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On this page you will find many texts on the teachings

of Gurdjieff and the Fourth Way.

For the moment we will only include some of the more famous volumes.

Soon we will expand it to include everything we can find on the market.


 

BOOKS WRITTEN BY 

GURDJIEFF AND HIS PUPILS

 

Beelzebub's Tales to his Grandson

by Gurdjieff

 

With the book Beelzebub's Tales to His Grandson, G. I. Gurdjieff intended to "destroy, mercilessly . . . beliefs and views about everything in the world.

"Beelzebub, a man of worldly (and other-worldly) wisdom, shares with his grandson some anecdotes, his personal philosophies, and the lessons learned during his own life.

The reader is given a detailed discussion of all physical, natural, and spiritual matters, from the creation of the cosmos to man's teleological purpose in the universe.

 

 

Life is Real only Then, when I am

by Gurdjieff

 

“Life is Real only Then, when I am” is the title of the third book in the Gurdjieff trilogy named “All and Everything”. This book contains teachings offered to his “community of searchers” who came from many countries to join him in Paris and New York.

It contains an autobiographical section regarding understanding the nature and intensity of the personal efforts required to work on oneself. 

 

 

Meetings with Remarkable Men

By Gurdjieff 

 

In this book we meet some remarkable men: Gurdieff’s father (a traditional bard), a Russian prince who dedicated himself to the search for the Truth, a Christian missionary who entered a World Brotherhood deep in Asia, and a woman who escaped from white slavery to become a trusted member of Gurdjieff’s group of fellow searchers.

This is a book about lives, not a book of doctrine.

 

 

 

Views from the Real World

By Gurdjieff 

 

“Views from the Real World “ is a book containing Gurdjieff’s teachings. This is a valid book for those who want to know Gurdjieff’s theories.

 

 

 

The Fourth Way

By P.D. Ouspensky

 

THE FOURTH WAY consists of a verbatim record of P.D.Ouspensky’s oral teaching from 1921 to 1946, in which he explains the practical side of GURDJIEFF's teachings, which Gurdjieff presented in the form of raw material.

THE FOURTH WAY is a guide for all those seeking the true way to human evolution.

 

 

In Search of the Miraculous

by  P. D. Ouspensky

 

 This book is considered one of the most important in understanding G.I. Gurdjieff’s principles.

Not to be missed.

 

 

Our Life with Mr. Gurdjieff

By Thomas De Hartmann


A book about the years that the author, Thomas De Hartmann, and his wife spent living alongside Gurdjieff. A book to be read.

 

 

 

 

Gurdjieff – A Very Great Enigma

By J.G. Bennett

 

What are the historical-cultural roots of Gurdjieff’s system?

In this book you will find much discussion on the question.

 

 

 

 

Idiots in Paris

By J.G. Bennett

 

This book describes the last months of Gurdjieff’s life.
Thoroughly interesting for those who want to know more about the character, sometimes curt, of this exceptional man.

 

 

 

 

Monsieur Gurdjieff

By Luis Pauwels

 

Gurdjieff is put on trial in this critical book about the man and the direction that his method took.

 

 

 

 

The teachers of Gurdjieff

By R. Lefort

 

A journey which proves to be an initiation, seeking the masters that trained Gurdjieff and his thoughts. Don’t miss it!

 

 

 

 

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