Meet Harold Klemp
Harold Klemp is the spiritual leader of Eckankar today. He was raised on a Wisconsin farm and attended divinity school. In the 1960s, he found the teachings of Eckankar. In 1981, after years of spiritual training, Harold Klemp became the Mahanta, the Living ECK Master.
Eckankar always has a living Master, who is given respect but not worship. Like a master craftsman, he helps spiritual apprentices gain experience in the Light and Sound. This leads to spiritual self-confidence and freedom.
Harold Klemp speaks to thousands of seekers at ECK Seminars around the world each year. Well over a hundred audio and video recordings of his public talks are available. Author of more than sixty books, he continues to write, including many articles and spiritual-study discourses. Harold Klemp's inspiring and practical approach to spirituality helps thousands of people find greater freedom, wisdom, and love. His teachings uplift and help them recognize their own experiences in the Light and Sound of God.
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