We received the following account from an old-time devotee and ashram resident: Hello. My name is Kristy and I want to share my story. I was living in the ashram when Gail Tredwell (Gayatri) left. For reasons still unknown to… Read More ›
What Is Gail Tredwell’s Real Face?
“Amma is like a river; she simply flows. Some people take a bath in the river. Others quench their thirst by drinking its water. There are people who come to swim and enjoy its water. Yet, there are people who… Read More ›
Amma & the Tsunami: What Really Happened During the Disaster
“I read your post titled “The Real Mata Amritanandamayi” and felt inspired to write something of my own. Perhaps you can post it, if you like. It is my experience of being in Amma’s ashram during the tsunami, which struck… Read More ›
Mata Amritanandamayi’s Suspicious Foreign Funds
MYTH: Sources of Mata Amritanandamayi Math’s foreign funds are “suspicious.” REALITY: The foreign funds of the Mata Amritanandamayi Math come from the hundreds of thousands of people who attend Amma’s programs and donate. We do so because we want to… Read More ›
A Letter Written to Amma
This is a letter written to Amma by an ex-resident of the Mata Amritanandamayi Ashram. My dear friend, Even though I address you in this way, to me you are beyond that. I recall, more and more, what you said… Read More ›
Was Satnam Singh Mann Harmed in Amritapuri Ashram?
MYTH: Satnam Singh Mann was beaten in Amritapuri Ashram. REALITY: Although Satnam Singh Mann violently charged towards Amma in his underwear, no one in Amritapuri Ashram harmed him in anyway. Devotees simply surrounded Amma to prevent Mann from getting to her,… Read More ›
Welcome to “The Amma Scandal”
Welcome. It’s likely that you have arrived here because you’ve heard some of the rumors, scandals and allegations of fraud regarding Amma (Mata Amritanandamayi) and her charitable organizations. So have we. This blog represents our search for the truth.