“If you are understanding the principle of the Guru, then the pain of separation from the Guru actually takes you to the Goal. If you are going forwards while understanding that Principle, then you won’t collapse.”
Category: India 2010
Amma in Trissur
Amma sang many old bhajans along with a few newer ones. Her satsang stressed values in society, the importance of dispassion, and warned of Kerala’s dependence on intoxicants.
Kozhukkattas in Kolkatta
Amma used one large pot to put some flour and started kneading it with some water. She took some salt in her hands, mixing it with water on the dough and then kneaded
Amma in Durgapur
Just before Amma got up from her seat, she sang some bhajans leaving the excited crowd almost dancing on their feet.
A Vasanth in Vasanth Kunj
When Amma walked back to her room, many devotees had tears in their eyes—a mixture of joy, of gratefulness and the pain of already missing Amma more than they had imagined possible.
A colorful flowerful Holi
They started dancing, holding Amma’s hands, reminding us all of the beautiful play between Lord Krishna and the Gopis.
Grace of a traffic jam
Amma stopped the car and gave the lady and her daughter a long hug, kisses and prasad through the car window. The lady came back, tears streaming down her cheeks.
Amma started her programs in Delhi in one of the capitol’s new suburbs on the west bank of the holy Yamuna River, not far from where Lord Krishna used to dance with the Gopis.
Amma was welcomed with a colourful celebration at her public program in Jaipur.
A Holi in Mumbai
Even though the Nerul stage is very small, the devotees used every inch of space around Amma to get a glimpse of her playing the game. Everyone’s faces lit up with the colours of joy, exhilaration and amazement while watching Amma in this wonderful mood. Endlessly, the devotees kept on shouting “Mata Rani Ki Jai.”