Soul, psyche and homo sapiens, being function will...Gurdjieff's anti-democracy and growling about 'dirty dogs' The critiques of Gurdjieff's comsology are important but as we noted in the previous post, the issue can be tricky. Gurdjieff uncovered the significance of samkhya and much of his teaching is a pastiche of samkhya (which is inself a pastiche … Continue reading Soul, psyche and homo sapiens, being function will…Gurdjieff’s anti-democracy and growling about ‘dirty dogs’
We have posted this essay without endorsement, but even as a critic of Gurdjieff I find this critique (although useful) inadequate. We have addressed these issues already many times in various blogs. Here one should point out that Gurdjieff had a brilliant idea, one he may have gotten from sufis, or nineteenth century occultists or … Continue reading cosmo.pdf…Gurdjieff, samkhya…
A recently came across this new kid on the block in the 'enlightenment' racket. Pleasing enough. But after a generation of Rajneesh/Osho who performed a remarkable fake 'englightened guru' comedy routine for decades one learns the lesson, never again trust any such claims.
Social scientists predicted that belief in the supernatural would drift away as modern science advanced. They were wrong. Source: Why Religion Is Not Going Away and Science Will Not Destroy It