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Students with Amrita-PMKVY Skill Programs in Odisha rush to the aid of their villagers after Cyclone Fani

Cyclone Fani, which had wind speeds between 175-200 km/hr, made landfall in the state of Odisha, India on May 3rd. The storm hit the...

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...

Thousands attend Amrita SREE meets at Kasargod & Kannur

Eminent personalities from all walks of life have lauded the efforts of Mata Amritanandamayi Math in building a better society through women empowerment, during...

Amrita Ranked 8th best University in India for the 2nd year in succession and 5th best Medical College in India: NIRF India Ranking 2019

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham emerged as the 8th best university in the country for the second consecutive year in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) Ranking...

Vishuthaineettam, Turning Vishu Green

6th April 2019 Amritapuri, KeralaThe fifth annual Vishuthaineettam campaign was launched in Amritapuri Ashram on Saturday. Conceived of by Mata Amritanandamayi Devi in 2015, the...

Thousands Attend Amrita SREE Conclave at Thrissur

March 21, 2019 ThrissurThe Thekkinkad Maidan was today transformed into a sea of women at the Amrita SREE district conclave organized here. Padmasree Kalamandalam Kshemavati...

Amrita Self Help Groups’ annual Conclave at Kottayam, Kerala

28th March 2019 KottayamAmrita SREE community-based self-help programmes came into existence as an endeavor to provide alternate livelihood to the fishing community which had lost...

Huge Turnout at Amrita SREE Women Conclave at Kozhikode

March 24, Sunday KozhikodeProminent writer P Valsala today opined that the life Amma can be considered as a model for each and every woman of...

Honorary Doctorate of Letters from University of Mysore for Amma

23rd March 2019, AmritapuriAmma was today awarded with an honorary Doctorate of Letters (D.Litt. Honoris Causa) by the University of Mysore.While the University convocation...

University of Mysore to Confer Doctorate upon Amma

On the Sunday, 17th of March, 2019, Amma will be awarded with an honorary Doctorate of Literature (D. Litt. Honoris Causa) by the University...

Amrita students bag top honours in National Solar Vehicle Challenge

Amritapuri, Kerala March 11, 2019Students of Electrical Engineering at the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus won the Overall honours at the National...

Amritapuri Ashram Hosts the ‘Ahimsa Yatra’ led by Jain Monks

March 11, 2019 AmritapuriAhimsa Yatra, an odyssey on foot led by H. H. Acharya(Supreme Head) of Jain Śvētāmbara Terapanth, Mahashraman to promote communal harmony, elevate...

AYUDH Mumbai launches project for slum women, Janani Jagaran

On the occasion of International Women’s day, Amma blessed and launched AYUDH Mumbai project 2019 ‘Amrita Janani Jagaran’ during the second leg of Her...

Why is Amma making everyone cry?

March 4, 2019 Nerul, MumbaiAmma’, today addressed thousands of Mumbaikars who had come to her Nerul ashram, in the presence of actor Vidya Balan, MLA...

AYUDH Pune launches River clean-up project, Punarjani

Amma launched AYUDH Pune 2019 project 'Punarjani'- The River Clean up and Maintenance Project during the second leg of Her Bharat Yatra 2019.Inspired by...

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’s learning app wins $125,000 prize in US-based XPRIZE Adult Literacy Competition

Amrita Learning App was awarded $125,000 after a 12-month study of low-literate adults in the US showed significant gains in reading skills for all...

Amrita University pays tribute to the CRPF Martyrs of Pulwama Terror Attack

Students & Faculty of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham offered their tribute to 44 CRPF men, who were martyred i na terror attack at Pulwama, at...

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.

Amrita launches PMKVY Centres throughout India

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has been selected as an implementing agency for the Govt. of India’s Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) Special Project...

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).

15000 women attend ‘Amrita SREE’ meet at Kochi

Around 15,000 women belonging to the various Amrita SREE groups in the district participated in the event. An amount of Rs 30,000 was given as the working capital for each group this year.

Ashram sets up support centers for Kumbh Mela at Prayag Raj

During the Maha Kumbh which happens once in 12 years, millions of people throng to the banks of the river Ganges. This occasion, which...

Governor of Kerala inaugurates ‘Prajnanam’, National Ayurveda Seminar on Management of Infertility

February 1st-2nd, 2019Amritapuri, KollamTwo-day seminar on Ayurvedic infertility management Sessions by eminent scholars on both male and female infertility 1,200 delegates representing 40...

Human beings powerful enough to overcome any obstacle

Mata Amritanandamayi Devi said that human beings possessed infinite power and they could overcome any obstacle in life. Addressing a gathering during ‘Madurai Mahotsavam’,...

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...

Thousands seek Amma’s blessings in Thiruvananthapuram

Thousands of devotees descended on the city on Friday to welcome Mata Amritanandamayi, who is on a two-day visit here. Inmates of Kaimanam Ashram...

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...

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham opens skills training Centre in Odisha

DELHI / January 18, 2019: Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, ranked eighth best university among India’s top 10 universities in the NIRF 2018 Ranking, has set up...

Amrita Hospital conducts four rare surgeries in ten days

Four patients have successfully undergone surgery for repairing Type A aortic dissection at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences within a span of 10 days....

15,000 Thousand Participate in Amrita Women Empowerment Programme

On Friday, January 11 2019, 15,000 women gathered at the Amritapuri campus of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham to participate in a sustainable women-empowerment programme conducted...

AYUDH organises the second edition of India Leaders Training Summit shaping leaders of the future

The second edition of AYUDH’s India Leader’s Training Summit with the theme ‘Now is the future’ was organised at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri...

AYUDH forges a new path for the world’s future

Thirty youth activists from six different countries have decided to become changemakers for our planet’s future. They have completed AYUDH Europe’s first year-long training...

Surgeons remove massive cancerous tumor from man’s jaw

A dad-of-four who hid his face from the world for 10 years has embarked on a new life after having an enormous 5.3kg (approx. 11.6...

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...

Amrita and Tata Institute for Genetics and Society to conduct joint research against antibiotic resistance

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a rapidly-spreading phenomenon which threatens to make once-treatable bacterial infections deadly again The collaboration between Amrita and TIGS will...

AYUDH organizes Two Day camp ‘Dakshin’ in Kerala

AYUDH organized a two day south zone youth camp called 'Dakshin' at Thiruvalla, Mata Amritanandamayi Math. Swami Jnamritananda Puri inaugurated the camp by planting...

Meditation can bring a positive focus to our world’s leaders

“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...

Prime Minister Honours Amma for Largest Contribution to Swacch Bharat

2nd October 2018, New DelhiDuring 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...