.....posts from 'Messages of Amma'


Amma in Pune

(9 Mar '11)

3 – 4 March, Pune, Maharashtra – Bharata Yatra 2011 Amma’s programs in Pune were full of local flavor – Amma sang many bhajans in Marathi; some original and some classic bhajans that had been translated from the original Malayalam so that they could more easily touch the devotees’s hearts. However the devotees seemed most […]

Category : Around Amma | India 2011 | Messages of Amma | Photos | Yatra

Love, light, compassion, fragrance and beauty fill your heart

(1 Jan '11)

Amritapuri, New Year eve 2011 The dawn of 2011 was celebrated in grandeur with Amma here at Amritapuri. In addition to Indian devotees, more than 1500 visitors from abroad had flown in to be with Amma for the new year. The evening hall was packed and every corner had people from various regions and languages. […]

Category : Around Amma | Ashram Life | Messages of Amma | New Year | Photos

Know yourself is the message of spirituality

(27 Dec '10)

(Excerpts from Amma’s Christmas message, 24 Dec 2010, Amritapuri) “Whenever celebrations and holy days take place, Amma gives a message. However, in reality, these messages are not different; they are all one. Their essence is one. Although religions are many, spirituality has only one message. It is just that this message is presented in different […]

Category : Messages of Amma | Videos | Xmas

MAM ready to start cleaning efforts

(2 Oct '10)

Amritapuri, September 29th, 2010 Amma (Mata Amritanandamayi Devi) announced that, as part of its environmental cleaning efforts, the Mata Amritanandamayi Math (MAM) is ready to start work immediately on constructing toilets and installing trash cans in government schools and along roads. Government schools that lack sufficient toilet facilities can apply to the MAM right away. […]

Category : Clean City | Messages of Amma | Nature Care

Globalization fails to connect our hearts and minds

(27 Sep '10)

27 Sep 2010, Amritapuri Delivering her 57th Birthday Address, Amma spoke about how despite the connectivity created via globalization, the world is still suffering. “Where have we gone wrong?” Amma asked those assembled. “By connecting the external aspects, the entire world is being reduced to a small village. However we’ve failed to pay enough attention […]

Category : Around Amma | Messages of Amma

Make your heart a Vrindavan

(4 Sep '10)

Sri Krishna Jayanti is the day when the consciousness that pervades the universe incarnated as Lord Krishna, the embodiment of beauty that had the power to attract all beings in creation. Perhaps Sri Krishna’s personality is the greatest that humankind has ever seen. His life and teachings were significant back then, are significant now and […]

Category : Messages of Amma

Onam is a call to reclaim our heritage

(26 Aug '10)

23 Aug 2010, Amritapuri (Excerpts from Amma’s Onam message) “When a Malayalee* hears the word ‘Onam,’ the experience is like the simultaneous advent of a thousand spring seasons in the heart. Wherever one may be in the world, Onam is an occasion when memories of one’s childhood—their home, their parents, their brothers, sisters and friends […]

Category : Messages of Amma
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