Gurdjieff Society of Massachusetts is an affiliate of the Gurdjieff
Foundation of New York.
The Society is nonsectarian and nondenominational,
and its membership is
composed of individuals from a wide variety of personal, ethnic, and
professional backgrounds. The aims
of the Society are
preserve the ideas and methods of the noted spiritual teacher George
explore what their practice requires in today's world,
maintain a community of seekers that welcomes new members who share
these interests, and
contribute to society's understanding of the human condition, both the
great promise and the great peril.
Topic for Wednesday May 29: How Working Together Conveys the Teaching
Gurdjieff brought people together in a great
variety of situations and conditions for the sake of conveying to his
students the meaning of work on oneself.
There was dialogue and work with music; there were readings, dance
lessons, and all kinds of practical work. This was work in a
At the same time, students had their own lives, careers, and families. Gurdjieff encouraged, even demanded, individuality.
A panel of four will speak about how working together in a school is still the primary means by which the teaching is conveyed.
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evolution of man is the evolution of
his consciousness. And
'consciousness' cannot evolve unconsciously. The evolution of man is the evolution of his
will, and 'will' cannot evolve involuntarily. The evolution of man is the evolution of
his power of doing, and 'doing' cannot be the result of things which 'happen'.