practical strategies to navigate the complexities of boundary-setting, shedding light on the transformative impact it can have on our personal growth. Join us on this enlightening exploration of the delicate balance between saying 'no' and embracing the transformative power of self-transcendence. Hope you enjoy and if you like my content, drop me a follow and find me on Instagram @stoicspirituality, Tiktok @stoicspirituality, and Youtube @stoicspirituality Find my other podcast episodes and platforms here: https://rss.com/podcasts/stoicspirituality/ If you would like one-on-one mindset coaching, schedule a sample session with me: https://calendly.com/stoicspiritualitylifecoaching/sample-session?month=2023-04