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Pope Francis just gave this TED talk and what are you doing with your life

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We already knew that Pope Francis was a great communicator, but this is something new. 

The pontiff made a surprise recorded appearance at a TED talk conference calling on the world’s powerful leaders to “act humbly” and urging solidarity to overcome a “culture of waste” that has left people behind. 

“The more powerful you are, the more your actions will have an impact on people, the more responsible you are to act humbly,” Francis, seated at a desk in Vatican City, said.

“You will end up hurting yourself and those around you, if you don’t connect your power with humility and tenderness.” Read more…

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In a global first, TED Talks to be produced as a Hindi TV show with Shah Rukh Khan as host

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In a first, TED has partnered with a major network and a big star to produce a show based on TED Talks in a language other than English, it said Thursday. The show will be hosted by Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan. 

TED has collaborated with Star India, a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox, to produce the series TED Talks India: Nayi Soch. (Hindi for New Thinking.) The show will air on Star Plus later this year. 

“I believe TED Talks India-Nayi Soch will inspire many minds across India. It is a concept I connected with instantly, as I believe that the media is perhaps the single most powerful vehicle to inspire change,” Shah Rukh Khan said in a press statement.  Read more…

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