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Conversations on Compassion – Amma at Stanford

Conversations on Compassion – Amma at Stanford

When: Monday, June 2, 2014 1730hrs PDT Where: Memorial Auditorium, Stanford University. Map What: Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, in conversation with the founder and director, the Center for Compassion & Altruism Research & Education (CCARE) at Stanford University, Dr. James Doty. In the one-hour dialogue, Dr. Doty will ask Amma about her life experiences and perspective(…)

Under a Single Flag – Hindu Community Unite to Pledge to Protect Dharma

Under a Single Flag – Hindu Community Unite to Pledge to Protect Dharma

In the presence of the sun and the ocean, over 150,000 people pledged to unite against the injustice, unrighteousness and discrimination plaguing society; to take up the fight to protect Dharma as each of their life’s vow. A large crowd from all over Kerala turned up at the Dharmaraksha Sangam (‘union to protect Dharma’) at the(…)

The Final Words of H.H. Swami Mridananda Puri

The Final Words of H.H. Swami Mridananda Puri

The Late His Holiness Swami Mridananda Puri Maharaj was the President of Sri Ramakrishna Mission, Trissur, Kerala from 1988 to 1998. The most venerated among the ascetics of India, Swamiji translated 10 Upanishads into Malayalam and decoded the Vedas for the masses. His book “GeethaamrithaBodhini”, received the Sahitya Academy Award in 1981. Swamiji, translated The(…)

Legal Counsel Adv Ramkumar Speaks to the Press

Legal Counsel Adv Ramkumar Speaks to the Press

Video of Advocate K. Ramkumar, legal counsel to Mata Amritanandamayi Math speaking to the press. Excerpts from the communiqué: People TV, the chairman of which is Mr. Mammootty; Media One TV, which belongs to Jamaath-i-Islami; and India Vision, whose chairman is Mr. Muneer — are taking the initiative to spread negative propaganda. They have been disseminating contemptuous information.(…)

“Amma is a person we can always depend on”, Padma Shri Mohanlal Speaks Out

“Amma is a person we can always depend on”, Padma Shri Mohanlal Speaks Out

Like many distinguished personalities in the fields of art and culture, the legendary icon of Indian Cinema, Padma Sri Mohanlal too spoke out in support of Mata Amritanandamayi Devi. Shri Mohanlal was elected the most popular Keralite in a poll conducted on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Kerala’s formation. In 2001, the Government of India(…)

Ashram an Open Book, says Math

Ashram an Open Book, says Math

Kochi, Friday 7 March 2014 The Mata Amritanandamayi Math has stated in a press release that the Ashram is an open book. Any official concerned may check the financial accounts of the Mata Amritanandamayi Math at any time. All accounts are submitted at the right time to the government. The Math has no accounts whatsoever(…)

Protest Meeting at Kochi

Protest Meeting at Kochi

Excerpts from the speeches of dignitaries at the protest meeting held at Kochi on Feb 26, 2014 Padma Vibhushan Justice V.R. Krishna Iyer Justice Krishna Iyer is a former judge of Supreme Court and was the Minister of law, power, prisons, irrigation and social welfare in the first Communist Government to govern Kerala. “The poor(…)

Interview with Swamini Atmaprana

Interview with Swamini Atmaprana

The article below is taken from an interview given by Swamini Atmaprana, one of Mata Amritanandamyi Devi’s earliest disciples, to the Mangalam Daily, published on Feb 26, 2014. Gayathri mentioned in her book “Holy Hell” that Dr. Leela (Swamini Atmaprana’s original name before she was ordained as a nun) had left the Ashram just as(…)