.....posts from 'Social Service'

Vidyamritam extented to 3000 more students

(28 Sep '12)

27 Sep 2012, Amritapuri – Amma’s 59th Birthday celebrations Vidyamritam, free educational scholarships-for-the-poor program was expanded from 37,000 to 40,000 beneficiaries. K.C. Venugopal, Central Minister of State for Power handed over the cheque to the beneficiaries as part of the number of charitable activities launched during the 59th birthday celebrations of Amma.

Category : Birthday | Educational Scholarship

Amma is unparalleled

(28 Sep '12)

27 Sep 2012, Amritapuri – Amma’s 59th Birthday celebrations Aryadan Mohammed, Minister for Power & Transport, inaugurated an Amrita Sahaya Nidhi program, wherein families who lost a member in the Sivakasi fireworks-factory explosion were given Rs. 100,000, and those who were seriously injured received Rs. 50,000. Tamil Nadu MLAs, Sri. Thangatamil Selven and Sri. R.M. […]

Category : Birthday | Health Care | Social Service

Amma’s service are unparalleled by even the government

(28 Sep '12)

27 Sep 2012, Amritapuri – Amma’s 59th Birthday celebrations During the 59th birthday celebrations of Amma, along with the many charitable projects, Amrita Nidhi, free monthly pension program was extended to 3000 more, bringing up the total beneficiaries to 48,000. K.M. Mani, Minister for Finance, Law & Housing, inaugurated this new phase of Amrita Nidhi […]

Category : Birthday | Free Pension

MAM announces charitable projects of the value of Rs 25 crores

(22 Sep '12)

The 59th birthday of world-renowned humanitarian and spiritual leader Amma, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi, will be celebrated on September 27, 2012 at Amritapuri, Kollam in Kerala. As has always been the practice, the occasion will see the launching of several new charitable initiatives of the MAM, as also the extension of some of the existing charitable […]

Category : Health Care | Social Service

Walk your path; clean your way

(7 Jun '12)

2 Jun 2012, Seattle , USA Amma’s commitment to taking care of Mother Nature, being good stewards of our Mother the Earth, is not restricted to India {ABC news}. People all over the world are responding–including Amma’s children in the Seattle. On the second night of the retreat there this year, members of the Pacific […]

Category : Clean City

A visit to Watoto Boma

(26 Apr '12)

During his visit to Kenya, Br. Shubamrita visited Amrita Watoto Boma, care home for children near Athi River. After playing, singing and telling stories to Swami, all of the children got a chance to show off their skills in Math and English language and the students who ranked top of their class were rewarded by […]

Category : Orphanage

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