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Right Action: The “Triads”#3: “Intuition” and “Non- Intellectualization”


Intuition We’ve already mentioned some types of Triads. There’s another one that can be shown because it is deeply related to a work on ourselves. Invention, discovery and intuition. Particularly, intuition is fundamental in this Triad, because it is a … Continue reading

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Non-Development of Being: Why Can’t We Be One?


Before beginning such an interesting, complex and strange argument, it would be better to read what has been said by individuals more competent than myself  (and I suppose, most of the readers), about our true nature. Permit me the freedom … Continue reading

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Identification: “Instructions for Use” (The Buffers)


Here’s another thorn in the flesh for every “seeker of truth”, and also for every human being. It’s a limit to our weak consciousness: the buffers, psychological dumpers. Many texts have copious pages on this topic, but… what are these … Continue reading

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Few Steps Towards a Stronger Will


Almost all of us carry an intolerance to which we are unable to give a name.  Who searches deeply in this field recognizes what it is, and only from this point begins a real path to self growth.  In fact, … Continue reading

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Jiddu Krishnamurti on Truth


Question: There is a prevalent assumption these days that everything is relative, a matter of personal opinion, that there is no such thing as truth or fact independent of personal perception. What is an intelligent response to this belief? Jiddu … Continue reading

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Jiddu Krishnamurti on Pain


Question: Does not thought originate as a defence against pain? The infant begins to think in order to separate itself from physical pain. Is thought – which is psychological knowledge – the result of pain, or is pain the result … Continue reading

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Jiddu Krishnamurti on Enlightenment


Question: What is enlightenment? Jiddu Krishnamurti -To be enlightened about what? Please let us be rational. For instance, one is enlightened about one’s relationship with another. That is, one has understood that one’s relationship with another is based on one’s … Continue reading

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Meditation involves attention, which is not concentration, although concentration is included in attention


Jiddu Krishnamurti – We are concerned with life, and with the living of that life every day, with its painful struggles and fleeting pleasures, with its fears, hopes, despair and sorrow, with the aching loneliness and the complete absence of … Continue reading

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Thought destroys feeling. How to feel without thinking


Questioner: We know that thought destroys feeling. How to feel without thinking? Jiddu Krishnamurti : We know that rationalization, calculation, bargaining, destroy love. Love is dangerous, for love might lead you to all unpremeditated action. You control it by rationalizing, … Continue reading

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Jiddu Krishnamurti on Watching Thought


Questioner: What is one to do when one notices the sunset and at the same time thought is coming into it? Jiddu Krishnamurti : What is one to do? Please understand the significance of the question. That is, you see … Continue reading

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