Graham Staines is an Australian missionary who wants to take much-needed medicine and the Gospel to India’s lepers — men and women who are shunned by their families and considered “untouchable” for the rest of their lives.

Some view him as a hero. Others, though, deem him an unwanted outsider.

India is a majority Hindu country where conversions to Christianity are unwelcome and potentially illegal. The citizens are proud of their customs and cultures.