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      In Loco Parentis: Reflections on Caring for Teenagers
      Toon Zweers | A Holistic Education

      It's the first week of September and a flock of teenagers has descended on Brockwood. The house and the outbuildings that have lain in relative ...

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      A Personal View of Dialogue
      Robert Bloomfield | On Dialogue

      What is dialogue? I think it is a process. What is the process? I think the process is listening. Of course, there is a fundamental difficulty. ...

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      Seeing What Is
      Jürgen Brandt | A Dialogue With Oneself

      Is it not what I am doing all the time? Right now, I see the computer screen, the desk, the cup of tea, the window and the tree out there. This ...

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      Bringing Confusion into the Laboratory
      Rasmus Tinning | A Dialogue With Oneself

      Theory can be useful, but is ultimately barren. In spite of that, we would rather cling to it forever, than have anything to do with confusion. ...

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      Jiddu Krishnamurti, 90, is dead; Religious Philosopher from India
      Wolfgang Saxon | K in the Media

      The house sits hidden in an orange grove, well back from a narrow country lane that winds up through the citrus country of the Ojai Valley. The ...

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      Featured Excerpts

      On Happiness and Religion
      This Matter of Culture | Chapter 4
      Why are you here listening to me? Have you ever considered why you listen to people at all? And what does listening to somebody mean? All of you he...
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      Ommen Campfire Talks 2
      Krishnamurti Early Writings | Ommen, Holland 1926
      All wise people, all people who are searching after knowledge, must look about them and contemplate. All things, whether living or non-living, are ...
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      Understanding Loneliness
      Talks by Krishnamurti in Europe | June 25th, 1955. London, England
      One of our problems, it seems to me, amongst so many others, is this dependence - dependence on people for our happiness, dependence on capacity, t...
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      Featured Interview Answers

      How important do you consider group dialogue to be in understanding the more subtle points of Krishnamurti's message?
      answered by Didier Leonhart
      I just don't know! Understanding each other is very important, but in the same time it is a difficult task, because of our differences in what we b...
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      If you had to sum up what Krishnamurti is all about in just a few words of your own, what would they be?
      answered by John Thorne
      You are the World.
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      Does the phrase "living the teachings" have any meaning to you?
      answered by M Christani
      Yes, absolutely. If one is somewhat aware during one's day, one will catch insights into one's thought, which has an effect on one's whole thinking...
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      Featured Member Statements

      Mira Mehta
      Presently exploring into insights.
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      Jim Callahan
      I lean towards Theravada Buddhism these days but I got my start reading Krishnamurti for decades. His technique (my word, not his) of inquiry by as...
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      Adam T
      Would like to meet with people interested in what K had to say. I'm from Pune, India, so meeting somewhere in Pune would be great. Also interested ...
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      Sunita Sharma
      Trying to understand what growing up means.
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