Karatas Society

"I have very good leather to sell to those
who want to make themselves shoes."

"Now I leave you all in a fine mess."

Karatas Society is a registered association located in the city of Turku, Finland. The purpose of the association is to advance the preservation, filing and studying of the teaching, philosophy and lifework of G. I. Gurdjieff.

At the moment there are two on-going projects:
♦ to develope and maintain the collections of Gurdjieff Library and Archive
♦ to translate the magnum opus of G.I. Gurdjieff - Beelzebub's Tales to His Grandson - into Finnish language