With boundless joy, Her Holiness Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi’s 63rd birthday was celebrated on September 27, 2016 at Amrita Vidyalayam, Odisha. Hundreds of parents, students, teaching and non teaching staff were present to cherish this wonderful day. The ceremony started with the lighting of the lamp. Tamasa ma’am gave a brief talk about the life and teachings of our beloved Amma. Devotees chanted ‘Omkara’ followed by Amma’s dhyanasloka and Guruvandana. Puja was conducted by one of Amma’s devotees. The students along with their parents and all the staff chanted ‘Om Amriteswaryai Namah” 108 times. Sri Abhay Kumar Mishra, Assistant Professor from Amrita School of Ayurveda, Kollam, Kerala who is a devotee of Amma, shared his experiences and Amma’s invaluable message with us. All the students and staff paid their homage by singing various melodious bhajans. Aarti was sung by our Principal, Mrs. Mousumi Pattnaik, following which all the students and parents took the blessings of Amma. Prasad was distributed to all, and the celebration concluded with the chanting of Shanti Mantra.