How do you pronounce Tolle?

Why did Eckhart Tolle change his name?

He changed his name to Eckhart in a homage to the German spiritual leader Meister Eckhart. He refused all forms of formal education between the ages of 13 and 22, preferring instead to pursue his own creative and philosophical interests.

How does Oprah pronounce Eckhart Tolle?

Eckhart Tolle (/ˈɛkɑːrt ˈtɒlə/ EK-art TOL-ə; German: [ˈɛkhaʁt ˈtɔlə]; born Ulrich Leonard Tölle, February 16, 1948) is a spiritual teacher and best-selling author. In 2016, Tolle was named in Oprah’s SuperSoul 100 list of visionaries and influential leaders.

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