Tag Archives: Gurdjieff

Returning Home


The practice allow us to “return home”, namely to tune in with something gentle and stable in ourselves. It allows us to experience a space inside of us, a space in which we literally feel good.Often when we begin with … Continue reading

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The Strength


The strength that’s inside of us, is made by courage, determination and resistance. There are moments in life when we need strength, power of for “a right action”, namely the activation of a tank of latent energy we have inside … Continue reading

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Beyond the appearances…while I am observing those persons


Maybe, we should have to take a look to what lies beyond the appearances. It’s there that we should learn to look. We are often, very often, stuck in a series of conditioning is that deny us to see, really … Continue reading

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The Path of Awakening According to Gustav Meyrink


The beginning is what man lacks. It is not that it is difficult for him to find it. It is precisely the preconceived idea of having to find it that becomes a stumbling block Life is generous; at every instant … Continue reading

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Freedom: Is the sky the limit?


It has been a while since the last post on this Blog. As a guide, it is not a simple thing to draw a map which follows a path that leads to true freedom in ourselves All ancient traditions have … Continue reading

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The Principles of Magic #3: The Practice


Life itself, and a little bit of what people usually call Karma, forced me to learn to become a good listener and, above all, a great observer, which gave me the possibility to develop and improve my understanding, and which … Continue reading

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The “Principles of Magic”#2 – The levels and focal points of Magic


Since I wrote the first part of the “Principles of Magic” five months ago,  I had received dozens of emails with questions about various aspects of this topic. I had answered some of these emails, but due to some personal … Continue reading

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The “Principles of Magic” #1: An Introduction and The Principle of Discipline


After having posted some essays about Giordano Bruno and the Art of Memory, many people had asked for additional elucidation on Magic. What is it?  What do I intend as Magic?  Where did I learn such things?  There were many … Continue reading

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Gurdjieff’s “Human Factory”#3: The “The Second Conscious Shock”


And, finally, we come to the third phase of the process which shows what happens when a conscious shock is given in the right way and right time. In the path of the octave-impressions, the first interval happens in the … Continue reading

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Gurdjieff’s “Human Factory”#2: The First Conscious Shock”


Let us take a look at the “human machine” such as a three-storied factory – head, chest, and lower part of the body. The food enters from the “top floor” (head) and passes to the lower floors as Hydrogen 768 … Continue reading

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