Saturday at MA Center - Amma's Pantry Bag Exchange

Aug 10, 2019 10:00am-8:00pm 

First regular Saturday program schedule after Amma's Summer 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)
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:  Talk by a devotee or Video of Amma, Bhajans, Arati and Closing Prayers
8:00 pm: Vegetarian dinner (benefits Amma's charitable projects)

Amma's Pantry Bag Exchange:

4:30 pm – 8:00 pm at the back of the hall.  Read more about the project here. Bring your filled bag to exchange for a new one.

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
Jul
20
10:00am - 7:30pm
SCHEDULE: 10 am - 4:30 pm: Seva (Lunch and chai included)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Guided IAM 35 Meditation, Main House Puja Room
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Guru stotram, Archana,108 names of Amma
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm:  Video of Amma, Bhajans, Arati, Closing prayers and Prasad Castro Valley... more ›
Saturday
Jul
27
10:00am - 7:30pm
SCHEDULE: 10 am - 4:30 pm: Seva (Lunch and chai included)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Guided IAM 35 Meditation, Main House Puja Room
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Guru stotram, Archana,108 names of Amma
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm:  Video of Amma, Karthika Puja, Bhajans, Arati, Closing prayers and Prasad... more ›
Saturday
Aug
03
10:00am - 7:30pm
SCHEDULE: 10 am - 4:30 pm: Seva (Lunch and chai included)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Guided IAM 35 Meditation, Main House Puja Room
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Guru stotram, Archana,108 names of Amma
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm:  Video of Amma, Bhajans, Arati, Closing prayers and Prasad Castro Valley... more ›
Sunday
Aug
04
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location : Amrita Hall
Chanting Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam Namavali in unison for healing of Mother Nature, ending with chanting the Lokah peace prayer 108 times for World Peace. All are welcome. For more info., email MA Center Events
Tuesday
Aug
06
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Tuesday Class with Swamiji Location : Ron's House, 10312 Crow Canyon Road, Castro Valley, CA Topic: to be announced Format includes, spiritual discourse, discussion with audience, one or two bhajans, ending with a short meditation, arati and prasad distribution. This is an unique opportunity to... more ›
Wednesday
Aug
07
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday Class with Swamiji Location : Ron's House, 10312 Crow Canyon Road, Castro Valley, CA Topic: to be announced Format includes, spiritual discourse, discussion with audience, one or two bhajans, ending with a short meditation, arati and prasad distribution. This is an unique opportunity to... more ›
Saturday
Aug
10
A Multi-Day Event
At Amma’s 50th birthday celebration, the Integrated Amrita Meditation Technique® was introduced. Today, tens of thousands of practitioners value IAM technique as one of Amma's greatest gifts. This powerful meditation practice was designed by Amma to reconnect us with our inner Self so that we can... more ›
Sunday
Aug
11
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Learning is a lifelong pursuit. Get a great start to the upcoming school year 2019-20. Invoke Mother Saraswati's blessings as you embark on your journey for knowledge. This Saraswati Puja hosted by Amrita Bala Kendra is for the kids, and students of all ages who are starting a new academic year.... more ›
Saturday
Aug
17
10:00am - 8:00pm
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 ›
Friday
Aug
23
A Multi-Day Event
Celebrate the joy of Lord Krishna's birth at MA Center. This year, Karthika Puja, the monthly puja on Amma's birth-star will be part of this celebration. The program includes 
Bhajans, Puja, Games, Dinner, Raas/Dandia Circle Dance, Satsang and scripture reading of the birth of Lord Krishna at... 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

To attend morning programs, please call RSVP at 510-537-9417 the evening before.

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, 7:30 pm
Sunday: 7:00 pm

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