Jiddu Krishnamurti

Most of us want someone to lead us

A mind that is not burdened with experience is absolutely necessary to find out what meditation is.

15 Nov 2018

Finding bliss

The search for something through and beyond meditation is end-gaining; and that which is gained is again lost.

14 Nov 2018

Thought is time, process of memory

Sorrow is the result of a shock, it is the temporary shaking up of a mind that has settled down, that has accepted the routine of life.

08 Nov 2018

Be serious to enjoy a complete life

One has to be serious, for only those who are vitally serious can live a life that is complete and whole.

01 Nov 2018

The Reason We Worry So Much

How oddly similar are gossip and worry.

31 Oct 2018

Relationship is a mirror

So, I begin to modify what I do not like, what I perceive as being unpleasant. I want to change it—which means I already have a pattern of what I should be.

25 Oct 2018

Know your self, Know yourself

Without knowing yourself, do what you will, there cannot possibly be the state of meditation.

17 Oct 2018

Understanding comes only through self-knowledge

As society is now organised, we send our children to school to learn some technique by which they can eventually earn a livelihood. We want to make the child first and foremost a specialist

22 Aug 2018

By hurting nature you are hurting yourself

The responsibility of the educator becomes more and more serious, more and more committed, more and more concerned with the education of his students.

15 Aug 2018

A dialogue with oneself

I realize that love cannot exist when there is jealousy; love cannot exist when there is attachment. Now, is it possible for me to be free of jealousy and attachment? I realize that I do not love.

08 Aug 2018

Love is free of attachment and jealousy

I do not know what love is, but I see very clearly, definitely, without any doubt, that attachment to my wife means jealousy, possession, fear, anxiety and I want freedom from all that.

01 Aug 2018

Hurting nature, you hurt yourself

What is nature? There is a great deal of talk about and endeavour to protect nature, the animals, the birds, the whales and dolphins, to clean the polluted rivers, the lakes, the green fields and so

25 Jul 2018

Meditation is breaking of all bondage

Meditation is the breaking of all bondage; it is a state of freedom, but not from anything. Freedom from something is only the cultivation of resistance.

18 Jul 2018

How do you come to terms with sorrow?

What does sorrow mean in this country? How do the people in this country meet sorrow? Do they escape from sorrow through the explanation of karma? How does the mind in India operate when it meets sorr

14 Jun 2018

If you hurt nature you are hurting yourself

What is nature? There is a great deal of talk about and endeavours to protect nature, the animals and the birds, to clean the polluted rivers, the lakes, the green fields and so on.

07 Jun 2018