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


Let Krishna’s undying smile be an inspiration to us

(13 Sep '12)

“Speaking about Lord Krishna is a difficult because he transcends thought and word. Lord Krishna is that truth, unable to explain which, thoughts and words return defeated. He is pure knowledge, pure bliss, pure love and the embodiment of dharma—yet he is beyond all this as well. “Lord Krishna lived 5,000 years ago, but his […]

Category : Krishna Jayanthi | Messages of Amma

Be content with what you have and make each day an Onam

(31 Aug '12)

“Onam’s message is the quintessence of all imaginable goodness. The reason for this is that, in Onam, we see the picture of all material prosperity as well as lessons of dharmic values and kindness. It’s festive atmosphere is filled with enthusiasm, celebration, games and dances. It is a product of our bond with the culture […]

Category : Messages of Amma | Onam

Scriptures becomes alive in the presence of the Guru

(11 Jul '12)

Guru Purnima Celebrations 3 July, Chicago, Japan-America Yatra 2012 The auspicious Guru Purnima celebrations were held in Amma’s new Chicago Ashram. The celebrations took place after a long day of darshan, with Swami Amritaswaroopananda leading the worship of the Guru’s feet. Amma spoke to the devotees about the importance of the Guru disciple relationship. “A […]

Category : America 2012 | Around Amma 2012 | Guru Purnima | Messages of Amma

Praying for the departed in tsunami

(11 Mar '12)

11 Mar 2012, Amritapuri Today marks the one year anniversary of the Japanese Tsunami. Near the beginning of darshan, just after the morning archana, Amma asked all to take a moment and remember the tragedy. She said, “This is the time the Japanese tsunami happened, so for all the souls of the departed and for […]

Category : Around Amma 2012 | Messages of Amma | Tsunami

May the New Year lead to the birth of a new individual and a new society

(2 Jan '12)

New Year, Sunday, 00.10 am, 1 January 2012 – Amritapuri “May our lives and the lives of all beings be pervaded with goodness. This is Amma’s prayer on this occasion. May the divine power to effect positive change – both in ourselves and in the world – awaken in Amma’s children. Amma’s prayer is that […]

Category : Messages of Amma | New Year

Show enthusiasm to practice the teaching of Mahatmas

(27 Dec '11)

In the same way you celebrate the birthdays of these Mahatmas, with so much care and enthusiasm, you should demonstrate the same care and enthusiasm in putting into practice their teachings in each and every moment of your life

Category : Around Amma 2011 | Messages of Amma | Xmas

To win the competition of Life remain within the boundaries of Dharma

(13 Sep '11)

Onam celebration with Amma in Amritapuri Friday, 9 September 2011, Amritapuri As always the Onam festivities began early in the morning in Amritapuri. The Pookkalam, Nirapara, Nila Vilakku, as well as hanging cluster bunches of bananas decorated the verandah in front of Amma’s room. At 9:30 am Amma was led into the large hall by […]

Category : Around Amma 2011 | Messages of Amma | Onam | Photos | Videos
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