The Cult Leader Who Claims to Be Leonardo da Vinci | False Gods
Serge Benhayon leads a group called Universal Medicine that an Australian court found it was true to call a "socially harmful cult". Despite this, it continues to attract followers around the world.
Cult Leader, Abuser or Goddess? Meet 'Mother God' | False Gods
Amy Carlson leads a group called Love Has Won. While her followers believe she is a divine being, others accuse her of leading a cult.
Finding Salvation with an Online Cult
Vice's Charlet Duboc goes to LA to meet Unicole Unicron, a self-described pop-spiritual cult leader and founder of the religion Unicult
We Went To A Conscious Ketamine Ceremony
Can ketamine be spiritual? Shaft Uddin, of previous Unicorn Cult and Tantra Guru fame takes us through his bespoke Conscious Ketamine ritual.
Hunting Natural Highs in the Mountains of Japan
VICE’s Fernando Perez traveled to Japan to immerse himself in Shugendo, an ancient spiritual practice centered on finding peace through nature.
10 Questions You Always Wanted To Ask...
10 Questions You Always Wanted To Ask: Street Evangelist
From ”How was your life before Jesus?” to “What music does Jesus listen to?”, VICE asks 10 questions you’ve always wanted to ask a Street Evangelist.
Geological Sports, the GoatMan, and South African Photo-Therapy
From NYC to South Africa, we explore the best in art on Culture Beat.
The Young Girls Whose Feet Never Touch the Ground
Broadly heads to Nepal to witness the centuries-old tradition of worshipping Kumari, a living goddess manifested in the body of a young girl.
Meet the Vodou Priestess Summoning Healing Spirits in Post-Earthquake Haiti
Broadly travels to Haiti in search of healing with Manbo Katy, a Vodou priestess who summons the spirits to help heal her community after the 2010 earthquake.
The Chosen Ones
Dans l'étrange monde des enfants indigo
Si les indigo sont ces êtres uniques qui vont bientôt guider le monde pour certains, ils rendent sceptiques de nombreux autres.
Inside the Superhuman World of the Iceman
Almost everything Wim has done was previously thought to be impossible - but he’s not a freak of nature, anybody can do what he does. They just have to learn the method.
These girls claim to be able to confront the demons lurking inside traumatized people and draw them out using nothing more than a crucifix and a few choice words.