Former California megachurch pastor and bestselling author Francis Chan—who has moved to Asia to serve the poor—has revealed how his view of “true” faith was turned upside down by Gospel for Asia (GFA) founder and mission pioneer Dr. K.P. Yohannan.
The devadasi lifestyle is outlawed in India, but the practice remains in pockets of the country. Devadasis are temple prostitutes dedicated to a particular god or goddess. They perform sexual favors, and much of the money they earn goes to the temple as a religious offering.