archive for April, 2008

Swami to visit UAE

(30 Apr '08)

Swami Amritaswarupananda Puri to visit  Kuwait and Dubai from May 7 – 12 and will conduct satsangs & bhajans there. K U W A I T 7 May 2008, (Wed)     Indian Community School,    Salmiya, Kuwait 8 May 2008 (Thu)    Bharatheeya Vidya Bhavan, Abbasiya, Kuwait contact:  Madhavankutty   009659540511 D U B A I 9 May 2008    […]

Category : Ashram

Amma’s arrival after Australia 2008

(18 Apr '08)

Amma arrived back in Amritapuri after her Asutralia tour of 2008.

Category : Around Amma 2008

Divali in Spring: The devotion of the farmers of Vidarbha

(17 Apr '08)

24 February 2008 — Washim, Vidarbha, Maharashtra There is an old Marathi saying: sadhu sant yeti ghara toci divali dasara—When sadhus and saints visit your house, it is the real Divali and Vijaya Dasami. When Amma came to give darshan in Washim, the villagers there proved their faith in this maxim by dedicating themselves fully […]

Category : Announcements

How to Know God Exists

(15 Apr '08)

12 April 2008 — Gold Coast, Australia During the Gold Coast Retreat, Amma held a question-and-answer session with all of the devotees. Towards the end of the session, many people were still raising their hands. For the last question, Amma pointed to a man standing way in the back of the crowd. When he took […]

Category : Around Amma

Three Dances

(15 Apr '08)

Melbourne, Australia — 7 April 2008 During the Melbourne Retreat, as the first morning program drew to an end, Amma announced that she would like to dance with all her children. After the last person received their hug, Amma stood up, and asked everyone to move back and form a large circle around her. She […]

Category : Around Amma

We can be better people

(13 Apr '08)

“If We Take One Page of Amma’s Book of Life, We Can Be Better People.” 6 April 2008 — Melbourne, Australia On the first night of Amma’s programmes in Melbourne, Di Kerr, an elder from Australia’s Wunrundjeri Aborigini Tribe, welcomed Amma. “Amma, you are an inspiration to a lot of people, and if we all […]

Category : Around Amma

Amma gives away tsunami houses in Andaman

(12 Apr '08)

Port Blair, Andaman — 24 March 2008 When the tsunami hit the Andaman-Nicobar Islands, nearly 10,000 houses were destroyed. On March 24, Amma flew the 1255 kilometers from Kolkata in order to bless the people there with her darshan and to distribute the keys to 50 tsunami-relief homes constructed by the Ashram. The program was […]

Category : Tsunami