Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is a multi-campus, multi-disciplinary research institution that is that spread across five campuses in three states of India - Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, with the headquarters at Ettimadai, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The institution continuously collaborates with top US universities including Ivy league universities and top European universities for regular student exchange programs and has emerged as one of the fastest growing institutions of higher learning in India.
Amrita Green Friends will dedicate June 5th, 2009 through June 5th, 2010 as a Green Year as per the advise of their chancellor, Mata Amritanandamayi. The effort of the team will be to inspire all to do the maximum possible for restoring the lost harmony of Nature. A recycling and bio compost unit will be soon implemented near the ashram, informed the Co-ordinator.