08:16 GMT24 June 2021
Listen Live
    Asia & Pacific
    Get short URL

    Occult movie Constantine starring Hollywood A-lister Keanu Reeves may have inspired a superstitious Indian couple who made a desperate attempt to evict evil spirits.

    A disturbing video shows the moment an Indian man brutally whips his wife, who was reportedly told by an occultist that she was “possessed by evil spirits”.

    READ MORE: Italy's Education Ministry Offers Teachers Exorcism Courses

    The occultist allegedly advised the woman to do a lap around Mandapura, a small village in India’s Barmer, in order to have the demons exorcised.

    WARNING: The following video is graphic and may offend sensibilities.

    The husband decided to step in when his spouse slowed down to take a break from her exorcising walk and started whipping her with a belt until she fell on the ground.

    READ MORE: Vatican to Roll Out New Exorcism Course to Combat Demons

    According to the Daily Star, citing police, the man was angry that his wife was not following the occultist’s order.

    spirit, Demonic Possession, occultism, Occult, Exorcism, woman, wife, husband, man, Keanu Reeves, India
    Community standardsDiscussion