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For example how it's possible that after a long drought period some folks made a religious ceremony and suddenly heavy rain. He claimed that the teachings he brought to the West from his own experiences and early travels expressed the truth found in ancient religions and wisdom teachings relating to self-awareness in people's daily lives and humanity's place in the universe. On the first part the book does well where one gets to know him as an individual and his journey although all characters mentioned are not as impactfull. Beelzebub's Tales was far more enlightening and engrossing. By this time Pogossian and I had come to the definite conclusion that there really was 'a certain something' which people formerly knew, but that now this knowledge was quite forgotten. The best part of this book unlike rest of his books is that Gurdjieff is not cryptic in telling tales. He added that if I wished to go there, he would be willing to help me, and would find the necessary guides, on condition that I would take a solemn oath never to tell anyone where the monastery was situated. Many times had Pogossian and I talked of this school and dreamed of finding out something authentic about it, and now suddenly we found it mentioned in this parchment! Formerly a shepherd himself was the owner of the flocks he grazed; and shepherds were considered among the richest people of the country; some of them even possessing several flocks and herds. He was humming some march and swinging his stick. Fearlessness towards devils, snakes and mice. As long as we remained sitting the dogs also sat, peacably and still, and when we threw them bread from our knapsacks, they ate it with great pleasure, some of them even wagging their tails in gratitude.
Con Incontri con uomini straordinari, pubblicato postumo nel , Gurdjieff non ci introduce soltanto al suo insegnamento, ma solleva il velo sulla sua vita precedente all'arrivo in Francia. Con Incontri con uomini straordinari, pubblicato postumo nel , Gurdjieff non ci introduce soltanto al suo insegnamento, ma solleva il velo sulla sua vita precedente all’arrivo in Francia. Incontro con uomini straordinari è così il racconto tanto di un viaggio esteriore, tra vari paesi e città, quanto di un viaggio interiore, alla ricerca di se stesso e della verità della vita. Dopo un inizio un po’ in sordina, il film prende, tanto da risultare coinvolgente e a tratti emozionante, con anche sprazzi di . Incontri con uomini straordinari (Meetings with Remarkable Men) è un film del , ideato e diretto da Peter Brook, tratto dall'omonimo romanzo di Georges Ivanovič Gurdjieff.