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Gurdjieff, Tsabropoulos: Chants, Hymns and Dances

Philosopher, seeker after the truth, reconciler of science and religion, teacher, guru to artists, writers and musicians, Gurdjieff was an enigmatic figure; even his birthdate is uncertain: 1866 or 1877. He taught movements “to alter or heighten consciousness” at his… Continue reading

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G.I. Gurdjieff in the monastery – Meetings with Remarkable Men

Excerpt from Meetings with Remarkable Men (directed by Peter Brook, 1979). Meetings with Remarkable Men is a 1979 British film based on the book of the same name by Russian mystic, G. I. Gurdjieff, first published in English in 1963.… Continue reading

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G.I. Gurdjieff

Without self knowledge, without understanding the working and functions of his machine, man cannot be free, he cannot govern himself and he will always remain a slave.

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In Search of the Miraculous

A film directed by Zivko Nicolic, script adaptation by Milan Peters based on the 1949 book by p.d.ouspensky. sidney:fairway films in association with Znak productions Belgrade, 1998, 42 min. black & white. thoughtfully telescopes Ouspensky’s book and glimpses of the… Continue reading

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