Instead of thinking, “ What I can take?” we should think, “ What can I give?” We must perform every action with joy and derive bliss from our work. How is this possible? We gain the real fruits of labor when the intellect and heart come together. It is not tiring for a mother to look after her baby... more ›
This summer, after Amma left California, Noel Garfield, 9 years old, watched the Embracing Kenya video and was immediately inspired to connect with the kids at the new Amrita Children's Home. She began making decorative, hand-made cards... more ›
"Our highest, most important duty in this world is to help our fellow beings."   “We should serve others without any expectations whatsoever. When others throw thorns at us, we should be able to throw flowers back at them."   "Most people are concerned only with what they can get from the world,... more ›
Excerpted from Immortal Bliss: Issue 1, 2011: A volunteer shares his thoughts on serving the world under Amma's guidance. Some years ago, a psychologist published a study on human happiness. His research showed that we have no... more ›