15 Aug 2018, Amritapuri
Amma hoisted the National flag, celebrating India’s 72nd Independence day at Amritapuri. As Amma unfurled the tricolour flag, the military force did a ceremonial salute. Amma stood in the rain while saluting the flag, praying during the National Anthem.
Many people and children could be seen standing with tri-colour flags and celebrating India’s Independence day with Amma. Amma also gave away sweets to the soldiers.