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Exterior of the Mother House of the Missionaries of Charity, located at 54A, A.J.C. Bose Road, Calcutta, is the headquarters of the international religious congregation of the Missionaries of Charity. It has been home to Mother Teresa and her sisters from February 1953 to the present day. It is here that Mother lived, prayed, worked, and guided her religious family of sisters spread across the world. It is here that her body was laid to rest.
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Exterior of the Mother House of the Missionaries of Charity
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KOLKATA,INDIA SEPT 1: Exterior of the Mother House of the Missionaries of Charity
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The Saint Teresa School, located about 200 meters from the Mother House of the Missionaries of Charity. Mother Teresa taught at the school, and began her first efforts at serving the poor from a stairwell within the school. She provided medicine for those who were unable to afford it.
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Saint Teresa School
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KOLKATA, INDIA 1 SEPT: Images from the Saint Teresa School
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Images from the Saint Teresa School
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Images from the Saint Teresa School
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Students of the St Teresa School (now coed).
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School Principal, Sr. Zita M.C.
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School Principal, Sr. Zita M.C.
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School Principal, Sr. Zita M.C.
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Students of the St Teresa School
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Students of the St Teresa School
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Students of the St Teresa School with Sr. Zita M.C.
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Students of the St Teresa School
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Students of the St Teresa School
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Students of the St Teresa School
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The actual stairs that Mother Teresa would sit upon and distribute medicine from to those in need.
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Images from the Saint Teresa School
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KOLKATA, INDIA 1 SEPT: Images from the Saint Teresa School, located about 200 meters from the Mother House of the Missionaries of Charity. Mother Teresa taught at the school, and began her first efforts at serving the poor from a stairwell within the school. She provided medicine for those who were unable to afford it.
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KOLKATA, INDIA 1 SEPT: Images from the Saint Teresa School, located about 200 meters from the Mother House of the Missionaries of Charity. Mother Teresa taught at the school, and began her first efforts at serving the poor from a stairwell within the school. She provided medicine for those who were unable to afford it.
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KOLKATA, INDIA 1 SEPT: Images from the Saint Teresa School, located about 200 meters from the Mother House of the Missionaries of Charity. Mother Teresa taught at the school, and began her first efforts at serving the poor from a stairwell within the school. She provided medicine for those who were unable to afford it.
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Images from ST. TERESA'’S CHURCH, Moulali. This was the Parish where Mother Teresa was stationed and began her first medical dispensary. Mother Teresa taught at the Parish School in the late 1920s into the Middle of 1930.HistorySt. Teresa of Avila’s Chapel was built in 1889. The foundation stone of the present church was laid on the 28th December 1895. the Church was blessed by Msgr. Goethals on 22nd April 1897. The parish was canonically established on 25th April 1897. The church was renovated and made two double storied church on 22nd April 1997.
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ST. TERESA'’S CHURCH,
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ST. TERESA’S CHURCH,
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ST. TERESA'’S CHURCH
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ST. TERESA'’S CHURCH
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Images from ST. TERESA’S CHURCH
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Images from ST. TERESA'’S CHURCH