Starting on Thursday, August 23rd, Swami Ramakrishnananda will be spending a week at the M.A Center, San Ramon. This will be a special opportunity to spend some time with one of Amma's most senior disciples.
All are invited. Please mark your calendars for his visit on August 23rd through... more ›
The plum trees at GreenFriends Farm at the M.A. Center in San Ramon have been very busy this year! So far, over 300 lbs of very high quality, fragrant, and lusciously sweet Santa Rosa plums have been harvested.
In June, the first bountiful harvest of these heavenly plums were offered to Amma and... more ›
Like many areas of the country, this summer has been a hot one at GreenFriends Farm! It’s the time to prevent fires and nurture the grasslands. That’s why GreenFriends Farm recruited 21 beautiful Angus bred heifers provided by Aaron Lucich, to treat the soils of the rolling hills of the M.A.... more ›
"You’re hunting for what?"
Yes, that was my reaction the first time I heard from Christopher that he was planning to hunt for pottery clay on M.A. Center grounds.
I guess it makes sense that there would be clay on the land here. So much of the soil is that impossible compacted clay that is the bane... more ›
GreenFriends Farm at M.A. Center, San Ramon has invited a herd of cows and a flock of sheep to co-host a two day workshop on building soil in grassland systems through holistic grazing.
What is this all about?
Contrary to what is generally believed, grazing animals do not always impact the... more ›
Members of the M.A. Center San Ramon Plastic Project upcycle waste materials to create treasures from trash, transforming discarded soft plastic into purses, wallets and other accessories. Janelle, a satsang member and a life-long crafter, has been inspired through the Plastic Project to use her... more ›
In the spring of 2011, a new gardening team at the San Ramon M.A. Center’s rose garden felt inspired to build a small shrine with a photo of Amma. They decided this project should grow organically just as the rose garden itself had gone fully organic. Over the next several weeks, all the elements... more ›
The scent of summer in the air, the green hills fading to gold, and the joyful frenzy of activity at M.A. Center, all indicate that Amma’s visit is imminent.
The San Ramon M.A. Center is a unique stop on Amma’s North American tour because Amma has held programs there since 1989. It has been twenty... more ›