Mata to Meet Pope Francis in Vatican

Published: 15th November 2014 06:07 AM  |   Last Updated: 15th November 2014 06:07 AM   |  A+A-

KOLLAM: Mata Amritanandamayi will meet Pope Francis in Vatican next month on the latter’s invitation. A spokesperson of the Mata Amritanandamayi Math (MAM) said on Friday that the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church had invited the spiritual leader to Rome this December.

Amritanandamayi, in a press statement, said that it was an honour to be called upon as a representative to join Pope Francis. “Opportunities for religious leaders to come together can help spread the fragrance of peace and harmony throughout the world and can generate solutions to global problems,” she said.  “The details of further attendees and the planned topic for the closed discussion will be announced at a later date,” spokesperson said in Amritapuri.      

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