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Past & Present overlap with memories at a house in Kozhikode

22 Feb, Kozhikode – Bharata Yatra  2017 By the time we reached Kozhikode it was 2pm, nine hours into our twenty hour journey. The hot air was rushing in through the bus windows, and our only reprise from the sweltering humidity of the South Indian sun was the occasional moment of sleep. Our stomachs were […]

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Amma in Udupi: God is the indivisible oneness devoid of all boundaries

25 Feb, Udupi, Karnataka – Bharata Yatra 2017 Thousands filled the MGM College grounds on Sunday in hopes of receiving Amma’s blessings upon her first visit to Udupi. Greeted in the traditional manner, Amma welcomed to a chorus of drums. The welcoming party was complete with a group of devotees costumed as the Nava Durga […]

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Amma gained love and respect not by speech but through the service rendered

23 Feb, Mangaluru, Karnataka – Bharata Yatra 2017 Amma started the second leg of the Bharata Yatra tour by traveling up the west coast of India to Mangaluru and holding an evening program at the Brahmasthanam there. When Amma arrived to the stage, several local students were there to welcome her dressed as the goddess […]

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We are all one – all children from the same Mother.

12-13 February, Manjeri Brahmasthanam Festival, Kerala – Bharata Yatra 2017 For the final stop on the first leg of her Bharata Yatra, Amma made her visit to Manjeri, in the north of Kerala. Amma held a two day Brahmasthanam festival there, including daily satsangs, bhajans and darshan to one and all. Amma also distributed saris […]

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Discernment is the switch that turns on the light of knowledge

9-10 February, Palakkad, Kerala – Bharata Yatra 2017 After spending the last few weeks traveling in Tamil Nadu, Amma returned back to Kerala and held a two day Brahmasthanam festival just across the border in Palakkad. During the two days Amma gave satsang, led bhajans, and gave darshan to the massive crowds on hand. While […]

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The spring season of life blossoms where there is patience and forbearance

6-7 Feb, Chennai, Tamil Nadu – Bharata Yatra 2017 After giving darshan all through the night in Salem, Amma traveled north east and arrived to the capital of Tamil Nadu, to Chennai. Even though Amma gave non stop darshan in Salem all night and then drove all day, she immediately served a Prasad dinner to […]

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One should be made aware of the oneness of all beings

04 February, Salem, Tamil Nadu –Bharata Yatra 2017 Amma held her first-ever program in the city of Salem, Tamil Nadu on February 4, 2017. The program was held at the ​Sona College ground. Many educationalists shared the dais with Amma. In their remarks, they universally expressed a desire to collaborate With Amrita University in both […]

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Our mind and attitude makes the experiences sweet or bitter

02 Feb Dindigul, Tamil Nadu – Bharata Yatra 2017 Amma visited the city of Dindigul, Tamil Nadu for the first time, holding a free public program. Dindigul is home to the renowned Abhirami temple, dedicated to an incarnation of the divine mother Kali. Accordingly, the backdrop for Amma’s program was adorned with a beautiful rendering […]

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God is the indivisible oneness, devoid of all boundaries: Amma in Madurai

30 – 31 January, Madurai Brahmasthanam, Tamil Nadu – Bharata Yatra 2017 Amma held two days of programmes at the Madurai Ashram and Brahmasthanam Temple. Amma led the Manasa puja in Tamil for the benefit of the devotees there, and distributed new saris for members of the AmritaSree Self-help Groups in the area. Addressing the […]

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Amma, bless us so that we get that Self-knowledge

28 January, Kanya Kumari, Tamil Nadu – Bharata Yatra 2017 After dedicating the Ramayanam Darshanam (exhibition on Valmiki Ramayana) and the Bharatamata Sadanam (temple dedicated to Bharata) a reception was given to Amma where massive crowd was waiting to meet her at Vivekananda Kendra.{news} Amma was welcomed to the stage by the Vice president of […]