archive for September, 2004

A roof for the roofless

(27 Sep '04)

Monday, 27 September 2004 — Amritapuri Amma’s 51st birthday was a very special day for Kalidasi Paul from West Bengal. Hailing from India’s poorest of the poor, a meal was a daily struggle. Most days, she had to make do with just a handful of puffed rice and lots of water to appease her hunger. […]

Category : Around Amma 2004 | Birthday | Free Housing

Amma has a desire

(21 Sep '04)

Amma’s Messages on 2004 International peace day Tuesday, 21 September 2004—Amritapuri We should not turn the world into a desert. We should not allow love and compassion to totally dry up. If that happens, the human race will cease to exist. This beautiful world will become a forest full of human animals. Seeing today’s situation, […]

Category : Around Amma 2004 | international forum | Messages of Amma

Amma’s ashrams, satsang groups & institutes to join in world peace Prayer

(16 Sep '04)

16 September 2004 — Amritapuri As Tuesday, the 21st of September draws nearer, Mata Amritanandamayi Math has begun to coordinate thousands of gatherings around the planet for world peace. Amma’s hundreds of thousands of devotees from around the world will offer their day’s spiritual practices for the cause of world peace, and all of Amma’s […]

Category : Ashram

Cryptology workshop

(10 Sep '04)

10 – 12 September 2004 — Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus Amritapuri: The Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and the Cryptology Research Society of India are jointly organizing a national workshop on cryptology on the Amritapuri campus in Kollam from September 10 to 12. The workshop will provide a platform for all Indian researchers in cryptography and […]

Category : Education | University

Pray one minute for world peace

(10 Sep '04)

10 September 2004 — Cochin, Kerala “God’s power is the only source in which humankind can take refuge when they realize that self effort and its results are limited. In today’s world, we have reached a point where peace is no longer attainable through human effort alone. In fact, the current condition is such that […]

Category : Around Amma 2004 | India 2004 | Messages of Amma

World peace is not possible by human effort alone

(9 Sep '04)

9 September 2004 — Cochin, Kerala “Usually, only when our human efforts fail, do we approach God,” Amma said in Her morning satsang at the Brahmasthanam Festival in Cochin. “The current status of the world is such that world peace is not possible through human effort alone. Therefore, we have to pray for God’s grace. […]

Category : Around Amma 2004 | Ashram

Observe a minute of silence and prayer

(7 Sep '04)

7 September 2004 — Amritapuri The 21st of September marks the 22nd Annual International Day of Peace. This year, the day’s organisers have asked Amma to participate, and She has agreed. It is the hope of the organisers that the day will find millions of people from all faiths observing a 24-hour peace vigil and […]

Category : Announcements | Around Amma