Vidyamritam Scholarship Expansion Program Inaugurated

Governor R.S. Gavai has lauded the charitable services rendered to society by Mata Amritanandamayi by inaugurating the expansion programme of Vidyamritam scholarship for impoverished children as part of the 56th birthday celebrations of Mata Amritanandamayi at Amritapuri.

Vidyamritam Educational Scholarship to Spread Across India

Vidyamritam, the educational scholarship programme for the children of farmers living below the poverty line by Mata Amritanandamayi Math is now spreading across India to help more students. Pro-chancellor of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham informed the media that about 30,000 students are now using this scholarship. He also added that Math is planning to participate other children living under the poverty line.

Chancellor Amma’s Inaugural Address at the Summit on Women Empowerment

Amma addressed a gathering of women religious and spiritual leaders at a summit in Jaipur on March 7th, 2008: Making Way for the Feminine for the Benefit of the World Community. The event was organized by the Global Peace Initiative of Women. In this heartfelt address, Matha Amritanandamayi has called for economic and political empowerment of women.

Chancellor Amma Inaugurates Summit on Women Empowerment - Jaipur 2008

Amma addressed a gathering of women religious and spiritual leaders at a summit in Jaipur on March 7th, 2008: Making Way for the Feminine for the Benefit of the World Community. The event was organized by the Global Peace Initiative of Women. In this heartfelt address, Amma offers her vision of a world where men and women stop competing with one another and begin climbing, hand-in-hand, to material and spiritual heights. The meeting was convened by Dena Merriam and co-chaired by Rev. Dr. Joan Brown Campbell and Sister Joan Chittister.

Chancellor Amma Distributes Educational Scholarships to Students

Mata Amritanandamayi visited Vidarbha in Maharashtra with a relief package of Rs 200 crore, for helping the distressed farmers in the state. At a function held at Washim in Vidarbha region, her excellency, gave away the educational scholarships to children.