Freeeye.TV Germany as a Producer for NDR (Norddeutscher
Rundfunk) made recordings for a Documentary Serial with the
80,000 Questions around the World".
The team travelled all over the world raising numerous questions
on different topics, in several countries. In January 2011 the
German Film-Team visited India, specially Madurai, Bangalore,
Mumbai, Delhi and finally Rishikesh, Omkarananda Ashram.
The team, while planning the trip, made research on different
websites on Spirituality, and the German TV Producer found
Omkarananda Ashram an interesting and ideal place for their
research programmes in the religious field.
When the German TV-Team arrived in Omkarananda Ashram Himalayas
many questions regarding spiritual development, social
activities, Indian Classical Dance, Yoga etc. were highlighted
and recorded. Several interviews were taken with the President
of Omkarananda Ashram, Shri Swami Vishveshwarananda Saraswati.
Also Aratis and special prayers were on the list. The working
style of the TV-Team was fine and it was a smooth process.
Kumari Somashekhari highlights the beauty of
the Indian Classical Dance during shooting.
German TV Camera-man Matthias Sdun and Dennis Gastmann,
Reporter, NDR Fernsehen, Germany, discussing with
In the end a small function was conducted, where Kumari
Somashekhari and her students showed them the value of the true
Indian Classical Dance.
When the main person of the Film-Team was asked, after visiting
36 countries around the world, to which of all of them he was
mostly attracted, he spontaneously referred to India. All
Members of the Film-Team left in a very happy mood and were very
The programs were telecasted successfully in Germany and
Kumari Somashekhari and her students show their talents for the German TV in a typical Indian Classical Dance