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She founded an orphanage to rescue girls form a life of prostitution in hindu temples. Amy was born december 16, 1867, and was raised in a devout christian home in the village of millisle on the north coast of ireland. She was known for her christian poetryhundreds of poems, much of which were written to honor and edify the children of india. Over the 50 years she spent in india, amy carmichael took in hundreds of unwanted children.
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