Amma's Programme in Finland 2019

Espoo Metro Areena at address Urheilupuistontie 3, 02200 Espoo

Contact during program: tel. +358 (0)41 5283 588

Wednesday 13th of November 2019

10 am - 4 pm Meditation. Amma’s darshan (embracing)
7.30 pm - 2 am Devotional songs, Amma’s speech and darshan (embracing)

Thursday 14th of November 2019

10 am - 4 pm Meditation. Amma’s darshan (embracing)
7.00 pm - 2 am Devi Bhava Celebration. Amma’s darshan (embracing) starts at 9 pm. It is possible to receive a mantra from Amma for meditation.

Free entrance. Darshan tokens will be distributed one hour prior to the start of the program. Delicious vegetarian meals and refreshments will be for sale at the café during the program. The evening programs go on until Amma has embraced everyone with a darshan token. 

Program Info

For further information please contact

Inquiries: prana.salo(a), tel.  +358 (0)41 5283 588

Media contacts:

Coordinators: Kirsi Salo, tel. +358 (0)400 525 005 and Matti Rajakylä, tel. +358 (0)50 345 6920, prana.salo(a)

How to Reach the Venue

The venue is called Espoo Metro Areena at address Urheilupuistontie 3, 02200 Espoo and it is located close to Urheilupuiston asema Metro Station (10 minutes' walk). See the location on the map.

From Helsinki Railway Station

Take the metro in direction Matinkylä. Get off at the Urheilupuiston asema stop. Walk 750 meters north to the venue, please see the detailed walking instruction here.

By Bus: Bus connection might require a bus change. The nearest bus stops are located 500 meters away at Merituulentie road or 400 meters away at Kalevantie road. Take bus 114, 115 or 119.

Helsinki area transport offers an easy-to-use Journey planner in English. Just enter your current location and destination and you’ll receive all public transportation options (bus, metro, tram, train, boat & bicycle) how to get to the desired location.

From Helsinki-Vantaa Airport

Catch an I-train going from the airport to Helsinki (approx. 10 minute intervals). Get off at Central Railway station (Rautatieasema) and take the metro from the railway station. See instructions above. 


Local taxi in Helsinki tel. +358 (0) 100 700 or Taxi Kovanen tel. +358 (0) 200 6060

Car Parking

Car parking facilities exist for approximately 1600 cars. 

More Travel Infomation

Helsinki-Vantaa Airport

Port of Helsinki

Helsinki Region Transport

Helsinki Region Journey Planner


It is not possible to stay overnight at the venue. The two closest hotels to the venue, Sokos Hotel Tapiola Garden (Tapionaukio 3) and Radisson Blu Hotel Espoo (Otaranta 2), offer a discount of 15% off standard prices when reserved via online booking with code AMMA19. The discount is valid during November 12-15, 2019 and the reservations should be made by October 31st at the latest. Please note that the price must be paid in full in advance and there is no refund in the case of cancellation. Airbnb is also a good option for accommodation:

Seva Accommodation

If you are volunteering 6 hours or more daily at the programme, you can inquire accommodation details at address sevaaccommodation.finland2019(a)