Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 December 2017

348 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190615093

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Possessed by the Virgin

Hinduism, Roman Catholicism, and Marian Possession in South India

Kristin C. Bloomer

  • The first book to describe and examine Marian possession in south India
  • Rethinks Indian Catholicism as a phenomenon in its own right
  • Considers the role of religion in the healing and care of mind and body