Damanhur Inside Out

Former Damanhurians on the outside talk about life on the inside

Damanhur on Facebook

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Damanhur is using the naivety of its guests to create new promotional channels via Facebook.

Their new target is Scandinavia and both of the current Damanhur groups on Facebook have been created by Scandinavians with no or little experience of life in the Community. They are busy encouraging their own nationals to visit Damanhur and are promoting its activities and events through these groups.

Various people have tried to intervene in both Damanhur groups by posting warnings of various kinds and more recently with links to this site. The creators of the Danish group have decided to censor all contributions questioning the nature of Damanhur on the grounds that it is ’off topic’ and not good ‘netiquette’, preferring to concentrate on their promotional activities. They are unwittingly (we hope) encouraging young people to visit the Community and take the first step in the recruitment process.

From the comments posted it is obvious that the site creators are being guided by the Damanhur PR and marketing office and have been advised to ‘clean up’ the site as soon as critical posts appear.

OK, they have created the groups… just so long as we are all clear about what is happening…

Facebook: anti-damanhur group Meanwhile the group, ‘club anti-damanhur’ created by Italians who live in the area around Damanhur welcomes posts from  people with different points of view in a spirit of open debate.

Here is a post from Facebook member Luca Santo addressed to the Danish group which has found a safe haven on the anti-damanhur group site.

DIO Editor

If you are searching for reliable information on Damanhur in English

visit: http://www.damanhurinsideout.wordpress.com

There you will find a selection of key posts by former Damanhurians translated from Italian into English. The posts are from the community forum site of http://www.focus.it – ‘Noi e le sette’ and the Damanhur forum of http://www.cesap.net.

English speakers are now being targeted by Damanhur’s marketing teams because Italian forums have alerted their nationals to the dangers of being involved with this group.

Help us to spread the word in English by posting links to the ‘Damanhur inside out’ site wherever you can.

This information can save lives.

Thank you

Hi Everyone

Just a quick update. I posted the above message in the Damanhur Denmark group on Facebook in the hope of reaching a few people with the truth that the ex-Damanhurians have revealed to us here in Italy.
The reaction has been to throw me out of the group and ban me from posting there. The creators of that group must have more interest in making money out of the Danish by running trips to Damanhur and hosting Damanhur seminars than they have in hearing about what really goes on inside the Community.
In the end what can you do…the information is out there to help people…if they don’t want to read it…

As Seth Godin said:

“People don’t believe what you tell them
They rarely believe what you show them
They often believe what their friends tell them
They always believe what they tell themselves.”



Posted to the Facebook group ‘club anti-damanhur’ Discussion board – 07/07/2009 1:03 pm

Written by damanhurinsideout

July 9, 2009 at 9:36 am

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  1. Thank you, you brave souls who founded this website to inform and warn ‘cult suckers’, for want of a better name. I sympathise with you for having to undergo such terrible experiences with Damanhur before your eyes were opened. But at least, you had the courage to admit that you had been lied to, and leave and begin all over again.

    sophia Ithothe

    December 10, 2009 at 7:19 pm

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    Franco Da Prato

    March 27, 2013 at 6:01 pm

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