Casa Madre is a limited liability company with the characteristic of being a Third Sector Social Enterprise (ETS), that is, a company that does not pursue profit and whose statutory objectives are the welfare of the community in general.
Casa Madre works for the betterment of society and individuals and is committed to carrying out, within the law, activities based on the teachings of Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi, promoted by the Foundation that bears her name, with the help of all those women and men, volunteers and employees who put them into practice.
Casa Madre deeply believes that the teachings of Shri Mataji, implemented in a practical way, can contribute to building a better society. The staff and the volunteers who participate in the realisation of the projects are motivated by an idealistic spirit, which also helps their personal growth. Honesty, transparency, sharing, spirit of sacrifice, trust in others, respect and kindness are the founding values of this Social Enterprise.
For more information on the purposes of this particular company, visit the “Mission” page.).
Casa Madre was founded by the Shri Mataji World Foundation Nirmala Devi Sahaja Yoga (97% of the company shares), based in Cabella Ligure, and by Vishwa Nirmala Dharma Italia (3% of the company shares) to manage all the so-called ‘commercial’ activities which are mainly carried out in the Val Borbera.
Among these are the activity of social tourism and the management of the Educational Learning Center Cabella International Sahaja School, with attached boarding school, located in Cabella Ligure.