Becoming Modern: Healthcare and History in India

Suno India

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Dec 20, 2022

Ayurveda and Orientalism

This is the sixth episode of the podcast "Becoming Modern: Healthcare and History in India". We focus on a highly familiar but misunderstood topic - the history of Ayurveda - and explore why despite the wonderf...

33 mins

Dec 09, 2022

Histories of Historians

This is the fifth episode of the podcast "Becoming Modern: Healthcare and History in India". We discuss a basic question here: how do people become historians? History is certainly not among the subjects that c...

32 mins

Nov 23, 2022

Minimum Government Maximum Government

This is the fourth episode of the podcast "Becoming Modern: Healthcare and History in India". We talk about the idea that governments can and should work towards improving public health and providing healthcare...

44 mins

Oct 21, 2022

Beyond the Great Doctors - 2

This is the third episode of the podcast "Becoming Modern: Healthcare and History in India". The primary theme pertains to the challenges, in historical research, of finding and incorporating the voices of the...

36 mins

Sep 21, 2022

Beyond the Great Doctors - 1

This is the second episode of 'Becoming Modern: Healthcare and History in India'. We talk about one of the central challenges of writing any kind of history: how to find and incorporate the voices of the oppres...

24 mins

Aug 30, 2022

History and Historians

In this introductory episode of 'Becoming Modern: Healthcare and History in India', host Kiran Kumbhar talks with Suno India co-founder Padma Priya about how the podcast was created and the ideas that went into...

31 mins