VIDEO: Concerns mount as video, photos, emerge of bloody ritual led by Tongan cult leader who now claims she is God

'Oku 'i lalo ha vitiō 'i he talanoa'ni. 'I ai e hoha'a 'a ha tokolahi he mitia fakasōsiale' ki he tu'unga kuo a'u ki ai e kau lotu natula kehe 'a e fefine ko 'Esita Smith kuo' ne tala ko e 'Otua' ia'.

The followers of a Tongan preacher who claims she is God have been filmed weeping in agony after apparently injuring themselves at her instigation. A video, which has been shared on social media, shows them dropping on their knees on to a flat, solid object and injuring their knees. There has been a public outcry…


There’s More To This Article


But you don’t have full access to read it. Subscribe now to unlock it and more…


See Offers
Already have an account?
Sign in