35 Best Wisdom Podcasts
Here are 35 Best Wisdom Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
1. On Purpose with Jay Shetty
Los Angeles, CA
My name is Jay Shetty, and my purpose is to make wisdom go viral. I'm fortunate to have fascinating conversations with the most insightful people in the world, and on my podcast, I'm sharing those conversation with you.
Play⋅ 11.1M⋅ 727⋅ 5.5M ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 62 min Get Email Contact More
2. Heart Wisdom Podcast with Jack Kornfield
The Jack Kornfield Heart Wisdom hour celebrates Jack's ability to mash up his long established Buddhist practices with many other mystical traditions, revealing the poignancy of life's predicaments and the path to finding freedom from self-interest, self-judgment and unhappiness.
Also in Buddhist Podcasts
Play⋅ 216.2K⋅ 163.5K⋅ 103.8K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 55 min ⋅ May 2010 Get Email Contact More
3. Making Sense with Sam Harris
Join neuroscientist, philosopher, and best-selling author Sam Harris, as he explores some of the most pressing and controversial questions of our time.
Also in Philosophy Podcasts, Controversy Podcasts
Play⋅ 537.8K⋅ 1.6M⋅ 154.1K ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 62 min ⋅ Sep 2013 Get Email Contact More
4. Aubrey Marcus Podcast
Austin, Texas, US
Founder of Onnit and modern philosopher, Aubrey Marcus asks the important questions: How do we find our purpose, wake up to who we truly are, have a few more laughs, and human being a little better?
Play⋅ 244.2K⋅ 100.4K⋅ 408.9K ⋅2 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 128 min ⋅ Aug 2012 Get Email Contact More
5. The Wisdom Podcast
Somerville, Massachusetts, US
The Wisdom Podcast is a Buddhist podcast that features interviews with leading thinkers from the Buddhist world. Each episode takes you on a fascinating exploration of Buddhism and meditation as our guests share stories and discuss life-changing practices, timeless philosophies, and new ways to think and live. This website will help you find and engage with the teachers, teachings, and practices for developing a deeper, wiser relationship with your mind, your life, and the world.
Play⋅ 73.4K⋅ 18.7K⋅ 5K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 71 min ⋅ Sep 2015 Get Email Contact More
6. Akimbo: A Podcast from Seth Godin
Akimbo is an ancient word, from the bend in the river or the bend in an archer's bow. It's become a symbol for strength, a posture of possibility, the idea that when we stand tall, arms bent, looking right at it, we can make a difference. Akimbo's a podcast about our culture and about how we can change it. About seeing what's happening and choosing to do something. The culture is real, but it can be changed. You can bend it.
Play⋅ 526.2K⋅ 785.3K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 26 min Get Email Contact More
7. OPTIMIZE with Brian Johnson | More Wisdom in Less Time
OPTIMIZE with Brian Johnson features the best Big Ideas from the best optimal living books. More wisdom in less time to help you live your greatest life.
Play⋅ 100.2K⋅ 17.3K ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 4 min Get Email Contact More
8. The Jordan Harbinger Show
Selected by Apple as a 'Best of 2018' Podcast. Join Jordan Harbinger with Jason DeFillippo as we get deep into the untapped wisdom of the world's top performers from intelligence operatives to legendary musicians, iconoclastic writers to visionary changemakers. We deconstruct the playbooks of the most successful people on earth and learn new strategies, perspectives and insights you can't find anywhere else. Then, take these practical insights into your own life and live what you listen.
Play⋅ 3.3K⋅ 24.6K⋅ 670K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 77 min ⋅ Feb 2018 Get Email Contact More
9. Hidden Brain
Washington, District of Columbia, US
The Hidden Brain helps curious people understand the world and themselves. Using science and storytelling, Hidden Brain's host Shankar Vedantam reveals the unconscious patterns that drive human behavior, the biases that shape our choices, and the triggers that direct the course of our relationships.
Also in Science Podcasts
Play⋅ 66.4K⋅ 141.9K⋅ 16.9K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 51 min ⋅ Aug 2015 Get Email Contact More
10. Bodhi Light Tales
Weekly tales of wisdom for mindful people on the go
Play⋅ 1.1K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 11 min Get Email Contact More
11. Ancient Wisdom Today
Stories have the power to change the world. Shaman Durek is a third generation shaman, an evolutionary innovator, and a women's empowerment leader. He's here to bring forth the ancient wisdom of our elders to help heal and bring happiness into our modern society. We're sharing ancient knowledge in modern times, in order to put the power back in people's hands.
Also in Shamanism Podcasts
Play⋅ 44.7K⋅ 14.5K ⋅14 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 72 min Get Email Contact More
12. Crazy Wisdom
San Francisco, California, US
Have you found yourself experiencing a lot of stress recently? Do you want to be more creative? Stewart Alsop interviews successful creatives to find out how they work with and manage the stress that is inherent in creative work. He investigates the questions: 'What is the connection between stress and creativity?'
Also in Stress Podcasts
Play⋅ 4.2K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 62 min Get Email Contact More
13. Modern Wisdom
Newcastle Upon Tyne, England, UK
Modern Wisdom is a podcast to learn to understand yourself and the world around you.
Play⋅ 117.7K ⋅3 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 90 min ⋅ Feb 2018 Get Email Contact More
14. The Knowledge Project with Shane Parrish
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
The Knowledge Project takes you inside the heads of remarkable people to explore the frameworks and mental models you can use to make life more meaningful and productive.
Also in Education Podcasts
Play⋅ 71.5K⋅ 173.6K⋅ 18.3K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 87 min ⋅ Apr 2015 Get Email Contact More
15. On Wisdom
On Wisdom features a social-cognitive scientist in Toronto and an educator in London discussing the latest empirical science regarding the nature of wisdom.
Play⋅ 369⋅ 19 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 43 min Get Email Contact More
16. The Astral Hustle | CORY ALLEN
Find out how to live better, with less suffering, and more wonder. Join cory allen author, meditation teacher, and audio engineer as he asks leading experts in mindfulness, neuroscience, and philosophy to share their wisdom.
Play⋅ 28.1K⋅ 5.8K⋅ 321.9K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 20 min Get Email Contact More
17. Dharma Talks | The Village Zendo
New York City, New York, US
The Village Zendo is a Zen Buddhist community in the heart of downtown New York City. Our mission is to provide a way for realizing a life of awareness, wisdom and compassion. This podcast is brought to you by The Village Zendo, which contains Zen dharma talks by Abbot Roshi Enkyo O'Hara, fully-empowered teachers (Sensei) and teachers in training (Hoshi).
Also in Zen Podcasts
Play⋅ 2.3K⋅ 4.5K⋅ 852 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 27 min ⋅ Mar 2013 Get Email Contact More
18. Sounds True | Insights at the Edge Podcast
Tami Simon, Founder and Publisher of Sounds True interviews spiritual teachers, visionary writers, and living luminaries about their newest work and current challenges the growing edge of their inner inquiry and outer contribution to the world.
Also in Religious Podcasts
Play⋅ 342.6K⋅ 52.2K⋅ 61.2K ⋅2 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 65 min ⋅ Nov 2016 Get Email Contact More
19. Life Is A Marathon | Life Coaching & Personal Development
Richmond, Virginia, US
The Life is a Marathon show gives you inspiration, motivation, and resources to empower you to thrive and win in the marathon we call life! Bruce Van Horn brings his respected insight, wisdom, perspective, thought leadership, and storytelling abilities to this podcast to share with you information, life training tips, entertaining and heart-warming stories with the goal of helping you to transform your life, change your ordinary life into Extraordinary, build your self-esteem, recognize your value to the world, and live as the fullest expression of who you were created to be.
Also in Personal Development & Self Improvement Podcasts, Life Coach Podcasts
Play⋅ 586.1K⋅ 29.7K ⋅5 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 49 min ⋅ Sep 2014 Get Email Contact More
20. Wisdom for the Heart
Cary, North Carolina
Wisdom For The Heart is an international Bible-teaching ministry providing radio broadcasts, digital content and print resources designed to make disciples and encourage believers in Jesus Christ.
Play⋅ 6.7K⋅ 1.3K ⋅4 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 29 min Get Email Contact More
21. This Sacred Life Podcast with Shann Vander Leek
This Sacred Life with Transformation Goddess Shann VanderLeek. Compelling interviews and wisdom teachings about how to walk in beauty, reclaim your feminine sovereignty and celebrate your precious life.
Play⋅ 5K⋅ 6.7K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 17 min Get Email Contact More
22. Rime Buddhist Center | Achieving Peace Through Compassion
Kansas City, Missouri, US
The Rime Buddhist Center is a non-sectarian center dedicated to the cultivation of wisdom and compassion. The Center's primary objective is to provide a qualified program of Buddhist studies and Tibetan culture taught by monks, lamas and other Tibetan teachers, and to promote a harmonious relationship of understanding between both Tibetans and Westerners.
Also in Meditation Podcasts, Tibetan Buddhism Podcasts
Play⋅ 4.3K⋅ 548⋅ 589 ⋅3 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 21 min ⋅ Jan 2019 Get Email Contact More
23. Hearts Rise Up Podcast
Inspire and empower your evolution. Conversations and guest interviews with your host Carol and co-hosts Ann and Concetta to help you elevate your state of mind, your life, and the world. Listen to compelling conversations and insights on self-discovery, expanded-awareness, and self-mastery. Tap into your inner wisdom, make the most of your life journey, and rise to your heart-centered Higher Self. Explore new ways of thinking, feeling, seeing, and being in the world. Extract wisdom and share it with others.
Also in Self Mastery Podcasts, Self Discovery Podcasts
Play⋅ 133⋅ 916 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 48 min ⋅ Feb 2019 Get Email Contact More
24. Just One Small Thing | Everyday Wisdom for Catholic Women
Join us as we explore the Feminine Genius! Each episode features a different Catholic woman sharing her 'just one small thing' the bit of wisdom she has discovered and how it has changed her life. It is our quest to rally together as Catholic women and together discover a path to holiness that is 100% Catholic and 100% feminine. Listen in and we'll laugh, cry and grow together.
Play 2 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 23 min Get Email Contact More
25. On Being with Krista Tippett
A Peabody Award-winning public radio show and podcast. What does it mean to be human? How do we want to live? And who will we be to each other? Each week a new discovery about the immensity of our lives. Hosted by Krista Tippett.
Play⋅ 186.3K⋅ 90.1K⋅ 149.7K ⋅11 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 74 min ⋅ Jun 2005 Get Email Contact More
26. Exponential Wisdom
Peter Diamandis and Dan Sullivan discuss how exponential technologies are creating massive opportunities for entrepreneurs all over the world and the impact of hyperconnectivity on global innovation.
Play⋅ 14.1K ⋅10 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 30 min Get Email Contact More
27. Seeking Wisdom
Boston, Massachusetts, US
Want to get better every single day? Tune into Seeking Wisdom, a podcast hosted by Drift's David Cancel and Dave Gerhardt. The two discuss leadership principles, books that have changed their personal and professional outlook and meet with the best of the best across sales, marketing, product, growth and more so you can learn from their experiences to ensure you're not just meeting, but beating your goals every single day.
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28. 1 Year Daily Audio Proverb
Nashville, Tennessee, US
The Daily Audio Bible is committed to guiding Christian's worldwide into an intimate and daily friendship with the Bible. This is accomplished by providing the spoken Word of God freely in multiple languages and by the creation and establishment of communities that have no geographical limitations. Our efforts are devoted to exposing the rich texture and heritage of the Bible's life changing power by educating the Believer on how to engage in and interact with the ancient Scriptures in a future world.
Play⋅ 84.7K⋅ 36.1K ⋅30 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 5 min ⋅ Nov 2016 Get Email Contact More
29. The Flowerlounge with Katie Hess | Podcast on Floral Essence
Welcome to The Flowerlounge with Katie Hess. Here, you will listen to conversations with wildly creative people, and a little plant-loving wisdom, to help you experience life in full bloom.
Also in Flower Podcasts
Play⋅ 11.1K⋅ 2.1K⋅ 31.5K ⋅ Oct 2017 Get Email Contact More
30. Future Thinkers Podcast
A podcast about evolving technology, society and consciousness to create a better future for all of humanity. Hosted by Mike Gilliland and Euvie Ivanova, with guests. We talk about future societies, conscious evolution, future technology, transhumanism, artificial intelligence, decentralization, and how we will be affected by the exponential curve of progress.
Play⋅ 16.2K⋅ 12.1K⋅ 2K ⋅ Feb 2014 Get Email Contact More
London, England, UK
MetaLearn helps you take your learning to the next level and master anything by exploring the fundamentals of accelerated learning and skill acquisition. Whether you're looking to build a business, learn a language or pick up a sport, you'll learn the principles and techniques needed to succeed, as well as gaining insights from the experts and thought leaders driving the global learning revolution.
Play⋅ 1.5K ⋅12 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 77 min Get Email Contact More
|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|Bruce Van Horn||lifeisamarathon.com||84|
|Hidden Brain Media||npr.org||72|
Wisdom Podcast Topics
|Topic||Number of episodes|
|Religion & Spirituality Christianity Spoken Word Performing Arts Religion Spirituality||162|
|One Blade Of Grass||1|
|Mountain Cloud Zen||1|
|Contemporary Tibetan Art||1|
|Mystery Of Life||1|
|Zurmang Gharwang Rinpoche||1|
|Karma Trinlay Rinpoche||1|
|Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche||1|
|Nyingma Pure Appearance||1|
|Rongzom Chökyi Zangpo||1|
|Tara’s Triple Excellence Online Meditation Program||1|
|Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche||1|
|Liberation Prison Project||1|
|Remembering The Lotus-Born||1|
|Creation And Completion||1|
|Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche||1|
|17 Tantras Dzogchen||1|
|Finding Your Passion||1|
|Finding Your Purpose||1|
|Launching A New Company||1|