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Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Mexico's Mysterious Saint of Death

Spoken of in only whispers, iconic symbols etched in flesh, strange rituals, or hidden in secretive locations it is Santa Muerte. Superstition run amuck, gothic devotion to and fear of death, just what is behind this strange devotion and where is it leading? Uncovering the truth of the history and meaning of the mysterious Mexican saint of death, adopted by drug cartels and assassins alike, Kail illuminates one the puzzles of modern times. and available at

1 comment:

  1. Can't wait to buy this book and read it. I am sure it is well-written and very informative. I love La Santa Muerte and would love to learn more about her devotion in Mexico.