Gurdjieff, a Master in Life

Gurdjieff, a Master in Life

Tcheslaw Tchekhovich

In January 1920, Tcheslaw Tchekhovitch, twenty years of age, was once a part of the Polish contingent of the Tsar's military in retreat to Constantinople. whereas haunted through thoughts of the atrocities of the Bolshevik revolution, he had an odd instinct that there exists one other lifestyles, a existence packed with which means. Seeing a poster saying lectures by way of P.D. Ouspensky titled "The historical knowledge of the East printed via a brand new present in Western thought", he made up our minds to wait. This touch ended in Tchekhovitch's providential assembly with G.I. Gurdjieff, the fellow who could turn into his instructor and religious master.

Gurdjieff: A grasp in lifestyles chronicles 28 years of severe interplay among grasp and scholar, and sheds clean gentle at the equipment Gurdjieff used to open his students to an internal reality

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