Deep, Down & Desi: Brown Girls Do It Too

BBC Asian Network

Baffled by banking, intrigued by interest rates and worried about cash? Come on in because so are we!

33:23 | Dec 12th, 2019

Raul considers the paradox of being an atheist Hindu, but the truth is hard to digest. Raul has always loved the old stories of Hinduism – the monkey gods, elephant heads, and frolicking milkmaids –...Show More

33:25 | Dec 12th, 2019

Raul attempts to justify his diet – but will the Pandit have beef with the way he eats? In this episode, Raul weighs up the needs of the planet, the advice of the Hindu scriptures and the demands of ...Show More
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31:05 | Dec 12th, 2019

Millennia before the West started reassessing the concept of gender, India had the Hijra. When researching for this podcast, Raul was surprised to discover that, in Hinduism, gender non-conformity is...Show More

33:29 | Dec 12th, 2019

What’s the role of marijuana in Hinduism? Raul takes it upon himself to find out. When Raul was 19 years old, he received a surprising call from his mother. It was Maha Shivratri, she said, and offi...Show More

35:25 | Dec 12th, 2019

Raul Kohli discovers that he owes the universe the debt of his body. No pressure then. When it comes to the birds and the bees, Raul was arranged a marriage before he was arranged a sex education le...Show More
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