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Spiritual leader Mata Amritanandamayi (left) hugs and blesses Sue Jones of Virginia Beach, Va., as Mildred Donlon (second from right) waits to be received at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center in Alexandria on Friday. The spiritual leader from India is on a 10-city tour through North America. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Spiritual leader Mata Amritanandamayi (left) hugs and blesses Sue Jones of Virginia Beach, Va., as Mildred Donlon (second from right) waits to be received at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center in Alexandria on Friday. The spiritual leader from India is on a 10-city tour through North America. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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