In India, people fear black magic curses from their enemies…and their “friends.”
Asavari Singh, Contributor
Asavari Singh is a writer and editor with master’s degrees in applied psychology and gender studies. She is interested in contemporary cultural movements, social psychology, and Indian history and politics. Her work has appeared in HuffPost India, Firstpost, News18, and The Indian Express, among others. She has commissioned and edited several Lonely Planet travel guides, and recently co-edited two books on gender violence in India. She is currently working on a historical nonfiction project. She lives in Gurgaon, India.
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