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Boys home established

1918

The Dohnavur Fellowship added a home for boys, usually the babies of rescued temple prostitutes, in 1918.

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Person

Amy Carmichael

Amy Beatrice Carmichael was a Protestant Christian missionary in India, who opened an orphanage and founded a mission in Dohnavur. She served in India for 55 years without furlough and wrote many books about the missionary work there.

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