MA Center Chicago (MACC)

Amrita Book Club at MACC

Next event (Monthly): Nov 20, 2021 2:00pm-3:00pm 

The Amrita Book Club of North America gives participants an opportunity to dive more deeply into Amma’s teachings. The club meets twice a month on the first and third Saturdays from 2 pm to 3 pm via Zoom to explore Amma’s books and books written by Amma's senior disciples. All are welcome to attend, even if you do not own a copy of the book. For more information, contact Punya at lynnehandler@gmail.com or 262-853-114. 

Tuesday
Oct
26
5:30am - 6:30am
Join us virtually for daily archana every morning at 5:30 am CT. We chant Amma's 108 names and the Thousand Names (Lalitha Sahasranama).  Daily Archana Zoom Meeting Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/240260479 
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Tuesday
Oct
26
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Amma requests everyone to regularly practice this meditation once or twice a day for the benefit of the entire world. Join us every evening (except Saturdays) for Amma's White Flower Meditation via Zoom: https://... more ›
Wednesday
Oct
27
5:30am - 6:30am
Join us virtually for daily archana every morning at 5:30 am CT. We chant Amma's 108 names and the Thousand Names (Lalitha Sahasranama).  Daily Archana Zoom Meeting Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/240260479 
The password is 1008 One tap... more ›
Wednesday
Oct
27
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Amma requests everyone to regularly practice this meditation once or twice a day for the benefit of the entire world. Join us every evening (except Saturdays) for Amma's White Flower Meditation via Zoom: https://... more ›
Thursday
Oct
28
5:30am - 6:30am
Join us virtually for daily archana every morning at 5:30 am CT. We chant Amma's 108 names and the Thousand Names (Lalitha Sahasranama).  Daily Archana Zoom Meeting Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/240260479 
The password is 1008 One tap... more ›
Thursday
Oct
28
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Amma requests everyone to regularly practice this meditation once or twice a day for the benefit of the entire world. Join us every evening (except Saturdays) for Amma's White Flower Meditation via Zoom: https://... more ›
Friday
Oct
29
5:30am - 6:30am
Join us virtually for daily archana every morning at 5:30 am CT. We chant Amma's 108 names and the Thousand Names (Lalitha Sahasranama).  Daily Archana Zoom Meeting Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/240260479 
The password is 1008 One tap... more ›
Friday
Oct
29
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Amma requests everyone to regularly practice this meditation once or twice a day for the benefit of the entire world. Join us every evening (except Saturdays) for Amma's White Flower Meditation via Zoom: https://... more ›
Saturday
Oct
30
5:30am - 6:30am
Join us virtually for daily archana every morning at 5:30 am CT. We chant Amma's 108 names and the Thousand Names (Lalitha Sahasranama).  Daily Archana Zoom Meeting Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/240260479 
The password is 1008 One tap... more ›
Saturday
Oct
30
4:00pm - 5:00pm
"A river that flows through many branches will not have a powerful current. If the branches are redirected and the river is redirected to flow only through the main stream, the force of the current will increase greatly. It may even be possible to generate electricity from such a strong current.... more ›

Our daily spiritual practices include:

MORNING ARCHANA

Daily at 6:00 am

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

WHITE FLOWER MEDITATION
Daily* at 6:00 pm

EVENING BHAJANS
Daily* at 6:30 pm

  • Guru Stotram Chanting
  • Bhajans (devotional singing)
  • Closing prayers and Arati

*Note: On Thursdays, we have a Bhagavad Gita class with Swami Shantamritananda Puri instead of daily bhajans. On Saturdays, bhajans and group meditation are part of the regular Saturday program. There is no morning archana on the mornings when Amma broadcasts from Amritapuri.