KARUNAGAPPALLY: The 59th Birthday Celebrations of Mata Amritanandamayi Devi will take place today at Amritapuri Ashram. It is expected that about 3 lakh devotees will attend the function. The celebrations begin with Maha Ganapathi Homam, followed by Satsangam under the headship of her first disciple Swami Amrithaswaroopanandapuri. Padapooja will also be held. Then follows dharshanam.