Global News

April 26, 2017 India
When it comes to women, there is a great gift God has bestowed upon them: the boon of the womb. Only a woman can become a mother. Only the woman is empowered to bring a soul to Earth by rearing and nurturing the soul until the pre-destined time of birth. Only a woman can nourish the child with... more ›
April 18, 2017 BIhar, India
Anil was 7 years old when our Embracing the World volunteers opened a tuition (tutoring) center in the village where he lives. Although he was enrolled in the school there, he didn’t go regularly. Just like many other students, he only went occasionally and often just for the mid-day meal. He was... more ›
March 18, 2017 Singapore, Malaysia, Australia
Malaysia Penang April 3 3 April 7:30pm Satsang, Bhajan, Meditation & Darshan Venue: Setia Spice Arena Jalan Tun Dr Awang, Bayan Baru 1900 Bayan Leaps, Pulau... more ›
March 18, 2017 North America
Seattle, Washington May 27 – 29: Free Public Programs, May 29, Evening Devi Bhava (Free Program) San Ramon, California (M.A. Center) May 31 – June 3: Free Public Programs June 4 – 6: Retreat (by pre-registration only) June 6 Evening: Devi Bhava (Free Program) Los Angeles, California June 8 – 10:... more ›
February 14, 2017 Chicago
7-DAY SILENT MEDITATION RETREAT at MA CENTER CHICAGO Our current life is beset by a cacophony of alarming and, at times, ominous noise. Cognizant of this scourge, Amma urged her disciples in the USA to conduct sessions of silent meditation. In sustained silence, our senses become more acute and... more ›
February 12, 2017 Dallas, Texas
As per Amma’s instruction, the very first 7 Day Silent Meditation Retreat will be held in MA Center Dallas. Amma’s North American based disciples, will lead the retreat. Br. Shantamrita Chaitanya will be present for the entire retreat. Br. Dayamrita Chaitanya, Bri. Rema Devi, and... more ›
February 8, 2017 Katmandu, Nepal
Our own Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Center (AIMS Hospital) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kathmandu-based Association of Non-Government Hospitals (ANGHOS) to establish telemedicine centers linking seven ANGHOS-member hospitals in Nepal with Amrita’s... more ›
February 3, 2017 Africa
Burkina Faso, home to a vibrant cultural heritage as well as the largest craft market in Africa, also suffers from massive deforestation, landscape degradation, slow economic development and low life expectancy. As of 2009, there were less than 1,000 doctors in the country—that’s less than one... more ›
January 31, 2017 Kerala, India
For the first time in India, Amrita Hospital in Kochi, Kerala has introduced cosmetic heart surgery for children – a procedure that has gained popularity in Europe in the last decade. Cosmetic heart surgery means cardiac surgery with an alternative approach through minimally invasive procedure. “... more ›
January 25, 2017 India
In the fall of 2016, Amrita University and UNESCO inaugurated India’s first ever chair on gender equality and women empowerment. The UNESCO chair will further the center’s goals and promote international, inter-university cooperation and networking to enhance institutional capacities and... more ›