Within Us

Within Us

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Wellness. Wisdom. Wonder. This is what we find when we look within. Yet, in today’s world, it’s easy to become distracted by what’s around us. Azriela Jankovic, a passionate educator and coach, interviews a myriad of experts who believe in our power to persist in the face of challenges, and spread light in this world when faced with darkness. This is the place for expert advice to enhance your life. Within Us waters and nurtures the seeds of joy, purpose, and spiritual connection that you have been naturally endowed with. Awaken in any moment, an opportunity to begin anew.


How to Live with More Presence and Purpose - An Interview with Benjamin Epstein, Ph,D., Psychologist and Author
Feb 12 • 71 min
Mindfulness has become a buzz word in many different circles recently, but what is this craze all about and why is mindfulness being touted as the answer to so many of life’s perplexing problems? In today’s episode, we delve into this topic - what…
How to Talk to Yourself So that You will Flourish: with Guest Marc Cordon on the Power of Self Talk
Feb 5 • 70 min
Do you talk to yourself? Chances are that the answer is yes. In today’s episode, guest Marc Cordon shares the story of how he discovered the transformational power of intentional self-talk. He shares his journey to joy, and what inspired him to become an…
The Healing Power of Hope - Kaley Zeitouni on Her Miraculous Healing Journey
Jan 29 • 64 min
In this episode, Azriela interviews Kaley Zeitouni, who at a very young age was diagnosed with a devastating disease. She recalls her journey over the past two decades - what she did and how she thought in order to deal with the challenges posed by a…
EP 18: How to Supercharge Your Healing with Andrew David Shiller, M.D.
Jan 22 • 62 min
The rates of depression, anxiety, and chronic pain are at an all time high. Today, more than ever, people of all ages and backgrounds are suffering from the debilitating effects of these illnesses. In today’s episode, Azriela interviews Dr. Andrew David…
EP 17: Hope for the Best, Make Peace with the Rest: An Interview with Beloved Poet Philosopher, Noah benShea
Jan 13 • 41 min
Noah benShea is one of North America’s most beloved poet philosophers. He’s been nominated for the Pulitzer prize, spoken in places such as the Library of Congress, and he has been published by Oxford University Press. In this episode of Within Us, he…
EP 16: How to Give the Gift of Your Presence at Celebrations and Events - With Adena Mark Kapon of A to Z Events Israel
Dec 23, 2019 • 38 min
As the holiday season is upon us, its a great idea to stay present with what really matters. How can we make the most out of our time with friends and family? How can we avoid unnecessary stress and tap in to the joy of celebrating? Adena Mark Kapon knows…
EP 15: A Bit of Calm for Our World - With Helen Abelesz, Life Coach
Dec 20, 2019 • 51 min
In today’s busy world, it is more important than ever to to slow down. That’s what this episode is all about. We can consider our intentions, paying mind to what we’re doing - as today’s guest Helen Abelesz explains, not just because other people are…
EP 14: How to Build Your Spiritual Life Raft…. Joyfully! - With Musician and Author Sam Glaser
Dec 16, 2019 • 44 min
In this week’s episode, Azriela speaks with singer - songwriter- inspirational speaker and author, Sam Glaser, all about how to live joyfully. Sam shares ways in which we can live joyfully - even through difficult times in life - by creating a…
EP 13: An Awakening for All - Dr. Rivkah Lambert Adler and the ‘Torah School for the Nations’
Dec 8, 2019 • 47 min
Torah, also known as ‘The Five Books of Moses’ and its related writings, or ‘The Old Testament,’ is the best selling book of all time and one of the most influential documents in human history. The original Hebrew texts are largely studied in Jewish…
EP 12: How to Design and Redesign a Happy Marriage - with Daniella Rudoff, ‘The Marriage Architect’
Nov 26, 2019 • 56 min
Whether you’re single and looking for that special someone, or you’re in a relationship, or even married … Daniella Rudoff’s advice and wisdom on love and marriage in this episode may really surprise you, and… inspire you. She speaks with Azi about her…
BONUS EP: How to Experience Miracles - from “Beyond All Things: Insights to Awaken Joy, Purpose, and Spiritual Connection”
Nov 24, 2019 • 13 min
Which one is a bigger miracle? Holding a 1,000 pound rock over your head for a minute, or holding that same rock over your head for a thousand years? It is easy to walk through life without noticing the miracle that we are living in - the miracle that we…
EP: 11 How Can I Try to Help You Today? With Special Guest Akiva Fuld
Nov 18, 2019 • 40 min
“How can I try to help you?” is Akiva Fuld’s famous question. When he began posting this question on social media, he had no idea what kind of snowball effect his simple act of kindness would have. Today, Akiva Fuld’s Facebook group “How Can I Try to Help…
EP: 10 How to Win at Anything - With Beatie Deutsch - “Marathon Mother”
Nov 13, 2019 • 51 min
When Beatie Deutsch signed up for her first marathon in October 2015, she wasn’t even a regular runner. Over the next four months of training for this first race, it became clear to her that she had, as she explains ‘been giving the gift of running.’ She…
Masterminding- How To and a Quick Overview
Nov 7, 2019 • 7 min
A quick overview on the concept of masterminding - creating a space to share knowledge. We are surrounded by people who know things that we do not. In business, relationships, and in personal growth, strategically sharing knowledge can enhance our…
EP 08: From Inner Critic to Inner-Confidante- How This Gal is SO Happy - With Mariam Berzon
Oct 29, 2019 • 37 min
Mariam speaks with Azriela about how we can live happier. She shares a bit about her background and growing up in a supportive, take-action, and athletic family, and how that planted the seeds for her positive outlook on life. Inspired by sports and…
Insights on Awe, Staying Inspired, and Living with Purpose
Oct 26, 2019 • 13 min
This episode, a short insight inspired by the weekly portion of guidance, provides insights about how to live inspired, with purpose, and aligned with our highest selves. While the biblical account of creation as told in the Torah (Hebrew for ‘Guidance’)…
How to Simplify Your Life, with Rebekah Saltzman, Journey to Organization (and Zero Waste)
Oct 23, 2019 • 50 min
We live in a time of more material abundance than ever, but as Rebekah Saltzman explains, our stuff may be making us work too hard. How can we own our stuff without letting it own us? Simplify our lives to free up our time? Make our spaces easy and…
The Power of Gentle Words - In our Parenting, In Teaching, and In Life
Oct 11, 2019 • 44 min
In this talk, Azriela reflects on the concept from King Solomon that “Gentle words of the wise are heard but a harsh word stirs up anger.” She shares two challenges that were brought to her for consultation - the first from a teacher struggling to manage…
How to Awaken At-One-Ment
Oct 8, 2019 • 19 min
Inspired by the upcoming day of Atonement on the Jewish/ Hebrew calendar, this episode introduces a teaching about Nothingness, and the power of Nothingness to help us move toward self-compassion, forgiveness, and new beginnings. Two meditative practices…
How to Live Your Purpose - with Robin L. Owens, Ph,D.
Oct 7, 2019 • 50 min
In this conversation, Azriela speaks with an expert on ‘life purpose,’ Dr. Robin L. Owens. She shares her journey to discovering not only her own purpose, but to a place of understanding why living on purpose is just so important for everyone. The…
How to Upgrade Your Consciousness - Two Principles of the Spiritual Masters with Special Guest Leah Aharoni
Sep 28, 2019 • 47 min
In this episode of Within All Things, Azriela speaks with a fascinating woman, Leah Aharoni, about her spiritual journey as well as two foundational ideas of the Jewish spiritual masters of centuries past. Their Kabbalah inspired ideas are simple to…
EP 01: How Our Beliefs Shape Reality : Welcome to Within All Things
Sep 25, 2019 • 20 min
From meditation gardens, to on-the-ground research in impoverished urban schools, to spiritual institutions in Jerusalem… This episode is an intro to our show and a bit about why host Dr. Azriela Jankovic is just so lit up about the power of belief. Did…