The Unusual Buddha Podcast

The Unusual Buddha Podcast
Bringing you Buddhist philosophy, spirituality, and, meditation in a raw and humorous way. We want to bring no nonsense meditation advice and how-to’s, interviews with unique practitioners, and, do it all in an entertaining way. Feel free to like share comment and favorite us on Anchor! So pop a lotus with us and let’s talk meditation. For our blog checkout If you would like to help support us and what we do and get in on some awesome exclusives visit Support this podcast:

The Unusual Buddha Interviews Heidi Camuti
May 22 • 53 min
In this podcast exclusive Jim Martin, founder of The Unusual Buddha, interviews Heidi Camuti, once an ABC producer turned yoga instructor and meditation teacher. An interesting person with an interesting perspective. We talk about her transition to yoga…
Loving-Kindness, A How-to
May 5 • 8 min
This is the audio version of a video we made for our the students in our course. This is the 3rd of the 4 styles we’re covering. Loving Kindness creates compassion and empathy specifically for people you don’t know well and even those you don’t like at…
Unusual Conversations, Emotions as related to Ego, a roundtable
Apr 14 • 31 min
This a round table discussion with Zen vlogger and podcaster Duane Toops, Dana Gornall, a driving force at The Tattooed Buddha, and, Nelly and Jim of The Unusual Buddha. Here we have open discussion about emotions as related to ego. Duane is one of the…
Serenity Meditation with Jim Martin of The Unusual Buddha
Apr 9 • 19 min
This is audio from a video I recently made for a course I’m working on called Meditation, Doing the Work. We gave our patrons the opportunity to kick the tires first on this one. This course has been a dream of mine for some time. It will be free forever!…
Mindful Monday, 5 Minutes of Mindfulness, Upon Waking
Mar 25 • 6 min
In this one Jim lays out a mindfulness body scan exercise in less than 5 minutes. Enjoy —- Support this podcast:
The Unusual Buddha Interviews Scott Tusa
Feb 22 • 73 min
In this episode we interview Scott Tusa. He is an outstanding teacher in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, out of Brooklyn, with a unique perspective on the Dharma. We cover lineage, student teacher responsibilities, and, we discuss Scott’s 9 years as a…
Where the Mind Goes When We Meditate
Feb 10 • 14 min
Here we discuss meditation and where the mind goes, how to direct it and avoid the alleys it may lead to. This one is informative but not overly technical. Enjoy —- Support this podcast:
The Unusual Buddha Interviews artist Chris Malidore
Jan 20 • 48 min
Latest episode of The Unusual Buddha. In this one we interview Illustrator and avid meditator Chris Malidore. Look for him at and to support his work through —- Support this podcast:…
Spirituality and Religion v. Depression
Jan 3 • 11 min
In this episode we discuss 2 studies which cast spirituality in 2 completely different lights. Some of it may be counter intuitive to you. Enjoy —- Support this podcast:
The Unusual Buddha Q&A
Dec 20, 2018 • 13 min
In this episode we answer some questions that were emailed in by fans of our pages and blog plus we lay out some of what we’ve been up to. —- Support this podcast: