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  • Gurdjieff, A Beginner's Guide

  • How Changing the Way We React to Misplacing Our Keys Can Transform Our Lives
  • By: Gil Friedman
  • Narrated by: Kevin Pierce
  • Length: 6 hrs and 34 mins
  • Unabridged
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Are you ready for self-transformation? Many spiritual teachers promise transformation, but Georges Ivanovitch Gurdjieff delivers. Gurdjieff (1872-1949) was born in Alexandropol on the border of Russia and Turkey. Gurdjieff's teachings contain many concepts that, taken together, are referred to as the Work. The idea behind the Work is that our first birth is our physical body, which is all we need to get through life. But we are capable of developing into something higher; just as an acorn can stay an acorn and die or develop into an oak tree....

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Did not find insightful

  • By Charles W. on 03-26-17

Misunderstood

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3 out of 5 stars
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3 out of 5 stars
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3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-28-18

The author has been gotten his teaching wrong in many parts, in my humble opinion.