It currently runs over 1,000 primary schools in India, and over 200 abroad. It also run about 165 children homes all over the world. The main intention of running schools is to impart a value-based system of education based on the motto, Sa vidya ya vimuktaye, meaning education should be for life in all strata of human society.
Similarly, it has been running a large network of children's homes, students' homes, rural development centres, charitable dispensaries, medical clinics, hospitals, community kitchens, etc.
Ananda Marga also runs 200 master units, which are rural welfare projects aimed at the integrated development of villages to uplift tribals and socially backward people.
Ananda Marga in Japan is currently supporting several projects in India, Mongolia, Thailand and Peru. For more information about some of these projects; please click on the appropriate link: