Library of Congress

Authorities & Vocabularies

The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service > LC Name Authority File (LCNAF)

From Library of Congress Name Authority File


Tolle, Eckhart, 1948-


  • [Eckhart Tolle born Ulrich Leonard Tölle on February 16, 1948) is a German-born resident of Canada best known as the author of The Power of Now and A New Earth: Awakening to your Life's Purpose. In 2008, a New York Times writer called Tolle "the most popular spiritual author in the United States". In 2011, he was listed by Watkins Review as the most spiritually influential person in the world. Tolle is not identified with any particular religion, but he has been influenced by a wide range of spiritual works.] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eckhart_Tolle
  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Ulrich Leonard
  • Variants

    • Tölle, Ulrich Leonard, 1948-
    • טול, אקהארט, 1948-
  • Additional Information

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: The power of now, 1999:CIP t.p. (Eckhart Tolle) data sheet (b. 1948)
    • found: Wikipedia, February 26, 2018(name: Eckhart Tolle; birth name: Ulrich Leonard Tölle; birth place: Lünen, Allied-occupied Germany, Germany; occupation: Writer, public speaker; language: English, German, Spanish; genre: Spirituality, psychology, Metaphysics (supernatural), metaphysics; notableworks: The Power of Now (1997) ; A New Earth (2005); influences: Tao Te Ching, Heraclitus, Parmenides, Bible, Epictetus, Marcus Aurelius, Rumi, Thomas à Kempis, Meister Eckhart, Hafez, Hafiz, Rinzai Gigen, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Jiddu Krishnamurti, Ramana Maharshi; website: {{URL, http://eckharttolle.com}}) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eckhart_Tolle
    • found: Stillness speaks, 2003:title page (Eckhart Tolle)
  • General Notes

    • [Eckhart Tolle born Ulrich Leonard Tölle on February 16, 1948) is a German-born resident of Canada best known as the author of The Power of Now and A New Earth: Awakening to your Life's Purpose. In 2008, a New York Times writer called Tolle "the most popular spiritual author in the United States". In 2011, he was listed by Watkins Review as the most spiritually influential person in the world. Tolle is not identified with any particular religion, but he has been influenced by a wide range of spiritual works.] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eckhart_Tolle
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
    • [Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1999-07-29: new
    • 2018-02-27: revised
  • Alternate Formats