Oprah’s SuperSoul Conversations

Oprah’s SuperSoul Conversations

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Awaken, discover and connect to the deeper meaning of the world around you with SuperSoul. Hear Oprah’s personal selection of her interviews with thought-leaders, best-selling authors, spiritual luminaries, as well as health and wellness experts. All designed to light you up, guide you through life’s big questions and help bring you one step closer to your best self.


Oprah Winfrey Presents: When They See Us Now Pt. 1
Jun 17 • 29 min
This special podcast episode features conversations with When They See Us creator, co-writer and director Ava DuVernay together with the talented cast of the four-part docu-drama from Netflix. Since its release on May 31st, Netflix says When They See Us…
Wes Moore: The Difference Between Your Job and Your Work
Jun 12 • 21 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, New York Times best-selling author, Rhodes scholar and decorated U.S. Army veteran Wes Moore asks a powerful question: “After years working at the same job, have you ever realized you’ve just been going through…
Elizabeth Gilbert: The Whole Human Experience
Jun 10 • 61 min
International best-selling author of the phenomenon “Eat Pray Love,” Elizabeth Gilbert returns to “SuperSoul Sunday” to discuss her latest novel, “City of Girls.” Set in New York City during the 1940s, the epic story follows 19-year-old Vivian Morris as…
Gabrielle Bernstein: The Universe Has Your Back
Jun 5 • 19 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, motivational speaker, life coach and New York Times best-selling author Gabrielle Bernstein shares five steps to what she calls “spiritual surrender.” In a deeply personal and emotional talk, Gabrielle explains…
Father Richard Rohr: The Universal Christ
Jun 3 • 35 min
Contemporary theologian, mystic and author Father Richard Rohr discusses his new book, The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe. A Franciscan friar for more than 40 years and founder of The Center…
Amandla Stenberg: My Authenticity is my Activism
May 29 • 19 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, actress, social media disrupter and feminist Amandla Stenberg talks about the importance of vulnerability and finding strength in your identity. She shares her journey of becoming comfortable with her authentic…
Sister Joan Chittister: The Time is Now
May 27 • 44 min
Author, activist and Benedictine nun Sister Joan Chittister discusses her newest book, The Time Is Now: A Call to Uncommon Courage. In a powerful conversation, Sister Joan defines what it means to be a prophet in today’s modern world, and challenges us to…
Marie Forleo: Everything is “Figureoutable”
May 22 • 22 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, author, entrepreneur and award-winning web host Marie Forleo explains why she believes everything in life is what she calls “figureoutable.” Marie wonders, “Why do some people struggle while others find a way to…
David Brooks: The Quest for a Moral Life
May 20 • 71 min
New York Times best-selling author, columnist and political commentator David Brooks discusses his new book, The Second Mountain: The Quest for a Moral Life. David explains there are two metaphorical mountains we must climb to live a moral life. He…
Glennon Doyle: First the Pain, Then the Rising
May 15 • 23 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, New York Times best-selling author Glennon Doyle asks what would happen if we stopped being afraid of our pain. The founder of the online community Momastery and president of the nonprofit organization Together…
Dr. Shefali Tsabary: The Awakened Life
May 13 • 27 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, clinical psychologist, parenting expert, and New York Times best-selling author Dr. Shefali Tsabary teaches us how to let go of traditional ways of thinking in order to become the essence of who we truly are. She…
Marianne Williamson: The Spiritual Purpose of Relationships
May 8 • 27 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, spiritual adviser, activist and New York Times best-selling author Marianne Williamson explains how, through relationships, we can transcend worldly concerns and achieve a greater sense of spiritual…
Tara Westover: Educated
May 6 • 65 min
New York Times best-selling author Tara Westover discusses her memoir, “Educated.” Tara describes what it was like growing up in the remote Idaho mountains as the daughter of survivalist Mormons. She explains her family was so isolated from mainstream…
Caroline Myss: Myths and Truths About Healing
May 1 • 24 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, author, spiritual teacher and intuitive Caroline Myss shares a powerful exercise that demonstrates why healing doesn’t begin in the mind, but deep within the soul. Caroline also explains how to know when…
Melinda Gates: The Moment of Lift
Apr 29 • 36 min
Philanthropist and co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Melinda Gates discusses her new book, “The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World.” Believing that all lives have equal value, Melinda and her husband, Bill Gates, have…
Elizabeth Gilbert: The Curiosity-Driven Life
Apr 24 • 29 min
New York Times best-selling author Elizabeth Gilbert is known for following her passion, but says she no longer advises others to do the same. Instead, Elizabeth makes the case to follow your curiosity. Elizabeth says she believes the word “passion” can…
Rob Bell: The Joy of Growing Younger
Apr 22 • 29 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, New York Times best-selling author, pastor and podcaster Rob Bell raises profound questions about being alive. Rob explains how our attitude can actually turn back the hands of time and reveal to us what he calls…
Michael Bernard Beckwith: Participate in Your Unfolding
Apr 17 • 26 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, Michael Bernard Beckwith, spiritual pioneer and founder of the world-renowned Agape International Spiritual Center, discusses what he calls the four stages of unfolding. Michael explains the stages are an…
Dr. Brené Brown: The Anatomy of Trust
Apr 15 • 24 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, research professor, social scientist, New York Times best-selling author and TED Talk sensation Dr. Brené Brown discusses the fundamentals of trust. Brené explains how she was moved to focus on the topic after…
Shawn Achor: The Life-Altering Power of a Positive Mind
Apr 10 • 32 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, New York Times best-selling author, happiness expert and Harvard-trained researcher Shawn Achor says that pleasure isn’t the only thing that brings people happiness. How do you explain the joy felt during…
Janet Mock: The Path to Authenticity: Embracing the Otherness
Apr 8 • 24 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, New York Times best-selling author and transgender advocate Janet Mock says she grew up “othered” and was taught that “normal” was the path to success and contentment. However, what she learned was something…
Iyanla Vanzant: You Matter
Apr 3 • 24 min
How do you say “no?” In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, author, life coach and host of OWN’s trailblazing show “Iyanla: Fix My Life,” Iyanla Vanzant shares how you can build your “no” muscles. Iyanla says decisions matter and so do you! She mixes…
Oprah Winfrey: “The Path Made Clear”
Apr 1 • 40 min
On a special edition of “SuperSoul Conversations,” Oprah Winfrey presents her new book, “The Path Made Clear: Discovering Your Life’s Direction and Purpose,” featuring some of the most profound insights and Aha! moments. In this follow-up to her New York…
Tim Storey: The Heart and Soul of a Comeback
Mar 27 • 26 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, acclaimed author, motivational speaker, ordained minister and life adviser Tim Storey explains why we weren’t created to live an “almost” life. Tim urges us to not let the inevitable setbacks in our lives push us…
Oprah Winfrey: Your Own Truth
Mar 25 • 29 min
In a live appearance at UCLA’s Royce Hall, Oprah explains why it’s important for all of us to find our own truth. “What is the truth of me? Why am I here? And what do I have to offer?” Oprah asks. “The answer,” she says, “is yourself.” Oprah shares why…
Cynthia Bond: “Ruby” (An Oprah’s Book Club Selection)
Mar 20 • 35 min
New York Times best-selling author Cynthia Bond discusses her first novel, “Ruby,” which is an Oprah’s Book Club choice. Cynthia says that as an adult she was flooded with painful memories of sexual abuse from her childhood. She found healing in a writing…
Shefali Tsabary: The Awakened Family
Mar 18 • 31 min
In her second SuperSoul Conversation, New York Times best-selling author Dr. Shefali Tsabary discusses the revolution of conscious parenting, creating an awakened family and raising confident children. Dr. Shefali shares teachings from her book “The…
Deepak Chopra: Creating Harmony
Mar 13 • 37 min
World-renowned spiritual thought leader Deepak Chopra welcomes Oprah to his homeland, India. Deepak discusses his groundbreaking work in the field of mind-body medicine, the life lessons he’s learned from his family, and the influence that India’s rich…
A New Earth: “A New Earth” (Chapter 10)
Mar 11 • 61 min
In this final episode, which focuses on Chapter 10 of “A New Earth,” Oprah and one of the great spiritual thinkers of our time, Eckhart Tolle, discuss how to bring your newfound consciousness into your everyday life. Eckhart also answers questions from…
A New Earth: “Your Inner Purpose” (Chapter 9)
Mar 11 • 66 min
In this episode, which focuses on Chapter 9 of “A New Earth,” Oprah and one of the great spiritual thinkers of our time, Eckhart Tolle, talk about how aligning your life with your inner purpose can bring you greater joy and fulfillment. Eckhart also…
A New Earth: “The Discovery of Inner Space” (Chapter 8)
Mar 11 • 52 min
In this episode, which focuses on chapter eight of “A New Earth,” Oprah and one of the great spiritual thinkers of our time, Eckhart Tolle, discuss the importance of stillness, and how finding it can help you connect with the present moment. Eckhart also…
A New Earth: “Finding Who You Truly Are” (Chapter 7)
Mar 10 • 58 min
In this episode, which focuses on chapter seven of “A New Earth,” Oprah and one of the great spiritual thinkers of our time, Eckhart Tolle, discuss ways to help you discover who you truly are at your core. They also share an unexpected place to practice…
A New Earth: Breaking Free (Chapter 6)
Mar 10 • 59 min
In this episode, which focuses on chapter six of “A New Earth,” Oprah and one of the great spiritual thinkers of our time, Eckhart Tolle, discuss how to spot the pain-body in yourself, how to contain negative thoughts, and why embracing life’s difficult…
A New Earth: The Pain Body (Chapter 5)
Mar 10 • 62 min
In this episode, which focuses on chapter five of “A New Earth,” Oprah Winfrey and one of the great spiritual thinkers of our time, Eckhart Tolle, discuss how unresolved emotional pain can wreak havoc in people’s lives and relationships. Eckhart also…
A New Earth: Role-Playing: The Many Faces of the Ego (Chapter 4)
Mar 10 • 57 min
In this episode, which focuses on chapter four of “A New Earth,” Oprah Winfrey and one of the great spiritual thinkers of our time, Eckhart Tolle, discuss how defining yourself by the roles that you play in life can keep you from knowing who you truly…
A New Earth: The Core of Ego (Chapter 3)
Mar 10 • 63 min
Oprah Winfrey and one of the great spiritual thinkers of our time, Eckhart Tolle, present their 10-part series on Eckhart’s ground-breaking book, “A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose.” For the next eight Mondays, these insightful and uplifting…
A New Earth: Ego: The Current State of Humanity (Chapter 2)
Mar 10 • 61 min
Oprah Winfrey and one of the great spiritual thinkers of our time, Eckhart Tolle, present their 10-part series on Eckhart’s ground-breaking book, “A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose.” For the next nine Mondays, these insightful and uplifting…
A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose
Mar 10 • 54 min
Oprah Winfrey and one of the great spiritual thinkers of our time, Eckhart Tolle, present their 10-part series on Eckhart’s ground-breaking book, “A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose.” For the next 10 Mondays, these insightful and uplifting…
Oprah Winfrey Presents: After Neverland
Mar 10 • 57 min
Listen to a conversation hosted by Oprah Winfrey, featuring Wade Robson and James Safechuck, subjects of the two-part HBO documentary “Leaving Neverland,” alongside director Dan Reed. Taped before an audience of people whose lives have been impacted by…
Gary Zukav: Celebrating 25 years of “The Seat of the Soul”
Mar 6 • 27 min
Spiritual teacher and New York Times best-selling author Gary Zukav discusses the 25th anniversary of his groundbreaking book “The Seat of the Soul.” Gary talks about healing addiction, understanding emotions in a deeper way and how to challenge your…
Beto O’Rourke: A Hopeful Voice
Feb 27 • 46 min
Oprah sits down with political hopeful Beto O’Rourke, who many say has emerged as a fresh voice for Americans who feel detached, divided and disillusioned in today’s political climate. Beto, who’s known for his successful grassroots political campaigns,…
Byron Katie: Set Yourself Free
Feb 20 • 48 min
Best-selling author, speaker and teacher Byron Katie shares how she believes we can end our own suffering forever. Katie, as she is known, guides us through her powerful process of inquiry she calls “The Work.” She says we can radically shift our…
Michael B. Jordan: Exceeding His Dreams
Feb 13 • 40 min
Award-winning actor and producer Michael B. Jordan discusses his skyrocketing career and why he says his life has already “exceeded his dreams.” Michael’s breakout performance came in 2013’s “Fruitvale Station,” directed by visionary Ryan Coogler. The duo…
Bradley Cooper: A Soulful Star Is Born
Feb 8 • 33 min
Grammy-, Golden Globe-, Tony- and Oscar-nominated actor Bradley Cooper discusses how he has emerged as a visionary filmmaker. His first try at directing a film became the box office smash “A Star Is Born,” which has been nominated for eight Academy Awards…
Gary Zukav and Linda Francis: Spiritual Partnerships
Feb 5 • 29 min
Spiritual pioneer, teacher and New York Times best-selling author Gary Zukav and his wife Linda Francis discuss spiritual partnerships. Gary and Linda share what they’ve identified as “phases of a deeply connected relationship.” The couple describes the…
Devon Franklin: Produced by Faith
Jan 30 • 35 min
Award-winning film and TV producer, New York Times best-selling author and spiritual success coach DeVon Franklin explains how he believes you can find your life’s purpose. Devon describes how he climbed the corporate ladder, starting out as an intern for…
Larry Dossey: The Extraordinary Healing Power of Ordinary Things
Jan 23 • 39 min
Physician and New York Times best-selling author Larry Dossey discusses the power of prayer, what to pray for and how to pray to get the best results. Larry, who is deeply rooted in the scientific world, explains how he became an influential advocate for…
Elizabeth Lesser: The Marrow of Who We Are
Jan 16 • 31 min
New York Times best-selling author and co-founder of the Omega Institute Elizabeth Lesser returns to “SuperSoul Conversations” to further discuss her sister’s battle with cancer and their two-year spiritual quest to reconnect. Elizabeth talks about the…
Steven Pressfield: Unlock Your Creative Genius
Jan 9 • 34 min
New York Times best-selling author Steven Pressfield discusses his book “The War of Art.” Steven offers practical steps on how to “unlock the creative genius” he believes lives inside all of us. He reveals four questions that can help you identify your…
BONUS: Phil in the Blanks - Dr. Phil’s new podcast
Jan 8 • 5 min
Get ready for a side of Dr. Phil McGraw you may have been missing. On his new podcast Phil in the Blanks, join Dr. Phil as he delves into the minds of the most interesting and accomplished people in the world today. His first guest is Shaquille O’Neal.…
Cheryl Strayed: “Wild”
Jan 2 • 64 min
New York Times best-selling author Cheryl Strayed reflects on her soul-stirring memoir “Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail.” Filled with honesty, raw emotion and breathtaking moments, the book outlines the events that led Cheryl to embark…
Daniel Goleman: Emotional Intelligence 101
Dec 31, 2018 • 34 min
Do you have a good sense of how others see the world? Psychologist, journalist and best-selling author Daniel Goleman discusses his ground-breaking research on emotional intelligence. Daniel explains how we can enhance and manage our emotions to expand…
Karen Armstrong: Steps to a Compassionate Life, Part 2
Dec 26, 2018 • 34 min
Former Catholic nun, world-renowned religious scholar and author, Karen Armstrong discusses her memoir, “The Spiral Staircase.” Karen discusses the details of her fascinating spiritual journey, which began when she joined a convent at the age of 17.…
Karen Armstrong: Steps to a Compassionate Life, Part 1
Dec 24, 2018 • 33 min
Former Catholic nun, world-renowned religious scholar and author Karen Armstrong discusses her memoir, “The Spiral Staircase.” Karen discusses the details of her fascinating spiritual journey, which began when she joined a convent at the age of 17. Hoping…
Charles Eisenstein: A More Beautiful World Is Possible
Dec 19, 2018 • 33 min
What will come to define the human race for future generations? Philosopher, teacher and writer Charles Eisenstein provides insight into what could await us in the future, and discusses how cynicism, self-delusion and separation help to create our…
Ayana Mathis: “The Twelve Tribes of Hattie”
Dec 17, 2018 • 29 min
New York Times best-selling author Ayana Mathis discusses her sweeping debut novel, “The Twelve Tribes of Hattie.” The book tells the story of the children of the Great Migration through the trials of one indomitable heroine, Hattie Shepherd, and her…
Oprah at Home with Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade & Their New Baby, Part 2
Dec 12, 2018 • 30 min
Oprah Winfrey sits down with actress, activist and New York Times best-selling author Gabrielle Union and NBA superstar Dwyane Wade at their home in Los Angeles for a conversation about their unique path to parenthood. In an exclusive interview, the power…
Oprah at Home with Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade & Their New Baby, Part 1
Dec 10, 2018 • 31 min
Oprah Winfrey sits down with actress, activist and New York Times best-selling author Gabrielle Union and NBA superstar Dwyane Wade at their home in Los Angeles for a conversation about their unique path to parenthood. In an exclusive interview, the power…
Mark Nepo: 7,000 Ways to Listen (Part 2)
Dec 5, 2018 • 30 min
Best-selling author, poet and philosopher Mark Nepo explains how battling cancer led to a profound spiritual awakening. In 1987, Mark discovered a lump on the back of his head and was eventually diagnosed with a rare form of lymphoma. While undergoing…
Mark Nepo: 7,000 Ways to Listen (Part 1)
Dec 3, 2018 • 26 min
Best-selling author, poet and philosopher Mark Nepo explains how battling cancer led to a profound spiritual awakening. In 1987, Mark discovered a lump on the back of his head and was eventually diagnosed with a rare form of lymphoma. While undergoing…
Sue Monk Kidd: The Life of the Soul
Nov 28, 2018 • 33 min
New York Times best-selling author Sue Monk Kidd discusses her fondness for rituals, her devotion to faith and discovering her soul’s calling to become a writer. “We have this immense interior life inside of us, we could call it the life of the soul… this…
John Mackey: Conscious Capitalism
Nov 26, 2018 • 31 min
While some might say the act of being conscious and the practice of capitalism have little to do with one another, Whole Foods Market co-founder and co-CEO John Mackey believes differently. John discusses the consciousness, mindfulness, creativity and…
Daniel H. Pink: A New Mind
Nov 21, 2018 • 44 min
Is there one sentence that sums up your life? New York Times best-selling author of several provocative books about business, work and behavior, Daniel H. Pink says a great person can be summed up in just a few words. Daniel discusses his book, “A Whole…
Michelle Obama: Becoming, Part 2
Nov 19, 2018 • 35 min
At the Hearst Tower in New York City, Oprah Winfrey and Michelle Obama sit down for a conversation about Mrs. Obama’s much-anticipated memoir “Becoming.” The two speak in front of an audience that includes a group of local, female high school students.…
Michelle Obama: Becoming, Part 1
Nov 15, 2018 • 40 min
At the Hearst Tower in New York City, Oprah Winfrey and Michelle Obama sit down for a conversation about Mrs. Obama’s much-anticipated memoir “Becoming.” The two speak in front of an audience that includes a group of local, female high school students.…
William Paul Young: See God In a New Way
Nov 14, 2018 • 39 min
New York Times best-selling author of “The Shack,” William Paul Young shares his inspiration behind the book and how it has allowed people to see their relationship with God in a new way. “The Shack” was initially written as a Christmas gift to his…
Dr. BJ Miller: How to Die
Nov 12, 2018 • 32 min
Dr. BJ Miller is a hospice and palliative care specialist who treats patients with life-altering and terminal illnesses at the University of California in San Francisco. Dr. Miller shares his revelations about a subject that is often taboo in our culture:…
Anne Lamott: Three Prayers for Challenging Times
Nov 7, 2018 • 30 min
New York Times best-selling author, public speaker and writing teacher Anne Lamott discusses what she says are the three types of prayers that can help anyone through challenging times. Anne says it’s easy to thank God when life is going well, but when…
Kathy Freston: The 8 Pillars of Wellness
Nov 5, 2018 • 46 min
New York Times best-selling author, spiritual counselor and wellness activist Kathy Freston explains how she believes we can reach our highest level of health and contentment through small, focused changes. In her book “Quantum Wellness,” Kathy outlines…
John Gray: The True Purpose of Joy
Oct 31, 2018 • 30 min
Pastor John Gray discusses his belief that every person was created on purpose and with a purpose. Pastor Gray’s unique preaching blend of heart and humor has drawn thousands to hear his sermons since he became a pastor at the age of 21. Since then he has…
Debbie Ford: The Shadow Belief
Oct 29, 2018 • 35 min
The late spiritual teacher, best-selling author and life coach Debbie Ford opens up publicly about her dark secret: At the time of this interview, she had been battling cancer for more than a decade. Debbie talks about why she thought it was the right…
Julia Roberts: Daring and Vulnerable, Part 2
Oct 24, 2018 • 46 min
Oprah continues her conversation with Oscar-winning actress, mother and wife Julia Roberts, who shares the most daring thing she’s ever done, the top quality she taught her children and when she feels the most vulnerable. Julia opens up about her private…
Julia Roberts: Daring and Vulnerable, Part 1
Oct 23, 2018 • 45 min
Oprah talks with Oscar-winning actress, mother and wife Julia Roberts, who shares the most daring thing she’s ever done, the top quality she taught her children and when she feels the most vulnerable. Julia opens up about her private life, including the…
Jonas Elrod: Wake Up
Oct 22, 2018 • 26 min
Is there more to life than we can see? Writer, director and film producer Jonas Elrod discusses his documentary “Wake Up.” At work one day, Jonas suddenly started seeing angels, auras and ghosts. Perplexed by his new ability to experience the…
Tina Turner: My Love Story, Part 2
Oct 18, 2018 • 30 min
Oprah continues her conversation with icon, legend and survivor Tina Turner about her new book, “Tina Turner: My Love Story,” and the upcoming Broadway musical based on her life, “Tina: The Tina Turner Musical.” In this two-part podcast, Tina reveals that…
Tina Turner: My Love Story, Part 1
Oct 17, 2018 • 37 min
Oprah talks with icon, legend and survivor Tina Turner about her new book, “Tina Turner: My Love Story,” and the upcoming Broadway musical based on her life, “Tina: The Tina Turner Musical.” In this two-part podcast, Tina reveals that she has privately…
Dr. Robin Smith: The Truth About Being Emotionally Full
Oct 15, 2018 • 32 min
New York Times best-selling author, ordained minister and licensed psychologist Dr. Robin Smith explains how she overcame a series of personal setbacks and a condition she describes as “emotional anorexia.” As a best-selling author, a regularly featured…
Iyanla Vanzant: The Four Essentials of Trust
Oct 10, 2018 • 36 min
In her third SuperSoul Conversation, best-selling author, spiritual life coach and TV host Iyanla Vanzant discusses one of life’s most difficult lessons: learning to trust. Based on her book “Trust,” Iyanla explains the importance of mastering what she…
Suze Orman at the Apollo: Women and Money, Part 2
Oct 8, 2018 • 63 min
In a live appearance for the relaunch of her New York Times number one best-selling book “Women & Money,” financial expert Suze Orman inspires a sold-out audience at Harlem’s historic Apollo Theater. Suze believes the time has never been more right for…
Suze Orman at the Apollo: Women and Money, Part 1
Oct 3, 2018 • 62 min
In a live appearance for the relaunch of her New York Times number one best-selling book “Women & Money,” financial expert Suze Orman inspires a sold-out audience at Harlem’s historic Apollo Theater. Suze believes the time has never been more right for…
Louie Schwartzberg: Nature Is Our Greatest Spiritual Teacher
Oct 1, 2018 • 25 min
Award-winning nature cinematographer Louie Schwartzberg discusses his breathtaking time-lapse photography and his viral video “Gratitude.” He tells Oprah why he believes focusing on nature’s beauty helps us experience a truer spiritual connection to the…
Pico Iyer: The Art of Stillness
Sep 26, 2018 • 33 min
Best-selling author and travel writer Pico Iyer discusses the benefits of bringing stillness into our lives. Pico, a lifelong traveler who has journeyed all over the world, from India to Ethiopia to Cuba to Kathmandu, realized our lives are crowded,…
Jon Kabat-Zinn: Mindfulness 101
Sep 24, 2018 • 32 min
With the demands of modern times, it can be difficult to live a life that feels truly balanced. Jon Kabat-Zinn, author and professor emeritus of medicine, says mindfulness can be a vital tool in cutting through the noise of daily life. Jon, the founding…
Elie Wiesel: Living with an Open Heart
Sep 19, 2018 • 35 min
The late Nobel Peace Prize winner, professor, New York Times bestselling author, humanitarian and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel discusses his life-changing heart surgery and his latest memoir, “Open Heart.” He shares the fears associated with his…
Ralph Lauren, Part 2: Celebrating 50 Years of Design
Sep 17, 2018 • 27 min
On the eve of his 50th anniversary gala event, iconic designer and philanthropist Ralph Lauren looks back on the half century of his storied career in the fashion business. At his world-famous The Polo Bar restaurant in the heart of Manhattan, Ralph…
Ralph Lauren, Part 1: Celebrating 50 Years of Design
Sep 12, 2018 • 39 min
International fixture, innovator and true legend Ralph Lauren is celebrating his 50th year in the fashion industry. Ralph explains how passion, conviction and intention were the keys to his early success when he was selling ties out of a drawer in the…
Rodger Kamenetz: The Hidden Path to the Soul
Sep 10, 2018 • 40 min
What do your dreams mean? Can you use them to transform your life? Award-winning poet, author, teacher and certified dream therapist Rodger Kamenetz explains how the deeper meanings of our dreams can lead us into spiritual realms we would otherwise never…
Tracy McMillan: The Spiritual Aspects of Love
Sep 5, 2018 • 34 min
Oprah sits down with relationship expert Tracy McMillan, author of “Why You’re Not Married…Yet,” to talk about the spiritual path of relationships and the self-destructive behaviors that can hold people back from finding meaningful, authentic love. In…
Jeff Weiner: Leading with Compassion
Sep 3, 2018 • 29 min
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner discusses his spiritual evolution, what it means to lead with compassion while finding meaning in your work, and his unique approach to running a multi-billion dollar tech company. With nearly 500 million members, LinkedIn…
Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee: Sufism 101
Aug 29, 2018 • 39 min
Sufi author, teacher and mystic Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee defines Sufism and explains how it’s all about love and the heart. Llewellyn reveals what he believes to be the source of true happiness, and he discusses why it’s difficult for people to embrace the…
Zainab Salbi: Giving Women a Voice
Aug 27, 2018 • 31 min
Women’s rights activist and international humanitarian Zainab Salbi discusses her dedication to helping women in war-torn regions rebuild their lives. An Iraqi-American, Zainab talks about growing up in Saddam Hussein’s inner circle, leading a life of…
Pastor Wintley Phipps: Becoming the Person You Were Created to Be
Aug 22, 2018 • 34 min
Pastor, education activist and U.S. Dream Academy founder Wintley Phipps discusses how faith and character can help create a life of value, meaning, purpose and fulfillment. Wintley shares how he believes we can all step into our best lives by adopting…
Gloria Steinem: Letting the Road Take You
Aug 20, 2018 • 30 min
Women’s rights pioneer and living legend Gloria Steinem talks to Oprah about her lifetime of travel, her political activism and her book “My Life on the Road.” From her early days at the forefront of the women’s liberation movement to the founding of the…
Ainslie MacLeod: Living the Life Your Soul Intended
Aug 15, 2018 • 67 min
Author and psychic Ainslie MacLeod says your soul may hold the secrets to your path in life. Ainslie came to this conclusion more than a decade ago after a great epiphany took him from successful illustrator to renowned psychic and investigator of the…
Barbara Brown Taylor: Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark
Aug 13, 2018 • 37 min
Oprah sits down with one of America’s leading theologians, the Rev. Barbara Brown Taylor, who was named one of Time magazine’s most influential people in 2014. The former Episcopal priest, religion professor and best-selling author explains why we should…
Mitch Landrieu, Part 2: A White Southerner Confronts History
Aug 8, 2018 • 36 min
Oprah’s conversation with former New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu continues. Mitch documents the historical removal of four Confederate monuments from New Orleans in his New York Times best-selling memoir, “In the Shadow of Statues: A White Southerner…
Mitch Landrieu, Part 1: Mayor of New Orleans “In the Shadow of Statues”
Aug 5, 2018 • 41 min
Former New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu joins Oprah for a candid, spiritual conversation about the realities of race, culture and politics in our modern age. He discusses his controversial, headline-making decision to remove four prominent Confederate…
Panache Desai: Discovering Your Soul Signature
Aug 1, 2018 • 35 min
Oprah sits down with contemporary thought leader and spiritual teacher Panache Desai, who discusses the transformative power of energy, offering step-by-step advice on how we can change our lives by shifting our energy. Panache reveals what he believes…
Adyashanti: Falling into Grace
Jul 30, 2018 • 35 min
Spiritual thinker, teacher and author Adyashanti explores the meaning of grace and how it shows up when and where we least expect it. Adyashanti offers practical insights into how and why the thoughts in our heads must not be mistaken for our true…
Caroline Myss: Discovering Your Life’s Purpose
Jul 25, 2018 • 36 min
This is one of Oprah’s favorite SuperSoul Conversations. New York Times best-selling author, spiritual teacher and intuitive Caroline Myss reveals how to tap into your intuition to discover your life’s purpose. Caroline says that if you’re alive, you have…
Eckhart Tolle: Being in the Now
Jul 23, 2018 • 38 min
New York Times best-selling author Eckhart Tolle returns for his second SuperSoul Conversation. Eckhart gives guidance on how to live in the present moment and shares tips for improving your own spiritual practices. Oprah and Eckhart discuss their…
Brené Brown: Rising Strong
Jul 18, 2018 • 35 min
We’ve all been there: You have a strange or unpleasant encounter with someone, and you keep replaying it in your head all day long. You wonder what you did to offend this person, and you invent a story about why he or she mistreated you. In her New York…
Dwayne Johnson
Jul 17, 2018 • 32 min
This is a special preview of a brand new podcast, “Oprah’s Master Class: The Podcast.” To subscribe now and listen for free, go to applepodcasts.com/oprahsmasterclass. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson started his career as a professional wrestler and is now an…
Gary Zukav: Finding Your Authentic Power
Jul 16, 2018 • 51 min
Gary Zukav is a spiritual pioneer, a master teacher and the author of four consecutive New York Times best sellers, including the internationally acclaimed “The Seat of the Soul.” Gary explains how we can find more meaning and purpose in our lives,…
Father Richard Rohr: Finding Your True Self
Jul 11, 2018 • 37 min
Contemporary theologian and author Father Richard Rohr discusses how we can reconnect to our true self by overcoming the many ways in which our ego blocks our path. A Franciscan priest for more than 40 years and founder of the Center for Action and…
Michael Pollan: Conscious Eating
Jul 9, 2018 • 34 min
New York Times best-selling author and food expert Michael Pollan discusses our evolving relationship with food, what it means to eat with a fuller consciousness and how having a heightened awareness of the food that goes into our bodies can improve our…
Elizabeth Lesser: The Healing Power of Love
Jul 4, 2018 • 33 min
Author of the New York Times bestselling book “Broken Open,” Elizabeth Lesser shares how she likes to unwind, make each day matter and learn from the challenges life puts in front of her. Elizabeth explains how she used what she calls the healing power of…
Wayne Dyer: The Art of Manifestation
Jul 2, 2018 • 48 min
The late Wayne Dyer, known as the “Father of Motivation,” discusses his book “Wishes Fulfilled.” In his interview with Oprah, Wayne speaks candidly about his battle with leukemia and his decision to seek controversial treatment. Wayne explains why he…
Maria Shriver, Part 2: Forgiveness, Love and the Truth
Jun 27, 2018 • 28 min
Oprah continues her conversation with Maria Shriver as the journalist, producer and author shares more from her number one New York Times best-selling book “I’ve Been Thinking…: Reflections, Prayers, and Meditations for a Meaningful Life.” Maria explains…
Maria Shriver, Part 1: Reflections, Prayers and Meditations for a Meaningful Life
Jun 25, 2018 • 24 min
Maria Shriver, the Peabody- and Emmy-award winning journalist, producer and best-selling author, sits down with Oprah to share inspiring quotations, prayers and reflections featured in her number one New York Times best-selling book “I’ve Been Thinking…:…
Tom Brady, Part 2: Life After Football
Jun 20, 2018 • 28 min
Oprah’s conversation with superstar quarterback of the New England Patriots, Tom Brady, continues. After nearly two decades in the NFL, Tom explains to Oprah what he still wants to accomplish and why “life after football” may have to wait just a little…
Tom Brady, Part 1: How to Reach Peak Performance
Jun 18, 2018 • 30 min
In a rare interview, the superstar of the New England Patriots, Tom Brady, often called “the greatest quarterback of all-time,” reveals what he believes is the key to his longevity and success. Forty-year-old Brady discusses his #1 New York Times…
Anthony Ray Hinton, Part 2: Finding Life, Hope and Redemption on Death Row
Jun 13, 2018 • 36 min
Oprah continues her extraordinary interview with wrongly convicted death row inmate Anthony Ray Hinton, who shares a remarkable story about an unlikely friendship he formed in prison. He explains how he eventually found his way to freedom through the help…
Anthony Ray Hinton, Part 1: Freedom After 30 Years on Death Row
Jun 11, 2018 • 36 min
Anthony Ray Hinton’s memoir, “The Sun Does Shine,” the latest selection for Oprah’s Book Club, chronicles his ability to endure, survive and thrive. Oprah sits down with Anthony to talk about his transformative, gripping and emotional story of faith,…
Bryan Stevenson: The Power of Mercy and Forgiveness
Jun 6, 2018 • 35 min
Oprah sits down with Bryan Stevenson, the law professor, civil rights attorney and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, who shares why he has dedicated his life to giving a voice to incarcerated men and women. Bryan has spent more than…
will.i.am: The Future of Social Media and Artificial Intelligence
Jun 4, 2018 • 44 min
Grammy-winning musician, producer, tech entrepreneur, author and philanthropist will.i.am is best known as the founder of the Black Eyed Peas. He shares why he’s shifting away from making music and has been focusing his energy on using technology to…
Diana Nyad, Part 2: “Find a Way”
May 30, 2018 • 27 min
Oprah’s conversation with marathon swimming champion and female warrior Diana Nyad continues. Diana captivated the world when, on her fifth and final attempt, she became the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida, without a shark cage. Diana explains…
Diana Nyad, Part 1: The Swim of Her Life
May 28, 2018 • 29 min
At 64, marathon swimming champion Diana Nyad inspired the world by becoming the first person to swim 110 miles from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage. Proving the human spirit is capable of triumphing over extreme adversity, Diana explains why she…
Sarah Ban Breathnach: Surviving the Fall
May 23, 2018 • 37 min
Author of the international phenomenon “Simple Abundance,” Sarah Ban Breathnach opens up about the spiritual lessons she learned from earning a multimillion-dollar fortune and eventually losing it all. “Simple Abundance” is a collection of comforting,…
Wes Moore: Is Your Job Your Life’s Purpose?
May 21, 2018 • 37 min
Does this sound like you? After years working at the same job, you realize you’ve just been going through the motions for as long as you can remember. Wes Moore, a war veteran, entrepreneur, Rhodes Scholar and New York Times best-selling author, believes…
Dr. Phil, Part 2: The Keys to a Successful, Full and Contented Life
May 16, 2018 • 24 min
Oprah continues her conversation with Dr. Phil, who shares the principles of his spiritual foundation and how they shifted when he became a parent. The TV host and author opens up about a recent time when his faith was tested, and explains when he most…
Dr. Phil, Part 1: Lifelong Lessons on Accountability, Responsibility and Forgiveness
May 14, 2018 • 31 min
Psychologist, TV host and author Dr. Phil McGraw sits down with Oprah to share personal stories from his childhood that he’s never before spoken about publicly. He talks about growing up with an alcoholic father and the spiritual lessons he learned from…
Dr. Shefali Tsabary: Conscious Parenting Can Change the World
May 9, 2018 • 33 min
Clinical psychologist, parenting expert, and “New York Times” bestselling author Dr. Shefali Tsabary shares her eye-opening ideas on raising happier, more conscious children. Dr. Shefali believes that traditional methods of parenting and disciplining are…
Thich Nhat Hanh: How to Listen with Compassion
May 7, 2018 • 33 min
Thich Nhat Hanh, the Buddhist monk, author and Nobel Peace Prize nominee, sits down with Oprah to discuss his dedication to mindful meditation and his legacy of nonviolent opposition to the Vietnam War. In 1966, the spiritual leader met with Dr. Martin…
Marianne Williamson: A Return to Love
May 2, 2018 • 37 min
Best-selling author Marianne Williamson talks about the 20th anniversary of her groundbreaking book “A Return to Love.” A global phenomenon, the book went on to sell more than 1.5 million copies in the United States and has been published in 23 different…
Jay Williams: You Can Survive Your Worst Mistake
Apr 30, 2018 • 32 min
Former professional basketball player Jay Williams opens up to Oprah about his near-fatal, career-ending motorcycle crash, his regrets and how he’s learned to fulfill his destiny despite those who say he threw it all away. Jay was poised to become one of…
Jean Houston: Lessons from ‘The Wizard of Oz’
Apr 25, 2018 • 30 min
American philosopher and best-selling author Jean Houston describes herself as an “evocateur of the possible” and a “midwife of souls.” She sits down with Oprah to talk about her expansive career, mythologist Joseph Campbell, her work with luminaries like…
Amy Schumer: A Modern-Day Warrior Woman
Apr 23, 2018 • 61 min
Amy Schumer, the Peabody- and Emmy-winning comedian, actress and best-selling author, discusses one of Oprah’s favorite life lessons: You become what you believe. This message of empowerment is the theme of Amy’s latest romantic comedy, “I Feel Pretty.”…
Timothy Shriver: Fully Alive, Discovering What Matters Most
Apr 18, 2018 • 34 min
Oprah sits down with Timothy Shriver, the impassioned chairman of the Special Olympics and a member of the prominent Kennedy family, to talk about some of the spiritual lessons he’s learned from the athletes, how courage and grit are fundamental to…
Madonna Badger: Finding Light After Unimaginable Tragedy
Apr 16, 2018 • 36 min
Madonna Badger, who lost her three children and her parents in a devastating Christmas Day house fire, opens up to Oprah about how she found the strength and courage to live after the unthinkable tragedy. Madonna discusses the ever-present spiritual…
Tim Storey: How Do You Turn a Setback into a Comeback?
Apr 11, 2018 • 34 min
Oprah sits down with Tim Storey, the acclaimed author, motivational speaker, ordained minister and life adviser, to talk about finding deeper meaning in your life and how to transform a setback into a comeback at any age. Tim has helped guide people,…
Jack Kornfield: Buddhism 101
Apr 9, 2018 • 34 min
What is Buddhism? How could it help your daily life? Is it a religion? And what does the statue we always see really represent? Jack Kornfield, one of the leading Buddhist teachers in America, introduces the basic principles behind Buddhism, discusses the…
Malala Yousafzai: What Is Your Defining Moment?
Apr 4, 2018 • 31 min
In every life, there are defining moments when a person must decide whether to stand up for what is right or remain silent. At a young age, Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai began boldly advocating for girls’ access to education, which had been denied…
Carole Bayer Sager: Music as Prayer
Apr 2, 2018 • 33 min
Oprah sits down with Carole Bayer Sager, the Grammy-, Golden Globe- and Oscar-winning singer/songwriter and painter, to discuss her legendary career. Carole shares the stories behind some of her biggest songs, including “That’s What Friends Are For” and…
The Rev. Ed Bacon: Do You Recognize Grace?
Mar 28, 2018 • 35 min
Oprah sits down with the Rev. Ed Bacon, a retired priest from the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles and the author of the book “8 Habits of Love.” Saying that we often obscure our ability to identify grace in our lives, the Rev. Bacon reveals how to…
Yara Shahidi: Next-Generation Actress and Activist
Mar 26, 2018 • 25 min
At Harlem’s famed Apollo Theater, Oprah sits down for the first time with Yara Shahidi, the teenage star of ABC’s hit comedy “Black-ish” and its spinoff, “Grown-ish.” Just a few days from her 18th birthday, Yara talks about her generation’s view on…
Lin-Manuel Miranda: Creativity and Compassion
Mar 21, 2018 • 28 min
At the famed Apollo Theater in New York City, Oprah sits down with Lin-Manuel Miranda, the genius behind the Tony-, Grammy- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical “Hamilton.” Lin-Manuel shares behind-the-scenes stories and insights into how he wrote and…
Trevor Noah: Born a Crime
Mar 19, 2018 • 28 min
In his interview with Oprah at the famed Apollo Theater in New York City, Trevor Noah, the late-night comedy host and best-selling author of “Born a Crime,” discusses his childhood in South Africa, his mother who risked her life to raise him, and his…
Jimmy Kimmel: What Do You Stand For?
Mar 14, 2018 • 54 min
Oprah speaks to joke-teller-turned-truth-teller Jimmy Kimmel about the watershed year that changed his personal life and public image. Jimmy reflects on hosting the Oscars, losing his mentor Don Rickles, turning 50 and speaking out on gun control. He also…
Salma Hayek Pinault: Making Peace with Yourself
Mar 12, 2018 • 31 min
In her interview with Oprah at Harlem’s famed Apollo Theater, activist, producer and Oscar-nominated actress Salma Hayek Pinault reveals why she published her personal essay in The New York Times titled “Harvey Weinstein Is My Monster Too.” Salma opens up…
Salma Hayek Pinault: More to Say About Harvey Weinstein, Aging and Gratitude
Mar 12, 2018 • 37 min
After Oprah and Salma Hayek Pinault’s conversation at the Apollo Theater in New York City, Harvey Weinstein issued a statement through his spokesperson in which he “deeply apologizes for any pain [Salma] has suffered as a result of his behavior or…
Stephen Colbert: Finding Your Stride
Mar 7, 2018 • 29 min
In an interview at Harlem’s famed Apollo Theater, Stephen Colbert, host of “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” and best-selling author, discusses his nightly talk show, the times we live in and his deep-rooted Catholic faith. Stephen opens up about the…
Oprah at the Apollo, Part 2: Stephen Colbert, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Yara Shahidi, Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson
Mar 5, 2018 • 37 min
In another special edition of “Oprah’s SuperSoul Conversations,” Oprah continues her one-on-one interviews at Harlem’s world-famous Apollo Theater. Stephen Colbert, the best-selling author and host of “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” discusses the…
Jordan Peele: Can Film Change Our Culture?
Feb 28, 2018 • 29 min
For the first time, Oprah sits down with Jordan Peele, the funnyman-turned-screenwriter/producer/director, for a one-on-one conversation at the world-famous Apollo Theater in New York City. Jordan shares the stories behind his groundbreaking film “Get…
Oprah at the Apollo, Part 1: Jordan Peele, Salma Hayek Pinault and Trevor Noah
Feb 26, 2018 • 38 min
In this special edition of “SuperSoul Conversations,” Oprah welcomes Jordan Peele, Salma Hayek Pinault and Trevor Noah to the legendary Apollo Theater in New York City for one-on-one conversations. Writer, director and producer Jordan Peele discusses his…
Dani Shapiro: What Do You Believe?
Feb 21, 2018 • 33 min
Best-selling author Dani Shapiro discusses one of life’s biggest questions: What do you believe? When Dani’s young son asked her what happens when we die, she realized that she didn’t know what she truly believed. This question inspired a spiritual quest…
Carl Lentz: A New Generation of Spiritual Seekers
Feb 19, 2018 • 33 min
Carl Lentz is a lead pastor at Hillsong Church in New York City and is the dynamic force behind one of the most talked-about new congregations in American Christianity. His come-as-you-are approach to faith appeals to a new generation of spiritual…
Reese Witherspoon: It’s About Time
Feb 14, 2018 • 13 min
In light of the Time’s Up and #MeToo movements, Reese Witherspoon, the producer, activist and Oscar- and Emmy-winning actress, discusses her own story of being sexually assaulted by a director when she was just 16 years old. She also shares her reaction…
Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling: Brave New Worlds
Feb 14, 2018 • 40 min
Oprah sits down with Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling, her co-stars from the film “A Wrinkle in Time,” for a lively conversation about ambition, guardian angels, learning to say no, and the pressures women face in today’s culture. Reese and Mindy…
Ram Dass: The Life of a Spiritual Teacher
Feb 12, 2018 • 23 min
In a rare interview at his home on the Hawaiian island of Maui, cultural icon Ram Dass sits down with Oprah to discuss his role as a global spiritual teacher. Born in 1931 to a wealthy family outside of Boston, Richard Alpert was the star of his family.…
Janet Mock: Redefining Realness
Feb 7, 2018 • 36 min
Janet Mock, the transgender advocate, television host and New York Times best-selling author, discusses her powerful journey, the importance of speaking your truth, and becoming the person you know you were always meant to be. Janet offers insight into…
Amy Purdy: The Power of Visualization
Feb 5, 2018 • 31 min
After losing both her legs at age 19 as a result of bacterial meningitis, Amy Purdy survived to lead a life of extraordinary accomplishments. She embodies inner strength as she continues to overcome obstacles and serve as a role model for those who have…
Brian Grazer: The Secret to a Bigger Life
Jan 31, 2018 • 32 min
From “A Beautiful Mind” to “Empire,” Brian Grazer has produced some of the greatest films and television shows of the past 40 years. Time magazine named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world. Brian sits down with Oprah to discuss his…
Thomas Moore: A Religion of One’s Own
Jan 29, 2018 • 36 min
Religious scholar, psychotherapist and former monk Thomas Moore has dedicated his life to exploring the questions at the heart of theology. Thomas’ classic 1992 book, “Care of the Soul,” redefined spirituality in the modern age, and now he believes we are…
Dr. Maya Angelou, Part 2: Best Advice She Ever Received
Jan 24, 2018 • 25 min
Oprah’s heart-to-heart conversation with the late Dr. Maya Angelou continues. Dr. Angelou shares some of her greatest life lessons on aging brilliantly and living with gratitude. She is moved to tears as she recalls the revelation that changed her life…
Dr. Maya Angelou, Part 1: 9 Words That Changed Her Life
Jan 22, 2018 • 29 min
In the first of a special two-part podcast, Oprah has a conversation with her beloved mentor, the late poet, author, icon and activist Dr. Maya Angelou. She’s also the woman Oprah called her mother, sister and friend for more than 30 years. Oprah says,…
RuPaul Charles: We’re All In Drag
Jan 17, 2018 • 48 min
Underneath his over-the-top hair, makeup and outfits, RuPaul Charles believes that at the core “we’re born naked and the rest is drag.” It’s a radical way of interpreting who we are, but whatever we claim as our identity is considered our drag, he says. A…
Lynne Twist: The Soul of Money
Jan 15, 2018 • 30 min
Would you like to expand your wealth and improve your relationship with money? Lynne Twist, author of the groundbreaking book “The Soul of Money,” exposes three deep-seated financial myths and explains how letting go of these beliefs can align our money…
Rob Bell: Let’s Talk About God
Jan 10, 2018 • 31 min
Time magazine named Pastor Rob Bell “one of the most influential Christian leaders in the country.” Rob’s progressive and unique interpretation of the Bible considers new ways of thinking about God, religion and faith. In his book “What We Talk About When…
Paul Williams and Tracey Jackson: A Better You Through Trust and Gratitude
Jan 8, 2018 • 31 min
Paul Williams is the songwriting legend behind hits such as Barbra Streisand’s Oscar-winning song, “Evergreen,” Kermit the Frog’s beloved “Rainbow Connection” and the Carpenters classic “We’ve Only Just Begun.” Paul says that, at the height of his fame,…
Gretchen Rubin: 8 Rules to Happiness
Jan 3, 2018 • 35 min
A graduate of Yale Law School, Gretchen Rubin spent a year doing scientific research and practical projects in an attempt to discover how to lead a happier life. This experiment of self-discovery led to her New York Times bestselling book and phenomenon…
Geneen Roth: Conscious Eating
Jan 1, 2018 • 35 min
New York Times bestselling author and weight loss pioneer Geneen Roth was one of the first people to link compulsive eating and perpetual dieting with deeply personal and spiritual issues that go far beyond food, weight and body image. Geneen believes…
Norman Lear: Lessons on Longevity
Dec 27, 2017 • 33 min
He’s the creator of some of the most groundbreaking shows in television history. Legendary producer, writer and director Norman Lear talks about changing the landscape of TV, his life as a spiritual seeker and his political activism. Norman shares…
Jack Canfield: Fulfilling Your Soul’s Purpose
Dec 25, 2017 • 31 min
How do you find your purpose? Jack Canfield is co-creator of the worldwide phenomenon “Chicken Soup for the Soul” book series, which has sold more than 110 million copies and been translated into more than 43 languages. Based on the lessons in his New…
Shawn Achor, Part 2: How to Find Happiness in Today’s World
Dec 20, 2017 • 26 min
The conversation with Harvard-trained researcher and New York Times bestselling author Shawn Achor continues. Shawn offers advice on how to turn down the noise of the electronic, hyper-connected world we live in, which he says is blocking us from true…
Shawn Achor, Part 1: The Secrets of Happy People
Dec 18, 2017 • 27 min
Do you want to be happier? Harvard-trained researcher and bestselling author Shawn Achor shares his simple, achievable steps to diminish depression, increase joy, and shift our perspective to be more positive. Shawn brings to life his research on the…
Sebastian Junger: The Quest for a Tribe
Dec 13, 2017 • 39 min
Sebastian Junger, the New York Times bestselling author of “The Perfect Storm” and “War,” discusses his newest book “Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging.” Sebastian challenges us to rethink some of our culture’s most fundamental ideas about purpose and…
Pema Chödrön: Dealing with Difficult Times
Dec 11, 2017 • 34 min
Born in New York City, Pema Chödrön is one of the first Western women to be fully ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist nun. Pema explains how difficult times can be an opportunity for growth and change if you’re willing to embrace the situation and the feelings…
Mariel Hemingway and Bobby Williams: Finding Soul Connections
Dec 6, 2017 • 32 min
Would you like more fun, love, laughter and adventure in your life? Oscar-nominated actress and best-selling author Mariel Hemingway and her boyfriend, Bobby Williams, a stuntman and extreme athlete, say they have the answers to living a simpler, more…
Cheryl Strayed: Brave Enough
Dec 4, 2017 • 28 min
The New York Times best-selling author Cheryl Strayed talks to Oprah about her book “Brave Enough,” a collection of her own quotes, which Cheryl describes as a “mini instruction manual for the soul.” Cheryl also says the book urges readers toward their…
Elizabeth Gilbert, Part 2: What Is a Soul Mate?
Nov 29, 2017 • 32 min
Oprah’s conversation with New York Times best-selling author Elizabeth Gilbert continues. Elizabeth shares what she knows for sure about love, happiness and what it means to be a soul mate. Elizabeth says, “A true soul mate is a mirror, the person who…
Elizabeth Gilbert, Part 1: Your Life’s Calling
Nov 27, 2017 • 31 min
Elizabeth Gilbert’s 2006 memoir, “Eat, Pray, Love,” sparked a global conversation about what it means to fulfill your life’s purpose. Elizabeth opens up about the soulful lessons she learned from her yearlong quest around the world. She also discusses how…
Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor: “My Stroke of Insight”
Nov 22, 2017 • 37 min
Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor, a Harvard-trained brain scientist, describes how a massive stroke gave her a second chance at life. Dr. Jill couldn’t walk, talk or remember her own name, but she was able to turn this life-changing experience into a spiritual…
David Brooks: The Road to Character
Nov 20, 2017 • 33 min
New York Times columnist, political pundit and bestselling author David Brooks reveals how we can discover and build a stronger, more meaningful moral character and deeper inner life. David shares his personal and well-researched path on the road to “save…
Shonda Rhimes: Change Your Life By Saying “Yes” (And “No” Too)
Nov 15, 2017 • 35 min
Prolific TV show creator, writer and executive producer Shonda Rhimes reflects on her memoir “Year of Yes.” The force behind the hit shows “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Scandal” and “How to Get Away with Murder,” Shonda explains how saying “yes” for one year allowed…
Former Vice President Joe Biden: Hardship, Hope and Purpose
Nov 13, 2017 • 37 min
Former Vice President Joe Biden reflects on his political career and his personal tragedies. The vice president shares how his faith informed his toughest moments, including his decision not to run for president and the death of his beloved son Beau. He…
Marie Forleo, Gabrielle Bernstein and Mastin Kipp: 9 Ways to Become More Spiritual
Nov 8, 2017 • 37 min
Three young, socially aware thought leaders from the next generation of soulful thinkers, Marie Forleo, Mastin Kipp and Gabrielle Bernstein, share their unique perspectives and open up about the life-changing events that began their spiritual journeys.…
Oprah’s Book: “The Wisdom of Sundays”
Nov 6, 2017 • 39 min
In a special edition of “Oprah’s SuperSoul Conversations,” Oprah presents her latest New York Times number one best-selling book, “The Wisdom of Sundays: Life-Changing Insights from Super Soul Conversations,” with an episode filled with Oprah’s most…
Ali MacGraw: Aging, Love and Sobriety
Nov 1, 2017 • 31 min
In 1994, iconic actress and author Ali MacGraw left Los Angeles and moved to Santa Fe in order to live her spiritual journey more fully. In a frank conversation, Ali discusses what she’s come to know about aging with grace, shares the real-life lessons in…
Brother David Steindl-Rast: Happiness Begins with Gratitude
Oct 30, 2017 • 29 min
Benedictine monk, author and scholar Brother David Steindl-Rast guides us to the source of lasting joy and the essence of grateful living. He invites listeners to exercise gratefulness as a spiritual practice and a source of well-being that can be…
Dr. Michael Bernard Beckwith: Manifest the Life of Your Dreams
Oct 25, 2017 • 30 min
Dr. Michael Bernard Beckwith, spiritual pioneer and founder of the renowned Agape International Spiritual Center, offers several practices for manifesting the kind of life you want. He explains that letting go, shifting your vibration and living with…
Eckhart Tolle: Free Yourself From Anxiety, Stress and Unhappiness
Oct 23, 2017 • 31 min
Visionary thought leader and author of “A New Earth,” Eckhart Tolle explains his view of where we are in the state of the new Earth today. With a shift that has separated millions of Americans, Eckhart teaches us how to lift the pain that can show up for…
DeVon Franklin and Meagan Good: Sex Worth Waiting For
Oct 18, 2017 • 26 min
Hollywood power couple DeVon Franklin and Meagan Good discuss their faith, courtship and marriage as well as the spiritual keys to their successful relationship. They candidly share how celibacy allowed them to form a deeper, more soulful connection. In…
David and Francine Wheeler: Life After Loss
Oct 16, 2017 • 32 min
On December 14, 2012, the unthinkable happened when a lone gunman shot and killed 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. One of the lives lost that day belonged to 6-year-old Ben Wheeler. Ben’s parents,…
Shaka Senghor: Prison Taught Him the Power of Love, Forgiveness and Redemption
Oct 11, 2017 • 34 min
Oprah calls this interview one of the most powerful in her career. Author, mentor and criminal justice activist Shaka Senghor turned his life around after spending 19 years in prison and solitary confinement for committing second-degree murder. During his…
Phil Jackson: The Soul of Success
Oct 9, 2017 • 35 min
They call him the Zen Master. Legendary NBA coach Phil Jackson says that when he began coaching the Chicago Bulls, and later the Los Angeles Lakers, he drew upon the Zen philosophy of mindfulness to help build both teams. He used tai chi, yoga and…
Michael Singer: Free Yourself from Negative Thoughts
Oct 4, 2017 • 33 min
His New York Times number one best-seller, “The Untethered Soul,” is one of the books that is always on Oprah’s nightstand. Author and spiritual teacher Michael Singer reveals practical methods for allowing feelings to pass through you without taking over…
Shirley MacLaine: A Legendary Seeker
Oct 2, 2017 • 25 min
During her iconic 60-year Hollywood career, Oscar-winning actress Shirley MacLaine was also a pioneer by being outspoken in her beliefs about spirituality, meditation and reincarnation. Oprah calls Shirley one of her “great spiritual teachers.” This…
Nate Berkus: Surviving the Storm
Sep 27, 2017 • 32 min
Oprah’s conversation continues with award-winning interior designer and best-selling author Nate Berkus. Nate describes how he picked up the pieces of his life after surviving the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, which claimed more than 200,000 lives in several…
Nate Berkus: Design for Your Spirit
Sep 25, 2017 • 33 min
How does your home make you feel? Does it lift you up or soothe your soul? Our surroundings greet us each morning and welcome us home each night. Award-winning interior designer Nate Berkus reveals how design can bring beauty, meaning and memories to our…
Sister Joan Chittister: Two Words That Can Change the World
Sep 20, 2017 • 31 min
Life changing wisdom and insights from one of America’s key spiritual voices. Sister Joan Chittister is a Roman Catholic nun and author of over 50 books. She’s a tireless advocate of justice, peace and equality, especially for women, all over the world.
Don Miguel Ruiz: Find Freedom, Happiness and Love
Sep 18, 2017 • 26 min
It’s the book that Ellen DeGeneres recommended to Oprah. Renowned spiritual teacher and best-selling author don Miguel Ruiz believes there are four agreements that, if applied in your daily life, will bring you freedom, happiness and love. His revered…
Howard Schultz: Pouring Your Heart into Your Business
Sep 14, 2017 • 34 min
Can a company have a soul? Oprah interviews the executive chairman of Starbucks Coffee Company, Howard Schultz, who shares his inspiring story of rising from the Brooklyn housing projects to becoming one of the most innovative business leaders of our…
Pastor A.R. Bernard: Four Things Women Want from a Man
Sep 11, 2017 • 38 min
Pastor A.R. Bernard is the founder of the largest church in New York City, Brooklyn’s Christian Cultural Center. In his book “Four Things Women Want from a Man,” Pastor Bernard reveals the qualities men need to have for a happy, lasting relationship. The…
Cookie Johnson: Why She Stood by Magic Through It All
Sep 7, 2017 • 30 min
Cookie Johnson, wife of NBA legend, entrepreneur and philanthropist Earvin “Magic” Johnson, opens up about how her deep faith and spiritual beliefs have guided her through some of life’s darkest challenges. She reveals how her husband’s HIV diagnosis…
President Jimmy Carter: His Prayers from Inside the White House
Sep 4, 2017 • 34 min
The former U.S. President and Nobel Peace Prize winner discusses how his faith guided him and how his global influence grew after he left the White House. He also opens up about the secret to his over 70-year marriage to former First Lady Rosalynn.…
Rainn Wilson: Why Are We Really Here?
Aug 30, 2017 • 28 min
Actor Rainn Wilson of “The Office” fame comes with his own list of “Life’s Big Questions.” Rainn reveals his uniquely spiritual upbringing and how it has affected every aspect of his life. Rainn also discusses his meaningful digital platform,…
Mitch Albom: The Dying Know the Secrets to a Good Life
Aug 28, 2017 • 39 min
It’s been twenty years since Mitch wrote about the most impactful life lessons he learned from his former professor, Morrie Schwartz, who was dying from ALS. Mitch chronicled their weekly visits in one of the best-selling memoirs of all time, “Tuesdays…
Alanis Morissette: Is Happiness Temporary? (Maybe That’s Okay)
Aug 23, 2017 • 33 min
Grammy award-winning singer/songwriter Alanis Morissette reflects on passion, art and the spiritual lessons that helped her become grounded. Alanis is candid about the toll that fame took on her life. After admitting she didn’t laugh for two years, Alanis…
India.Arie, Part 2: Refresh Your Spiritual Roots
Aug 16, 2017 • 30 min
In Part 2 of Oprah’s conversation with India.Arie, a member of Oprah’s SuperSoul 100, the Grammy winner reveals how she returned to her spiritual roots, regained her energy and rediscovered her true identity. Oprah says, “India’s honesty and openness…
India.Arie, Part 1: Why She Walked Away from Music
Aug 14, 2017 • 30 min
Do you ever feel spiritually exhausted but aren’t sure how to replenish or reconnect to your soul? Multiplatinum-selling singer India.Arie opens up about hitting rock bottom and ignoring the signs that her “soul was sick.” The Grammy winner tells Oprah…
Joel Osteen: The Two Powerful Words That Can Change Your Life
Aug 11, 2017 • 33 min
Learn how to manifest the life you want with two simple words. Pastor Joel Osteen, one of America’s most influential religious leaders, discusses personal success, the power behind the words we speak and how each of us can make a difference. Oprah says…
Deepak Chopra: Meditation 101
Aug 10, 2017 • 34 min
What is the best time of day to meditate? How much time should you meditate each day? What is a mantra? Listen as renowned spiritual pioneer Deepak Chopra demystifies meditation and answers the most frequently asked questions. Oprah has known Deepak for…
Paulo Coelho, Part 2: Your Journey of Self-Discovery
Aug 10, 2017 • 26 min
Oprah’s conversation with best-selling author Paulo Coelho continues from his home in Switzerland. In Part 2, Paulo shares his unique spiritual journey and how he never lost faith in his personal dream.
Paulo Coelho, Part 1: What If the Universe Conspired in Your Favor?
Aug 9, 2017 • 30 min
Why are you really here? What is your personal purpose on earth? In an extraordinarily rare interview from his home in Switzerland, Paulo Coelho, the author of The Alchemist, one of the best-selling books of all time, answers life’s biggest questions. He…
Arianna Huffington: What Will Be Your Spiritual Wake-up Call?
Aug 9, 2017 • 30 min
Is your life in overdrive? Are you frantic, stretched thin, doing too much with too little time? Entrepreneur and media mogul Arianna Huffington discusses the unexpected spiritual wake-up call that shifted her entire perception of success and what makes…
Tracy Morgan: What His Near-Death Experience Taught Him About How to Live
Aug 9, 2017 • 36 min
Superstar comedian Tracy Morgan, of “Saturday Night Live” and “30 Rock” fame, opens up about the near-death experience he had after a horrific multicar crash in 2014. While in a coma, Tracy encountered his late father, who told him, “I’m not ready for…
Glennon Doyle: The Power of Embracing Your Messy, Beautiful Life
Aug 8, 2017 • 31 min
How to use a crisis as a springboard to a truer life. After a setback, how do you rise up instead of giving up? Glennon Doyle, best-selling author and creator of the popular online community Momastery, explains how sharing the truth of our lives is the…
Iyanla Vanzant, Part 2: Back from the Brink
Aug 8, 2017 • 34 min
Oprah continues her conversation with life coach Iyanla Vanzant, who reveals how she came back from the brink of suicide and survived her daughter’s tragic death. Iyanla explains how she uses the lessons she’s learned throughout her life to help others in…
Iyanla Vanzant, Part 1: Put the Pieces Back Together and Find Peace
Aug 8, 2017 • 33 min
Spiritual teacher/author/life coach Iyanla Vanzant sifts through the tragedies, misfortune and abuse she suffered in her early life. Iyanla opens up about how she was able to reinvent herself and claim the life she knew she was destined to live.
Sheryl Sandberg: How to Build Resilience and Find Joy After Loss
Aug 7, 2017 • 40 min
Cutting-edge research and advice on how to move forward after life’s inevitable setbacks, and how to build up your own resilience practically. Applying the lessons she learned after the unexpected death of her beloved husband, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg…
Brené Brown Part 2: Living with a Whole Heart
Aug 7, 2017 • 28 min
How to conquer shame and live with a whole heart. This is Part 2 of Oprah’s interview with renowned researcher Dr. Brené Brown. Oprah calls this an “aha-a-minute conversation!”
Brené Brown Part 1: Daring Greatly
Aug 7, 2017 • 35 min
What is the real catalyst for human connection, and can we make our lives more meaningful through vulnerability? Oprah asks Dr. Brené Brown, a professor, New York Times best-selling author and nationally acclaimed speaker.
An Introduction
Jul 27, 2017 • 1 min
Awaken, discover and connect to the deeper meaning of the world around you with SuperSoul. Hear Oprah’s personal selection of her interviews with thought-leaders, best-selling authors, spiritual luminaries, as well as health and wellness experts. All…