How do people start CULTS?

When I read how people start cults, its from cult members bombarding them with love and brainwashing and stuff. But how would they do it in the beginning with just the one cult leader? I wanna know because my friends aunt is joining this new religion this creep is starting and I wanna know if the way hes doing it... show more When I read how people start cults, its from cult members bombarding them with love and brainwashing and stuff. But how would they do it in the beginning with just the one cult leader? I wanna know because my friends aunt is joining this new religion this creep is starting and I wanna know if the way hes doing it is the way of the cult.
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