archive for March, 2012


Children clean up Nature reserve in Swiss

(26 Mar '12)

Inspired by Amma’s ABC activities in India, children of the “Swiss Bala Kendra” started a waste collection in the area. This year’s motto of the children’s group has been “Humans and Nature in Harmony”. The drive was intended to put words into deeds. The children and their parents went to collect the dispersed and sometimes […]

Category : Clean City

Retreat for children and teenagers

(25 Mar '12)

M.A. Centre, Switzerland The second retreat for children and teenagers took place on a weekend in march with beautiful sunny spring weather. The motto of the weekend was “Nature and humans in tune with each other”. There were separate workshops for children and teenagers as well as some common happenings. On Saturday morning both groups […]

Category : BalaKendra

Drenched in Love, filled with laughter

(17 Mar '12)

16 Mar 2012, Amritapuri It was a nice sunny day at Amritapuri and everyone was waiting on the beach for Amma to come for the usual meditation and Q&A session that is always held on Monday and Friday evenings. A little after 5pm Amma arrived on the beach and shortly after that the meditation started. […]

Category : Around Amma 2012 | Ashram Life | Photos

Praying for the departed in tsunami

(11 Mar '12)

11 Mar 2012, Amritapuri Today marks the one year anniversary of the Japanese Tsunami. Near the beginning of darshan, just after the morning archana, Amma asked all to take a moment and remember the tragedy. She said, “This is the time the Japanese tsunami happened, so for all the souls of the departed and for […]

Category : Around Amma 2012 | Messages of Amma | Tsunami

Amma plays Holi in Amritapuri

(10 Mar '12)

8 Mar 2012, Amritapuri Thursday night as darshan ended, the Holi celebration began at Amritapuri. Just before the end of darshan a devotee presented Amma with a bowl of colored powder and a bucket of water and a ‘pichkari’ (elongated water pistol). Amma mixed the colors into the bucket of water and then she filled […]

Category : Around Amma 2012 | Celebration | Holi
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