Problem

Theomania

Other Names:
Religious hysteria
Nature:
Theomania is excessive religious or devotional fervour; a person reaches a state of frenzy, as if seized by a deity. It often manifests in physical symptoms and unusual phenomena, such as convulsions, hysterical contortions of the limbs, immunity to pain, gifts of healing, apparent clairvoyance, and "speaking in tongues".
Broader Problems:
Hysteria
Related Problems:
Evangelism
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET