India: Smile Train Gives Hope for 35,000 Children with Cleft Palates

Every year 35,000 children in India are born with clefts. Without corrective surgery, these children are condemned to a lifetime of isolation and suffering. Many are even abandoned or killed at birth.

The tragedy is that a cleft can… Continue reading

Conjoined Indian Children Given Successful Operation in Australia

In their own bodies at last: Conjoined baby twins abandoned by poverty-stricken parents are successfully separated in gruelling 12-hour operation

  • Indian sisters Aradhana and Stuti had a fused liver and shared a heart membrane

By Claire Bates

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12 Sept 2012, Vellore, India: Clowning at Mother Theresa’s Home for Children

This afternoon we got dressed again and went to Missionaries of Charity Home for Children.  We never know what is going to happen, so interesting.

There were around 30 children there with a range of disabilities both physical… Continue reading

Overview: Mother Theresa’s Missionaries of Charity

Missionaries of Charity

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia    

Mother Teresa, founder of the Missionaries of Charity.

Sisters belonging to Missionaries of charity in their attire of traditional white sari with blue border.

Missionaries of Charity is… Continue reading

Mohandas Gandhi

“If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.”



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