Sunita Kumar

Sunita Kumar was a close associate and friend ofMother Teresa’s for over thirty years. Educated inconvents in Lahore, Delhi and Kolkata, she worked with Mother Teresa from 1965 until her death,initially as the link between the Missionaries ofCharity and the Co-Workers and latterly as the spokes woman for the Order. She is still closely associated with the Missionaries of Charity. A Hindu,she is married to Naresh Kumar, a former Davis Cuptennis player and captain, and has three childrenand nine grandchildren. A well-known painter, she has held several exhibitions in Florence, London and India. Her paintings potray the very essence of blessed Teresa’s life and mission. Sunita has been a fashion consultant with the famous house Herm.