The Weekly with ChoubeyJi is an infotainment show available for free on YouTube. The show has moved into its second season this year after a very successful first season. This season got more insightful, knowledge rich and entertaining. It is a complete package where Anupam Anand, the host, talks about current topics by relating them to events in the history of our nation and the world as and when required.
We got a chance to talk to Anupam Anand and understand the idea behind this show as the first season received lots of love from the audience garnering more than a million views on all the platforms. Anupam says The basic ideology of this show is to give people logical and practical perspectives to build a nation with skills, understanding and maturity. The show focuses on the upcoming digitally dependent generation that lacks interpersonal human skills or say basic common sense. India is the youngest country right now till 2050 and if we don’t discuss personality development and self-awareness, we might not become a superpower rather we still will be SERVING other superpower nations like America.
The Weekly with ChoubeyJi Season 2 brings you these topics to think about.
• Reason behind Boycott Bollywood
Ever since the unfortunate incidents that took place during 1st wave of Covid, Bollywood has been a target for the audience and Boycott Bollywood trends every now and then on Social Media. What’s the reason behind this mindset of the audience who are adamant on Boycott Bollywood? And is it bad or good for Indian Cinema as a whole?
• Why Atmanirbhar Bharat is the only way to become a developed country
The whole country is of the view that Atmanirbhar Bharat is a campaign given by Mr. Modi to inspire business people and startups to make in India and improve the country. But, Anupam dives into a different viewpoint wherein he lets us know how it is not just for some business people but for all of us. Us humans. How to become Atmanirbhar! Why is it important to be Atmanirbhar? And, what are the benefits of being Atmanirbhar?
• Live in Relationship is useful or not
A taboo in society but considered a great concept by late millennials and Gen Zs, Live In Relationship is a complex topic that required simplification from the expert himself. Anupam shares a different outlook on the pros and cons of Live in Relationship, and why it is the need of this generation in order to improve the quality of various human associations. Anupam also talks about the recent cases that happened in India with regards to live in relationships in order to make various stances clear for his audience.
• The War of Religions
People of Each religion(or belief) in this world claim to be the most intelligent and the superior ones. Each claims itself to be the earliest, and each one of them has its own ideologies. Something that’s wrong in a particular tradition might be right in the other and this never-ending discussion on religion goes on. Anupam’s explanation would help you grab some real facts and figures in order to have better clarity of things.
• Necessity of Government Jobs
With a huge number of young people in India that consists of a huge number of both employed and unemployed people, there is a sense of superiority when it comes to Government jobs. You must have tumbled across at least one meme or one real-life incident wherein it is derived that having a government job makes you superior. Be it marriage, society or your family. Government jobs creep into your life every now and then, is it important? Or is it not? Anupam talks in full length about this elephant in the room.
• Event Industry and People behind the stage
The event Industry is a huge industry with more than 130 billion rupees worth. Being from the event industry, Anupam decided to talk about the things that happen behind the scenes in the industry. All the what, why and hows of the audience will be properly answered in this episode.
• Legacy of North v/s South Indian languages
A lot of fuss on social media about Hindi being the national language or Tamil being the oldest language of the civilization. Anupam brings a neutral viewpoint from his experience of living both in North and South India for a significant time. He opens up layers on why North Indians find it difficult to speak South Indian Languages and why is it not vice versa!
• How Internet forces you to buy things?
Ever wondered why you end up buying things that are not necessities but you just want to have them in your house? Take, for instance, a quirky poster, you don’t actually need it but you buy it anyway because it looks aesthetic and Instagrammable. Anupam opens up on the psychology behind this and he also explains how technology is taking over the control of human behaviour.
• Lack of Intelligence/Common Sense
There’s a saying that Common Sense is not very common. Why is it said? There’s a lack of logical reasoning and understanding in present time and that’s why understanding common sense is very important. Anupam brings forward perspectives that will make audience think hard about their common sense and intelligence.
• Body Language is something that should be learnt consciously
Body language gives away a lot of information about a person, consciously or unconsciously. Your body language is a very important ingredient in your success or failure. Anupam being a personality development trainer himself knows the importance of this and decided to decipher this to the public in order to educate them and help them improve their personality.
• Difficulty in Decision making and Career Choices.
When the options of career choices were limited to Doctors, Engineers and lawyers, people used to be confused about which one to choose. With the internet age dawning upon us, the options of career choices widened in front of our eyes but the same difficulty peeks at us. Which career to choose in order to have a safe and secure future? Anupam gets into a heart-to-heart talk with the Youth to help them understand how to sharpen their decision-making and how to keep their choices straight and clear.
• Development or Destruction, where is the world headed?
The world has been developing in its own ways. The same goes for our country. But how does it affect our surroundings? Are we really moving towards development? Or are we instigating a slow and planned destruction? Does it make you curious? Why is it all happening in the past few decades or centuries? Were our ancestors dumb or were they so intelligent that they didn’t want destruction that’s why they didn’t go further into development? Anupam unravels the truth for his audience in this one.
Overall, The Weekly with ChoubeyJi will make you think about a lot of things that are somehow ignored unconsciously but play a very important part in our day-to-day life. The beauty of the show is that you can keep revisiting the episodes because every time you’ll understand something different, such is the amount of knowledge stuffed into those short and crisp episodes. The Weekly with ChoubeyJi is a gem infotainment show produced by Lockdown Productions (Instagram: lockdownproductionsofficial). It is conceptualised by Anupam Anand (Instagram: anupam_aanand) and created by Aditya Kumar Choubey (Instagram: chulbulachoubey). It is available on Anchor Anupam Anand’s YouTube channel. You can access it by clicking the link below: