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Sister Jesme, born , is an academic from Kerala, India. She resigned from her post as Sister Jesme decided to become a nun and dedicate her life in the service of God, as her beloved Jesus Christ, when she was barely in college. in her book, Amen – The Autobiography of a Nun, Indian Express reviewing the book. 14 Nov Sister Jesme on why she wrote that controversial book Amen. The English version Amen: The Autobiography of a Nun, published by. On 31 August , Sister Jesme left the Congregation of Mother of Carmel. The authorities repeated attempts to have her declared insane, she says, left her no.

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Amen: The autobiography of a nun

She comes across as any other girl who loves literature, poetry, arranging cultural activities and watching movies. She comes across as any other girl who loves literature, poetry, arranging cultural activities and watching movies. Turning water into whine Blame me for expecting something explosive. You have corruption, sexual liaisons, petty jealousies, politics that will put our parliamentarians to shame, mind gamesrampant sexism, racism and good old simple hate. An OTP has been sent to your email address.


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Sister Jesme – Wikipedia

Sanyasa is not for everyone. But the book reveals that they too are ordinary humans like us. They perceived her as a threat.

So, you have no chance of knowing whether a particular event happened during her 30th year of 40th year. This Indian woman wrote about her time in the convent and gives some shocking autobiographt, including being sexually assaulted by a priest and coerced into a lesbian affair.

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Get to Know Us. I do not doubt her attempt to be open and honest about her experiences but I do certainly feel that the accounts are biased.

Mary’s College in TrichurKerala in She too gets angry when met with injustice at her place of work. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. But these joys were clouded by the troubles she faced. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. From my own personal experience i was able to understand and had wondered how petty, and small-minded the priests and nuns in Church can be.

After some years, when she becomes the principle of a college, they try to remove her from the post by falsely accusing her of wrong ajen. The cover carries a photograph of my body, across which are plastered my references to sex in the book, taken out of context.


Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. She’s so everything that she actually deserves autogiography YoSrJesmeSo set of jokes. It would be very difficult to ignore them. Look up sister jesme in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. SC seeks reply from UP govt on plea demanding probe into encounter killings.

This book is one more embarrassment to the Catholic Church in Kerala along with the string of incidents that splashed on South Hun newspapers recently. To see what kesme friends thought of this book, please sign up. Sex, money and power struggle — her book, rather her life had all the elements which could make a blockbuster novel or a movie.

Books by Sister Jesme. A rather courageous book about wrong-doings in a convent. But I somehow am not able to bring myself to blindly believe her version of all the events in this book. In fact they encouraged her to co-operate for their peace of mind.