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Mother House

Mother House A J C Bose Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700016, India
+91 33 2249 7115
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Mother House A J C Bose Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700016, India
+91 33 2249 7115
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Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

The mother's house is located in Ripon Street, the place is filled with peace and calmness.. When i visited the place i felt that as if everything inside me has come to rest and I was feeling so calm like never before.. the atmosphere is...More

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Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing and you can almost imagine Mother Theresa in the room that was hers it is carefully preserved. Lots of history and information to read.

Thank Anne O
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Really worth to visit this simple yet powerful home where Mother Teresa stayed in Kolkata. Very much peaceful and you can pray in front of Mother's tomb as well. Also you can see Mother's room where she lived her simple life. You can witness most...More

Thank ocBIJoc
Reviewed November 29, 2016

This is the actual place where Mother Teresa used to stay in Kolkata. The place is very pious and serene. Please take your children/family to visit this place as this will be real learning for all of us as to how simple Mother used to...More

Thank Joy_Nandini
Reviewed November 23, 2016

This is a must visit location for all visitors and residents, not just for Catholics. it has serene beauty of peace amidst the din of the city. I was fortunate to visit her ten days before she passed. People around the world come here to...More

Thank Amit S
Reviewed November 22, 2016

Absolutely beautiful from the tomb, to the museum and being able to view the room in which she lived. Be mindful of those begging and do not engage them. You cannot take photos of her room or the museum but have at it with her...More

Thank CSTMaryland
Reviewed November 21, 2016

This place is well maintained and people keep comming to visit this attraction and one will feel the calmness here.

Thank mythili_rm19
Reviewed November 19, 2016

This was such a humbling experience and an easy site to visit for 30 minutes or more. The life of Mother Teresa was inspiring and incredible - it made you think a lot about yourself and the world we live in now.

Thank gacloud13
Reviewed November 17, 2016

Had 30 mins here. Interesting for a short stop. Current 'sisters' here. Quite moving with many of Mother Teresa's items.

Thank Bungy81
Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

Mother House is the headquarters of the Missionaries of Charity, on A. J. C. Bose Road of Kolkata, just opposite to Bamboo Villa (Income Tax Office) and St. James Church (Jora Girja). The house was the home of Mother, Sisters and Mother's earthly body was...More

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October 25, 2017|
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Response from ranabhatt2003 | Reviewed this property |
I am a traveller.Their policy and appointment is another subject.You can talk to mission about this because they are running charitable trust.
Zareen S
October 2, 2017|
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Response from Nirmala R | Reviewed this property |
No, you don't need an appointment . It is a very dignified and simple place, anybody can visit
Amy L
March 14, 2017|
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Response from Snehal D | Reviewed this property |
hi if u are looking for volunteers contact person ring missionary of charity directly