LIFE Voices

LIFE-Voices is a series of interviews with inspiring people from around the world. The series is produced by Kedar Misani, kedarvideo Switzerland.

Music performed by LIFE Voices
  • LIFE Voices 41: Purnahuti, Guatemala

    LIFE Voices 41: Purnahuti, Guatemala

    Purnahuti looks back on what drew him to meditation and the day he first met Sri Chinmoy during a concert at the Royal Albert Hall in London.

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  • LIFE Voices 28: The Secrets of Happiness

    LIFE Voices 28: The Secrets of Happiness

    Interview with Gunthita, a student of Sri Chinmoy for over 30 years from Zurich, Switzerland.

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  • LIFE Voices 40 – Stutisheel: I love challenges

    LIFE Voices 40 – Stutisheel: I love challenges

    3100-mile runner Stutisheel Oleg Lebedev speaks about the challenges and experiences of competing in the Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race. Stutisheel shares some of the mental and spiritual attitudes necessary to complete this epic feat of physical endurance.

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  • LIFE Voices 39: Ultra-Runner Vajin Armstrong

    LIFE Voices 39: Ultra-Runner Vajin Armstrong

    An interview with ultra-runner Vajin Armstrong, who was recently first in the Swiss Alpine Marathon in Davos, Switzerland during July 2016. The interview was conducted in Zurich shortly after his period of running through the Swiss alps. Vajin reveals how he combines sports and spirituality, and gives advice for new runners.

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  • LIFE Voices 38: Dr. Davidson L. Hepburn

    LIFE Voices 38: Dr. Davidson L. Hepburn

    A compelling interview with the former president of UNESCO’s General Assembly.

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  • LIFE Voices 37: Angikar – In love with sports

    LIFE Voices 37: Angikar – In love with sports

    In this 37th episode of LIFE Voices, Angikar, a student of Sri Chinmoy for more than 20 years, speaks about his athletic career.

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  • LIFE Voices 36: Vijay: Music is the language of God

    LIFE Voices 36: Vijay: Music is the language of God

    Sarod musician Vijay Shankar Mishra describes his first contact with music and spirituality.

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  • Life Voices 29: A Wish for Peace and Harmony

    Life Voices 29: A Wish for Peace and Harmony

    Interview with Pranayani Schuringa, a Dutch student of Sri Chinmoy

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  • LIFE Voices 13: Tegla Loroupe – Peace Through Sports

    LIFE Voices 13: Tegla Loroupe – Peace Through Sports

    In this interview Tegla Laroupe also speaks about her relationship with Sri Chinmoy and her activities for peace.

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  • LIFE Voices 35: Prachar Stegemann

    LIFE Voices 35: Prachar Stegemann

    Prachar Stegemann speaks about meditation, music and sports

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  • LIFE Voices 34:  Pushkar Mullauer

    LIFE Voices 34: Pushkar Mullauer

    Pushkar Müllauer speaks about running the 3100 mile race

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  • LIFE Voices 33: Statues of Sri Chinmoy

    LIFE Voices 33: Statues of Sri Chinmoy

    Interview with sculptor Kaivalya Torpy, whose statues of Sri Chinmoy have been placed all over the world.

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  • LIFE Voices 30: Keeping the Prana alive

    LIFE Voices 30: Keeping the Prana alive

    The 30th edition of LIFE Voices features Kausal Cortella from Florence (Italy), a gifted naturopathic doctor and founder of the Ojas Academy in Zurich. In his interview he reveals how he met Sri Chinmoy for the first time, the importance of correct energy in our lives and what he sees for the future. CREDITS Interview […]

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  • LIFE Voices 1: Green Hero in China

    LIFE Voices 1: Green Hero in China

    In this new series we are presenting inspiring personalities from around the world. The new podcast is planned to be published always on the 13th of each month. Episode I features Dr. Josef Margraf, a German biologist, who went to China to scientifically work on nearly extinguished species and founded his own enterprise protecting them […]

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  • LIFE Voices 12: Exploring the World’s Power Places

    LIFE Voices 12: Exploring the World’s Power Places

    For the last 30 years Bruno Baumann has been a passionate explorer of today’s world. He has traveled all over the world to discover new places, to experience the secrets of nature, especially in Tibet and its holy Mount Kailash. He is widely known for his TV reportages, books, posters and slide-shows. Bruno Baumann tells […]

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  • LIFE Voices 11: Gratitude For A Second Life

    LIFE Voices 11: Gratitude For A Second Life

    Through my connection with KidsToKids (a Humanitarian Aid Programme inspired by Sri Chinmoy) I met a very special person to present to you in this episode of LIFE Voices. He is 60-year old Stephan Holderegger from Switzerland. Since his childhood he has been handicapped by a severe immune deficiency disease that destroys the lungs. Two […]

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  • LIFE Voices 10: The Meditative Art of Kyudo

    LIFE Voices 10: The Meditative Art of Kyudo

    Kyudo is not a sport, Kyudo is a Martial Art form, practised in Japan for centuries. When I was in Kamakura, I was able to visit a Kyudo Training School within one of the main temples of the town. Mamie Mayanaki from Toyko was so kind as to introduce us to this ancient art of […]

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  • LIFE Voices 22: Documenting on Palm Leaves

    LIFE Voices 22: Documenting on Palm Leaves

    Kadek Ardita is a Balinese artist who carries on the beautiful handicraft of drawing and writing on dried palm leaves. This has been practised for thousands of years, long before paper was developed. Today only a few people on the island of Bali have inherited this craftsmanship and use it to create storyboards on the […]

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  • LIFE Voices 9: A Passion for Swimming

    LIFE Voices 9: A Passion for Swimming

    In August 2007, 29-year-old Indian marathon swimmer Meenakshi Pahuja visited Switzerland to attend the 20th International Self-Transcendence Marathon Swim, from Rapperswil to Zurich in Lake Zurich. She managed to finish the distance of 26.4 k in 10:48 hours, and placed 5th in the main women’s category. We had the chance to interview her before the […]

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  • LIFE Voices 23: Trust Yourself

    LIFE Voices 23: Trust Yourself

    I met Californian author Gary Quinn during a recent visit to Switzerland where he conducted several workshops promoting positive thinking and a healthy live-style. He has also written books on angels and “Living in the Spiritual Zone”. In our newest episode of LIFE Voices he explains his visions. See all episodes of LIVE Voices here […]

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  • LIFE Voices 8: Ayurveda, Wisdom of Life

    LIFE Voices 8: Ayurveda, Wisdom of Life

    Kumudini Shoba states, “Ayurveda helps everyone to stay healthy and balanced. Ayurveda’s truth is simple: Look within yourself, look at your body, look at your mind and look at your inner being and if you can just look at yourself, then you are going to live a lot more healthier and happier. Learn more about […]

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  • LIFE Voices 26: Listen to the Inner Voice

    LIFE Voices 26: Listen to the Inner Voice

    Pranam Horlbeck is a real pillar of the Swiss Sri Chinmoy Centre. He is a member of Kailash’s singing group and has learnt over 7,000 songs by heart. He has organized the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run in Switzerland for many years and has also helped to organize meditation workshops, concerts and lectures to bring […]

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  • LIFE Voices 20: Exploring the 4 Elements

    LIFE Voices 20: Exploring the 4 Elements

    Working with the four elements in the beautiful natural scenery of Lanzarote is the focus of Swiss therapist Peter Neubauer whom I recently met during the “Art of Life” fair in Berne, Switerland. Enjoy the vastness and depth of our earth’s treasures in this 20th episode of LIFE Voices. CREDITS Interview & Edit: Kedar Misani […]

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  • LIFE Voices 7: Volcano Fascination

    LIFE Voices 7: Volcano Fascination

    A fascination for volcanos is the life breath of Peter Diethelm who has visited volcanos worldwide, but especially feels attracted by Mount Aetna in Sicily. We interviewed the Swiss volcano expert who works closely with the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich as well as TV stations all over Europe. He shows us his collection […]

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  • LIFE Voices 24: A Life of Self-Transcendence

    LIFE Voices 24: A Life of Self-Transcendence

    Ashrita Furman recently reached a milestone by becoming the first person to simultaneously hold 100 Guinness World Records, when he and over 100 participants earned the world record for “A Poem / Literary Passage Recited in the Most Languages.” The historic moment was a long time in the making for Ashrita, who has been breaking […]

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  • LIFE Voices 18: Keeping Our Planet Intact

    LIFE Voices 18: Keeping Our Planet Intact

    Subscribe Now on iTunes! Or get Miro and subscribe to the LIFE Voices channel. I met Martin Vosseler in New York after he walked from Los Angeles to Boston in 7 1/2 months to mobilize the people about solar energy. A former doctor in Switzerland he felt a duty to inspire others and stopped his […]

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  • LIFE Voices 6: Sound, Light & Water

    LIFE Voices 6: Sound, Light & Water

    It was a unique experience when I visited the “Fontaine Bleue” Sound-Light-Water Sculpture during an Indian festival near theRheinfall in Northern Switzerland. We interviewed percussion artist Pit Gutmann who created this installation together with sculptor Ruedi Sommerhalder. Pit also demonstrates in his studio some of the instruments involved in the event. Watch this episode of […]

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  • LIFE Voices 27: The Future is Bright

    LIFE Voices 27: The Future is Bright

    Mandu Trummer is a good friend of mine, living in Austria. He is not only a talented erhu and harp player but also a brilliant thinker who gives us an insight in today’s world and his perception for the future. Learn more in this 27th episode of LIFE Voices. – Kedar Misani Length: 9:57 min […]

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  • LIFE Voices 17: Boris Purushottama Grebenshikov

    LIFE Voices 17: Boris Purushottama Grebenshikov

    Two years ago I met Boris Purushottama Grebenshikov for the first time, when he gave an interview in beautiful surroundings by the sea in Malaysia. In August 2009 I had the chance to speak with him again, a couple of hours before he performed at the Presbyterian Church in Manhattan at the Songs of the […]

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  • LIFE Voices 4: Beyond Sport

    LIFE Voices 4: Beyond Sport

    Interview with Carl Lewis by Heinz Heer from Switzerland.

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