Tag: Culture

CulturallyOurs Celebrating Two Years Of CulturallyOurs

October 10, 2020

Celebrating Two Years

In this bonus episode Karthika Gupta celebrates two years of the CulturallyOurs podcast showcasing the successes and the lessons learnt.

CulturallyOurs Summer Solstice Traditions

June 23, 2020

Summer Solstice Traditions Around The World

Many traditions throughout time have celebrated the Solstices – Ancient Egypt, Aztecs of Mexico, Chinese, Native American. Western civilizations have celebrated this first day of summer often called Midsummer or St. John’s Day. It has been known as one of the most powerful days of the year for spiritual growth and healing.

Traditional Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony By CulturallyOurs

April 21, 2020

Traditional Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony

Exploring the traditional coffee ceremony and coffee culture in Ethiopia which is as much of a ritual as it is drinking coffee with neighbors and friends.

CulturallyOurs Traditions around Indian Festival of Holi

March 10, 2020

Indian Holi Festival Tradition

In this episode, Karthika explores the traditions of Holi which is an Indian festival of Spring. Known around the world as the festival of colors, Holi is played with water, gull (pink color) and even flowers. A tradition that is deep rooted in Indian mythology, Holi has a lot of cultural significance in India and is celebrated in several unique ways around the country.

CulturallyOurs Native American Dance Traditions And Culture

March 3, 2020

Native American Dance Tradition

Learn about the importance and significance of dance in Native American culture and what each of the different types of dance mean for the native people.

CulturallyOurs Djabugay Australian Aboriginal Culture Dance And Music

January 28, 2020

Australian Aboriginal Music And Dance

In this episode, Karthika explores the music and dance culture of the Djabugay people who are one of Australia’s Aboriginal people and the original inhabitants of mountains, gorges, lands and waters of the wet tropics of Queensland. They use dance and music in storytelling as a way to share their culture and heritage from generation to generation.

CulturallyOurs Season 04 Cultures And Traditions Around The World

January 7, 2020

Cultures And Traditions Around The World

Season 04 explores global cultures and traditions – some well known and others not so much – as a way to get further insight into the lifestyles of people and communities around the world.

CulturallyOurs Julie Pointer Adams On Wabi Sabi In Life

July 16, 2019

Julie Pointer Adams

In this episode, Karthika interviews Julie Pointer Adams, an author, visual creator, writer and art director from California. She the author of a book about Wabi-Sabi in entertaining which is about the Japanese concept of wabi-sabi that honors the beauty of natural imperfections and a life of chosen simplicity.

CulturallyOurs Bonus Season Ikigai Discussion And Ikigai Worksheet

May 14, 2019

Japanese Concept Of Ikigai Finding Your Life Purpose

In this bonus episode, Karthika shares details around the Japanese concept of Ikigai which is a tool and a worksheet that can be used to find one’s purpose in life – the reason for being.

CulturallyOurs Uppma Virdi Chai Walli Podcast Interview

April 9, 2019

Uppma Virdi

In this episode, Karthika talks with Uppma Vridi, the owner of Chai Walli from Melbourne Australia who owns an award winning chai business specializing in Ayurvedic Indian teas.