P. D. Ouspensky

The human archetypes

Written by  on July 20, 2017

The Court Cards (UET deck by Attila Blaga)

The Tarot is an instrument of self-observation and self-remembering.
Gurdjieff mentioned the Tarot, but never speak about it explicitly or mention it as a tool of the “Fourth Way”.
P.D. Ouspensky on the other hand, was very interested in this issue and he has written “The Symbolism of the Tarot”, his account on the Tarot and especially on the 22 cards of the so-called Major Arcane. Read more…

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Man is surrounded by dreams

Written by  on October 8, 2016

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“Man is surrounded by dreams . . . Purely subjective pictures — either reflections of former experiences or reflections of vague perceptions of the moment.”
P.D. Ouspensky – Conscience The Search for Truth

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The human machine (The Beautiful People)

Written by  on March 2, 2016

“In order to know the future it is necessary first to know the present in all its details, as well as to know the past. If a man wants to know his own future he must first of all know himself.” (Gurdjieff)

The first step on our long journey to self-awareness and enlightenment is to know and understand how the human machine works. Read more…

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P. D. Ouspensky – In Search of the Miraculous

Written by  on January 13, 2016

If I should chose one and only one book which marked me and changed my view of the world as a whole and my understanding of esoteric teachings, without any hesitation I would pick Ouspensky’s “In Search of the Miraculous”. Ouspensky managed to synthesize and systematize the essence of Gurdjieff’s teachings perfectly and accessible for anybody. Read more…

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