We all go through some ups and downs which makes us feel low and stuck sometimes. At these tough times, we all need someone to give us a push and a fresh start. But not everyone can openly talk to their friends or family.
Nowadays, people have started looking up to the powerful and inspirational words of motivational speakers. In this digital world, we only need to turn to YouTube and just listen to some of the best motivational speakers to feel empowered. If we talk about YouTube we can get motivation from numerous Indian motivational speakers. Here’s a list of the top 10 Indian motivational speakers you can listen to.
“Every time you’re tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.”
Dr. Deepak Chopra is an Indian-American author and a renowned pioneer in Integrative Medicine and personal Transformation. He found success as a doctor in the United States but soon introduced his interest in spirituality so he started practicing transcendental meditation (TM) with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. He has written many best-selling books on health and well-being. His ideas, books, and seminars have impacted several people. Dr. Deepak Chopra runs a holistic center where people are welcomed to de-stress themselves. He also organizes the retreats.
2. YOGESH CHABRIA
“You aren’t living enough if you don’t sing, dance, and laugh.”
Yogesh Chabria’s speeches come from his own experiences. When he was only 5 years old, he used to sell toys. He had seen a very tough childhood. He’s the founder of The Happionaire Way. In Iran, when he was studying in school, he also started selling clothes and comics. He then returned to India at the age of 16 and started investing and became a famous personality. It wasn’t an easy task for him. He discovered Transcendental Meditation at the age of 14. Also, he’s a member of Chicken Soup for the Soul. Even though he’s the #1 bestselling author, he has spoken into thousands of events and companies. He has spoken to millions of people, CEOs, celebrities, and royalty. He’s a columnist for CNBC, TOI, and multiple other publications.
“Success is not changing the reality, it is changing the mentality behind the reality.”
Dr. Vivek Bindra is one of the best motivational speakers in India, though he’s an internationally prominent motivational speaker, he’s also a business trainer and an entrepreneur. He has a good fan following. He has a total of 17 million subscribers on his YouTube channel. He’s the CEO and Founder of Bada Business. Dr. Bindra has also written 10 Motivational Books so far. He’s renowned for creating Leadership Development content that helps people around the globe.
4. AKASH GAUTAM
“If something is not taking you towards your goal, It is taking you away from your goal. Eliminate your distractions. Or cry in a corner over your unfulfilled dreams.”
Akash Gautam is an Indian motivational speaker and a blogger for youth and corporate events with a huge fan following. He has also done the famous show “ Motivation Minus the Boring Gyaan”. World’s top corporate organizations like TEDx, top institutes like IIT, IIM, etc, trust him. His talk shows are really popular among everyone because of his humor, storytelling, energy, and most importantly the way he connects with his fans and followers. His followership is very diverse and includes Miss India contestants, IAS officers, and Tihar Jail inmates, etc.
“What you think about yourself matters more than what others think about you.”
Sandeep Maheshwari is one of the renowned motivational speakers in India. He has over 21 million subscribers on YouTube. His stories are quite inspiring. Born in a middle-class family, many of his businesses turned into failures until the age of 26. Maheshwari’s life struggle helps others to get motivation and inspiration. He always believes that nothing is difficult, the difficulty goes out when you face it and fight with it. He talks about approaches that people might not have thought of before.
6. PRIYA KUMAR
“When you turn away from your purpose, you fall prey to all the distractions of the world.”
Priya Kumar was born in Chandigarh and is now in Mumbai. Priya is one of the young motivational speakers in India. Some international publications know Priya as “When she speaks, people listen”. Her neighbor Dr. Niranjan Patel was the one who got her to the seminars and workshops. She speaks at events, conferences, seminars and also posts videos on her youtube channel. Her clients are Airtel, ColorsTV, Bacardi, and more. She has written 9 books so far. She has always made her place in people’s hearts because of her unique style of speaking.
7. DR. UJJWAL PATNI
“A leader never leaves the field. If he wins, he stays to celebrate and share the credit. If he loses, he stays to introspect and take the complete onus of the defeat.”
Dr. Ujjwal Patni is one of the top motivational speakers in India and he’s inspiring lakhs of people every year with his seminars and workshops. He’s regarded as one of the best speakers in India and abroad as well. He’s an international trainer, author, and motivational speaker. Dr. Patni has talked to many big celebrities, social figures, politicians, and even industrialists. He has also received a listing on the prestigious “Top 10 Indian Thinkers”. He’s also a guide when it comes to business coaching and private training in India.
8. RAHUL KAPOOR
“Ignite your inner potential.”
Articles written by Rahul are a combination of Spirituality, Psych, and Science and are used by companies and organizations of the world. His list of clients includes big companies like 3M, ACC, Adobe, AMD, American Express, Coca-Cola, and even Google. For the last 20 years, he’s been inspiring millions of people in various countries like India, the USA, Singapore, Australia, and many more.
9. SIMERJEET SINGH
“Heal the wounds of your past with self-love and self-forgiveness.”
He’s dynamic and one of the youngest motivational speakers in India. After completing his degree in Hotel Management he took admission into the Marriott International Management Training program which is one of the most reputed programs in the industry. He worked in India, Dubai, and even the US. But, he soon changed his path. He traveled to different countries and decided to become a motivational speaker. He has worked with companies like Vodafone, Novartis, and even Tata group.
10. SHIV KHERA
“We don’t have business problems, we have people problems. When we take care of our people problems, most of our business problems are automatically resolved.”
Shiv Khera is one of India’s early motivational speakers, activists, and authors. His books are mostly on self-care, including You Can Win. He also started a moment against caste-based reservations. He is also the founder of ‘Country First Foundation’. He faced a lot of failures in his life hence gives inspiration to a lot of people. Before becoming a motivational speaker he was a carwasher and insurance seller.
The challenges are never-ending. We have to stay strong and calm. To gain more energy and more encouragement, you can go through the videos of these motivational speakers in India.