Its message is that our life’s supreme goal is to seek and attain that bright star: God. In the hustle and bustle of everyday life, we should not forget this truth. It is to remind us of this that spiritual masters incarnate from time to time.
Month: December 2019
Festivals in 2023
2023 JANUARY 1, Sunday / New Year Day 2, Monday / ॐ : Karthika Puja 15, Sunday / Thaipongal 26, Thursday / 74th Indian Republic Day 29, Sunday / ॐ : Karthika Puja FEBRUARY18, Saturday / Maha Sivarathri 26, Sunday / ॐ : Karthika Puja MARCH8, Wednesday / Holi Festival 25, Saturday / ॐ : […]
12 Dec 2019, Amritapuri, Kerala In one of the largest ever international university collaborations in India, a Letter of Intent (LoI) was signed today by Amma (the Chancellor of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham) and Dr. Lisel Folks, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, University of Arizona embarking on a multidisciplinary partnership in education and research. […]
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has been ranked first in India for its leadership in medicine, dentistry and other health subjects by the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) Subject Rankings 2020. THE World Subject Rankings 2020 highlights the universities that lead in the parameters of clinical, pre-clinical and health subjects across the world. The Institute of Medical […]
self-confidence is like a booster rocket. It helps us break free from the bondage and impurities of the mind and allows us to soar to the heights of spirituality. We have nothing to lose by trusting the infinite power of the Self, except the bondage of our own ignorance.
Amma’s vision is one of forgiveness, mutual understanding and love. Only action based on such an expansive vision can carry humankind to both spiritual and material heights.
At the close of the program, Amma came to the front of the stage and showered flowers on each person as they passed in front of her – her way of worshipping God within each of us. Just as at the start of the program, it was as if a sea of humanity was passing in front of Amma.
We have forgotten how to laugh
Many cry from the moment they are born until they leave this world.
each time Amma embraces us, we realize we have found the answer to our need for being welcomed, understood, and each and everyone is seen as a unique human being. Her embrace is a simple and complex gesture at the same time