Mother Teresa 160th Birthday: In her message on the occasion that also dealt with Mother Teresa's canonisation, Sister Prema, Superior General of the Missionaries of Charity said, "It will be a moment when gathered around Mother we shall have an experience of universal family of the children of the one Heavenly Father. The difference of caste, creed, colour, rich, poor will not prevent us from rejoicing together in the honour bestowed on Mother." An official Indian delegation headed by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will be going to Rome to witness the canonisation ceremony. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal too will be there.
A foreigner prays in front of Mother Teresa's statue on the occaasion of her 106th birth anniversary. (PTI)