Amma’s Europe Yatra 2016

Amma will visit 10 cities in 8 countries of Europe and will hold satsangs, bhajans, meditation and will give darshan – meet the people who come to the program. October 11-12 : London, United Kingdom Daily two programs 10am & 730pm Venue: Alexandra Palace, Alexandra Palace Way, Wood Green, London N22 7AY Website: www.amma.org.uk email: […]


Independence day with Amma

India’s Independence day celebrated at the Ashram with great enthusiasm. Little children gave small flags to Amma and the AYUDH group gave a big flag around mindnight at the end of darshan. Amma did pranams and waved the flag with lot of love and respect. 15th August 2016 Amritapuri


Swami Ramakrishnananda’s South America Tour 2016

Swami Ramakrishnanada will visit four countries in South America and will hold programs in eight cities from August 25 to September 11th. The programs include satsang, bhajans, puja and meditation classes. Lima, Peru August 25th- IAM Course August 26th- Satsang, Bhajans, Meditation August 27th- Homa Contact: www.ammaperu.com.pe / email: info (at) ammaperu.com.pe / Viña Del […]


MAM at UN Economic and Social Council conferences

11-19 July 2016, United Nations, New York United Nations ECOSOC (Economic and Social Council) convened a series of meetings in July for for 9 days for its members to act on key initiatives. During a High Level Political Forum on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the MAM was represented by Anju Bist, Co-Director of Amrita SeRVe, […]


One World, One Home – AYUDH’s 12th European Youth Summit

AYUDH’s 12th annual European Youth Summit “One World. One Home” took place from 16th-24th July at the MA Center in Brombachtal near Frankfurt, Germany. Playing host to 300 young people from over 27 countries, the summit provided a unique platform for personal development, intercultural dialogue and creative expression. Each day was dedicated to a different […]


Vavu Bali, paying homage to ancestors

2 Aug 2016, Amritapuri 2000 participants from around the globe gathered in Amritapuri to pay homage to their ancestors by participating in the Karkidaka Vavu Bali ritual. Vavu Bali is a Hindu custom where a special puja is performed on riverbanks and beaches on the no moon (Amavasya) that falls during the month of Karkitakam […]


The Vasana Box

26 Jul 2016, Amritapuri Usually, when we give gifts to someone, it is as an expression of our love towards them, or to celebrate a certain occasion. When we give gifts, we try to give someone something that they do not have. However, when we give gifts to a Mahatma, it is considered an offering. […]


India’s first double forearm transplant at Amrita Hospital

28 July 2016, Kochi Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (Amrita Hospital) has conducted India’s first double forearm transplant on a 21-year-old youth, Jith Kumar Saji, who lost both his hands below the elbow in 2013 due to electrical burns. This is the third double-hand transplant done at the hospital. In India, currently only Amrita Hospital […]