Gnosis: Study and Commentaries on the Esoteric Tradition of Eastern Orthodoxy, Volume 1: Exoteric Cycle

Gnosis: Study and Commentaries on the Esoteric Tradition of Eastern Orthodoxy, Volume 1: Exoteric Cycle

Boris Mouravieff


Boris Mouravieff used to be an enigmatic `third man`, identified to Gurdjieff and Ouspensky, who came across and realized to coaching what he truly believed to be the whole method of which in simple terms `fragments` were formerly released in Ouspensky`s looking for the excellent. in this foundation, he shaped the `Centre d`Etudes chretiennes esoteriques` in Geneva -- now closed. lots of his discoveries are defined in his publication Gnosis, which incorporates in its 3 volumes the basic elements of that Christian esoteric instructing published by way of Ouspensky in fragmentary shape. This Gnosis isn't a contemporary assertion of the second one century texts often called `Gnosticism`, yet a formerly unpublished old Christian wisdom culture. Boris Mouravieff taught japanese Esotericism at Geneva college for a few years, and Gnosis is the results of his educating. First released in French in 1961, the 3 volumes of Mouravieff`s Gnosis have for the reason that been translated into Greek, and an Arabic textual content is in practise. Now -- after seven years of labor -- the interpretation of the 1st quantity into English is obtainable, quantity II is already translated and should be released in years, and paintings has ultimately all started on quantity III. Translated from the French by means of S. A. Wissa. English textual content edited and revised by means of Robin Amis.

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