This Pin was discovered by Eunice Alvarado. Discover (and save!) your own Pins on Pinterest. The Fourth Way enneagram is a figure published in in In Search of the Miraculous by P.D. Ouspensky quotes Gurdjieff as saying; “The knowledge of the enneagram has for a very long time been Kabbalistic Tree of Life as used in “Etude sur les origines de la nature du Zohar”, by S. Karppe, Paris, , pp. , the. This Pin was discovered by Bicky Davila. Discover (and save) your own Pins on Pinterest.
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Otherwise it will just be the La point for the original food octave. The most detailed example of how this is said to work, given in In Search of the Miraculousis an explanation of how Gurdjieff believed inputs to the human body “food”, “air” and “impressions”, collectively regarded as types of food are processed into the so-called “higher substances” necessary for higher consciousness to function.
Making a New World  Bennett describes the workings of a community kitchen in terms of the enneagram and offers some explanation of the meaning of the internal lines. The Enneagram of Personality originates from the mapping of nine “ego fixations” on the enneagram by Oscar Ichazo. In Gurdjieff’s view “everything is material”; consciousness and spirit are to be regarded as aspects of matter, although more refined or of a “higher vibration” than perceptible aspects.
Harcourt Brace, and Routledge. As the enneagram figure is a symbol said to represent the “law of seven” and the “law of three” in unity, therefore, according to this view, the figure can be used to describe any natural whole phenomenon, cosmos, process gurdkieff life or any other piece of knowledge. In Search of the Miraculous.
A Further Record p, accessed through web, http: The Law of Three holds that three forces act on any event, which can be called Active, Passive, and Neutralizing forces, or simply First, Second, and Third forces respectively. Gurdjieff also remarked “In order to understand the enneagram it must be thought of as in motion, as moving. Point 7 represents emotional and other energies, of a “density” of At point 9 ordinary ep beginning as Do is eaten and enters the body and digestion begins.
If “self-remembering” occurs this will be the Fa point for the air octave and the Re point for the impressions octave. These are the So or “Sol” part of the original food octave and the Mi part ep the air octave. New York and London: A book published in”The Enneagram: At point 8, the “Si” or Ti at the end of the first “ordinary food” octave represents the sexual energies, of “density” 12; which are the “highest substance” according to Gurdjieff which the body produces naturally without conscious intervention.
The internal lines between the points; that is, the three-point figure and the six-point figure, are said to show certain non-obvious connections, although here very little elucidation is offered. Within the circle is a triangle connecting points 9, 3 and 6. Renaissance Hermeticism which used an enneagram of three interlocking triangles, also called a nonagram  or gurdjieft nine-pointed figure used by the Christian medieval philosopher Ramon Llull.
Fourth Way enneagram
Point 1, he wrote, represented the digestive system, point 2 the blood stream, point 4 the breathing gurdjeiff, point 5 the brain, point 7 the spinal cord and point 8 the sympathetic nervous system and sex organs, and the lines “showed the direction of the flow furdjieff distribution of arterial blood in the organism and then its return in the form of venous blood” .
Unfit url Use dmy dates from July This proposition is an essential basis for Gurdjieff’s view of the evolution of food into the “higher substances” necessary for higher consciousness; briefly summarized below from the account in In Search of the Miraculous.
The substances or energies at point 5 are assigned a “density” of 48 and used in thought. It is ready to enter the blood stream. Point 6 being where “impressions”, regarded as a type of food, are said to enter the body. Idries Shaha populariser of Sufismhas claimed that the enneagram has a Sufi provenance and that it has also been long known in coded form disguised as an octagram. Archived from the original on 23 July At point 2 the food is further refined to Mi and gurdjiff a density ofthe same density as air.
The enneagram is a nine-pointed figure usually inscribed within a circle. The enneagram according to Gurdjieff shows the “Law of Seven” and the “Law of Three” united and so some explanation grudjieff these laws is necessary here.
This second octave cannot develop unless it has a shock at its own Mi-Fa, and this is the shock which in fact occurs at point 6.
These three forces can appear in any order, for example orgiving 6 possible “triads” ghrdjieff forces describing furdjieff very broad types of event. This Mi of “density” 12 is the “higher substance” primarily necessary for Gurdjieff’s esoteric method. Karppe, Paris,pp. As reported by P. A desire to conserve this “higher substances” for esoteric use is said to be the original reason for religious celibacy.
This cosmology offers a view of how the world operates said to derive from alchemy and more ancient sources, and to complement or complete modern experimental science rather than to contradict it. A further conscious shock, requiring “a special type of control over the emotions” at point 9 would enable a new “higher” or spiritual body to begin to grow, this is represented by Gurdjieff as the aim of his and other esoteric traditions.
Ouspensky records this original explication in his book of Gurdjieff’s teaching In Search of the Miraculous where the enneagram appears as Figure 44 and in further diagrams. A motionless enneagram is a dead symbol, the living symbol is in motion” . Ouspensky related the inner six-line figure of the Food Diagram enneagram to the circulation of the blood.
The enneagram is disguised as “two superimposed squares” with the space in the middle representing the ninth point. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The “density” of human food is assigned a number, Retrieved from ” https:
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