Re: Story Time Continues For ECKists!
In the not too distant future our 'parable' may be retitled:
THE STORY OF THE RISE AND FALL OF ECKANKAR
--- In EckankarSurvivorsAnonymous@yahoogroups.com, "prometheus_973" <prometheus_973@...> wrote:
> Hello All,
> I thought I'd bring these comments back
> because it puts it all (PT's EK teachings)
> in a nutshell, and shows what Klemp is
> still feeding his squirrelly volunteer sales
> staff [followers].
> postekcon wrote:
> A PARABLE
> There once was a manufacturing company [eckankar]
> which produced a successful product [a spiritual path],
> well, successful enough to ensure company survival well
> into the future. One day there was a coup, and the company
> was taken over by new management [HK & team], even
> the board of trustees found themselves dismissed.
> The new management immediately began working on
> changing the intrinsic nature of the product [to that of
> a religion], so much so that many of its once faithful punters
> no longer made purchases. But the new management instead
> of recognizing that what it now had on its hands was an
> unsalable product, rather instead, pushed blame out to its
> sales teams [vahanas] for failing to bring home the bacon!
> p.s. [the comments in brackets were added by prometheus,
> for clarification... thanks for the parable postekcon!]