“All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.” — Blaise Pascal


First of all - I wish you a great year ahead, in fact a great new decade ahead. Below are some thoughts & experiences that I’ve collated at work, by reading books, listening and observing people in 2019 and intend to implement over the next 10 years of my life.


1 Health, 2 Wealth, 3 Wise – Learn to Breathe

Gold vs US Dollar, Writing Tips, Bitcoin, Spotify, Billionaires Build, Paul Graham

1 Health, 2 Wealth, 3 Wise – Smarter Decisions & Lessons from History

Lessons from history, smarter decisions, network effects, Charlie Munger, Ray Dalio, SalesForce + Slack

1 Health, 2 Wealth, 3 Wise – Be Like Water

Becoming Indistractable, Startup framework, Blockchain Economy, CBDC, Inflation

1 Health, 2 Wealth, 3 Wise – Consider the End and Live to Fullest

Life goes on, Kanye West, USD Paralysis, AI, Your Legacy, Wirecard

1 Healthy, 2 Wealthy, 3 Wise – 60 Million Frenchmen Can’t Be Wrong

Consumer Wellness Market, Wisdom of Crowd, 14 Filters to Invest, Killing Time, Tik Tok

1 Healthy, 2 Wealthy, 3 Wise – Fathers & Strength

Big tech health ecosystem, building digital bank, stock market rally, fathers give you strength

1 Healthy, 2 Wealthy, 3 Wise – The Pervasiveness to Loss

Love, Kindness, Kangaroo Stonk Market, Socrates, Tim Urban, Lebanon

1 Health, 2 Wealth, 3 Wise – “The Ladder of Life”

Lying, Starting a VC fund, CIA Sabotage Field Manual, Digital Dollar, Chamath Palihapitiya, Mohammad Ali and #BLM


S2E3: Hashtalk Crypto Morning Briefing Nov 19th, 2020

Mexican billionaire declares Bitcoin holdings Fireblocks fund raise China clamping on OTC & miners HK crypto regulations coming.

S2E2: Hashtalk Crypto Morning Briefing Nov 18th, 2020

Bitcoin at 18K, Market cap at ATH Office of Comptroller of Currency appoints Brian Brooks Galaxy Digital acquisitions & new fund Uniswap plunging liquidity & price Anchorage applied for Banking Charter  Skybridge Capital joins the FOMO race of smart money..

S2E1: Hashtalk Crypto Morning Briefing Nov 17th, 2020

Kucoin launches NFT exhchange, Origin OUSD hacked for $7mn, Citibank predicting BTC @ 318K, CCB’s delayed $3bn bond sale


Hi, I’m Sankalp Shangari. I’m exploring latest trends & my learnings and experiences in Startup & VC world and how upcoming technologies are reshaping the world as we know it, especially Blockchain & AI.

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