• February 2022 the occasional newsletter

    EXCERPT FROM NEWSLETTER:J.G. Bennett Archives When John Bennett died in 1974, he had a mass of papers gathered over a period of more than 50 years. His widow Elizabeth inherited all his private and professional papers but did not have…

  • Gotham Book Mart, June 1, 1971 NYC J.G. Bennett

    “We have a time in front of us that we have to live through, and it is the next fifty years that will be critical. It is wise to look at the fifty years that are coming as a whole,…

  • Uploaded documents from the April 2020 Newsletter

    NEWSLETTER SPRING 2020 – INTRODUCTION   On New Year’s Eve of 1949, nine weeks after the death of Gurdjieff, John Bennett was in New Jersey, staying at the home of Mme. Ouspensky, and on that afternoon he met with her…

  • Working with the Gurdjieff Movements and the Enneagram

    Claymont Society for Continuous Education Working with the Gurdjieff Movements and the Enneagram March 6-8, 2020 The Enneagram symbol stands at the heart of the Gurdjieff Teaching and yet in his writings Gurdjieff said very little about it. Much of…

  • GIS Armenia 2019

    Gurdjieff International Symposium The title of this meeting is Gurdjieff International Symposium, and the title is intended to emphasize the  all-inclusive and global nature of the Gurdjieff’s work and teaching. Our purpose is to consider all that we know connected…

  • Gurdjieff: Making a New World, Appendix II; The Great Laws

    Appendix IIThe Great Laws           Ben Bennett, with the assistance of Victor McSurely have made a recorded reading of “Appendix II – The Great Laws” Here is the link to the audio recording: You can download the audio…

  • New Edition of The Masters of Wisdom

    THE MASTERS OF WISDOMJ.G. Bennett In 1961, John Bennett travelled to Kathmandu to meet the 135-year-old sage known as the Shivapuri Baba, and the following year he made a second nine months before the old man’s final departure. At the…

  • The Masters of Wisdom: quote

    “ We human beings have a deep awareness, deeper than egoism itself, of our kinship with nature. We feel that creativity without love is daemonic, but we are forced to recognise that love has no power to overcome egoism. Life…

  • Excerpt of a talk by John G Bennett May 16, 1970

    This is the last ten minutes of a recording made with Olga de Nottbeck on May 16, 1970 to be mailed to groups in New York and Finland. JGB proposes a group task that we can actually all work on…

  • Quote from the Dramatic Universe Vol I

    (click image for a larger view) “It is now possible to define three gradations of true individuality. The first is that in which the entity can be conscious of its own genetic constitution and direct its activity according to this…

  • Living in a New World Seminar series 2018

    First Introductory series beginsMarch 10 - March 23rd, 2018For information about this seminar series ....  scroll down and click below "read more" ...Details for registration, location, facilitators etc....    

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