Saturday at MA Center - Community Seva Day and Craft Guild Workshop

Feb 16, 2019 9:00am-8:00pm (ended)

Make a day of it! Join us in any of the activities or just for the evening program.

SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY:

9:00 am - 4:00 pm: Community Tree Planting
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: *Guided IAM-35 Meditation (Main House Puja Room)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: *Group Vedic Chanting (Amrita Hall)
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm: Group chanting 1000 Names of the Divine Mother
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm: Break for chai & snack (Bake sale, proceeds benefit Amma’s charities)     
6:00 pm - 8:00pm:  Video of Amma, Bhajans, Arati and Closing Prayers
8:00 pm: Vegetarian dinner (benefits Amma's charitable projects)

Craft Guild Workshop:

Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Creekside
The Craft guild offers workshops for knitting, sewing, crocheting and upcycling.
For more info. contact ammakavyashree@sbcglobal.net

Castro Valley BART Station Pickups: 10:00 am and 4:00 pm - Please RSVP on the BART pickup extension: 510-537-9417 x 447

Note:
-  Bring your own plates and cups for dinner to support Amma’s Zero Waste project and get a $3 discount. Dinner with disposable dishes $10. $7 if you Bring Your Own Plates/Cups.
- *Guided IAM-35 Meditation: Only for those who have already taken the complete 8-hour IAM-35 course.
- *Vedic Chanting: Chanting the Pancha Suktams, Mantra Pushpam and Sri Rudram in unison to recordings as a way to practice and learn. Please bring your own books.
- Bake Sale benefitting Amma’s charities opens at 5:30 pm.
- Prayer list is read at the end of every program – send names to prayers@amma.org

Email MA Center for more information.

Saturday
Nov
30
10:00am - 6:00pm
The Satsang evening programs will start up again after Amma's Fall Tour. Seva will continue during the Saturdays. All are invited to come, lend a hand with these projects: -Packing for Amma's Fall programs in Los Angeles
-Ashram property maintenance
-Garden projects
-Helping... more ›
Saturday
Dec
07
10:00am - 6:00pm
The Satsang evening programs will start up again after Amma's Fall Tour. Seva will continue during the Saturdays. All are invited to come, lend a hand with these projects: -Packing for Amma's Fall programs in Los Angeles
-Ashram property maintenance
-Garden projects
-Helping... more ›
Tuesday
Dec
10
7:30pm - 9:00pm
Puja performed in the Main House, Puja Room. A monthly birthday is traditionally observed in India based on the moon's position at the time of birth. The moon returns to this spot in the heavens, approximately every 28 days. Karthika is the Nakshatra - star constellation- in which the moon was... more ›
Saturday
Dec
14
10:00am - 8:30pm
First full Saturday program after the break for Amma's tour.
Make a day of it! Join us in any of the activities or just for the evening program. SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm: Seva (Service projects)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: *Guided IAM-35 Meditation (Main House Puja Room)... more ›
Saturday
Dec
21
10:00am - 8:30pm
Make a day of it! Join us in any of the activities or just for the evening program. SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm: Seva (Service projects)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: *Guided IAM-35 Meditation (Main House Puja Room)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: *Group Vedic Chanting (Amrita Hall)
4:30... more ›
Sunday
Dec
22
9:00am - 12:00pm
Sunday morning group sadhana (spiritual practice) for World Peace in Amrita Hall sitting near Amma's chair. A special time to focus inwardly together as we begin the busy holiday season. Schedule: - 9​:00 ​Archana: Chanting Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam Namavali, 1,000 Names of the Divine Mother, in... more ›
Tuesday
Dec
24
6:00pm - 9:00pm
All are welcome to join in this sacred evening which will include Readings, Puja ceremony to Mother Mary and Baby Jesus, Bhajans and Christmas Carols.
Stay tuned for more details.
Saturday
Dec
28
10:00am - 8:30pm
Make a day of it! Join us in any of the activities or just for the evening program. ​During the evening program we will ​honor Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of lights by​ lighting the Menorah candles, along with ​reciting ​the Hebrew​ prayers. SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm: Seva (... more ›
Tuesday
Dec
31
A Multi-Day Event
Ring in the New Year with the best energy: New Year's Eve at the MA Center. Spiritual talk, bhajans all night, sacred chanting, peace prayers and more.
Stay tuned for more details and schedule.
Wednesday
Jan
01
7:30am - 6:00pm
Start the New Year with a full day retreat at MA Center, San Ramon led by Br. Dayamrita Chaitanya, one of Amma’s senior disciples. The Retreat provides time for introspection, prayer, and meditation. This is a wonderful opportunity to further deepen our spiritual practice and knowledge for the new... more ›

Our daily spiritual practices at the Main House include: 

Morning Archana

Mondays-Fridays: 5 AM

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

Saturdays-Sundays: 5 AM & 6 AM

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

Evening Bhajans

  • Guru Stotram Chanting
  • Bhajans, Devotional singing
  • Closing prayers and Arati

Monday : 7:45 pm
Tuesday: 7:00 pm
Wednesday: 7:00 pm
Thursday: 7:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 pm
Saturday: Part of the regular Saturday program. If there is no Saturday program, 7:00 pm
Sunday: 7:00 pm

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