Tag Archives: Identification

Identification: instructions for use #2 (But…what is Identification?)


In the previous post we wrote briefly about identification: “A state of Identification could be described in simple terms as the act of being the same with the object we are observing till merging ourselves with him, forgetting ourselves and … Continue reading

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Super Efforts and Self Development


The concept of effort is misinterpreted in the modern society, but is also important to understand if we want to success in the development of our hidden possibilities.  Even if many persons claim that they make incredible sacrifices in their … Continue reading

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Becoming some other (an Exercise)


Even if this practice seems foregone, it is very useful to understand how to see the things from an other point of view. Also, it is useful to achieve better and compassionate “connection” the other persons. Try it! Think of … Continue reading

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Noticing our Self-Punishing Thoughts


A good and simple practice to acknowledge the moments when self punishing thoughts arise in our mind Spend a day practicing awareness of your tendency to engage in self critical, negative thinking. Label each instance you notice and number them … Continue reading

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Acknowledge Your Many Roles


Get out pen and paper. Sit quietly for a few minutes, breathing gently. Start to think of the many roles and aspects of your life. List all the roles that you play. Of course, you may think first of your … Continue reading

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Some considerations about Detachment and Non- Identification


Living some experience in her fully authenticity needs an attainment of a state of “no identification”. The state of detachment is a different thing. Being detached means to take some distance from a phenomenon, living it with a minimal participation … Continue reading

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Jiddu Krishnamurti on Love


Question: What do you mean by love ? Jiddu Krishnamurti : We are going to discover by understanding what love is not, because, as love is the unknown, we must come to it by discarding the known. The unknown cannot … Continue reading

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Self Observation Exercise in Third Person


On this topic will be explained in details how to do a constructive self observation in accord to the Gurdjieff teachings. There are more writings about this topic, but I released that each of them gives only “fragments” of a … Continue reading

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True Self Exercise


For the man who want’s to understand and live his real nature, the main question in his life is “Who am I?” It’s a sort of Koan useful for all those who perform this practice seriously and openly, to overcome … Continue reading

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