Karlfried von Durckheim
- Category : Occult-Fields-Parapsychology
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Split - Small (6,36,60)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Wishes 2
German diplomat, psychotherapist and Zen Master. A veteran of World War I, he was introduced to Zen Buddhism early in life. After obtaining a doctorate in psychology, he became an avid supporter of the Nazi Party. Following World War II he was imprisoned in Japan which transformed him spiritually. Upon returning to Germany he became a leading proponent of the Western esoteric spiritual tradition, synthesizing teachings from Christian Mysticism, Depth Psychology and Zen Buddhism.
He died 28 December 1988.