.....posts from 'Educational Scholarship'

Vidyamritam scholarship program extended from 46,000 to 51,000 beneficiaries

(7 Oct '14)

27 Sep 2014, Amritapuri Amritavarsham – Amma’s 61st Birthday Celebrations Mata Amritanandamayi Math extended the reach of its Vidyamritam Scholarships for the underprivileged by another 5,000. Vidyamritam started in 2007 and, through it, 46,000 children are currently receiving scholarships in the form of a monthly stipend until they finish their education. Vidyamritam’s reach was extended […]

Category : Around Amma 2014 | Birthday | Educational Scholarship

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

New service initiatives on 58th birthday of Amma

(1 Oct '11)

Each year on Amma’s birthday, Mata Amritanandamayi Math inaugurates new charities, expands existing ones and releases a number of new publications. There was a formal public function for this as part of the birthday celebrations. Many dignitaries were there for the function. They include: His Excellency Sri. K. Sankaranarayanan, the Governor of Maharashtra; Sri. Vilasrao […]

Category : AmritaKeerti | Educational Scholarship | Free Pension | Self Help Group | Social Service

Amma in Hyderabad

(3 Mar '11)

27 – 28 February , Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh – Bharata Yatra 2011 Amma’s return to Hyderabad was marked by a significant expansion of her ongoing humanitarian projects—shortly after her first evening program began, a seemingly never-ending line of children flowed across the stage, standing in line patiently to receive a hug and a kiss from […]

Category : Around Amma | Clean City | Educational Scholarship | India 2011 | Photos | Yatra

Amma in Hyderabad

(24 Feb '10)

21-22 February, Hyderabad — Bharata Yatra 2010 Two days of Brahmasthanam festival programs were held in the ashram in the Mahendra Hills, Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh. Amma’s satsangs were translated into Telugu, the local language, and touched on many points.  Highlights included the importance of giving and generosity, the value of avoiding intoxicants, and the meaning […]

Category : Around Amma | Educational Scholarship | India 2010 | Photos | Yatra

Vidyamritam: bagging prize, winning the heart

(26 Sep '09)

The series of competitions organized for Vidyamritam beneficiaries across Kerala culminated in the finals of the elocution competitions in the junior and senior category, held at the Pandal erected in the Engineering College grounds of Amritapuri campus.  Both categories saw eight participants each arguing vociferously on the need to preserve Mother Nature for a healthy […]

Category : Educational Scholarship

Vidyamrita Sangamam 2009

(26 Sep '09)

As part of Amma’s 56th Birthday Celebrations, 10,000 Vidyamritam scholarship recipients have come from all over Kerala.  These students have had a full schedule since their arrival, including Amma’s darshan and bhajans, different competitions and a magic show. The finalists were given prizes in an evening function held on 26th.

Category : Educational Scholarship