Krishnamurti & the Art of Awakening

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J. Krishnamurti’s Critique of Religion
Theodore L. Kneupper | Scholarly Articles

I. Introduction. Jiddu Krishnamurti was one of the most remarkable and interesting thinkers of the 20th century. Born in 1895...

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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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The Crucible of Consciousness - A Book Review
Jürgen Brandt | A New Science

The Book

Having an interest in the questions Krishnamurti talked about goes necessarily with an interest into what constitutes co...

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Education for the Art of Living
Bill Taylor | A Holistic Education

How then does Brockwood go about ensuring that this exploration takes place, that a genuine community of inquiry is fostered in the School and t...

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Meeting Krishnamurti
Larry Rosenberg and Madeline Drexler | Reports

Q: Let's talk about the influence of Krishnamurti on your life and on your teaching.

A: To begin with, a...

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Featured Excerpts

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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The Core of the Teaching
Krishnamurti Foundation Trust | October 21, 1980
The following statement, which contains the essence of the teaching, was written by Krishnamurti himself on October 21, 1980. "The core o...
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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

What future do you foresee for Krishnamurti's works? Do you think they will grow in importance or will they just gradually die away?
answered by Don Chittenden
That future is not mine to see, that I know of.
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Do you think it advisable to introduce Krishnamurti to people you know? Have you ever done it and if yes, what are your experiences?
answered by Bill Burns
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How important do you consider group dialogue to be in understanding the more subtle points of Krishnamurti's message?
answered by Jaime Aramburo
Very important, because it is easy to get isolated and not being challenged by other on what we are learning, so that we can keep wrong assumptions...
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Featured Member Statements

Impossible Question
A radical, uncompromising, total abandonment of our present human consciousness is the only way to deal with the disastrous society we have created...
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Idiot ?
Please consider just softly, innocently looking and listening. Just quietly being aware. Just open. Normally we respond from the known: we see s...
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Jason Maung Maung
I was born in Pyin Oo Lwin, a beautiful hill station in Myanmar. I am the seventh of eight children of my parents and their only son. When I was ni...
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