The Lost Herald – Issue 4

Subscribe Issue #4 — June 2021 “You already think you can do. To get rid of this conviction is more difficult than anything else for a man.” ~ Gurdjieff The Language Problem When we first read about the Work we tend to ignore much of what Gurdjieff says....

The Language Problem

When we first read about the Work we tend to ignore much of what Gurdjieff says. The simple fact is that some of what he says is hard to believe and some of it is hard to take in. A good example of this is what he says about language, that is our language, that is the...

The Revision of The Tales (2)

There is an old joke that did the rounds when the first English Russian translation computer was announced. Someone who was given access to it decided to put in an English phrase, translate it into Russian and then immediately translate the Russian words back to...

The Lattice

A friend and teacher said to me once; “Ideas are the building blocks of concepts and theories. When they are stacked and tied to each other in a particular pattern, they form a lattice in the conceptual part of my mind.  But, as exciting as ideas may be to my mind, of...

Kar Mahi

The Kar Mahi swims in the Zareh Vourukasha, the inconceivably vast expanse at the highest realm of space. There, super ethereal waves are born and penetrate all worlds. For that reason, it is spoken of as a sea, and Kar Mahi is imagined as a fish with an all-pervading...