AYUDH is a movement of young people who want to lead a life based on universal values. Starting with ourselves, we want to help in generating a future of hope, peace and social engagement while maintaining an awareness of spiritual principles.
A branch of Embracing The World® (ETW), AYUDH... more ›
Soil Food Web at the MA Center was a huge success! More than 50 students attended the week-long seminar on soil ecology with reknowned scientist Dr. Elaine Ingham. From learning how to brew compost tea for achieving the optimal growth of positive microorganisms, to studying the life in soil under... more ›
Amma’s Pantry held its first Bag Exchange on Saturday, February 9th, 2013. Participants brought their reusable green bags filled with non-perishable food items and received another, empty bag to take home. On Monday 2/11 the bags were brought to the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano for weighing... more ›
Amma's Pantry was launched at M.A. Center, San Ramon on New Year's Eve, 2012-13.
Amma's Pantry is a new initiative for M.A. Center San Ramon. The program uses a simple model for helping with hunger locally in partnership with the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano counties. Participants receive a... more ›
Tuesday, January 1, 2013: 10:00am-6:00pm
Welcome in the New Year with a day of silence and contemplation. We are excited to announce that Br. Dayamrita Chaitanya will be joined by Br. Shantamrita Chaitanya in leading this year's retreat. It is an invaluable opportunity to deepen our spiritual... more ›
We received confirmation today that Amma will not be able to visit the M.A. Center, San Ramon this November. This week, she formally accepted an invitation to a private U.N. conference taking place at the end of this month. After the Michigan programs, she will be traveling to the conference.
The M... more ›
Planet Earth’s entire energy needs for a whole year could be met with just 30 minutes of the sun’s rays. Such is the enormous power of solar energy.
Amma’s San Ramon center will now be completely powered by four separate solar systems on the center grounds. The Amrita Hall and the dining hall used... more ›
Amma’s Birthday Celebration at the M.A. Center, San Ramon is the largest program of the year, except for when Amma is here. It is held on the actual date of Amma’s Birth, September 27. This year, as always, it was a full day program filled with devotion, community, service and celebration.
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Krishna Jayanthi is always one of the liveliest events at the M.A. Center in San Ramon. The program began with the narration of stories on Lord Krishna’s life. Following this everybody, children and adults alike, got on their feet for an indoor version of ‘uriyadi', a popular game played in Kerala... more ›