Teachings of Amma Amritanandamayi



If there is anything that is our own, it is our likes and dislikes.

Receptivity is the ability to accept all experiences of life without reacting to them.

Love is seeing and feeling life everywhere. When your heart is full of love, you sense life pulsating through all creation.

Only in the depth of pure silence can we hear God's voice. Silence is like an upright empty glass that is capable of being filled with, and retaining, the water of knowledge.

Question: “How are you able to smile always?” Mata Amritanandamayi’s answer: “I do not depend on anything for my happiness.”

Mata Amritanandamayi