Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (Amma) in Bengaluru on March 8 and 9
BENGALURU, April 28th , 2017: The world-renowned humanitarian and spiritual leader Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (Amma) will be in Bengaluru on March 8 and 9 as part of her annual India tour that started in January from Thiruvananthapuram.
Across two days in Bengaluru, Amma will deliverspiritual discourses (satsang) as well as lead devotees in singing bhajans,doing meditation and conducting manasa puja.
She will also give her renowned darshan toeveryone, which comes in the form of a motherly embrace. There will also beopportunities for devotees to perform their own Shani Puja under Amma’sguidance.
Dates: March 8 & 9,2017
Time: 10:30 am onwards
Venue: 136, Ullal CrossRoad, Jnana Bharathi, 2nd stage,
(behind BangaloreUniversity), Opp. Nagdevanahalli (BDA Layout), Bangalore 560056
Phone: 080-2324 1439,080-2324 0767
All programmes are free and open to the public.
As part of the yatra, which is comprised of two legsacross February and March, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (Amma) will bevisiting 14 cities, including Madurai, Chennai, Mangalore, Mysore andBangalore, to shower her blessings on the devotees and spread the message oflove and peace.
Amma’s Bharata Yatra has been an annual event for more30 years now. She has been holding world tours for the same duration, makingdeep bonds with people across cultures, languages, nationalities and religions.
“Amma is able to establish perfect communication withpeople of all nations, languages and cultures because her real language is notMalayalam but a universal one—the Language of Love,” says Amma’s head disciple,Swami Amritaswarupananda Puri. “Amma is able to communicate through theLanguage of Love because she understands people’s hearts—their deep-seatedsorrows, their hidden pains. And just as importantly, she also knows how toforever heal those hearts as well.”
Sri Mata Amritanandamayi DeviAmma has delivered addresses at the United Nations several times and has spokentwice at the Parliament of the World’s Religions. Among other accolades, shehas received the Gandhi-King Award for Non-violence in Geneva, the James ParksMorton Interfaith Award in New York, and an honorary doctorate from the StateUniversity of New York. In 2014, at the invitation of His Holiness PopeFrancis, Amma was one of 12 religious and spiritual leaders to travel to theVatican to sign a joint declaration against modern slavery. Throughout herlife, Amma has embraced and comforted more than 37 million people. When askedwhere she gets the energy to help so many people while also building andrunning a massive humanitarian organization, Amma answers: “Where there is truelove, everything is effortless. Love transforms.”
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