archive for February, 2012

When Science meets Spirituality

(28 Feb '12)

the level of respect society shows for scientists should increase. When science is respected the motivation to serve and find cures for cancer and other diseases will automatically arise within, while the desire to make quick money will decrease.

Category : Around Amma 2012 | Research | Satsang

Amma’s Singapore, Malaysia & Australia Yatra 2012

(25 Feb '12)

Singapore April 3 mor &am; eve Public program April 4 mor & eve Public program April 5 mor & eve (Devi Bhava) Public program Venue: The Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre Hall B, Level 1, 10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018956. (map)   Malaysia Penang Penang International Sports Arena, Jalan Tun Dr Awang, 11900 […]

Category : Yatra

Japanese touch to Raichur houses

(23 Feb '12)

One should be able to see all of creation as one, the unity beyond the apparent diversity. Amma advises us to practice that attitude in our day to day life, and we could get a glimpse of it by seeing the IVUSA Japanese students working on the Amrita kuteeram site of Raichur, Karnataka. For one […]

Category : Flood Relief | Free Housing

Brick-moving with Amma is heart-moving

(19 Feb '12)

17 Feb 2012, Amritapuri I was wrong! “She doesn’t do it anymore,” I had said. Not long ago, I was telling a newcomer to the ashram how it used to be ‘in the old days‘: “Amma used to come out at night and help with whatever work there was to be done–carrying bags of sand […]

Category : Around Amma 2012 | Ashram Life

Muhammad Yunus: I am humbled by these accomplishments

(17 Feb '12)

3 Jan 2012, Amrita University, Amritapuri Prof. Muhammad Yunus, 2006 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and Founder, Grameen Bank – a micro finance and community development bank started in Bangladesh that makes small loans to the impoverished – came to Amrita University’s Amritapuri campus to inaugurate International Conference on Technology Enhanced Education (ICTEE2012). In his inaugural […]

Category : Around Amma 2012

Clean up along the Suva sea beach

(13 Feb '12)

29 Jan 2012, Fiji The first of Amma Fiji’s Green Friends initiative in 2012 was a beach clean up along the Suva Sea Wall. Over 30 participants, including expats and locals of all ages participated. Everybody worked cheerfully and even few people passing by joined in the cleaning work. The group picked up hundreds of […]

Category : Clean City | GreenFriends

Sanatana Dharma is for the upliftment of everyone

(6 Feb '12)

5 Feb 2012, Ayiroor, Cherukolpuzha, Kerala 100th Annual Hindu Samelan “Today is the auspicious occasion of the 100th anniversary celebrations of the Cherukolpuzha Hindumata Parishat. Seeing the ignorance of the common man regarding the principles of Hindu Dharma and the money being extravagantly spent for religious festival celebrations, Mahatma Sri Chattambi Swami’s heart was filled […]

Category : Around Amma 2012