Women in Sustaining the Environment (WISE) Project Inaugurated

Her Excellency Ms. Dana Kursh, Consul General of Israel to South India (Bengaluru), has inaugurated “Women in Sustaining the Environment” (WISE), a new collaborative research project between Amrita and Tel Aviv University on February 11, 2019 at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham President Addresses a Historic Conference on ‘Human Fraternity’ in Abu Dhabi

Swami Amritaswarupananda Puri, President of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and Vice-Chairman of the Mata Amritanandamayi Math, represented Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (Amma) in UAE at Abu Dhabi’s historic ‘Global Conference of Human Fraternity’. The conference, that aimed at nurturing brotherhood and tolerance between religions, based on the understanding that all faiths were founded to create peace for humanity, concluded with a historic meeting between two of the world’s most prominent religious leaders. In his address, Swami Amritaswarupananda said, “We need to have constant awareness that if we harm or destroy any aspect of creation under the sun — seemingly significant or insignificant — we are, in fact, harming or destroying part of our own selves, an element of our own being.”