Jiddu Krishnamurti

Bookish knowledge not enough to be smart

The greatest need for an individual is to have an integrated comprehension of life

11 Feb 2022

Right kind of education

What we now call education is a matter of accumulating information and knowledge from books, which anyone can do who can read.

10 Feb 2022

Nature, depth and beauty of death

Time, we said, is the past, modifying itself in the present, and the future is the present having its roots in the past, continuing, which is the future.

03 Feb 2022

The root of contradiction

The word is never the thing.

27 Jan 2022

Action without conflict

The more one observes the world’s condition, the more it becomes clear that there must be a totally different kind of action.

26 Jan 2022

Action without confict

The more one observes the world’s condition, the more it becomes clear that there must be a totally different kind of action.

20 Jan 2022

Benediction of meditation 

In meditation there is involved many things.

13 Jan 2022

Lens on love 

While we are listening to the speaker you are exercising your energy.

06 Jan 2022

Observing without the ‘me’

I don’t know how you feel about what is happening in the world, in our environment, to our culture and society.

30 Dec 2021

If you hurt nature, you are hurting yourself

 Surely educators are aware of what is actually happening in the world.

23 Dec 2021

Can goodness, love and truth be born of discipline?

Each trade, each skill, has its own discipline.

16 Dec 2021

Is love a movement of time and thought?

We have been talking over the question of fear and whether after hearing it, after hearing our conversation together over this weight of fear, if one is at all free of it.

09 Dec 2021

The process of hate

She was a teacher, or rather had been one.

02 Dec 2021

Psychological time is the cause of conflict

We have been talking over together our daily problems, not theories, not speculative philosophy or some romantic, imaginative life.

25 Nov 2021

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

19 Nov 2021

The Right Kind of Education

What we now call education is a matter of accumulating information and knowledge from books, which anyone who can read can do.

11 Nov 2021

Finding calm in that chatter 

I’m sure most of you will understand the importance of leisure, because it’s only when you have leisure that you learn.

04 Nov 2021

The right relationship

And being frightened, we run away from it through attachment, through activity, through every form of religious or worldly entertainment.

28 Oct 2021

Pain and problems

I suppose one must talk. There are not only personal problems. The world in which we live is becoming more and more dangerous for all living things.

07 Oct 2021

Truth and its basis

One should have a good look, not only what is going on outside in the world, but also more rigorously... look at ourselves.

30 Sep 2021

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