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He Turned My Sorrow Into Joy

written by Ingrid ten Hoopen, Mukti volunteer - 

“Ma….ma…! Pa...pa...!" Rutuja would call as she grabbed onto my arm with the plea of her heart and tears rolling down her…

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Unique in His Sight

Having only a 7th standard education, poor and struggling to make ends meet, Sakshi’s parents felt caught in a web from which they couldn’t free themselves. Their little daughter…

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Fearfully and Wonderfully Made

Writen by Mukti's caregiver - Shruti first came to Mukti Mission five years ago as a small 12 year-old girl with Down Syndrome. She comes from a kind family…

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From Turmoil to Peace

Stuti comes from a volatile background. Although her parents are Christians, their family life was not filled with love. Her father is a day labourer who seeks to provide…

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No Escape

“I want her safe”, said Pari’s mother when she came to Mukti to leave her daughter.  “I can not escape my lifestyle and work but I want Pari to…

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Anita And The Bathroom

Steam seemed to rise from the ground, fall from the sky and stick to me like an unwanted blanket. Summer afternoon heat in south-central India can be brutal. 

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A Treasure

by Mark Forman and Merita Scott -

Three-year-old Jitu was born into a life of poverty and sadness.

When he was only one month old, his mom…

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What Would It Be Like?

by Mark Forman and Merita Scott -

“Come, girls. It’s time to walk to the train station,” called out their mommy. This was the normal morning conversation for…

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Mukti recognized for their work in social justice

"Your tireless efforts to provide a Christ-centered home where destitute women and children irrespective of their background are accepted, cared for, and transformed and empowered to liberate them from…

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Mukti Wins Mother Teresa Award

Did you know that Mukti Mission (a home that we are involved with under our Women and Children area) just received the Mother Teresa Memorial Award for SocialJustice (on…

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A Chance To Love On Others

LIFE Team cares for Indian residents at Mukti

Global Aid Network (GAiN) sent their first LIFE Team to Mukti Mission in India.

Tony Vanderwal, retired dairy farmer,…

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A Legacy of Care

A mission in India meets direct needs for over 100 years

“This is the lake where many prostitutes have taken their own life,” says Timothy, a local Mukti…

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Mukti Canada Joins GAiN

Mukti was founded in 1889 in India, where it is known as Pandita Ramabai Mukti Mission, after its founder Pandita Ramabai and the Marathi word ‘mukti’ which means freedom,…