Amma was walking on her way to the stage for evening bhajans. Security guards were holding back the throngs of devotees and students who were pushing against each other trying to touch Amma. While walking, Amma’s arms were outstretched as usual to touch everyone within reach. Suddenly, she bent down and picked up something and […]
on/about Amma, Mata Amritanandamayi Devi
I woke up this morning listening to the Lalita Sahasra Nama chants through the loud speakers. It’s not from the ashram sound system. It’s coming from the village.I have heard Bhagavatam reading over the loud speakers from the village. But not Lalita Sahasranam. What is it?The villagers are paying their tribute to our beloved Amma […]
why i ‘m not forgetting?
why i am not forgetting? “amma yennulloru namam orthidave romancham akunnatenthe?” അമ്മയെന്നുള്ളൊരു നാമമോർത്തീടവേ രോമാഞ്ചം ആകുന്നതെന്തേ? oh what a bhajan tonight! amma sang with a full voice.“ammayennulloru namam orthidave” i love it so much.these lines are not just written out of imagination by the poet, but they are born out of real experience of his love-bond […]
Letter for the Elephant
Ram & Lakshmi, I love you very much. Please listen to Amma. Behave well. I will see you two in Amritapuri
The Wisdom of the Tsunami
The Wisdom of the Tsunami 12 February 2005 — Dharmapuri, Tamil Nadu, en route from Bangalore to Nagapattinam“My house, my life, my belongings, my children—all disappeared in the blink of an eye,” Amma said. She was talking to Her disciples and devotees about the tsunami during a stop in Dharmapuri. Amma was going to the […]
A Time of Tragedy, A Time of Grace
A Time of Tragedy, A Time of Grace I was on the Internet and saw the news that giant waves were hitting Chennai and flooding the city. I ran up the stairs to the temple where Amma was giving darshan in order to inform Her. Amma was very sad to hear the news. I soon […]
Amma Apple and Me
this was in chennai 2004. i am showing amma a photograph of hippo in my laptop and having a good laugh with her.
healing the healer
Amma talking to the medical students of AIMS. this is the first batch of medical students. 2003, amritapuri.
നമ്മുടെ വിരല് കണ്ണില് തട്ടിയാല് വിരലിനേയും കണ്ണിനേയും ആശ്വസിപ്പിക്കും. കാരണം അതു നമ്മുടെയാണ്. അതുപോലെ മറ്റുള്ളവന്റെ വേദന നമ്മുടെ വേദനയായി തോന്നണം. മറ്റുള്ളവന്റെ സന്തോഷം നമ്മുടെ സന്തോഷമാകണം.
can i ask something?
just a wordon the occassion of asianet interview