Mañjunātha possession, south India

mangalorekola-081-snapshot

Mañjunātha possession, south India

Video Links:

          3GP (video/quicktime)

          AVI (video)

Title Mañjunātha possession
Subject Spiritual possession; Religious dance; Hinduism and culture
Description Dancer undergoing a possession ritual in Mangalore (Mangaluru), Karnataka, India. He is said to by possessed by Śri Mañjunātha, an incarnation of the Hindu god Śiva (Shiva).
Creator Jaya Reddy
Contributors Digitized by Jimi Wilson
Date 2009-1-18
Type Moving Image
Format video/3gpp; Extent: 2.13 MB, 00:33 minutes

video/AVI; Extent: 61 MB, 00:33 minutes

Identifier JW0316-00011
Source Collection of Jaya Reddy
Rights This item is copyright © 2009 Jaya Reddy. Reuse with permission only: jrjreddy@gmail.com