Amma

Photography : Eléonore HENRY DE FRAHAN    

Meditation on the beach at Amritapuri.
Entrance to the Temple of the ashram.
Fire Puja.
An endless crowd of visitors flows to the ashram to receive Amma's "darshan" .
An endless crowd of visitors flows to the ashram to receive Amma's "darshan" .
For 10 to 20 hours straight, Amma embraces kindly everyone came to see her.
For 10 to 20 hours straight, Amma embraces kindly everyone came to see her.
For 10 to 20 hours straight, Amma embraces kindly everyone came to see her.
In 36 years, Amma has already embraced 26 million people.
A doll representing "the mother who embraces"
Meditation around "darshan"
For 10 to 20 hours straight, Amma embraces kindly everyone came to see her.
Traditional sacred songs "bhajans".
His teachings are broadcast worldwide.
Among his many humanitarian efforts, this hospital offers free care to the villagers.
To accommodate thousands of Indian and foreign visitors, the Ashram had to expand by building more buildings.
Amrita Setu bridge.
Around the ashram.
Around the ashram.
During his recent visit to France, Amma is going through a crowd of worshipers to give her "Darshan", to hug people.
Darshan
For 10 to 20 hours straight, Amma embraces kindly everyone came to see her.
Meditation
In the room, presentation of the different actions of her "Embracing the world" NGO.
Theaching