.....posts from 'Social Service'


Amma’s Women Empowerment Project is Role Model for Entire World says U.N.

(3 May '14)

3 May 2014 – Amritapuri Ashram More than 1,500 women from various parts of India poured into Amritapuri for the two-day event “A Celebration of Empowerment.” This was the capstone event of AMMACHI Labs’ Women Empowerment project, co-funded by the United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF) and Amrita University. The participants all shared one thing in […]

Category : Around Amma 2014 | Education | Social Service

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

Electrician course for tribals in Attappadi

(1 Feb '14)

In Attappady, an electrician course was conducted at Kottatara Karandara Community Hall for Adivasi youth. The 45 day long course was organized under the auspices of the Amrita Self-Reliant Villages program (Amrita SeRVe) in association with the Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME), Government of India. Amrita SeRVe is a program initiated with […]

Category : SeRVe

Amrita SeRVe project launched in Attapadi

(29 Jan '14)

During Amma’s 60th birthday celebrations the adoption project of 101 villages throughout India was launched. The village of Mulli in the Attappady region of Kerala was one among those chosen villages. Attappady is a tribal area nestled deep in the Western Ghats mountain range in the Palakkad district of Kerala. 85% of this pristine land […]

Category : SeRVe | Social Service

Financial support for Idukki landslide victims

(24 Sep '13)

MAM to give Rs. 100,000 to Families of People Who Perished in Idukki Landslide The Mata Amritanandamayi Math (MAM) will be providing Rs. one lakh to families in Kerala’s Idukki District who lost family members in landslides that struck the region in early August. The fatal landslides in the region were triggered by one of […]

Category : Social Service

Safety for women, Security for mentally challenged; a device by Amrita

(15 Sep '13)

How can anyone live in fear? Most women are victimized for no fault of their own unable to travel and perform mundane activities. In discussions with Amrita University’s Centre for Cyber Security, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (Amma), stressed the need for developing technology to protect and make Indian women feel more safe. According to Dr. […]

Category : Research | Social Service

AMMACHI Labs to setup vocational institutes in 101 villages

(13 Sep '13)

AMMACHI Labs to setup vocational institutes in 101 villages whcih would be adopted by MAM. The institutes would be centred around Computerized Vocational & Education Training (cVET) and Life-Enrichment Education (LEE) systems developed and managed by AMMACHI Labs. AMMACHI Labs has already provided training to more than 1,000 women in fields such as plumbing through […]

Category : Education | Social Service | Village Resource
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