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Going to Mokama was exciting, but there was fear too: The Hindu

(This article first appeared in The Hindu on September 23, 2022)

  • Jyoti Thottam’s book,  Sisters of Mokama: The Pioneering Women who Brought Hope and Healing to India, is more than just the extraordinary story of six nuns, belonging to the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Nelson County Kentucky, who travelled by ship and railway in 1947 at a fraught time to set up Nazareth Hospital in the little-known town of Mokama in Bihar…

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