My name is Jay Shetty, and my purpose is to make wisdom go viral. Im fortunate to have fascinating conversations with the most insightful people in the world, and on my podcast, Im sharing those conversation with you. New episodes Mondays and Fridays. Listen anywhere you get your podcasts, and please rate and review the podcast if you enjoy it. Live life today ON PURPOSE.
Humble The Poet ON: Quitting His Job to Become an Artist15/04/2019 Duration: 01h18min
It’s so easy in the world that we live in where everyone sees quotes on Instagram, motivational sayings everywhere, to think you’re deep...without being deep.So today we’re going to do some unlearning with our wordsmith of a guest - Humble the Poet.We talk about becoming conscious of and taking ownership over your unconscious biases, unlearning old habits and ideas that may no longer serve you, and how to not only survive but thrive.
7 Things to Do This Weekend to Boost Your Mental Health12/04/2019 Duration: 25min
You don’t have to be struggling with anxiety, or stress, or pressure to focus on boosting your mental health.So if your mind is telling you right now, “I don’t need to hear this, I feel great.” Then please give this episode a listen.Just like you don’t need a physical challenge to go to the gym, you don’t need a mental challenge to go to the mind gym.
Chelsea Handler: ON How Therapy Changed Her Life08/04/2019 Duration: 42min
If you’re on the fence about whether or not you can learn anything from therapy you’ll be interested to hear Chelsea open up about how it completely changed her life.She gets candid about losing her brother at such a young age and how she’s using tools she learned in therapy to cope with it now. Her vulnerability in this episode is inspiring for anyone who has had to deal with loss in their life. Just remember, I AM. Identification, Awareness, Modification.
4 Types of Negative People & 3 Ways to Deal With Them05/04/2019 Duration: 25min
We all have friends that we love but are absolutely draining to talk to. Every time they call you, you know exactly what you’re in for. No matter how hard we try to optimize for the optimistic, negative people will always be a part of each of our lives and that’s okay. In this episode, we take a look at the 4 different types of negative people and 3 ways to proactively deal with them.
Rob Dyrdek: ON Dropping Out of School and Becoming an Entrepreneur01/04/2019 Duration: 01h20min
You may know Rob as a former pro skateboarder and the host of MTV’s Ridiculousness, but this conversation is going to show you inside his mind.He’s an incredible strategist, such a planner, someone who is so meticulous - something you don’t see in his persona in his shows.You’re going to see a completely different side of the one and only Rob Dyrdek.
Can You Be Friends with Your Ex? 3 Things to Think About Before You Do29/03/2019 Duration: 25min
When it comes to relationship questions this is probably the toughest one - can you be friends with your ex?Is it the right decision? Well, it’s complicated.Today’s episode I’m going to share with your some of the studies, insights, and thoughts that are going to help you decide for yourself.
Gisele Bundchen: ON Being Kinder To Yourself25/03/2019 Duration: 24min
Gisele’s wisdom goes deep - from reading the Bhagavad Gita between breaks on the runway to falling in love with discipline in her childhood, you’ll be able to tell immediately there’s much more to her than just being one of the world’s most famous supermodels.
3 Reasons Why Compatibility Is More Important Than Chemistry22/03/2019 Duration: 25min
How do you know when you’ve found the one or if you’re even compatible with someone?Whether you’re messaging someone on a dating app, dating someone right now, or you’ve been with someone for a while, knowing why compatibility is important is key.Today we’ll look at 3 reasons why compatibility is more important than chemistry and how you can apply this knowledge to your next relationship or strengthen your current one.
David Goggins: ON Dealing With Childhood Traumas18/03/2019 Duration: 01h08min
Prepare yourself, today we deliberately get uncomfortable and talk about pain.David fearlessly shares his past with us, how he’s overcome past childhood traumas and why he pushes himself so hard to show what’s possible.This conversation will move you and hopefully help give you the tools to dive deeper in yourself and really question why you feel the way you do about being uncomfortable.
3 Myths About Manifesting Your Dream Job and 3 Ways to Start Doing It Right15/03/2019 Duration: 29min
There’s a lot of misinformation around the concept of manifestation, so today we’re going to dispel some myths.We’ll talk about the importance of intention, why the best intentions are meaningless without action, and a framework you can use to start manifesting your ideal job today.Enjoy!
Daniella Monet: ON Body Image, Eating Disorders and Self Love11/03/2019 Duration: 55min
Daniella’s candor in this episode is amazing.She opens up about her personal struggles with family, body image, finding purpose, learning to love herself, and shows us how she’s been able to use the negative experiences in her life to inspire people around the world.We discuss why it’s the day to day grind, and work put into personal relationships that sets us up for success, rather than the social media milestones.
8 Reasons Why People Cheat and 3 Things To Do About It08/03/2019 Duration: 25min
All of us know someone who has had the unfortunate experience of being cheated on, maybe it’s even happened to you.Whether cheating has happened to you in the past or are just looking to strengthen your current relationship, this episode is for you.We take a look at the science and statistics behind why people cheat and proactive steps to avoid future cheaters as well as help mend the burns from old flames.
Lilly Singh: ON Why She Took A Break From YouTube04/03/2019 Duration: 01h15min
Being a YouTube creator can be difficult for anyone, but Lilly Singh really is superwoman.Despite the success, things haven’t always been easy for Lilly. She opens up about everything: how it feels when being called a role model, her relationships both personal and professional, even her struggles with depression and defining what success looks like in her life.Today’s conversation is a deep dive into what drives her to keep creating at such a prolific level and why she’s determined to keep using her influence for positive social change.
3 Reasons I Became a Monk for 3 Years01/03/2019 Duration: 27min
In today’s episode I share what led me to becoming a monk and most importantly why I did it, so that it might help you become more clear on your decision making.I’d like to share with you the thought process I learned from my mentors that will help guide you through making the biggest decisions of your life.Are you planting seeds or weeds?
Mike Posner: ON How Fame Ruined His Life25/02/2019 Duration: 01h24min
Mike Posner is the musician behind the hit songs I Took A Pill In Ibiza and Cooler Than Me. But behind the flashing lights and sold-out shows lies a very unique mind, one that has learned to deal with fame and fortune and most recently—the loss of his father. On today’s episode, Mike shares his insights on how to deal with loss, why moments of epiphany must be processed, and what the difference between the mind and intelligence is. Mike even turns the table on Jay—and asks him many profound questions about his own experience unpacking mindfulness. Tune in to this episode to catch a glimpse of the mechanics behind this singer-songwriter’s brain.
3 Lessons I Learned From My Ex22/02/2019 Duration: 27min
Breakups are hard there’s no doubt about that, but sometimes break-ups lead to break-throughs. Don’t worry, it’s normal to have feelings of bitterness, blame, or even have a breakdown. You are not alone.We cover a lot in today’s episode so whether you’re looking to strengthen your current relationship or need a little help getting through a past one you’re not going to want to miss this.
Novak Djokovic: ON One of the Greatest Comebacks in History18/02/2019 Duration: 59min
Most people, even non-sports fans are inspired by world class athletes like Novak… but why?To be world class at anything it takes more than natural skill, it takes physical, personal, spiritual development and a healthy relationship with one’s own ego to begin a fulfilling journey to greatness - something we are all capable of, given we know how to use the appropriate tools.In today’s conversation, Novak shares everything.He even takes us back to his childhood where he remembers confiding to his tennis coach instead of his own parents about the growing pains of being a young man.
Russell Brand: ON How He Nearly Ruined His Career15/02/2019 Duration: 43min
You may think you know Russell Brand - the actor, the comedian, ect... but that’s only a small part of who he truly is.Prepare yourself, today’s conversation gets intimate.Russell opens up about his struggles with addiction, his experience chasing fame, money, sex, and why that’s not something people should aspire to. He shares what has enlightened and led him to a life of sobriety for over 14 years now and the role mentors and spirituality has played in getting him there.He even shares some surprising wisdom from a mutual friend of Puff Daddy, comparing the challenges of life to levels in a video game.
Jay Shetty Interviews His Wife for the First Time14/02/2019 Duration: 01h33min
On the first episode of On Purpose, I have an extremely special guest for you.For the first time ever, and on Valentine’s Day, I’m interviewing my wife, Radhi Shetty.We discuss health, happiness, and the components of a successful relationship. Radhi is a plant-based dietitian, recipe developer, and Ayurvedic medicine enthusiast.Enjoy episode one, and live your life today on purpose.You can follow Jay's wife on Instagram @veggieveganveda