Founded: In 1965, by Paul Twitchel (b. approx 1910- d. 1971)
Current Organization: Headed by Sri Harold Klemp, Eckankar can be found in some 100 countries.
Description: Eckankar describes itself as the "religion of the Light and Sound of God". It embraces a number of Eastern, esoteric ideas such as Astral travel.
Official Website: http://www.eckankar.org/
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