Milestones

MAM initiates and extends support

14 July 2010
  • MAM pledges Rs 50 crores in aid for flood victims in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. Within six months 242 completed houses were handed over to the Govt.
  • MAM adds insurance coverage to 1,00,000 members of AmritaSREE.
  • MAM initiates and extends support to keeping the highways clean and building

Relief project is implemented

14 July 2009
  • West Bengal Cyclone Relief project is implemented.
  • Amrita Watoto Boma, a care home for 108 children in Nairobi inaugurated.
  • Vidyamritam scholarship project is expanded to benefit children affected by AIDS in Kenya and India.
  • Institute for Differently Abled (AIDA) children is inaugurated in

Bihar Flood Relief Project is implemented

14 July 2008
  • Bihar Flood Relief Project is implemented. Ashram pledges Rs 2 crores in aid.
  • Supported in Orissa flood relief
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Mangalore – 18 Feb
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Kolkata – 19 Mar

Vidyamritam education stipend project is launched

14 July 2007
  • Amrita Nilayam Working Women’s Hostel is established in Trissur.
  • Amrita Kripa Hospital, Mysore, is inaugurated.
  • Vidyamritam education stipend project is launched to end suicide among farmers.

Amrita Nidhi pension project expanded

14 July 2006
  • Amrita Nidhi pension project expands to benefit 1,00,000 including the physically and mentally challenged.
  • Amrita SREE: the Amrita Self-Reliance, Employment and Empowerment Program is inaugurated, providing equal economic opportunity to women.

Disaster Aid Fund

14 July 2005
  • Disaster Aid Fund of Rs 100 crore, is announced for 2004 Asian Tsunami.
  • Teachers’ Training (B.Ed) College in Mysore is inaugurated.
  • Two Care Homes for the elderly are established in Karnataka.
  • United Nations grants Special Consultative Status to MAM, with its Economic and Social

Amrita Research Labs Started

14 July 2004
  • Amrita Kripa Hospital for tribal people opens in Wayanad, Kerala.
  • Biomedical Research Centre is established at the Amritapuri campus.
  • Amrita Research Labs are set up at three campuses of the Amrita University.
  • Amrita Ayurvedic Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre is inaugurated.

Brahmasthanam Temple installation

14 July 2003
  • Government confers ‘Deemed-to-be-University’ status on Amrita institutions of higher learning.
  • School of Medicine and Nursing open at AIMS Hospital, Kochi.
  • Schools of Engineering open at the Bangalore and Amritapuri.
  • School of Dentistry is established at AIMS Hospital, Kochi.
  • School of

Amrita Kuteeram Free Homes Project

14 July 2002
  • Amrita Kuteeram Free Homes Project completes 25,000 houses and begins second phase to build 1,00,000 more homes.
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Hyderabad – 24th February

Gujarat Earthquake Disaster Relief operation

14 July 2001
  • Gujarat Earthquake Disaster Relief operation begins; 1,200 homes are built.
  • Tribal Peoples’ Project aimed at the upliftment of poor rural communities is inaugurated in Kerala
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Mananthavady – 28th February

Brahmasthanam Temple installation

14 July 2000
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Mysore -18th February

Brahmasthanam Temple installation

14 July 1999
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Palakkad – 20th January
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Thalassery – 22nd April

AIMS Tertiary-Care Hospital at Kochi

14 July 1998
  • AIMS Tertiary-Care Hospital at Kochi is inaugurated in by the Prime Minister of India.
  • Prime Minister hands over the keys of Amrita Kuteeram’s first 5,000 free houses
  • Care Home for the Elderly, Anbu Illam, opens in Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu.
  • Amrita Nidhi, the free pension project for destitute

Amrita Kuteeram Project & Schools Started

14 July 1996
  • Amrita Kuteeram Project to build 25,000 free houses is launched.
  • School of Business opens at the Coimbatore campus, Tamil Nadu.
  • School of Pharmacy, begins at Cochin
  • School of Engineering established in Ettimadai, TN
  • School for the deaf and the dumb starts in Trissur, Kerala

Brahmasthanam Temple installation

14 July 1995
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Mumbai – 12th February
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Delhi – 3rd March
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Madurai – 5th April

Engineering college starts & hospice in Mumbai

14 July 1994
  • Engineering college starts in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
  • Amrita Kripa Sagar Hospice for terminally ill cancer patients, Mumbai

Brahmasthanam Temple installation

14 July 1993
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Kozhikode – 18th January

Brahmasthanam Temple installation

14 July 1992
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Trivandrum – 16th February
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Pune – 15th April

Amrita Institute of Computer Technology

14 July 1990
  • Amrita Institute of Computer Technology started in Kollam, Kerala
  • One teacher schools in tribal village in Attappadi, Kerala
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Madras 6th May

Starts Industrial training Center & Orphanage

14 July 1989
  • Acquires and transforms a crumbling and dilapidated orphanage and school in Parippally, Kerala
  • Starts Industrial training Center, a vocational training school, in Kerala

Brahmasthanam Temple installation

14 July 1988
  • Brahmasthanam Temple installation in Kodungallur 21st April

Started building free houses & First school

14 July 1987
  • Started building free houses around Ashram
  • First school, Amrita Vidyalayam in Kodungalloor, Kerala

Matruvani monthly spiritual magazine started

14 July 1984
  • Matruvani monthly spiritual magazine started. (Now available in 16 languages 8 Indian and 8 foreign)

Ashram is registered

14 July 1981
  • Ashram is registered as Mata Amritanandamayi Math

Amma started accepting disciples

14 July 1978
  • Amma started accepting disciples to stay at the ashram