Gurdjieff Institute

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Reception and Influence - Gurdjieff's Pupils
... Gurdjieff's notable pupils include Jeanne de Salzmann, originally a teacher of dance, recognized as his deputy by many of Gurdjieff's other pupils ... was responsible for transmitting the movements and teachings of Gurdjieff through the Gurdjieff Foundation of New York, the Gurdjieff Institute of Paris, and other groups ... Nyland was considered by some to be Gurdjieff's closest pupil, after Jeanne de Salzmann he was appointed for an undisclosed special task by Gurdjieff in the USA ...

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