Here are our responses to a few possible questions regarding Gurdjieff and our work.
What is the primary effort the Gurdjieff teaching calls us to make?
Our first effort is always to return to the present moment and our physical, mental, and emotional existence within it.
As a 20th and 21st century spiritual teacher, how important, in our view, was G.I. Gurdjieff?
If we did not view Gurdjieff as one of the most significant spiritual teachers within recent centuries, Gurdjieff Books and Music would not exist. To us this is a service to an enduring current within the movement of life.
Did G.I. Gurdjieff have flaws?
See page 973 in Gurdjieff’s masterwork, Beelzebub’s Tales to His Grandson, wherein the author speaks of those “malicious persons who, foaming at the mouth, will hate that poor author who is now writing about you and me…”