Theosophical Society in America

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Denominational Profile

Notes

The Theosophical Society in America is the American Branch of the international Theosophical Society headquarted in Adyar, Madras, India. It was founded in 1875 by Helena Petrovana Blavatsky, Col. Henry S. Olcott, William Q. Judge, and others.

Membership Data

Year Clergy Churches Members
1935 - - 5,900
1937 - - 5,900

Data were taken from the National Council of Churches' Historic Archive CD and recent editions of the Yearbook of American and Canadian Churches. Denomination descriptions provided by Dr. J. Gordon Melton, Director, Institute for the Study of American Religion (ISAR). [More information on data sources]