A Critique: An Imperceptible & Mystifying Unity Binding Placebo, Religion & Spirituality

  • Dr. Dalip Khetarpal
Keywords: Placebo, mental treatment, biological and psychological treatment, perception cures, medicine and treatment


In this paper, the scholar talks about how placebo influences the mind of the people. The author argues both the sides such as how placebo is though not a real medicine, it cures people. It is an effective method to cure an ailing person from both biological and psychological perspetcives.


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Author Biography

Dr. Dalip Khetarpal

Dr. Dalip Khetarpal retired from the post of Deputy Registrar and Joint Director at the Directorate of Technical Education, Haryana, Chandigarh. He worked in various capacities as Lecturer, Senior Lecturer and HOD (English) in various academic institutes in Haryana and Delhi. He worked as a Lecturer in English at Manchanda Delhi Public College, Delhi.

Dr. Dalip has also started a new genre in the field of poetry, which he would like to call ‘psycho-psychic flints’.


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How to Cite
Khetarpal, D. D. “A Critique: An Imperceptible & Mystifying Unity Binding Placebo, Religion & Spirituality”. Contemporary Literary Review India, Vol. 8, no. 1, Feb. 2021, pp. 65-85, https://literaryjournal.in/index.php/clri/article/view/782.
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