J.P. Meneses crossed India to buy a God. He bartered prices with merchants from several cities. He now lives in New York, where he is Visiting Scholar of the Center for Religion and the Media of New York University (NYU). From there he has created the Religion Portable.

He is currently creating the church of portable religion. His creative proposal is to make a church, and from there develop a book. The reverse path to so many other religions, which have raised churches from books.