Tribal Minister Awards eLiteracy Certificates to Beneficiaries Trained by AmritaCREATE

Amrita Center for Research in Analytics and Technologies for Education (AmritaCREATE), one of the research initiatives of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, trained over 1087 tribal children and adults in Wayanad, Idukki and Attapadi districts of Kerala in Computer Awareness Skills.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham India’s First-ever UNESCO Chair on Gender Equality & Women’s Empowerment

The United Nations has officially made Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham India’s first-ever UNESCO Chair on Gender Equality & Women’s Empowerment. The official bestowing of the UNESCO Chair took place before an audience of 8,000 people during a spiritual programme of the University's Chancellor Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi in Paris on October 30, 2016.

Fashion 4 Development Awarded Amma with Medal of Honour for Humanitarian Work

Ms. Evie Evangelou founder of Fashion 4 Development (F4D) awarded Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (Amma) the “Medal of Honour” for more than 25 years of humanitarian work in the fields of human rights, health and well-being, including food, access to water and power, housing, medical care, and the right to education and skill-training.

Chancellor Amma Donates 100Cr ($15m) for ‘Namami Gange’ Cleaning Ganga Project

Amma today presented Sri. Arun Jaitley, India’s Hon. Minister of Finance, a cheque for Rs. 100 crore (US$15 million) for the construction of toilets in the poorest villages surrounding the Ganga River, as part of Prime Minister Sri. Narendra Modi’s Swachh Bharat (Clean India) and Namami Gange (Clean Ganges) projects

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Chancellor Mata Amritanandamayi and Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Sadguru Shishya (Student) Parampara (tradition) has been the hallmark of India’s ancient Sanatan culture. This holy, spiritual association has stood India in good stead whenever Indian society showed up the signs of utter destabilization. And if we go by the life of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, we are pleasantly surprised that Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam found himself caught, perhaps, unawares by Mata Amritanandamayi ji at whose lotus feet he remained to the last breath of his life.