archive for March, 2010

Amma to start an orphanage in Haiti

(13 Mar '10)

9 March 2010, San Ramon, USA Amma is starting an orphanage in Haiti in order to care of children who lost their relatives in the earthquake of 12 January 2010. A four-story house rented in Laboulle, a suburb in the hills outside of Port-au-Prince, which is in the process  of being converted into an orphanage. […]

Category : Disaster Relief | Orphanage

Grace of a traffic jam

(13 Mar '10)

This incident happened during Amma’s visit to Mumbai this year on the Bharata Yatra 2010. It was the first day in Mumbai, Amma was on her way to the public program in Sivaji Park. There were few vehicles following Amma’s car. Very close to the venue, vehicles got held up in a traffic jam.  Amma […]

Category : Around Amma | India 2010 | Yatra

Sw.Ramakrishnanda’s visit to Indonesia

(11 Mar '10)

26-28 February 2010, Indonesia Swami Ramakrishnananda visited Indonesia for the second time and Jakarta for the first time and held four programs in just three days in late February. The programs were amongst a series of talks on “Success and Spirituality”, which delved into the problem of why worldly success does not necessarily lead to […]

Category : Ashram centers

Empower Women through Self Confidence

(11 Mar '10)

8 March , Mayur Vihar, New Delhi — Bharata Yatra 2010 Amma started her programs in Delhi in one of the capitol’s new suburbs on the west bank of the holy Yamuna River, not far from where Lord Krishna used to dance with the Gopis.  The entry to the venue was a temporary Rajasthani monument.  […]

Category : Around Amma | India 2010 | Photos | Yatra

Never-ending river of love flows in Jaipur

(9 Mar '10)

Jaipur, March 6th, 2010 Amma was welcomed with a colorful celebration at her public program in Jaipur. Buses full of devotees from nearby towns arrived in the pink city to participate in Amma’s satsang, bhajan, dhyan and darshan. The backdrop of the stage showed a beautiful collage of Rajasthani impressions: Camels, women in folklore costumes, […]

Category : Around Amma | India 2010 | Photos | Yatra

Amma in Amdavad

(7 Mar '10)

3 March, Education Society Ground, Drive-in-Road, Amdavad, Gujarat — Bharata Yatra 2010 The crowd that comes to see Amma in the Gujarat capital wears some of the most colorful fabrics on this Bharata Yatra. Big white turbans and brightly painted dresses show a proud people — the tradition of India’s many cultures is evident. Amma […]

Category : Around Amma | Photos | Yatra

A Holi in Mumbai

(5 Mar '10)

28 Feb – 1 Mar, Nerul, Mumbai — Bharata Yatra 2009 During the two days of the brahmastanam temple festival in Nerul, New Mumbai, large numbers of devotees flocked to the ashram to receive Amma’s darshan and participate in the satsang, bhajans, dhyan and special puja led by Amma. One important factor for the great […]

Category : Around Amma | Holi | India 2010 | Photos | Yatra