Myth: The Mata Amritanandamayi Math runs the company Amrita Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.
Reality: Wanting to clarify questions regarding Mata Amritanandamayi Math and Amrita Enterprises Pvt. Ltd. (AEPL), Amma Scandal contacted AEPL’s director, K. Sreekumar, and asked him for clarification. This was his response: “Amrita Enterprises Pvt. Ltd. (AEPL) is a separate legal entity registered under the provisions of the Indian Companies Act, 1956. It has no relationship with the Mata Amritanandamayi Math, which is a registered Public Charitable Trust. It is a misconception that all entities carrying the name ‘Amrita’ are related to the Mata Amritanandamayi Math. Amrita Enterprises Pvt. Ltd. has considerably achieved its object in discharging its corporate social responsibility every year.”