Gurdjieff


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Gurdjieff

Georgei Ivanovitch . ?1877-- 1949, Russian mystic: founded a teaching centre in Paris (1922)
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Gurdjieff (1866-1949) are still being studied by an ever-growing number of people worldwide.
Gurdjieff, a philosopher of Russian/Armenian descent who had the remarkable gift of remembering music he had heard during his travels in Asia and the Middle East: Armenian songs, Hindu melodies, Kurdish melodies, an Orthodox Hymn, Sayyid dances, and others.
While in self-exile in London, Shepard connected with another Gurdjieff disciple, Peter Brook, who would also become an important influence.
Peter Brook, Meetings with Remarkable Men: Gurdjieff's Search for Hidden Knowledge, 1979, 35 mm, color, sound, 108 minutes.
Some days ago in the more eastward city of Essentuki, Gurdjieff announced he was going to Persia--which will one day recede from Western collective memory until it comes to sound less like historical geography and more like quixotic abstract-and a subset of his thirty-some students decided they would accompany him.
Casas escribe que el autor de los Cuatro cuartetos "hizo mucha pseudofilosofia escrita en verso, que solo de vez en cuando se escapa del control del poeta para dar fuera del blanco y ser poesia", dicterio muy interesante viniendo de quien admira a Castaneda y a Gurdjieff, quienes muy probablemente entrarian como VIP en el palco de la pseudofilosofia, antes que el anglocatolico.
(16)Jean Toomer also attended Ridge's parties, and later founded theHarlem Gurdjieff reading group, which minutely recorded not only theirdiscussion, but also the effect of each participant.
Gurdjieff and music: the Gurdjieff/de Hartmann piano music and its esoteric significance.
(27) After 1923, Toomer detached himself from all of the literary circles that he had frequented (both in New York and in Washington, D.C.) to pursue a life of writing devoted to the teachings of George Ivanovich Gurdjieff. By the time Toomer was being celebrated by the Harlem Renaissance for Cane in 1924, he was already gone from the literary scene, on his way to France to study Gurdjieff's teachings.
Un ejemplo mas de ello es la notable influencia en la poblacion estudiada de autores formados en Norteamerica o Europa, especialmente la del estadounidense Carlos Castaneda (1996), pero tambien de otros antes o despues de el, como George Gurdjieff, Allan Kardec, o Deepak Chopra o Eckhart Tolle.
The Holland Festival's evolution continues through June 27, with more performers from Turkey and its neighbors: "From Byzantium to ystanbul" with composer Selim Doy-ru and singers Dilek TE-rkan and Vassiliki Papagiorgiu; "Armenia: Orient and Occident" with the Gurdjieff Folk Ensemble on June 7; "Resonating Universes" with electronic composer Erdem Helvacyoy-lu, harpist E[currency]irin Pancaroy-lu and singer Bora Uymaz on June 10; "A Night Under Eastern Skies" with Mercan Dede, Niyaz and Al-Kindi on June 12; and Turkish band Mor ve Eutesi and singer E[currency]ebnem Ferah on June 13.
Ouspensky, a famous Russian mathematician and mystic who was a long-time disciple of Gurdjieff, described his experience with cosmic consciousness in his book, A New Model of the Universe.