Amma started her programmes in Mumbai with a public function in the famous Shivaji Park, located right in the heart of the city.
During the programs, Amma sang many new bhajans in Marathi, and Amma’s satsangs were translated into Hindi. On the last night, Amma spoke about the importance of dispassion in one’s daily life.
Two days of Brahmasthanam festival programs were held in the ashram in the Mahendra Hills, Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh.
The President of India Mrs. Pratibha Patil presented the Dharma Ghadga award to Swami Amritaswarupananda today at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
In spite of the programs being held on working days, thousands came for Amma’s darshan
Swami Ramakrishnananda Puri’s South American Tour – March 2010
“Amma has come to shower Her Love. All over the world, people wait for Amma’s arrival and Darshan like the proverbial chataka birds waiting for the rain.”
Amma conducted two days of programs in Mangalore as part of the annual brahmasthanam festival.
MAM has started the construction of houses for the victims of the major flooding that took place there in early October 2009.
“Simply keeping awake and forgoing sleep is not enough. We have to awaken to that state (Shiva). We need to gain awareness in our thoughts, words, and deeds.”