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John Denver

“Werner Erhard epitomizes for me what it is to be a human being. It is through my experience of him that I have most completely come to know myself.”– John Denver

werner erhard and jojn denver

John Denver first became involved with est in 1973 when he was 30 years old. Many of his lyrics are tributes to the ideas and awareness he gained through his experiences of himself through est. John Denver, along with Werner Erhard and Buckminster Fuller, was one of the founding members of the Hunger Project, a global movement with a vision and commitment to end hunger by organizing the necessary leadership, training, and education.

Werner Erhard and John Denver – The Tonight Show – 1973

Dealing With Upsets in Life

We’ve all had to deal with difficult people  – sometimes they are a tyrannical boss or maybe a scheming coworker. And we have all have faced difficult situations – perhaps losing a job,  having a child who is having difficulty at school, or losing a loved one. How we deal with it says a lot about who we are. The author of this article offers suggestions on how to deal with upset, as well as including this video from a 1973 episode of  The Tonight Show with Werner Erhard and John Denver modeling it for us.  Read more at the blog post at Life Sutra.

Werner Erhard on the Tonight Show with John Denver

John Denver Talks in an Interview About the Est Training

John Denver was a well known singer and songwriter in the 1970’s and 80’s and was a graduate of the Est Training. This video interview talks about his experience of the Est Training.

Among the other well known people who participated in the Est Training were, Cher, Yoko Ono Valerie Harper and Raul Julia.