Mother House, Kolkata

Currently Open [Closes at 12:00 pm]
  • Address: 54A, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Rd, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-3322497115
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Tomb, Heritage Building
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About Mother House, Kolkata

The Mother House in Kolkata is where Mother Teresa has been laid to rest and it also houses her room and its items. This place is just like Mother was; simple and pure. More than what you see, what you experience at this place will stay with you forever. You can experience a feeling of contentment and your hope in humanity is rekindled when you visit this ashram. You can just sit at Mother’s tomb and meditate and feel like she is with you at that moment.

Mother House Information

  • Maintain peace.
  • Modest dressing is recommended.
  • Switch-off the cell phones within the premises.
  • Beware of beggars and touts, approach a sister of the house for guidance.

Mother House Opening and Closing Hours

  • Closed on Easter Monday.

How To reach Mother House by Public Transport

  • Buses to Bumboo Villa Dakghar.
  • Tram no 20, 26, 26/17 to Pratt Memoral High school.

Restaurants Near Mother House

  • Raunaa House
  • Shahi Restaurant
  • Zaranj
  • Green star fast food

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  • Mother house is a must visit place for any people across the globe. It is located on just opposite of St James Church. It is a holy place. You can feel the difference in your own when you enter the house. The whole place is very well maintained by missionary of charity. There is a museum. You have to visit the museum. This museum is a place where you can find Mother Teresa's shoes, teeth,bag etc. You must see the house of the Mother from where she went to Jesus. The room is very small just above the kitchen with no fan and having only a bed and a sitting area. You will understand that how simple was her lifestyle. She gave her all life to poor people.

  • This is a beautiful place. Located in North Calcutta. People should go and visit this place. It gives you positive vibes as soon as you enter this place. You get to see mother Teresa's room which is very unique. Must visit if you're here in Kolkata.

  • The beautiful home of Mother Teresa in the city which now houses several nuns who have dedicated their lives to social service. A museum curating Mother's life, Mother's tomb, a church, a kitchen and numerous quarters for sisters. Beautiful interiors

  • a religious place for sure.. a shrine worth visiting.. and a service worth attending.. u can also request for special services for certain sects and languages... very accomodating and calm place.

  • A must visit place with your family and friends here. What other place can be more sacred than the place of Saint Teresa, previously known as Mother! Location, ambience, transportation availability and of course, the serenity of this place is beyond my writing skills!

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