Christine Mehta

Archive for March, 2012

From Delhi to Assam: Am I in India Anymore?

Hinduism is the dominant religion in India, although of course it is the most religiously diverse country in the world, it’s still a Hindi-majority country. The Northeast is less Hindu, but the Hinduism that does exist here departs from mainstream practice in the mysticism, folklore and even black magic that is still subscribed to hearkening back to Hinduism’s roots in paganism and animism.