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Mother House, Kolkata (Calcutta)
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Mother House is the site of Mother Teresa's tomb and contains a small museum dedicated to the founder of the Missionaries of Charity. The simple white tomb is always covered with flowers and heartwarming messages written in yellow petals. See sandals and saris the humanitarian wore on her many missions, and visit the room in which she slept on a camp bed. Take a picture under the statue of Mother Teresa, holding a rosary in one hand and blessing the visitors with the other. Take a look at our Kolkata (Calcutta) trip generator to schedule your visit to Mother House and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Spend some time reading Mother Teresa's story and look at her quarters. It makes you realise that we don't needall the stuff that we have. An inspiration. 
  • This is a must visit place in Kolkata not as a tourist destination but to spend some moments and breathe in the air where one of the greatest souls of earth spent her life. It has memorabilia of Mothe...  more »
  • Viewing of Mother Theresa's tomb is well organized and I find the museum in Mother House is very interesting and one of the most visiting place.visit,you can get too much peace 
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  • Mother Teresa doesn't need any introduction. Whenever we think of love and compassion for the poor and needy people, Mother's name come to our mind. And this is the house where Mother lived for many years until her soul merged with the Eternal God. The infinite works she did for the welfare of the society cannot be put into words and completed. However, a few activities of her very simple life and compassionate works can be known when you visit this place. The sisters here still follows her path and serve the needy ones whole heartedly as instructed and shown by the Mother.
  • A place to reflect upon our lives. What do we need to live? Do we really need all the material things to be happy or whether true happiness comes from within by doing selfless service. Whenever, we think we are burdened with problems and life is harsh we must visit this place. Our problems may then seem miniscule ....
  • Such a beautiful blessed place... Please plan in advance and enjoy the blessings of Mother Teresa
  • What best I can say about her ... she is an Angle of good hope and Mother to the poorest of poor...
  • place of mother teresa in kolkata she served people of kolkata from this place