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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The End of Inquiry
Kinfonet Editorial Board | Editorials

Today, Krishnamurti is more valued for the philosophical insights that his teachings afford than for the radical transformation that he himself ...

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The Secret Life of Trees
Kinfonet Editorial Board | Editorials

Is beauty, as the saying goes, in the eye of the beholder? Consider what transpires when we stand awe-struck before a piece of exquisite art, or...

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Friedrich's Newsletter - September 2014
Friedrich Grohe | Reports

During Krishnamurti's last talks at Saanen, in 1985, he said that the spirit had left the valley and had gone to Brockwood Park. Earlier this ye...

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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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Featured Excerpts

The Central Core of Thinking
Beginnings of Learning | School Dialogue, Brockwood Park, England. June 1971
Krishnamurti: We are all terribly solemn this morning, aren't we? What do you think about all day long and why do you think about these things? Are...
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The True Enemy of Freedom
Krishnamurti Early Writings | Bombay, India 1928
Inner and outer freedom cannot be separated. Greater than any country is life; and it is only when a country has realised, and adjusted itself to t...
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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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Featured Interview Answers

Has coming into contact with Krishnamurti and his teachings had any perceptible effect on your life and/or relationships?
answered by Jayaraj Kapila Kulasinghe
Tremendously yes.I started reading K's teachings at the age of 16 or so. Then I had fear,anger,sexual desire or some thing or other all the time.I ...
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Does the phrase "living the teachings" have any meaning to you?
answered by Quynh Hoa
The Teachings are but Life itself. So not living the teachings is to be dead to life in its multiple expressions and depth. So yes "living the te...
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Do you think Krishnamurti was exceptional, or is the transformation he spoke of universally accessible?
answered by Kingston Gilbert
Krishnamurthi is exceptionally the transformation that the humanity in oneself has to rediscover and unlearn or relearn; the only transformation th...
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Featured Member Statements

Averil Harrison
To understand and participate in inquiry of the unknown
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Ben Brown
To find peace or freedom, I need to turn to my mind and watch it very attentively. No book or external teaching can do this for me.
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Sai Krishnan
living is to die every thing what we have learned, sorrow, happiness.Living is moment to moment.
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David Mc Mullin
Our group watches videos of Advaita teachers when we meet, about every 4 weeks. Krishnamurti is a favorite. DVDs, VCR tapes, and CDs are availabl...
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