When Eckankar's leader, Harold Klemp,
talks about "the Mahanta" he's talking
about himself, but a younger looking
version right? Really, look at his official
picture provided on the Wisdom Notes
page of the EK Mystic World newsletter.
And, this is the official picture that is
to be displayed, according to the Guidelines,
in ECKankar Centers and at official EK
functions. This is the past (Causal Plane)
image that Eckists are to visualize on
the "Inner Planes" when seeking out the
But, don't all Eckists experience this
so-called Mahanta Consciousness
every now and then and more often
with more initiations and via imagination?
Why then does Klemp make it limited
to an individual (himself) and have it
directed towards a past (15 year old)
image of himself?
Klemp wants and needs to be all powerful.
He doesn't want to share and that's why
Higher Initiations are rarer to obtain...
especially the 8th! In reality there should
be 3 12th Initiates, 33 9ths, and 333 8ths!
There would be if there was any other
LEM than selfish and vain Klemp at the
HOWEVER, a Black Cloud lies over grumpy
old Harold's head and it becomes the Tough
Luck of his dreamy followers. BUT if these
same H.I.s permitted Soul to steer their
route their spiritual Journey and Destination
would be calmer and less delayed. This
is the painful Truth that Eckists don't
want to and can't hear. What would they
have without Eckankar... Soul and Spiritual/
Religious Freedom that's what!