REVENGE IS A DISH BEST SERVED COLD.THE SPIRITS DID NOT FORGET. VENGEANCE HAS BEEN LONG DUE. Dressed in ornate headgears and colourful intricate make-up, the
Theyyam performers take centre-stage in the sleepy district of Kannur in
Kerala. As the performers leap in the air and perform an aggressive dance, they
enter a state of trance and turn into ‘gods’. The onlookers look transfixed. It
is an experience so fantastic that Maria could not have asked for more. On a trip to India to do a thesis on Theyyam, a ritual form of
spirit worship, the research scholar from the United States forges an intimate
bond with Krish, w...