archive for March, 2004


300 Hours, 8,500 kilometres & 700,000 hugs

(28 Mar '04)

Since 7 January, Amma and Her children have travelled throughout India

Category : Around Amma 2004 | India 2004

Amma in Kolkata

(27 Mar '04)

Bharata Yatra 2004 27 March 2004 — Kolkata, West Bengal Amma’s first program in Kolkata was held in the middle of Richie Park, Maddox Square under a magnificently constructed temporary structure. The backdrop to the dais was done up in ochre and white and covered with purple orchids. The two chief guests of the program […]

Category : Around Amma 2004 | India 2004

“Only My Mind is Different”

(26 Mar '04)

Friday, 26 March, — Durgapur, West Bengal — Bharata Yatra 2004 The program in Durgapur ended not long after sunrise. Soon the buses were all loaded and everyone was ready to go on to Kolkata. Ever since darshan had ended, a group of about 100 devotees were waiting around Amma’s car, hoping to see Her […]

Category : Around Amma | Yatra

House visit in Durgapur

(26 Mar '04)

Friday, 26 March, —Durgapur, West Bengal — Bharata Yatra 2004 Driving out of Durgapur, Amma made two “house calls”—a slow drive-by of the new Durgapur Amritakuteeram housing colony currently under construction, and a long walk through the first one, which has been home to 108 families for one year now. As Amma moved around the […]

Category : Around Amma | Yatra

Amma in Durgapur

(25 Mar '04)

Bharata Yatra 2004 25 March 2004 — Durgapur, West Bengal After a long drive from Varanasi, Amma and Her children reached Durgapur, West Bengal just after sunrise on the morning of March 25th. The program was held at the industrial city’s Amrita Vidyalayam School, which has been in operation for just under a year now. […]

Category : Around Amma 2004 | India 2004

I felt Kashi to be like Brahman itself

(24 Mar '04)

Wednesday, 24 March, Bharata Yatra 2004 — En route to Durgapur. In 2004, Amma gave Her first programme in Varanasi, a place considered by many to be the holiest city in all of India. Built on the banks of the Ganga, Varanasi or Kashi, as it is also known–is famous for its proximity to the […]

Category : Around Amma | Satsang | Yatra

Deep inside there is a bond

(24 Mar '04)

Wednesday, 24 March 2004 — En route to Durgapur, West Bengal It was dark, but Amma’s face shone clearly in the glow of the portable lamps. She had been singing bhajans in Bengali, but now She wanted a story with a moral, a frequent request of Hers when sitting with Her children. One of Amma’s […]

Category : Around Amma | Satsang | Yatra
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