All are welcome to join Amma Sri Karunamayi revered spiritual teacher and humanitarian for an inspiring talk, Individual Blessings, Saraswati Mantra Diksha (for students), a one day Meditation Retreat and Fire Ceremony for personal & world peace.
After years of solitary meditation Amma now works tirelessly serving those in need through her charities and inspiring people of all traditions with a gentle laugh and great love to live a deep interior life centered on peace, love, compassion, and service.
Thursday May 13, 10:00 am
Individual Blessings & Saraswati Mantra Initation for students (ages 4-24, small fee *)
This is a very special opportunity for everyone to speak one-on-one with
Amma and convey any specific questions or blessing requests to her.
To bless and inspire students, Amma offers initiation, or diksha, into the most sacred and auspicious
Sri Saraswati Mantra. Initiation will be offered to students between 4 - 24 years of age on the Individual Blessing days.
Saraswati is the Goddess of Learning, the Arts, and Wisdom.
Friday May 14, 6:30 pm
Lalita Sahasranama Puja
Everyone will have the opportunity to chant and make offerings during
the puja. These offerings represent all our burdens and negativities, which we
surrender to Divine Mother in return for her auspicious blessings and grace.
Saturday May 15, 8:00 am- 6:00 pm (registration & fee required *)
One Day Meditation Retreat
The retreats will provide an invaluable opportunity for devotees to deepen their meditation practice and
to listen to the inspirational wisdom of Amma's divine discourses.
Sunday May 16, 9:00 am
Homa: Sacred Fire Ceremony
It is a fire in which forms of the Divine are invoked through the power of mantra and
profound spiritual intention. .. Special offerings are cast into the fire while Sanskrit mantras are
chanted, and the combined energy of the fire, offerings, and mantras generates powerful spiritual vibrations
that bless and purify everyone present, spreading peace and healing through the world.
All programs will be at:
Sunnyvale Hindu Temple Community Center
420-450 Persian Drive
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
(650) 948-4230 , (408) 865-0709
All programs are Free except as stated above *