Here is an audio clip from the upcoming episode of Generation Cult in which Lalita discusses the atmosphere of her childhood in the Science of Identity Foundation. Download the entire episode on Friday, Nov. 9 wherever you get your podcasts!
Lalita was raised in a group that developed in the 1970s called the Science of Identity Foundation. The mysterious organization, which has similarities to the Hare Krishna movement, made Lalita and her childhood friends feel special, like they were growing up in a secret society. But as a teenager, Lalita became depressed. She thought … More Coming Up on Generation Cult’s Final Episode of the Season. ….
Hey, we’re back again! A new episode is now available on Stitcher, iTunes, SoundCloud and Spotify. This one shares the knowledge and work of Dr. Janja Lalich, an author and educator who has a new book out about children raised in cults called “Escaping Utopia: Growing Up in a Cult, Getting Out and Starting Over.” Click … More Listen to Ep. 8: Escaping Utopia; A Conversation with Janja Lalich
Surprise! We have another episode that’ll be ready on Friday! Generation Cult was lucky enough to get a visit from researcher, educator and author Janja Lalich. She chatted with us about a number of topics including her new book “Escaping Utopia: Growing Up in a Cult, Getting Out and Starting Over.” Here is a sound clip … More Another New Episode This Week! Here’s a Sound Clip of What’s to Come
Welcome back! We are focusing on the story of one women who grew up in a Transcendental Meditation community during the reign of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. Gina, the focus of this episode, talks about being a child in the group and then becoming mother of three who had to struggle once she left. Download Ep. … More The Next Show is Now Live
Can’t wait for the next episode of Generation Cult to air on Friday? Get a taste of what’s to come with this audio sample from the show. And then listen to the full episode later this week on iTunes, SoundCloud, Google Play, Stitcher and Spotify. Subscribe to the podcast to download new episodes immediately once … More Sound Clip from Upcoming Ep. 7: The Age of Enlightenment
Gina’s parents joined Transcendental Meditation before the famed rock band The Beatles got involved. She moved all over the world, enrolling herself in various public schools and spending significant time caring for herself and other children as her parents followed the Maharishi. Gina had a relationship as a minor with a much-older man, who she … More New Episode on Friday, Oct. 19!