Jiddu Krishnamurti

Why is there loneliness?

 I have rejected ideas, suppositions and theories that it is inherited, that it is instinctual.

29 Jul 2021

Of attachment and detachment

So I will not run away from what I imagine might be the consequence of being totally free of all attachment.

22 Jul 2021

Learn without compulsion

There is no freedom when there is disorder. Disorder begets authority, and authority in any form is evil-if one can use that word evil.

15 Jul 2021

The pain of loneliness

Do you know what loneliness means? Some of you may be unfamiliar with that word, but you know the feeling very well.

08 Jul 2021

Knowledge about oneself

The ancient Greeks and the ancient Hindus have talked about knowing yourself, not according to some professional, but know yourself.

24 Jun 2021

What is the place of knowledge in our lives? 

You are observing with all your energy, with capacity to see this fact: that where there is knowledge in relationship, there must be conflict.

17 Jun 2021

Freedom, pleasure and joy

Then thought picks that up, pursues it and you who have flattered are my everlasting friend and I seek more and more flattery.

10 Jun 2021

What is meditation?

Because you see, if there is no virtue, which is order, there must be distortion, the mind must live in contradiction, in effort.

03 Jun 2021

Navigating total freedom, peace and love

To commit oneself to freedom and to find out what love is - those are the only two things that matter - freedom and that thing called ‘love’.

27 May 2021

Time and continuity

Time is chronological and also psychological.

20 May 2021

Remaining with sorrow

There are many factors that bring about fear.

13 May 2021

Sex & Marriage

We are not happy people, at home, in business, at church, at school, we never experience a creative state of being, there is no deep release in our daily thought and action. 

22 Apr 2021

Of sleep and positivity

It was a cold winter and the trees were bare, their naked branches exposed to the sky.

15 Apr 2021

Freedom and love

 Considering there is so much violence, disorder and confusion in the world, not only in this country, but almost everywhere, it becomes more and more important to become very serious.

08 Apr 2021

Does self-knowledge come through searching?

After all, if one is seeking peace, one can find it very easily.

01 Apr 2021