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Click here to Call to Host Satsangs in London Area.
Click here to go to the Calendar.
Click here Amma's UK Embrace.

Amma says "to gain concentrati on in this age of materialism, bhajan is easier than meditation. By loud singing, other distracting sounds will be overcome and concentration will be achieved. Bhajan, concentration and meditation, this is the progression. In fact, constant remembrance of God is meditation. Children, bhajan sung with one-pointedness will benefit the singer, the listener and also Mother Nature. Such songs will awaken the listeners minds in due course.

If bhajan is sung without concentration, it is a waste of energy. Bhajan is a spiritual discipline aimed at concentrating the mind on one's Beloved Deity. Through that one-pointedness, one can merge in the Divine Being and experience the Bliss of one's True Self. It does not matter whether one believes in Krishna or Christ, Mother Kali or Mother Mary; a formless God or even a flame, a mountain or an ideal such as world peace can be meditated upon while singing. By letting the mind expand in the sound of the divine chanting, each one can enjoy the peace born of one's inherent divinity."

If you live in the London area and would like to host one of the monthly Sahasranama chantings, preceded by bhajan practice, please contact Yamunah to arrange.

Study Group for Amma's Teachings Join a new study group The Ammateurs to study Amma's teachings in more depth. Meetings will be virtual at least to begin with and the first task is to research the Remover of Obstacles (clues in the UK Satsang Bhajan Book -- see next item!). Contact Tony at tonyhir@gmail.com for more information.

Satsang Meetings and Events Satsang meetings generally include some or all of the following: Guru Stotram, 108 names of Amma, Sri Lalita Sahasranama Stotram (1000 Names), Mahisasuramardini Stotram; Reading & Meditation; Bhajans, Arati and a Prasad/Potluck dinner. For more information, please contact the satsang leader.
* Please call beforehand to say you are coming, or for more details
+ Please bring a dish to share and/or something for the altar
Email londonsatsanginfo@gmail.com to receive a weekly update of London-area satsang meetings.

Call to Host Satsangs in London Area There are plans to hold monthly house satsangs in and around London, in addition to the regular monthly satsangs at East Ham, Villa Devi and Sunningdale. These will be held in devpotees' houses and will typically last about three hours and comprise of group chanting of Amma's 108 names, Sri Lalitha Sahasranama archana and Mahishasura mardini stotram, followed by bhajans and meditation. If you are interested in hosting a house satsang or would like more information about what is involved, please contact Sandeep Narayan sandeepnp@hotmail.com 07983 39 7372.

Amma's UK Embrace provides opportunities to request prayers for our loved ones and ourselves and to pray for the healing of our brother and sisters. This group prayer link up will be to ask Amma to hold people in her heart and embrace them. The group prayer will take place every Thursday night at 8:30pm for 10 minutes within your home. Everyone is welcome and people to pray for will be listed on the London Bhajans Eweekly. To subscribe to this please contact Kuldeep ammaskuldeep@gmail.com. To request prayers for yourself or loved ones, please email Shakti tessyannabluepearl@yahoo.com. If you would like to add someone other than yourself please ask their permission first.

If you would like to receive a weekly Bhajan Reminder for the London area by email , which includes weekly programme times and location address, along with potential carpooling locations/contacts, please contact Shakti tessyannabluepearl@yahoo.com.

Satsang meetings generally include some or all of the following: Guru Stotram, 108 names of Amma, Sri Lalita Sahasranama Stotram (1000 Names), Mahisasuramardini Stotram; Reading & Meditation; Bhajans, Arati and a Prasad/Potluck dinner. For more information, please contact the satsang leader.

Date & time

Event & Venue

Contact*

Monthly
5.45pm
Bhajans
Birmingham B13 9PL
Adele *
whereisadele@yahoo.co.uk
Sun 2 Oct
7-9pm
Amma's Birthday Celebration
with Br Shubamrita Merton Hall,
78 Kingston Road
Wimbledon SW19 1LA more info
Yamunah
vakeesyam@fastmail.fm
Sun 2 Oct
3pm
Bhajans
Brighton
, Sussex
Michelle Hughes
0744 6263 443 *
mahughes1965@gmail.com
Wed 5 Oct
7.15 for
7.30pm

Bhajans
Shekinashram
Dod Lane
Glastonbury
Somerset BA6 8BZ.

Vandita
07915 604838
vandita.amma@gmail.com

Tues 11-
Wed 12 Oct
10am
Amma in London
Alexandra Palace
London N22 7AY more info
 
Sun 16 Oct
2-4pm
Bhajans
The IAM Yoga Studio
Midford Place
off Tottenham Court Road 
London W1T 5AH 
Tube: Warren St, Goodge St,
Euston Square
Ankita
07718223913
drankita.pagrut@gmail.com
Sun 23 Oct
11.30am-
2.30pm
Bhajans
Villa Devi
99 Breakspears Rd
London, SE4 1TY
Aloka Pagrut * +
aloka.pagrut@gmail.com
Sat 26 Nov
6.30pm
Bhajans
145 Milton Ave
East Ham
London E6 1BN
Tube: Upton Park
Kannan/Divia
02084710428
ammaskanna@gmail.com
every Tues
7pm
Bhajans
122 Wells Road
Glastonbury
Somerset BA6 9AG
James
07791 496687

every Thurs
(not 13/10)
7-9.45pm

Bhajans
Villa Devi
99 Breakspears Rd
London, SE4 1TY
Half-hour of yoga to start.
Antarma +
07838650138
Monthly
10am
Bhajans
14 Sunning Avenue, 
Sunningdale
,
Berkshire SL5 9PN

Balakrishna *
+ 07723346608
ganga@omnamahshivaya.co.uk

Monthly

Bhajans
Lewes, East Sussex
Joanna Zena * +
07722 143353
Joannazena@yahoo.com
Monthly Bhajans
Derby
Jane O'Byrne
* 07989 595483
jane_obyrne@yahoo.co.uk
Monthly
6.30pm
Bhajans
Combe Down
Bath
Somerset
Sue
* 07703117137
suedawkins@hotmail.com
monthly Bhajans
Oxford
Stuart *
+ 0795 0099200
stzwalters@hotmail.co.uk
Monthly Bhajans
Totnes

Tanmayi
07721 396938 *
Tanmayi.harmony@icloud.com

monthly Bhajans
The Nature Sanctuary
The Park
Findhorn Foundation
Findhorn
Moray IV36 3TB/td>
Mumta Ito
mumtaito@gmail.com
Monthly Bhajans
Lower Maescoed,
Herefordshire
Surya Kalkwarf suryaletthesunshine@hotmail.co.uk
07412 269862 / 01981 241290
Monthly
4-6pm
Bhajans
15 Fourth Avenue
Newcastle-Upon-Tyne NE6 5YH
Kuldeep
ammaskuldeep@gmail.com

Monthly
1pm

Bhajans
Sheffield
Kaivalya *
lucydevi@yahoo.co.uk

Sun 7 Sept
3pm
Bhajans
Brighton 
Michelle Hughes
0744 6263 443
mahughes14@yahoo.com

Monthly
1pm

Bhajans
47, Meysydd Y Coleg
Carmarthen SA31 3GR
Wales
Held on the Sunday closest to Kartika
John Chidanand and Sarada
01267 253557
saradathompson@hotmail.com

Quarterly
Saturdays
6-8pm
Bhajans
Sri Radha Krishna Temple
Bank Rd, Dawley Bank
Telford, Shropshire TF4 2AZ
Tom Stacey
07974 810254
stacey305@hotmail.com

* Please call beforehand to confirm + as space is limited
+ Please bring a dish to share and/or something for the altar

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please fill in the form on the Contact page.

Bhajan coordination
If you would like to hold a bhajan in your area,
please contact Mike Sofroniou:
Tel: 01295 680 463
Email: mike@amma.org.uk

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