Month: August 2019

FEAR | Prince Saroj Kumar | TEDxHillPatna

The talk is about how our thought process affects our mind. And how the surrounding plays a critical role in developing a negative or positive mindset. He is mainly working with students, parents and teachers on the topic of mental…

RANAPA DANCE (Performance) | Swayam Prabha | TEDxHillPatna

Ranapa is an traditional folk dance of Ganjam,Odisha. Ranapa literally means “war on stilt” and the dance is prevalent among the cowherd community of the region.The young village-dancers standing on the stilts dance with a lot ease to the tune…

ODISSI DANCE (Performance) | Shekhar Suman Majhi | TEDxHillPatna

Mangala Charan in Odissi dance is performed to mark the beginning, by seeking blessings from the almighty. Odissi is the classical dance that is originated in the Hindu temples of Odisha which represents Odisha indeed. He is a young aspiring…

Redefining our Basic Instinct | Srinjana Sriram | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Our basic instinct is caused by our Schema. This talk discusses the basic instincts of humanity and reveals how this controls or is controlled by the personalities of individuals My name is Srinjana Sriram and I am an NPSi student.…

If you thought politics is a circus, think again | Māra Pāvula | TEDxRiga

Would you say that sometimes political processes can become… a circus? Consider this the next time you want to use this metaphor — in reality, the circus is a tight-knit community of hardworking individuals with a deep trust in one…

Fear | Shruti Pathak | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Fear is a powerful powerful emotion. Shruti Pathak discusses the neurological mechanism behind this emotion and how we can control our mind-controlling fears. I’m a 16 year old student who likes to draw, watch shows, and sleep in my free…

We’re Afraid North Korea Did Nothing Today | Krithik Rock | TEDxNPSISSingapore

North Korea has many rumors surrounding it. Krithik Rock addresses these rumors and discusses their roots. Krithik Medwin Rock is a seventeen-year-old student at NPSi who is probably just excessively pretentious and eloquent besides heavily-opinionated. Possessing an ardent affinity for…

Cryonics | Rishi Agrawal | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Here Rishi Agrawal takes a unique approach to the topic talking about the possibility of the literal revival of humanity in the future through the use of cryogenics. Rishi Agrawal is currently studying IB at NPS international school. He intends…

Keynote Speech | Sonal Kapoor | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Sonal Kapoor talks about the importance of societal unity. Being the founder of the Charity Organisation Protsahan, she explains how even the smallest actions can improve the lives of others dramatically. Sonal Kapoor is the Founder Director at Protsahan India…

Empathy in the 21st Century | Priyankar Kandarpa | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Empathy, it can tie societies together into one big family, however the lack of it can cause the most extreme conflicts. Priyankar Kandarpa talks about this powerful force and how it can revive humanity and restore its true nature. Priyankar…

I Am Because We Are | Ayushi Lahiry | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Humans are social creatures as suggested by the concept of Ubuntu. This talk dives into the true meaning of this, exploring multiples themes such as sharing and happiness. Ayushi Lahiry is a high school student with a passion for just…

Does Freedom Of Speech Give Us The Right To Offend? | Trisha Unnikrishnan | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Freedom Of Speech and Offense, how often do they exist hand-in-hand? Trisha Unnikrishnan tackles this question through this speech, delving into the differences between speaking up against a person and speaking up against a belief. I’m a 16 year old…

Auckland Clip 4: On Cain and Abel

My wife, Tammy, and I toured Australia and New Zealand in February. I was lecturing about the topics covered in my book, 12 Rules for Life (and also Maps of Meaning, my first book). I had a number of the…

Tether Plans to Mint Digital Yuan and Commodity Coins, Says Bitfinex Shareholder

Tether Holdings, the firm that issues tether (USDT), has plans to launch an offshore Chinese yuan stablecoin called CNHT. Tether’s digital dollar presence within the crypto economy has been massive in recent months, seeing significant demand from China. Bitfinex shareholder…