Seva Sunday - Volunteer to Help Prepare for Amma's Summer Tour

May 25, 2014 9:30am-5:30pm (ended)

Preparing for Amma's Visit

Join in the excitement and fun of preparing the M. A. Center San Ramon for Amma’s arrival. We will clean and scrub, sweep and weed, move chairs and bleachers, turn a warehouse into a dining hall and decorate, and take part in the cultural program rehearsals.

Come and join the many volunteers for some or all of these seva (selfless service) days.

Saturday and Sunday, May 24th and 25th, 9:30 am - 5:30 pm

We have appropriate work for everyone, including outdoor projects and lighter indoor jobs. Lunch and chai are provided, as well as a sense of satisfaction from participating in this part of Amma's 2014 summer visit.

To sign up in advance visit www.macenterseva.org or email at seva@macenterseva.org

Saturday
Jun
18
A Multi-Day Event
Reflect on the precious days we spent with Amma. Help us breakdown program setup, move equipment into storage, care for the center's public spaces, and prepare the center for the upcoming satsang programs. Lunch and Chai are provided. Castro Valley BART Station pickup at 10:00 am. RSVP on the BART... more ›
Saturday
Jun
25
10:00am - 4:00pm
Free Yoga Camp  On December 11th, 2014, the 193-member United Nations General Assembly established 21st of June as the International Day of Yoga with a record 177 co-sponsoring countries. The goal of this day is to promote wider dissemination of information about the benefits of practicing yoga for... more ›
Saturday
Jul
09
A Multi-Day Event
10 am – 4:30 pm – Seva (Lunch and chai included)
5:00 - 6:00 pm: Guru stotram, Archana,108 names of Amma
6:00 - 6:20 pm: Video of Amma
6:20 - 7:30 pm: Bhajans, Arati, Closing prayers, Prasad For more information, email MA Center... more ›
Monday
Jul
18
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Guru Purnima is traditionally observed as a day dedicated to the Guru, when devotees and spiritual aspirants honor and worship their guru. The celebration at MA Center will start with a ritualistic worship, Guru Puja, for our guru, Amma. The program includes a short spiritual talk, Guru Puja and... more ›
Saturday
Aug
06
10:00am - 8:30pm
First full Saturday program after the break for Amma’s Tour.
Make a day of it! Join us in any of the activities or just for the evening program. SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm: Seva (Service projects)
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Lunch
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Guided IAM-35... more ›

Our daily spiritual practices at the Main House include: 

Mornings

Mondays-Fridays: 5:15am

  • 108 Names of Amma
  • 1000 Names of the Divine Mother, Sri Lalitha Sahasranam

Saturdays-Sundays: 6:15am

  • 108 Names of Amma
  • 1000 Names of the Divine Mother, Sri Lalitha Sahasranam

To attend morning programs, please call RSVP at 510-537-9417 the evening before.

Evenings

  • Guru Stotram Chanting
  • Bhajans, Devotional singing
  • Closing prayers and Arati

Monday : 7:45 pm
Tuesday: 7:45 pm
Wednesday: 7:00 pm
Thursday: 7:45 pm
Friday: 7:00 pm
Saturday: 7:30 pm (or 4:45 pm in the Amrita Hall when there is a regular Saturday program)
Sunday: 7:00 pm