Education

Aerospace students consisting of Mr. Akash Vineet, Mr. Akash Jayakumar and Mr. Abhihas Balaji from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus under the guidance of...
According to the 2020 Emerging Economies Ranking, conducted by the Times Higher Education (THE) - the data provider underpinning university excellence in every continent,...
Students from the Atal Tinkering Lab at Puthiyakavu and Thalassery Amrita Vidyalayam schools presented their research results at the Fablearn Asia 2020, an International...

Healthcare

“Sometimes good things fall apart so that better things can fall together” This was the first sentence Shreya Siddanagowder wrote in her notebook a year after...
“Abdul Rahim is dead”- Manu said. Manu was the first person in India who got a pair of hands that were ever transplanted from...
February 4, 2020 Kochi Amrita Hospital today inaugurated a specialized clinic for one-stop-solution for all breast-related medical ailments. One of its kind clinics will have internationally...

Environment

On June 7, 2019, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham joined European Union missions to India and more than 14 others and signed the "Green Pledge", extending...
Amrita Hospital, Kochi received Kerala State Pollution Control Board’s the best environmental practices award-2019 in the hospital sector for its sustained efforts to control...
2nd October 2018, New Delhi During the Mahatma Gandhi International Sanitation Convention at the Rashtrapati Bhavan Cultural Centre in Delhi, the Honourable Prime Minister, Sri. Narendra...

RESEARCH

In a major boost to its ongoing research in Landslide Early Warning Systems (LEWS), multi-hazards, geo-hazards and community resilience, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (Amrita) has signed Memorandums of Understanding...
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is now partnering with 14 other institutions from EU, UK, China, Mexico, Mongolia, Paraguay in the "WeNet-The internet of Us". Amrita...
On February 11, 2019, Her Excellency Ms. Dana Kursh, Consul General of Israel to South India (Bengaluru) inaugurated a new collaborative project at our Amritapuri campus. “Women in Sustaining the Environment” (WISE) is a research project between Amrita and Tel Aviv University, funded by the Consulate of Israel to South India (Bengaluru).

Rural India

Sadivayal became Amrita SeRVe’s first organic-agriculture certified village in Tamil Nadu. Since 2018, Amrita SeRVe has collaborated with the Tamil Nadu Organic Certification Department...
Coimbatore: Three years ago, M Kannammal, 32, of Seengapathi, a tribal settlement in Boluvampatti forest range, would search frantically for a job as a...
The fields are resting now. Last month during May, in the Malgaon village of Chhattisgarh, lemongrass was harvested and oil distilled for the second...

WOMEN

Galupa is a tract of land along the shore of Gove Peninsula in North East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory. It is the traditional homeland...
As part of Amma's 66th Birthday Celebrations a new project named Galupa Homeland Project designed for the indigenous women in Northern Australia has been...
Eminent personalities from all walks of life have lauded the efforts of Mata Amritanandamayi Math in building a better society through women empowerment, during...

YOUTH

International Women’s Day 2020 was celebrated by AYUDHIANS all over the nation with various activities on the theme, “I am Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s...
This Shivaratri was celebrated by AYUDHians all over the nation with various activities. Shivratri is a celebration of sacrifice, dispassion, and renunciation that teaches us...
January 30, 2020 Chennai Amma launched WEmoch, a new project by AYUDH Chennai, in Virugambakkam on Thursday. The project aims to create awareness on substance abuse...

EMERGENCIES

Students of the Atal Tinkering Lab at Amrita Vidyalayam, Puthiyakavu are selected to present their research results at the Fablearn Asia 2020, an International...
November 10, 2019 During the 29th year of Amma's visit to Italy, A new multi-purpose hall in Valfornace, a country hit by the earthquake of...
Amma has announced that the Mata Amritanandamayi Math will give Rs. One lakh to families who have lost a member in the monsoon flooding...

Basic Needs

A total of 480 students, the victims of typhoon Haiyan-Yolanda in Philippines in 2013 who received scholarships from the Amrithanandamayi Math,   have graduated...
The remote-controlled device can carry three 20-litre bottles at once and is helping make locals' lives easier. On world water day, researchers at Amrita University...
Many villages like Sadivayal, Tamil Nadu and Ratanpur, Bihar, have received Amrita Water Distribution Systems which relieve the physical stress, time, danger, and inconvenience...

Yoga & Meditation

The Circle of Love, an initiative by Mata Amritanandamayi Math, has started Amrita yoga practices in the prisons of Tamil Nadu. In association with...
  The 5th International Day of Yoga was celebrated at all the centres & institutions under the aegis of Mata Amritanandamayi Math. Participants attending Amma’s...
“Meditation is a powerful remedy for these turbulent times,” said Mr. Vijay K. Nambiar, former UN Secretary-General Special Advisor on Myanmar and also Chef...

Amma

Amma knows my children are all living in fear of Coronavirus. Amma is thinking of all of you and praying for you. This is...
January 29, 2020 Chennai Parents need to cultivate spiritual values in their children from a very young age and if they don’t, the child will spend...
The 11th edition of the Hindu Spiritual and Service Fair was inaugurated by Amma at the Gurunanak college premises in Velachery on Tuesday. It...

Amrita’s Aerospace students recycles plastic to make low cost, low weight, concrete equivalent tiles

Aerospace students consisting of Mr. Akash Vineet, Mr. Akash Jayakumar and Mr. Abhihas Balaji from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore...

Amrita ranked among top 100 in Times Emerging Economies Rankings 2020

According to the 2020 Emerging Economies Ranking, conducted by the Times Higher Education (THE) - the data provider underpinning...

Amrita School Students represent India at Fablearn Asia 2020

Students from the Atal Tinkering Lab at Puthiyakavu and Thalassery Amrita Vidyalayam schools presented their research results at the...

Amrita and University of Arizona Join Hands in Providing Impetus to Education and Research

Letter of Intent inked for one of the largest ever international university collaborations in India December 12th, 2019: In the...

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From the Archives

Amma at Stanford, Conversations on Compassion

Stanford University hosted a rare event in which, world-renowned humanitarian leader and Amrita University's Chancellor, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (Amma), in a dialogue with leading neurosurgeon Dr. James Doty in the packed Memorial Auditorium, shares deep insight into the immense power of compassion, whether...

Turning a Desert into a Forest, a Miracle in Transformation at Amrita

Visitors to Amrita’s Coimbatore campus are often struck by its beauty. They remark about the lush greenery, the shaded walkways lined by trees, the serene atmosphere. When Wall Street Journal’s livemint.com ran a feature on Amrita School of Business at this campus, it wrote about the...

Pune Woman Undergoes First Male-to-Female Double-Hand Transplant in Amrita Hospital

“Sometimes good things fall apart so that better things can fall together” This was the first sentence Shreya Siddanagowder wrote in her notebook a year after...

Dancing with bombs – The End.

“Abdul Rahim is dead”- Manu said. Manu was the first person in India who got a pair of hands that were ever transplanted from...

Amrita Hospital launches first of its kind breast centre for women

February 4, 2020 Kochi Amrita Hospital today inaugurated a specialized clinic for one-stop-solution for all breast-related medical ailments. One of its kind clinics will have internationally...

Gun pellet removed from 33 year old’s Brain by Robotic Neurosurgery

A 30-year-old male patient was brought to Amrita Hospital by his relatives with a gunshot injury on 30 October. He was accidentally shot by...

Reserve Bank’s Currency Mill joins with Amrita for 100 Free Health Camps

Bank Note Paper Mill India Pvt. Ltd., Mysuru (RBI Currency Paper Mill), in association with Amritakripa Hospital, Mysuru, has launched ‘Amrita Saanthwana,’ preventive care...

Rare Intra-uterine foetal procedure at Amrita saves life of woman and child

Doctors at Amrita Hospital, Kochi have achieved a significant breakthrough by successfully operating a pregnant woman’s foetus and saving the unborn child. The 21-week...

Monsoon Havoc Aid, OceanNet, Vastradanam, Free Marriages, Homes & Surgeries

Every year Amma's Birthday becomes a venue for the Ashram to launch the new humanitarian projects and expand some of the existing ones. Among the...

In a First for India, Amrita Doctors Reconstruct 9-Month-Old’s Breast Bone Using 3D Printing Technology

The infant was born without a sternum Use of 3D technology to treat the child Athmika’s mother was terrified when she first saw and held...

Amrita Joins EU for Lead The Green Change Campaign

On June 7, 2019, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham joined European Union missions to India and more than 14 others and signed the "Green Pledge", extending...

Amrita Hospital receives excellence award for the fifth time in a row

Amrita Hospital, Kochi received Kerala State Pollution Control Board’s the best environmental practices award-2019 in the hospital sector for its sustained efforts to control...

Prime Minister Honours Amma for Largest Contribution to Swacch Bharat

2nd October 2018, New Delhi During the Mahatma Gandhi International Sanitation Convention at the Rashtrapati Bhavan Cultural Centre in Delhi, the Honourable Prime Minister, Sri. Narendra...

Amrita Emerges on Top in Swachh Campus Rankings 2018

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, has emerged on top of the Swachh Campus Rankings 2018 of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD), Government of...

Amma Supports Prime Minister During Swacchta Hi Seva Relaunch

• Prime Minister Modi and Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (Amma) had a live interaction over video-conferencing broadcast nationally and live-streamed on social media. • Amma...

Jivamritam: Amrita’s ₹100 Crore Clean Drinking Water Initiative for Rural India

The Jivamritam water filtration system was designed by faculty and students of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and launched by the President of India, Sri Ram...

Amrita Selected as India’s Cleanest Technical Institution in Swachhta Ranking 2017

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has been awarded the Number One Rank in the ‘Technical Institutions’ category in the Swachhta Rankings 2017 released by the Union...

Freedom from Fear, When Sanitary Cloth Pads Reached the Villages

First there were four tailors, and then in the next village four more joined. In the third village five ladies heard about the course...

In a boost to LEWS research, Amrita signs MoUs with top UK institutions

In a major boost to its ongoing research in Landslide Early Warning Systems (LEWS), multi-hazards, geo-hazards and community resilience, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (Amrita) has signed Memorandums of Understanding...

Amrita to partner in EU internet-based project

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is now partnering with 14 other institutions from EU, UK, China, Mexico, Mongolia, Paraguay in the "WeNet-The internet of Us". Amrita...

Amrita and Government of Israel pact a research project on Women Empowerment

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

Amrita & Tel Aviv University collaborate to create low-cost water purifiers for Jivamritam project

The inauguration of potable water systems under Amrita’s ongoing ‘Jivamritam: Clean Drinking Water Project’ took place at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and...

Amrita installs advance warning system against landsides in Sikkim

Sikkim is one Indian state which has always been a pioneer in a lot of things. Right from imposing a total ban on the...

Amrita, Wipro win award for Novel Diabetes Solution

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and IT major Wipro have jointly won the Aegis Graham Bell Award 2017 in the ‘Innovation in mHealth’ category for a...

Amrita Awarded World Centre of Excellence on Landslide Disaster Reduction

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham was awarded the ‘World Centre of Excellence on Landslide Disaster Reduction’ by the International Program on Landslides (IPL) at the fourth...

Amrita’s Light Weight Bullet Proof Jacket to save ₹20000 Crore for Indian Army

The Man on the Mission In a first, Indian Army will have bullet-proof jacket manufactured completely through indigenous technology. The bullet-proof jacket, designed by Bengali scientist...

Amrita SeRVe’s Sadivayal Village gets First Organic Certification

Sadivayal became Amrita SeRVe’s first organic-agriculture certified village in Tamil Nadu. Since 2018, Amrita SeRVe has collaborated with the Tamil Nadu Organic Certification Department...

Invasive weed gives tribals job security

Coimbatore: Three years ago, M Kannammal, 32, of Seengapathi, a tribal settlement in Boluvampatti forest range, would search frantically for a job as a...

Lemongrass oil distillation started in Chhattisgarh in collaboration with CSIR-CIMAP

The fields are resting now. Last month during May, in the Malgaon village of Chhattisgarh, lemongrass was harvested and oil distilled for the second...

Bleed Red, Bleed Green; Amrita’s Saukhyam Sanitary Pads

On the occasion of World Environment Day, meet Anju ‘Pad Woman’ Bist, who is promoting sustainable menstruation through cloth pads Of the 1.3 billion Indians,...

Mushroom Cultivation Training in Uttarakhand

Women from self-help groups (SHGs) in the neighboring Uttarakhand villages Dunda and Udalka received a ten-day training on straw-based mushroom cultivation to...

Savings Accounts for Tribal Kids in Wayanad District, Kerala

Eighteen tribal children opened accounts at the Vellamunda post office in Wayanad district, Kerala. The children of the Valaramkunnu tribal settlement trekked four kilometres...

Jivamritam: Amrita’s ₹100 Crore Clean Drinking Water Initiative for Rural India

The Jivamritam water filtration system was designed by faculty and students of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and launched by the President of India, Sri Ram...

How Tribals Are Making Eco-Friendly & Cheap Furniture Using Weed That Otherwise Destroys Forests

It was the year 2000 when Maya Mahajan, a PhD scholar from Coimbatore, was researching on the impact of invasive alien weeds on native...

Freedom from Fear, When Sanitary Cloth Pads Reached the Villages

First there were four tailors, and then in the next village four more joined. In the third village five ladies heard about the course...

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Yoga, Meditation Sessions for Prisons in Tamil Nadu

The Circle of Love, an initiative by Mata Amritanandamayi Math, has started Amrita yoga practices in the prisons of Tamil Nadu. In association with...

5th International Day of Yoga

  The 5th International Day of Yoga was celebrated at all the centres & institutions under the aegis of Mata Amritanandamayi Math. Participants attending Amma’s...

Sannyasa and Brahmacharya Initiation for 270 Disciples

On March 13, the Mata Amritanandamayi Math held its first brahmacharya and sannyasa initiation in 22 years. Approximately 270 disciples received initiation—more than 50...

135 Mass Ganapati Homams at Amritavarsham 66

Amma's 66th Birthday Celebrations began by a massive Ganapati Homams performed by Amma's disciples. The Ganapati Homam that began around 4.30am saw a participation...

A Message from Amma on the Coronavirus

Amma knows my children are all living in fear of Coronavirus. Amma is thinking of all of you and praying for you. This is...

Inculcate spiritual values in children to help them cope with hardship

January 29, 2020 Chennai Parents need to cultivate spiritual values in their children from a very young age and if they don’t, the child will spend...

Amma inaugurates the 11th Hindu Spiritual and Service Fair at Chennai

The 11th edition of the Hindu Spiritual and Service Fair was inaugurated by Amma at the Gurunanak college premises in Velachery on Tuesday. It...

Ethos, Memories Bloom at Abhayavarsham, the 30th Anniversary Celebrations at Parippally

The alumni reunion after three decades at the Amritaniketanam at Parippally here turned out to be an event filled with emotional and tearjerking life...

Amma gets a warm welcome by Doro Bush Koch in Washington D.C.

July 2, 2019, Washington D.C. Dorothy Bush Koch—daughter of 41st President of the United States George H.W. Bush and sister of 43rd President George W....

Amma to Donate Rs 5 lakh Each to Families of CRPF Troopers Martyred in Pulwama Terror Attack

The Mata Amritanandamayi Math will give Rs.5 lakh to each of the families of the more than 40 CRPF soldiers killed in February 14th’s Pulwama terror attack.

Amma addresses huge gathering of Ayyappa devotees at Thiruvananthapuram

An unusual evening, punctuated by a sea-like confluence of orange clad monks and Ayyappa devotees at Putharikandam Maidanam, is what Thiruvananthapuram witnessed for the...

Amma Addresses Abu Dhabi Interfaith Summit to Protect Children Online

Amma delivered the opening address of the Call to Action by Faith Leaders. Amma’s address spoke of the need for parents to be...