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India: God's Own Country | Channel 4 Unreported World | Season 16 Episode 2 2008 - 20 min.

Director: Eamonn Matthews

The popular South Indian tourist destination Kerala sells itself as 'God's own country'. It's home to hundreds of ashrams - spiritual retreats where thousands of pilgrims from India, Britain and the rest of the world seek salvation through a growing number of gurus. But, as this week's Unreported World reveals, Kerala's 3,000 "godmen" are facing allegations of varying degrees of seriousness ranging from fraud to physical and sexual abuse.