America 2019 Around Amma 2019

Meditation is as precious as gold

 June 6-7, Seattle, WA – America Yatra 2019 Amma’s 2019 North American Yatra began with a two-day program at the Hyatt Regency in Bellevue, Washington. People from near and far gathered for Amma’s darshan, meditation, Satsang and bhajans. During a special puja, Amma said: “Humankind and nature are in an agitated state. Only through prayer […]

America 2017 Around Amma 2017

Amma’s message seems more important than ever before

27-30 May, Seattle, USA – North America Yatra 2017 Amma began her 30th North American Yatra with three days of programs in Bellevue, Washington, USA. Amma went directly from the airport to the Pacific Northwest Center where she served lunch while devotees told spiritual stories and jokes. Much has changed in the past year since […]

America 2016 Around Amma 2016

Amma in Seattle Xfinity

4-5 June, Seattle, America Yatra 2016 Amma began her 30th North American tour on June 5th with two days of programs at the XFINITY Arena in Everett, WA, USA. People came from all over the world to meet Amma and receive her darshan. Seattle Foundation Board Member and noted philanthropist Linda Parks garlanded Amma welcomed […]

America 2015 Around Amma 2015

Amma welcomed to “Tulalip Land”

Seattle, America Yatra 2015 Amma was welcomed to her first program of the 2015 North American tour by several dignitaries including Barbara Tolbert, the Mayor of Arlington, Washington, and Chairman Sheldon, one of board members of the Native American Tulalip tribe, and Patti Gobin, the Tulalip tribe office of Treaty Rights. One year ago, the […]

America 2011 Around Amma Photos Videos

Amma in Seattle

27 -30 May , Seattle, – USA Yatra 2011 Commencing her 25th tour of North America, Amma was welcomed to Seattle, also known as emerald city, by many of her American devotees. At the Hyatt Regency Convention Center, representatives from the local Native American Indian community performed a number of songs for Amma, expressing the […]

America 2010 Around Amma Videos Yatra

Amma in Seattle

Amma has arrived in the United States for her 24th annual North American Tour, which will begin in the west cost city of Seattle. On behalf of Emerald City, Amma was welcomed by Debadutta Dash, Founder & Co- Chair Washington State & India Trade Relations Action Committee, and Anil Singh- Molares, Co- Founder & Board […]

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Amma Embodies the Great Spiritual Traditions

27 May 2009 – 31 May 2009 — Seattle, Washington When Amma landed in Seattle on May 27th, it marked the beginning of her 23rd tour of the United States. Amma was officially welcomed to the Seattle by Richard Conlin, the President of the Seattle City Council. Addressing Amma and the gathering, Conlin said, “It […]


American Yatra Begins

3 June 2008, Seattle, USA Amma commenced her 22nd Yatra of North America this weekend with four days of programs in Seattle, Washington. Thousands of Americans, as well as Canadians, attended the programs, where Amma gave discourses, sang bhajans, led meditation sessions and gave darshan. Upon the programs’ conclusion Tuesday morning, Amma will travel to […]

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A Rakhi Bond to Fight Farmer Suicide

31 May 2008 – Seattle, Washington, USA On the first night of the retreat weekend with Amma in Seattle, a dozen or so teenagers and twenty-somethings wearing T-shirts with AYUDH across the back came up to the side of Amma’s chair. One of them held a bracelet of braided pink and blue strings, which she […]

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Awaken, Children!

1 June , Seattle, Washington — USA Yatra 2007 Over the past couple of years, it has become a tradition for Amma to add a few new English bhajans to her songbook around the time of her annual summer tour of North America. And this year, the first night of Amma’s “Northwest Retreat” near Seattle found […]