‘Come and work with me’: Mother Teresa told Priyanka after Rajiv’s assassination | India News

NEW DELHI: “Come and paintings with me,” was once what Mom Teresa instructed Priyanka Gandhi when she visited former Top Minister Rajiv Gandhi‘s circle of relatives after his assassination in 1991.
This anecdotal account was once shared via Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Twitter whilst remembering Saint Teresa on her 110th start anniversary.
“In a while after my father was once killed Mom Teresa got here to peer us. I had fever. She sat via my bedside, held my hand and stated ‘Come and paintings with me’,” the Congress normal secretary stated in a tweet.

“I did so for a few years, and owe her a really perfect debt of gratitude for the abiding friendship of all of the MC (Missionaries of Charity) sisters who proceed to turn me the trail of selfless provider and love,” she tweeted at the side of two photos of her running with Missionaries of Charity sisters.
Particular prayers had been held on the Mom Area in Kolkata, the worldwide headquarters of the Missionaries of Charity, at the 110th start anniversary of St Teresa of Calcutta however access of tourists was once limited because of the Covid-19 pandemic.
St Teresa was once born on August 26, 1910 in Skopje, at this time the capital of North Macedonia, to a circle of relatives of Albanians. She left house at a tender age and got here to India in 1929 as a beginner with the Loreto nuns. She left the congregation within the overdue 1940s and began the Missionaries of Charity in 1950 to paintings some of the deficient.
She died on September 5, 1997 within the town, which she had made her house and was once canonized on September 4, 2016 via Pope Francis on the Vatican.