The beauty and charm of selfless love and service should not disappear from the face of this earth. The world should know that a life inspired by love and service to humanity is possible.
Mata Amritanandamayi is well known throughout the world as “Amma”. For decades she serves world community through her wisdom and inspirational power. Amma has been travelling for over 30 years around the world and inspires through her speeches and her Darshan – the embrace – her message of Love and compassion. Through her all-encompassing selflessness and giving nature, Amma has helped touch countless people’s hearts.
Amma has founded the global, charitable network “Embracing the World”. Who’s voluntary Helpers support the poorest people in the world with food, medical care and educational opportunities, Housing construction and livelihood projects. Embracing the World is also committed to environmental protection and sustainability.
Amma has been awarded numerous international prizes, including the Gandhi King Award for non-violence, which was presented to her in 2002 at the UN headquarters in Geneva. More information is available at: www.amma.de
Science of Compassion – a Documentary on Amma, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (2016) – A documentary film about Amma in English by the renowned filmmaker Shekhar Kapur.