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Mother Teresa came to speak five languages fluently:her native AlbanianSerbo-CroatEnglishBengaliHindi.AnswerI am actually doing a report on her so I'll give you the answer to your question. She spoke Indian and English, because she was from Calcutta, India that explains the Indian now the English, that was the second language there. She would often learn that in school. If you want to see and hear her speak just go to www.youtube.com and type in Mother Teresa at the top and there she is. Hopefully my answer was useful! Mother Teresa was born in Albania.Five languages Mother Teresa can speak fluently. Her own language is Albanian after that English, Hindi, Bengali & Serbo.Croat are the languages she was fluent speaker of.



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Historical Importance of Mother Teresa: Mother Teresa founded the Missionaries of Charity, a Catholic order of nuns dedicated to helping the poor. Begun in Calcutta, India, the Missionaries of Charity grew to help the poor, the dying, orphans, lepers, and AIDS sufferers in over a hundred countries. Mother Teresa's selfless effort to help those in need has caused many to regard her as a model humanitarian.Dates: August 26, 1910 -- September 5, 1997Mother Teresa Also Known As: Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu (birth name), "the Saint of the Gutters"Helping the Sick, the Dying, the Orphaned, and the LepersThere were literally millions of people in need in India. Droughts, the caste system, India's independence, and partition all contributed to the masses of people that lived on the streets. India's government was trying, but they could not handle the overwhelming multitudes that needed help.While the hospitals were overflowing with patients that had a chance to survive, Mother Teresa opened a home for the dying, called Nirmal Hriday ("Place of the Immaculate Heart"), on August 22, 1952. Each day, nuns would walk through the streets and bring people who were dying to Nirmal Hriday, located in a building donated by the city of Kolkata. The nuns would bathe and feed these people and then place them in a cot. These people were given the opportunity to die with dignity, with the rituals of their faith.In 1955, the Missionaries of Charity opened their first children's home (Shishu Bhavan), which cared for orphans. These children were housed and fed and given medical aid. When possible, the children were adopted out. Those not adopted were given an education, learned a trade skill, and found marriages.In India's slums, huge numbers of people were infected with leprosy, a disease that can lead to major disfiguration. At the time, lepers (people infected with leprosy) were ostracized, often abandoned by their families. Because of the widespread fear of lepers, Mother Teresa struggled to find a way to help these neglected people. Mother Teresa eventually created a Leprosy Fund and a Leprosy Day to help educate the public about the disease and established a number of mobile leper clinics (the first opened in September 1957) to provide lepers with medicine and bandages near their homes. 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She said it was God's work and that she was just the tool used to facilitate it.ControversyWith international recognition also came critique. Some people complained that the houses for the sick and dying were not sanitary, that those treating the sick were not properly trained in medicine, that Mother Teresa was more interested in helping the dying go to God than in potentially helping cure them. Others claimed that she helped people just so she could convert them to Christianity.Mother Teresa also caused much controversy when she openly spoke against abortion and birth control. Others critiqued her because they believed that with her new celebrity status, she could have worked to end the poverty rather than soften its symptoms.Old and FrailDespite the controversy, Mother Teresa continued to be an advocate for those in need. 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No, she was always a Catholic.AnswerMother Teresa was never an atheist, but at times in her later life sometimes expressed doubts as to whether God existed. She knew she never experienced God, as she wrote in one publicly released letter: "Jesus has a very special love for you. [But] as for me, the silence and the emptiness is so great, that I look and do not see,-Listen and do not hear-the tongue moves [in prayer] but does not speak ... I want you to pray for me-that I let Him have [a] free hand."


It would be "hear hear," because the term can be used to call others to hear.


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A:No doubt Mother Teresa prayed every day, although she sometimes expressed doubt as to whether God really exists. She knew she never experienced God and hoped that others could fill this gap for her, as she wrote in one publicly released letter: "Jesus has a very special love for you. [But] as for me, the silence and the emptiness is so great, that I look and do not see,-Listen and do not hear-the tongue moves [in prayer] but does not speak ... I want you to pray for me-that I let Him have [a] free hand."


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