Tag: G. I. Gurdjieff

G. I. Gurdjieff



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Georges Ivanovich Gurdjieff, Georgiy Ivanovich Gyurdzhiev
Function: 
Master
Traditions: 
Fourth Way, Sufism, Christianity, Eastern
Main Countries of Activity: 
Russia, France
Date of Birth: 
January 13, 1866
Place of Birth: 
Alexandropol (now Gyumri), Armenia
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
October 29, 1949


Robert Earl Burton



Fast Facts
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Function: 
Guru
Traditions: 
Fellowship of Friends, Fourth Way, Self Remembering
Main Countries of Activity: 
USA
Date of Birth: 
1939
Place of Birth: 
Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
Yes
Other Related Gurus: 
Alex Horn, Sharon Gans, Jim and Carolyn Kuziak, James Randazzo


P. D. Ouspensky



Fast Facts
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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Peter D. Ouspensky, Pyotr Demianovich Ouspenskii, Pyotr Demianovich Uspenskii, Uspensky, Пётр Демья́нович Успе́нский
Function: 
Writer
Traditions: 
Fourth Way
Main Countries of Activity: 
Russia
Date of Birth: 
March 4, 1878
Place of Birth: 
Moscow, Russia
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
October 2, 1947
Ancestor Gurus: 


Swami Rudrananda (Rudi)



Fast Facts
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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Birthname: Albert Rudolph, Rudi
Function: 
Spiritual Teacher
Traditions: 
Kundalini Yoga, Shaktipat, Sidha Yoga, Dashanami Sampradaya (Sarasvati branch)
Main Countries of Activity: 
USA
Date of Birth: 
January 24, 1928
Place of Birth: 
Brooklyn, NYC, NY, USA
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
February 21, 1973
Descendant Gurus: 
Other Related Gurus: 
Pak Subuh, Shankaracharya of Puri


Maurice Nicoll



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Function: 
Researcher
Traditions: 
Fourth Way
Main Countries of Activity: 
England
Date of Birth: 
July/19/1884
Place of Birth: 
Kelso, Scotland
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
August 30, 1953


Dennis Lewis



Fast Facts
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Function: 
Writer
Traditions: 
Taoism, Advaita, Gurdjieff
Main Countries of Activity: 
USA
Date of Birth: 
1940
Place of Birth: 
Milwaukee, USA
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
Yes
Other Related Gurus: 
Mantak Chia, Lord John Pentland, Jean Klein


Is Gurdjieff practical?

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With all the Gurdjieff groups, I have never encountered someone that these groups led him to inner development.



Look for the mental representation of yourself

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When you observe the world, you observe in parallel a mental representation of yourself.



The fourth way

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Attached is the pdf of the book



Analogy of the Horse and Carriage — G. I. Gurdjieff

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A man as a whole with all his separately concentrated and functioning localizations, that is to say his formed and independently educated "personalities," is almost exactly comparable to that organiza