Saturday at MA Center - Vishu Taineetam, Craft Guild Workshop, Fundraiser Bharatanatyam Dance and AI Classes

Apr 20, 2019 10:00am-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:

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:  Satsang by Bri.Rema Devi followed by Bhajans, Arati and Closing Prayers
8:00 pm: Vegetarian dinner (benefits Amma's charitable projects)

Vishu Taineetam:

Sapling distribution to the youth in honor of the Indian New Year.

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

SPECIAL ONGOING FUNDRAISING PROGRAMS BENEFITTING MA CENTER

For more info, contact info@amrita-hall.org

Bharatanatyam Dance class:

Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Creekside
The dance class is one of the ongoing fundraiser programs for MA Center. The students will learn hand gestures and basic steps of the ancient South Indian classical dance form, Bharatanatyam. Learn more and register at https://www.amrita-hall.org/bharatanatyam/.

Artificial Intelligence in Action

Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Creekside
A new course, focusing on Artificial Intelligence (AI) for social good, will be hosted at MA Center. Course participants will develop an application for social good. This application is targeted to intelligently detect and advise proper realtime waste management for recyclables and will be deployed at MA Center. Learn more and register at https://www.amrita-hall.org/ai/.

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
Oct
26
9:00am - 8:00pm
Last Satsang of the fall season. 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... more ›
Saturday
Nov
02
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
Nov
02
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Let's teach our children to take care of the most significant thing they will inherit from us - Our Planet! Children will participate in several hands-on eco-friendly activities at the fruit orchard. The kids may even be able to help with fruit harvesting (subject to harvesting timing). This event... more ›
Saturday
Nov
09
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
Nov
16
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
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 ›

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, 7:00 pm
Sunday: 7:00 pm

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