.....posts from 'Free Housing'

Easing the suffering of mankind

(23 Dec '09)

22 December, Kodungallur –Bharata Yatra 2009 During the first evening program of the annual Brahmasthanam festival in Kodungallur, Amma extended several of the ashram’s charitable projects to recipients in the area. Sewing machines were  distributed along with financial working capital to start self-help groups for impoverished women. KP Dhanapalan,  a Member of Parliment of the […]

Category : Around Amma | Free Housing

Karunanidhi: Amma is a pearl among humans

(31 Jan '07)

Karunanidhi: “Amma is a Pearl among humans” 31 January — Nagapattanam, Tamil Nadu – Bharata Yatra 2007 “The Tamil Nadu Government and its people are extremely happy at the way in which the Mata Amritanandamayi Math has gone about in wiping the tears from the eyes of those fishermen who lost their houses and belongings […]

Category : Around Amma | Free Housing | India 2007 | Yatra

Foundation stone laid for 100 tsunami-relief houses

(10 Sep '06)

10 September 2006 — Bamboo Flat, South Andaman, Andaman Islands The Ashram laid the first foundation stone for the 100 tsunami-relief houses it has committed to build in Bamboo Flat, South Andaman. Sri Dharam Pal IAS, the Commissioner-cum-Secretary for Relief & Rehabilitation in Nicobar-Andaman, laid the stone as part of a brief function. It is […]

Category : Free Housing | Tsunami

284 houses more to Tsunami victims

(27 Aug '06)

27 August 2006 — Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu In the past two days, the Ashram has handed over a  284 houses more to tsunami victims in Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu–120 in Pandagassaalai (a hamlet in Pattinacherry Village) and 164 in Akarapettai. Swami Ramakrishnananda handed over the keys of the homes to the district collector of Nagapattinam, Tenkasi […]

Category : Free Housing | Tsunami

Sacrifice in Sri Lanka- a tsunami housing update

(27 May '06)

27 May 2006 — Thekkawatta, Kalutara District, Western Province, Sri Lanka For the past seven months, a 16- x 6-foot shack has served as their office, their kitchen, their bathroom and their sleeping quarters. It is from there that they have been managing the construction of the three apartment buildings the Ashram is constructing in […]

Category : Free Housing | Tsunami

Ashram to build 100 homes in Andaman Island

(10 Apr '06)

10 April 2006 — Andaman, Island The Ashram will build 100 houses in Bambooflat, South Andaman, as part of its tsunami relief-and-rehabilitation project. A memorandum of understanding to this effect was signed this week between the Ashram and the Andaman & Nicobar authorities. The expected cost of constructing the houses is Rs. five crores. The […]

Category : Free Housing | Tsunami

Mother of Lucknow’s poor, handicapped and homeless

(23 Mar '06)

Bharata Yatra 2006 22 March 2006 — Lakshmanpur, Uttar Pradesh Both pensions for widows and houses for the homeless were given away during Amma’s program in Lakshmanpur (Lucknow). The occasion prompted both Sri. Matraprasad Pande, the Speaker of the State Assembly of Uttar Pradesh, and the former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Sri. Jagadambikapal, to […]

Category : Around Amma | Free Housing | Free Pension | Yatra