“She has different names; some call her Devi and other calls her Amma (Mother). ”Mātā Amṛtānandamayī Devī is a well known spiritual guru from southern
Amma’s selfless love and compassion toward all beings have made her a rare being who has achieved full enlightenment on her own. Many people believe that she is a divine soul in a human body. People from all cast and creed, in fact, the entire world know Amma. However, Amma says that her religion is love. She has never asked anyone to change their religion but only to contemplate the essential principles of their own faith and to try to live accordingly.
What is it that makes Amma different from any other spiritual leader? Mata Amritanandamayi conducts free public programs throughout the world. In her talks, she offers words of wisdom and guidance on both personal fulfillment as well as the most pressing matters of our time. We need more leaders like Amma who can make our world a better place to live.
By: Priyanka Negi