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Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa, known in the Roman Catholic Church as Saint Teresa of Calcutta, was an Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary. She was born in Skopje, then part of the Kosovo Vilayet of the Ottoman Empire. After living in Macedonia for eighteen years she moved to Ireland and then to India, where she lived for most of her life.


  • Another Nobel Peace Prize laureates 

  • Personal 

  • Biography 

  • Recognition and reception 

  • Criticism 

  • Spiritual life 

  • Canonisation 

  • Co-Patron of Calcutta Archdiocese 

  • Legacy and depictions in popular culture