.....posts from 'Disaster Relief'


Amma donates $1 million to uplift Philippine typhoon survivors

(4 Apr '14)

3 April 2014, Manila, Philippines Amma donated $1 million U.S. to the Yolanda-Haiyan Multi-Donor Fund in the Office of the President of Philippines on April 2nd in Manila. After seeing the effects of Yolanda-Haiyan firsthand in November 2013, representatives from Embracing the World (ETW) along with Amma decided to donate $1 million U.S. to the […]

Category : Disaster Relief

Japanese students bring warmth to Uttarakhand

(4 Mar '14)

February 2014, Uttarakhand A group of 73 students from all over Japan came together and travelled to India to help take part in Amma’s rehabilitation of the areas devastated by the 2013 floods in the state of Uttarakhand. Amma pledged to rebuild 500 homes in the area. The first phase of that work is going […]

Category : Disaster Relief | Free Housing

Swami visits typhoon hit Philippines

(20 Dec '13)

4-7 Dec 2013, Philippines The world community was shocked when Typhoon Yolanda hit the Philippines on November 8th, 2013. With a speed of up to 370 km/h the tropical cyclone destroyed nearly 80 to 90% of the houses in many areas of the country. The deadliest Typhoon in Philippine history took the lives of more […]

Category : Disaster Relief

Amma to donate $2 million to Philippines typhoon victims

(26 Nov '13)

26 Nov 2013, California Amma said that she is donating a relief and rehabilitation package worth $2 million for the people affected by super typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. Half of the relief package from the Mata Amritanandamayi Math (MAM) will be donated in cash while the rest will be spent for children’s education. The […]

Category : Disaster Relief

50-Crore relief and rehabilitation package for Uttarakhand

(13 Sep '13)

10 Sept 2013, New Delhi Mata Amritanandamayi Math announced two massive charitable projects: a 50-crore relief-and-rehabilitation project in the flood-ravaged state of Uttarakhand and a programme to adopt 101 villages throughout India. “In Uttarakhand, MAM will build approximately 500 houses destroyed by the disaster,” said MAM’s vice-chairman Swami Amritaswarupananda in a press conference in New […]

Category : Disaster Relief

475 more houses at Raichur

(18 Jun '12)

17 June 2012, Dongrampura, Raichur, Karnataka As part of MAM’s relief and rehabilitation work for the flood affected in Raichur, 475 more houses were completed and handed over to the Govt of Karnataka. Swami Amritageetananda handed over the keys during the program which was attend by the Minister for Housing, V Somanna, District Collector Smt […]

Category : Flood Relief

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
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