G. I. Gurdjieff and His Teachings

Four Ideals Commentary: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

Four Ideals Commentary: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

Preliminary to the Four Ideals Exercise The Four Ideals Exercise is complex and demanding. It will draw on all the practices you’ve been working ...

The Web Exercise: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

The Web Exercise: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

1. Preliminary Remarks I had not originally planned to include this exercise among those under consideration in this very introductory sampling and still have ...

The Atmosphere Exercise: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

The Atmosphere Exercise: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

“Keep within! And when they say, ‘Look here’ or ‘look there’ is Christ, go not forth….” This beautiful gem of Quaker wisdom, set to ...

Make Strong Commentary: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

Make Strong Commentary: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

Make Strong! Not Easy Thing.” I was first introduced to this exercise by my dear colleagues Amy Silver and Deborah Rose Longo at Claymont. ...

Lord Have Mercy Commentary: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

Lord Have Mercy Commentary: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

PART A Let me begin today’s commentary with a pithy reminder by my dear friend A.H. Almaas as to the fundamental importance of all ...

Clear Impressions Commentary: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

Clear Impressions Commentary: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

The clear Impressions exercise is perhaps the most accessible of these five exercises for those of you starting from known reference points in Centering ...

An Introduction to the Law of Three

An Introduction to the Law of Three

The Law of Three, one of the foundational principles of G. I. Gurdjieff, is referred to widely in Cynthia's Wisdom teachings...more content coming soon...

Two Timely Opportunities (letter from Cynthia)

Two Timely Opportunities (letter from Cynthia)

Cynthia suggests opportunities for further Wisdom study based on Gurdjieff teachings and the five "Obligolnian Strivings"...

A Collective, Universal, and Transformational Lenten eCourse with Cynthia Bourgeault

A Collective, Universal, and Transformational Lenten eCourse with Cynthia Bourgeault

Cynthia's eCourse is now available on demand with Spirituality and Practice.

Diving into Beelzebub’s Tales (letter from Cynthia)

Diving into Beelzebub’s Tales (letter from Cynthia)

Cynthia provides her suggestions for embarking on a study of Beelzebub's Tales by G. I. Gurdjieff...

About G. I. Gurdjieff

About G. I. Gurdjieff

Links to information related to G. I. Gurdjieff, Forth Way Work and other Forth Way Teachers, and much more related to his expansive ideas ...

My Post-Apocalyptic Message (letter from Cynthia)

My Post-Apocalyptic Message (letter from Cynthia)

Cynthia calls out to her Wisdom community to respond consciously and collectively the turbulent shifting times...

The Holy Trinity and the Law of Three: Discovering the Radical Truth at the Heart of Christianity – by Cynthia Bourgeault

The Holy Trinity and the Law of Three: Discovering the Radical Truth at the Heart of Christianity – by Cynthia Bourgeault

Cynthia Bourgeault invites us to look at the formula and inherent power of the Trinity—as though we’re looking at it for the first time...

Boehme, Beelzebub, and Endless Unity (teaching by Cynthia)

Boehme, Beelzebub, and Endless Unity (teaching by Cynthia)

An excerpt from a Wisdom School teaching by Cynthia Bourgeault exploring Jacob Boehme, and G. I. Gurdjieff's book, Beelzebub's Tales to His Grandson...

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