About Amma’s Life and Teachings
Mata Amritanandamayi, or Amma, as she is affectionately known, is an inspirational example of selflessness. Her life is dedicated to serving others as an expression of her boundless love. Amma teaches that the Divine exists in every living being. She believes anyone can experience that divinity by expanding his or her love to embrace and serve all beings.
She has inspired millions around the world to practice her teachings, open their hearts to the experience of God as an inner presence of divine love and started innumerable humanitarian services. For her outstanding contributions to the world community she has earned international recognition and is recognized as an extraordinary spiritual leader by the United Nations and by the people all over the world. Here is a short video about Amma titled “Embracing the World.”
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For information about Amma, her life and her teachings, please visit the links below:
- Amritapuri, India - Who is Amma?
- Amma, USA - Embracing the World?
- Amma in the Media
- Amma in International Forums
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~ Om Amriteshwaryai Namaha ~