The Most Terrifying Cults in History

12/13/2021

Aum Shinrikyo

Shoko Asahara


Children of God

David Brandt


Church of the Lamb of God

Ervil LeBaron


Heaven's Gate

Marshall Applewhite and Bonnie Nettles


Love Has Won

Amy Carlson


The Manson Family

Charles Manson


Movement for the Restoration of the Ten Commandments of God


NXIVM

Keith Raniere


Order of the Solar Temple

Joseph Di Mambro and Luc Jouret


The Peoples Temple

Jim Jones


Rajneeshpuram

Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh


School of Prophets

Ron Lafferty