Each Type is described precisely by 4 Core Relationships: (Hornevian, Object Relations, Harmonic & Dominant Center). However, it is the Hornevian Group & Harmony Triad that form each Type's backbone.
The QuadCubes below and the Enneagram in the Healing Tradition can be used together to point you in the direction of growth for your Core or Central Pattern or Position (CP).
We are "Beings of Light" according to Don Riso, founder of the Enneagran Institute.
In 1943, I inherited my grandfather’s library from my uncle Julio, who was a lawyer and a philosopher. It was in an ancient text (a medieval grimoaire) about the Chaldean Seal (enneagram) where I first came across this diagram which, for the Chaldeans, was a magical figure. At the same time, I...
G. I. Gurdjieff distilled his “science of the harmonious development of man” into a three step formula as seen on his course flyer. “To Know – To Understand – To Be.”