The sanctuary is for retired cows and oxen that are saved
from slaughterhouses and cared for in large
numbers- in tens of thousands. We call our aged senior animals-
Animal Elders. We will take care of our aged animals with love and
abundance until their last days.
"What is virtuous conduct? It is
never destroying life, for killing leads to every other sin. Of all
virtues summed by ancient sages, the foremost are to share one's food
and to protect all living creatures".
-Tirukkural 33: 321-322, Spiritual Poetry of a Tamil Saint, Siddhar
HUNGER ON PLANET EARTH:
We will develop on a vast reclaimed land of 1000+ acres,
an organic farm in South India, near the Pothigai Hills. 25% of the
vegetarian farm produce will be for feeding the needy. We will feed the
hungry intelligent vegetarian food.
"Great indeed is the power acquired
through austerity to endure hunger. But
greater still is the power of those who relieve the hunger of others."
-Tirukkural 23:225, Spiritual Poetry of a Tamil Saint, Siddhar
& EARTH FRIENDLY:
The by products of wastes from elderly animals provides
us with- clean electricity generated from the methane of the dung;
substitute for firewood- dry dung sticks etc.
HEALTH OF LOCALITY & ALL ON PLANET EARTH:
We will create 'super-manure' with the dung. With over
5000 retired animals we will be the backbone to organic agriculture that
supports large agricultural lands. We
create thousands of bio-dynamic fertile land to produce healthy clean
organic farming and the produce helps Mother Earth and the health of a
Bring together the wisdom of an ancient vegetarian
society of India and the modern information and science to grow
'intelligent' vegetarian food. We expect to have similar sanctuary farms
even in countries like Saudi Arabia and China, with emphasis on organic
agriculture and intelligent vegetarian produce- let our vegetarian food
spread the message of compassion through good health and an alternative
We will have our own YOGA VILLAGE in Amma Sanctuary as a
holistic living center, 'home' grown food and ayurvedic/siddha herbs and
a yoga retreat that incorporates the real India of Saddhus. With all the
Light Beings like you coming together, ours will be a spiritual family
within each sanctuary and an online.
Based on the Siddhar traditions, the theme with the
center being a Temple of Light and surrounded by Goddesses of all
cultures around the world to represent the collective womb of humanity.
There will be a Spiritual Grove of sacred trees planted by all the
living saints and Arivens. The living saints whom we will approach to
bless the seeds will be nominated by Ariven members. Lets start