North American News

August 26, 2012 San Diego
Aug 26th, 2012, San Diego. Mother's Kitchen was held at Anupama & Sudharshan's. About 168 bagged lunch were prepared and delivered to Interfaith Community Services.
August 20, 2012 Vancouver
Every year amid much hard work and enthusiasm the Vancouver satsang garage sale raises money for Amma's charities. This year a successful garage sale was held on July 8 and 9th. While Amma's grace alone is sufficient for her charities, it is a beautiful lesson for those involved in the art of... more ›
August 7, 2012 Eugene, OR
Three volunteers from Eugene, Oregon are the latest group to join the growing North American project known as the "Litter Pick-Up Project" which started in Seattle in 2011, inspired by Amma's campaign to clean up India. In Eugene, this new group is calling themselves the "River of Love" Litter... more ›
July 29, 2012 San Ramon
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 ›
July 28, 2012 San Ramon
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 ›
July 27, 2012 San Ramon
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 ›
June 25, 2012 Eugene, OR
This is what was said at our last clean up: Our work party was truly an Amma's lesson camouflaged by litter!  Rallying up our children to clean the streets was not an easy task. Our children didn't want to be out in the cold, didn't want to pick up "anything gross" and our 12 year old son had a... more ›
June 16, 2012 Vancouver
Tonight, [June 13, 2012] there were 3 of us to initiate the Amma Vancouver Blood Donor Team. After the initial screenings etc., with a very efficient team, it only took 5 minutes to actually give the blood. Then it was the red carpet treatment over to the juice and cookie table.... and the great... more ›
May 28, 2012 San Ramon, CA
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 ›
May 28, 2012 San Diego
As a Southern California satsang, we all get together in making a Amma's tour a pleasant one for everyone attending. In order to do that, as we are the Southern California satsang family, we need to help with the Tour. Please contact Tour coordinators or go to ... more ›