Mother Teresa
Calcutta  /  Published 16.10.20

Calcutta walk for Stan Swamy

By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.09.20

Anecdotes from Mother Teresa's life

Mother Teresa, who passed away on this day (September 5) in 1997, is always in my heart. I cannot forget the times my wife and I had the opportunity to be in her presence at Mother House and while ac...
By Pratapaditya Mazumdar in

Calcutta  /  Published 04.09.20

Dressed as first in their fields

Priyanka jests that she had an upper hand at playing a pilot as she lives so close to the airport. “I can see the airport from my terrace at Ujwala Luxury Complex in New Town and we can hear fli...
By Brinda Sarkar in

Calcutta  /  Published 27.08.20

Mother's birthday sans outsiders

Missionaries of Charity nuns celebrated the birthday of Mother Teresa through prayers and distribution of cake among the poor. A mass was held by the Sisters at Mother House, the headquarters of ...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 26.08.20

‘Embodied kindness but knew when to be firm’

Mother Teresa used to say often: “Love one another as God loves each one of you.” On August 26, as the world celebrates Mother’s 110th birth anniversary, this is the message that we ...
By Pratapaditya Mazumdar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 26.08.20

‘She continues to live in the hearts of her sisters, followers’

August 26 2020 is Mother’s 110th Birth Anniversary. I am fortunate and blessed to share my birthday with her and with Archbishop Thomas D’Souza of Calcutta. Mother’s favourite words...
By Fr. J. Felix Raj, SJ in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 08.08.20

Open air views: RA displays Impressionists

Camille Pissarro’s Plum Trees in Blossom, painted by the artist in 1894 towards the end of his life at Éragny, his house outside Paris, is just about my favourite painting in a new e...
By Amit Roy in

People  /  Published 25.08.19

Mother Teresa: The tiny nun with a large heart

When I asked for her blessings in one of our meetings in 1994, Mother Teresa gave me a compassionate look and thrust a Rosary (a string of prayer beads) into my palms and said, “Pray for me and my w...
By J. Felix Raj, SJ in Calcutta

People  /  Published 10.02.19

Trauma of losing her father that led Mother to Calcutta

When Mother Teresa was nine, her father’s murder had traumatised her and led to a lifelong struggle with “the dark night of the soul” and her eventual journey to Calcutta, new research suggests....
By Amit Roy in London

Opinion  /  Published 29.05.20

Huge shift: Why video lectures could turn students into robots

The decision by Cambridge University to deliver all its lectures online for the whole of the academic year 2020-2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic has been described as “shocking and sad” by...
By Amit Roy in


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