archive for May, 2004

Amma in Japan 2004

(28 May '04)

Amma visited Tokyo, Japan in May 2004

Category : Around Amma 2004 | Photos

Where there is love there is no distance

(15 May '04)

Saturday, 15 May 2004 — Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus Amrita University’s Satellite link  inaugurated It was a historic moment–both for Amma’s Deemed University and for India. On 15 May 2004, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham became the nation’s first multi-disciplinary educational institution to connect its campuses via satellite. As Dr. S. Banerjee, the director of Bhabha […]

Category : Around Amma | Education | Messages of Amma | University

Volunteers of Chennai Amrita Kuteeram

(14 May '04)

Among the hundreds of volunteers who come to help during Amma’s program in Chennai there is a ‘special’ group. They are the residents of Amma’s Amritakuteeram housing project in Avadi, located on the outskirts of the city. You cannot tell them apart from any of the other volunteers because at first glance they look just […]

Category : Free Housing

AITEC Tops Anna University

(11 May '04)

11May 2004 — Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Before Amrita Institute of Technology and Science was under the auspices of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, it was affiliated with Anna University in Madras. As such, the two batches enrolled at AITEC are still associated with Anna University, and their exam scores are measured against the exam scores of the […]

Category : Education

Amma on Scriptures

(8 May '04)

“Along with sadhana (spiritual practices), study of the scriptures is also necessary. It will give you more clarity and understanding. It will also help you to discriminate properly when an obstacle arises.” “What we call scriptures are meant to help us travel without getting lost. We can reach a place in one hour instead of […]

Category : Sadhana

When It Rains, It Pours

(7 May '04)

7-9 May 2004 — Palakkad, Kerala The last Brahmasthanam Festival Amma held in Palakkad [April 2003] was brutally hot, with temperatures regularly hitting 43 degrees Celsius. The heat was so bad, it even prompted Amma to comment in Her satsang, “My children must be suffering — both from the heat outside and the heat inside.” […]

Category : Around Amma 2004 | India 2004

Love has no specific language

(4 May '04)

Tuesday, 4 May 2004 – Trissur, Kerala One of the most beautiful bhajans during Amma’s Trissur programme was silent. It was performed for Amma by students of Her “Amrita Speech and Hearing Improvement School” (ASHIS). speech and hearing schools students performing for amma As Amma’s voice in English played over the sound system, around 20 […]

Category : Around Amma | Yatra