What we're about

Empower your creativity by exploring greatest ideas of all time. You are cordially invited to join us in multi-disciplinary conversations on the greatest ideas of all time raised by thinkers from every field of human endeavor: philosophy, science, engineering, entrepreneurship, art, history and so on.

Join 52 Living Ideas Discord: https://discord.gg/JjaGPWg

A Meetup Every Day, Every Week, For Everyone!

Every Weekday at 9pm ET; On Weekends at 2:30pm ET

Weekly Schedule:

Favorite Books Mondays

Jordan Peterson Tuesdays

Life in Coronavirus Age Wednesdays

Psychology & Philosophy Thursdays

Self Improvement Fridays

Stoic Saturdays

52 Living Ideas Sundays

See particular topics for a day on the Discord #meetup-schedule

To Join visit: https://discord.gg/JjaGPWg

either on your phone or computer. You will need to install the Discord app, which is quick and easy. With the app you will be able to listen On your phone or computer not only this Meetup but ALL our Daily Meetups on your phone or computer. You will also be able to discuss the ideas before, during and after the Meetup with speakers and other participants on chat channels for each Meetup.

If you have enjoyed attending our Meetups, here is your chance to share them with your likeminded friends and acquaintances no matter where they are. The world hunkered down to protect our bodies could use some uplifting of minds and spirits. The world needs conversation on great ideas more than ever today and your friends will thank you for it. Just send them this link: https://discord.gg/JjaGPWg

We will be joined online by 30 to 80 members of various Meetup groups and our active Discord group.

[90% of people have found Discord easy to use and intuitive. See below detailed instruction should you run into any difficulty.

Instructions for joining the conference:

Here is how to get set up BEFORE the meeting:

1. Go to https://discord.gg/JjaGPWg either on your phone or computer.

2. Download and install the Discord app, which is quick and free.

3. Set up your account using your email address. You will need to confirm your email address by clicking on a link in the email you will receive.

4. Log into DISCORD 10 minutes before the meeting time if possible. It is also fine to join later as well

5. Click on “52 living ideas” icon on left and look for “*** VOICE Meetup” channel under . Click on that, and see participants listed below.

6. Look to lower left of screen, and see your icon plus microphone, earphones and account settings.

7. Make sure earphones are not crossed out to listen. Please mute your mike (by crossing it out) when you are not speaking to avoid background noise and echoes. Unmute to speak.

8. I strongly recommend setting yourself up to use Discord in advance. Tech help will be provided by @Shrikant in Discord. If you have trouble you can message Shrikant on Meetup.

Upcoming events (4+)

Polymath or Renaissance Person or Comprehensivist Wednesdays

Welcome to the series "Polymath Wednesdays" or “ Comprehensivist Wednesdays”. Transdisciplinarity, Renaissance humanism, homo universalis, and Polymathy are some of the ways of describing this approach which Buckminster Fuller called Comprehensivity and described as “macro-comprehensive and micro-incisive”.

Please Join here to See the calendar and details of all events https://www.meetup.com/52LivingIdeas/events/calendar/
A Meetup Every Day, Every Week, For Everyone!

Please Join here to See the calendar and details of all events https://www.meetup.com/52LivingIdeas/events/calendar/
A Meetup Every Day, Every Week, For Everyone!

Traditional Socrates Cafe: Your choice of topic [Host: Garrett]

Format: Brainstorm topics as a group (15 mins), small group discussions (45 mins), and back to the big group to discuss our takeaways (30 mins).

Description:
We will brainstorm topics to discuss at the start of the event, vote on said topics to decide which topic(s) are the most popular, and discuss those topics.

A little about our hosts:

Garrett is a CS major turned software inventor turned entrepreneur (PlateRate.com is his company). His hobby is writing and discussing practical philosophy, and he does life coaching on request to help people live happy, moral lives. He is also the executive director of The Free Thinker Institute

Dr Krishnesh Mehta is the founder of BrainOtkarsh: Body mind spirit lab (https://www.meetup.com/brainotkarsh-body-mind-spirit-lab). He is a science and spirituality expert, a TEDx speaker, and a yoga expert.
His TEDx link:
https://youtu.be/yFzHzF9y7vM

Himanshu Bharadwaj is a product designer (​​https://www.joyful.design/) and a meditation teacher. Himanshu combines the ancient science of yoga with the ways of modern life, using a very practical approach.

We publish our event recordings on our youtube channel to offer our help to anyone who would like it that can’t attend the meeting, so we need to give this clause. If you don’t want to be recorded, just remain on mute and keep video off. Here’s our legal notice that our lawyers make us include: For valuable consideration received, by joining this event I hereby grant PlateRate and its legal representatives and assigns, the irrevocable and unrestricted right to use and publish any and all Zoom recordings for trade, advertising and any other commercial purpose, and to alter the same without any restriction. I hereby release PlateRate and its legal representatives and assigns from all claims and liability related to said video recordings.

Polymath or Renaissance Person or Comprehensivist Wednesdays

Welcome to the series "Polymath Wednesdays" or “ Comprehensivist Wednesdays”. Transdisciplinarity, Renaissance humanism, homo universalis, and Polymathy are some of the ways of describing this approach which Buckminster Fuller called Comprehensivity and described as “macro-comprehensive and micro-incisive”.

Please Join here to See the calendar and details of all events https://www.meetup.com/52LivingIdeas/events/calendar/
A Meetup Every Day, Every Week, For Everyone!

Please Join here to See the calendar and details of all events https://www.meetup.com/52LivingIdeas/events/calendar/
A Meetup Every Day, Every Week, For Everyone!

Polymath or Renaissance Person or Comprehensivist Wednesdays

Welcome to the series "Polymath Wednesdays" or “ Comprehensivist Wednesdays”. Transdisciplinarity, Renaissance humanism, homo universalis, and Polymathy are some of the ways of describing this approach which Buckminster Fuller called Comprehensivity and described as “macro-comprehensive and micro-incisive”.

Please Join here to See the calendar and details of all events https://www.meetup.com/52LivingIdeas/events/calendar/
A Meetup Every Day, Every Week, For Everyone!

Please Join here to See the calendar and details of all events https://www.meetup.com/52LivingIdeas/events/calendar/
A Meetup Every Day, Every Week, For Everyone!

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