Eckhart Tolle Biography
(Spiritual Teacher and Self-Help Author Known for His Works ‘The Power of Now’ and ‘A New Earth’)
Birthday: February 16, 1948 (Aquarius)
Born In: Lünen, Germany
Eckhart Tolle is a well-known spiritual leader, and author. He is best known for his first book titled, ‘The Power of Now.’ Tolle has authored several other books, including ‘A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose,’ and ‘Guardians of Being.’ Tolle had a troubled early life, and felt alienated from the society. After going through a short phase of depression, Tolle underwent an inner transformation. He attained spiritual transformation and peace of mind, which has stayed with him throughout his later life. He has worked as a counselor and a spiritual guide. Tolle does not practice any specific religion. He has been influenced by the teachings of Buddhism, Hinduism, and Christianity. Tolle’s teachings have been praised by the celebrated talk show host Oprah Winfrey. He is an excellent speaker too, and has conducted several webinars, with Winfrey. Tolle was named as one among the ‘Super Soul 100,’ a list of influential leaders compiled by Winfrey. Eckhart Tolle currently resides in Vancouver. He devotes his entire time to helping his fellowmen attain spiritual awareness.