Classic Audio: Claudio Naranjo, Report from Chile on Ichazo & the Enneagram, Esalen 1970 |

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February 26 by The Running Son

Claudio Naranjo, Report from Chile on Ichazo & the Enneagram, Esalen 1970

Naranjo reports on his first encounter with “Oscar Ichazo & the School”. Recorded live, 1970, at Esalen.

(Interview is in 7 parts. Total length is approximately 1 hour.)

Describing this period in his life, Naranjo has written the following: “… as many who were deeply affected by the Gurdjieff heritage, I had been disappointed in the extent to which Gurdjieff’s school entailed a living lineage. I had turned in my search towards Sufism and had become part of a group under the guidance of Idries Shah by the time that friends from my home country invited me to meet a spiritual teacher steeped in the sources of that ‘esoteric Christianity’ that Gurdjieff called ‘The Fourth Way.’ … I was excited to find somebody who declared himself, like Gurdjieff, an emissary of the specific school towards which my search had been polarized in recent years, the school about which Gurdjieff wrote at the end of Meetings with Remarkable Men and Roy Davidson wrote in his traveler’s report on a visit to a Sarmoun community in the Hindu Kush [in Documents on Contemporary Dervish Communities, 1966]” (from the Foreword to Character and Neurosis, 1994)


Report from Chile 1 of 7 – 6:54

(Note: there’s a 10 second silence about 1 minute 30 seconds into the talk due to an error in the transferring process, but no content was omitted).


Report from Chile 2 of 7 – 10:16


Report from Chile 3 of 7 – 7:07


Report from Chile 4 of 7 – 10:45


Report from Chile 5 of 7 – 9:56


Report from Chile 6 of 7 – 7:25


Report from Chile 7 of 7 – 6:01


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