The Room of Lives

by Neel

I am Neel (abhranil.net), physics and neuroscience PhD (India/USA). I explore people's life stories and visions. We cover many topics, but frequent interests are science, spirituality and mind. 

Podcast episodes

  • 53 · Computational Neuroscientist · Language, Truth & Technology

    53 · Computational Neuroscientist · Language, Truth & Technology

    'Growing up prioritizing rationality, I had come to believe that any truth worth acquiring could be written down. Then on a psychedelic trip I realized that truth isn't obligated to be represented in words. Words are only for the ...

    37:08
  • 52.5 · Tantra Teacher · Guru of the Broken People

    52.5 · Tantra Teacher · Guru of the Broken People

    'Everyone has their story. My story is that I feel like I have to earn love. As a kid, it was by being good at school. As a tantra teacher, it is by helping people.'We discuss our experiences in a tantra workshop of broken people ...

    30:13
  • 52.4 · Tantra Teacher · Knowing & Unknowing

    52.4 · Tantra Teacher · Knowing & Unknowing

    'There are five divine acts: creation, maintenance, dissolution, remembering and forgetting. If you lived in a world where you knew every outcome, it would be very boring. So at some point God presses a button to forget.'When we f...

    40:45
  • 52.3 · Tantra Teacher · Realms of Time

    52.3 · Tantra Teacher · Realms of Time

    ‘I accidentally took a lot of LSD, and on the outside, unknown to me, I was crashing into people in a tantric orgy. But on the inside, I was stuck in the eternal now.‘I’ve experienced that as I die and the brain shuts down, time e...

    21:52
  • 52.2 · Tantra Teacher · Attachment

    52.2 · Tantra Teacher · Attachment

    ‘I’ve been doing intermittent fasting, but I’d be ravenous for my one daily meal. Now as I started this new practice, my hunger completely died. It’s still satisfying to eat tasty food, but I can go for multiple days without hunge...

    56:30