Amma Sri Karunamayi in Atlanta, GA
We are very pleased to announce that Amma Sri Karunamayi will be holding her Spiritual programs again this year in the Atlanta area at the SRIM Center, May 18 – June 3, 2018.
Registration for the Atlanta 2 & 5 Day Meditation Retreats is posted below.
If you would like to make a donation to SMVA Trust which goes to help many of Amma’s charitable world-wide causes please click the button below. Thank you!
If you have any questions about the Atlanta programs please contact the city co-ordinator Carol Billingsley at (770) 904-1919 or email Atlanta@Karunamayi.org.
All information about Lodging can be found on www.srimcenter.org.
Individual Blessings/Saraswati Diksha – (Free Public Program)
Friday, May 18th, Check-in at 10:00 AM
Invitation is ONLY for people receiving FIRST blessing from Amma.
The end time for this program will be based on attendance and the stated end time of 2:00 pm is an estimate of when the program will conclude. To ensure that you will receive your first blessing from Amma, arrive early in the day at 10:00 AM.
Individual Blessings are offered on a first come, first served basis. Please be prepared to relax for some time in the charged atmosphere of the hall.
Saraswati Mantra Diksha is available for students, ages 4-24. Those who wish to receive Diksha should come fully bathed or showered (with head and hair washed) and dressed in modest, white attire. Saraswati Diksha is offered periodically throughout the day, as groups of students coalesce.
While Individual Blessings are free, there is a nominal suggested donation for Saraswati Mantra Diksha.
For more information on individual blessings please see our Guide to Individual Blessings
2 & 5 Day Meditation Retreats
2-Day: Saturday, May 19 – Sunday, May 20. Cost: $251
5-Day: Saturday, May 19 – Wednesday, May 23. Cost: $504
APPLY HERE FOR MEDITATION RETREATS
We cordially invite you to join Amma for the silent meditation retreats in Forsyth, GA. This is the first time that Amma is hosting extended sessions at the SRIM Center. Participants will be spiritually nourished by Amma’s serene presence, silent meditations, discourses and spiritual chanting.
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. For this purpose, participants are requested to maintain silence throughout the retreat.
The retreats require application, approval and payment of fees to attend. Refunds will be given through May 16th only (with $15 cancellation fee). No refunds after this date.
- 2-Day or 5-Day is available
- Participants are also requested to wear modest, white attire to the retreat
- Includes three meals
- Children under 17 years of age need special permission to attend the retreat
- Amma does not grant personal interviews during meditation retreats
For more information on the mediation retreat please see our Guide to Meditation Retreats
On Sunday, June 24, from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM, the SRIM Center will host a free follow up program that will be facilitated by local devotees. This program will include a reading, chanting, and meditation. It is open to anyone who attended the Individual Blessing Day, Meditation Retreat, and the Maha Maha Yajnam. Participants of these events are also welcome to bring their friends and family.
285 Julie Lane | Forsyth, GA 31029
If you have any questions please contact the Atlanta City co-ordinator at: Atlanta@Karunamayi.org.
We look forward to receiving Amma’s blessings, love, grace and Divine wisdom in this silent meditation retreat.
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Om Shanti Shanti Shanti
Lokah Samastah Sukhino Bhavantu