The Waking Dreams
- Hi all,
In the mid-eighties, I started having the "waking dreams"
experiences Klemp was so extensively talking about. I found that these
"waking dreams" weren't literal prophecies as most Eckists
believe, but they taught me a great deal about the fluidity of the
Although it's Karl C. Jung who came up with the concept of
synchronicity in the previous century, the "waking dreams" teachings
brought it to a new level of understanding. I always thought it was
Klemp's contribution to Eckankar.
It was until this morning. I woke up remembering a popular series of
talks on "waking dreams" David Rivinus gave at Eck seminars in the
early eighties. I didn't pay much attention to the concept of "waking
dreams" at the time and I quickly forgot David Rivinus.
I now realize that Klemp borrowed the concept from David Rivinus and
made a central element of his teachings.
Since Klemp is a fan of the interconnectedness of everything, let's
take a look at his spiritual name in the light of his teachings. It
tells a great deal about the destination where he brings the people he
claims to awaken spiritually: