Gurcharan Das Podcast The Kamla Show

Podcast: Gurcharan Das on The Difficulty of Being Good Part-2

In Part-2 of our conversation Gurcharan Das we continue our conversation about his new book “The Difficulty of Being Good: On The Subtle Art of Dharma.” Das  turned to the ancient Indian epic Mahabharata to study the concepts of dharma or doing the right thing.  He writes that the Mahabharata “is unique in engaging with the world of politics.” He writes, “The Mahabharata is… Continue Reading


Gurcharan Das Podcast The Kamla Show

Podcast: Gurcharan Das on The Difficulty of Being Good Part-1

When Gurcharan Das took an early retirement from his corporate job he decided to pursue a “full-time career as a writer.” And that change in direction from a corporate life to a scholarly pursuit was greeted with a fair amount of surprise. How could this be? He was a “box-wallah“  or a corporate executive. Mr.Das was the CEO of Proctor and… Continue Reading