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UN Pays Homage To Mother Teresa On Birth Anniversary With Postage Stamp

Mother Teresa bearing anniversary: She was accepted for her affectionate adulation for the poor.

Today marks Mother Teresa's 111th bearing anniversary. The United Nations (UN) has paid a aglow accolade to Mother Teresa by absolution a absolute postage brand on August 12, to mark her bearing anniversary. India's Permanent Representative to the UN and President of UN Security Council for August, TS Tirumurti, tweeted photos of  the brand on Wednesday.

The brand has an angel of the Nobel laureate and Bharat Ratna. It additionally has one of her best acclaimed messages. It reads, “Not all of us can do abundant things. But we can do baby things with abundant love.”

“Not all of us can do abundant things. But we can do baby things with abundant love.” - MT

Honoured by Catholic Church as Saint Teresa of Calcutta, she was accepted for her affectionate adulation for the poor and assignment to advice them. She was built-in as Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu on August 26, 1910, in Skopje, now the basal of Macedonia, she committed her activity to God back she was alone 12. In 1928, she confused to Ireland and a year later, to India.

She accustomed in Calcutta and began teaching at St Mary's School for girls. According to the Mother Teresa of Calcutta centre, she larboard the teaching job and began alive with the poor in 1948. She accustomed a allotment of her basal medical training in Patna and after accustomed the Missionaries of Charity, which served abounding poor and destitute, including leprosy, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS patients.

She won assorted awards and honours for her work, including the Ramon Magsaysay Peace Award-winning in 1962, Nobel Peace Award-winning in 1979 and the Bharat Ratna in 1980. Awarding the prize,

, “In Mother Teresa's case, this basal aesthetics of activity is durably abiding in her Christian faith.”

On September 5, 1997, she died and was accorded a accompaniment burial by the Indian government for her account to the poor, irrespective of degree and creed. Despite some controversies, Mother Teresa was admired globally for her accommodating work.

On September 4, 2016, Mother Teresa was animated to sainthood by Pope Francis at a commemoration at the Vatican.

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