Embracing the World volunteers respond to Hurricane Harvey’s devastation Hurricane Harvey, one of the costliest and most damaging tropical storms in United States history, devastated many lives and rendered millions of people homeless, without access to adequate food, water, and basic resources. Beginning on August 25th, 2017, the hurricane ravaged Houston, Texas and the surrounding areas, leaving destruction in its path.The Houston chapter of Embracing the World has been responding to this disaster as volunteers from the state of Texas. They are hand-delivering food, pet supplies and basic hygiene products to several shelters and churches across the Houston area. Supply kits containing baby wipes, feminine hygiene products and fresh water are being distributed in several locations, while fresh meals and packed lunches are being provided to families forced to leave their homes because of the storm.Embracing the World Silent Auction
September 9 – October 9In honor of Amma’s 30th year of embracing North America and her 64th birthday, MA Centers San Ramon and LA, are offering very special Amma items for silent auction. The auction goes live at midnight September 9 (PDT) and ends at midnight October 9 (PDT).
Check out the precious treasures at this link Embracing the World Auction, after September 9th.

Mark your Calendar
Amrita Silent Retreat Immersion

September 29, 2017 – October 6, 2017 at MA Center DC

December 29, 2017 – January 5, 2018 at MA Center San Ramon

Swami Ramakrishnananda Puri, one of Amma’s senior disciples, is currently visiting North America. The programs include spiritual talks, bhajans (devotional singing) and one-day retreats. Swamiji is known for his captivating way of sharing experiences and profound spiritual insights gleaned from over three decades of life as Amma’s disciple. See more >>

September 10 :  MA Center Dallas

September 12 :  MA Center Iowa

September 14 : Minnesota
Contact: 763-229-9511

September 15 & 16 :  Florida

September 17 & 18 :  MA Center Atlanta, (One-day Retreat on the 17th)

September 21 – 23 :  Toronto, Canada (One-day Retreat on 23rd)

September 24 – 25 :  Amma Center of Michigan (One-day Retreat on 24th)

Please contact the respective groups for details and the most updated schedule.

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