J. Krishnamurti: A Biography

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Penguin Books India, 1986 - Philosophers - 518 pages
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A Classic Biography Of One Of The Greatest Spiritual Teachers Of Our Times In 1909, When He Was Just Fourteen, Krishnamurti Was Proclaimed The World Teacher In Whom Maitreya, The Bodhisattva Of Compassion, Would Manifest. The Proclamation Was Made By Annie Besant, Then President Of The Theosophical Society, A Movement That Combined Western Occult Philosophy With Buddhist And Hindu Teachings. Besant Trained Krishnamurti In His Role As The Chosen One But Twenty Years Later He Chose To Disband The Order He Was Head Of And Set Out Alone On His Endless Journey&

As A Contemporary Of Krishnamurti And One Of His Closest Associates. Pupul Jayakar Offers An Insider S View Of The Fascinating Life And Thought Of An Extraordinary Individual.
 

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Krishnamurti died in February 1986 at age 90. He had been discovered by Theosopical Society leader Annie Besant, who groomed him as the Messiah that she had long proclaimed. But Krishnamurti soon ... Read full review

Contents

The Young Krishnamurti 18951946
13
ua n I__
110
Go and Make Friends with the Trees
122
Under the Last Rays of the Sun the Waters Were
152
The Unfolding of the Teaching 19501959
181
The Rivers of Insight 19601962
229
Be Awake
245
Letters to a Young Friend
255
Negation and the Ancient Mind
385
One Touched the Source of the Energy of All Things
392
Doubt as the Essence of Religious Enquiry
398
I Suddenly Saw the Face
407
Is It Possible to Keep the Brain Very Young?
412
The Nature of God
416
The Meaning of Death
425
Learn to Die to Yourself Completely
434

Changing Horizons 19621977
279
People Who Are without Creativity Build Dead Institutions
281
It ls Necessary to Ask Questions to Which There Are No Answers
295
Love Does Not Suffer
305
The Observer Is the Observed
312
The Pebble in the Pond
323
Riding the Back of a Tiger
338
She Is Very Vulnerable
347
Dont Hold Memories of Her in your Mind That Holds Her to the Earth Let Her Go
357
13
365
The Summation of the Teaching 19781985
369
Can You from Today Look at the Thirty Years as the Past? Not from the Thirty Years Look at Today
371
Energy ls Cosmos It Is Also Chaos That Is the Source of Creation
380
The Limits of Thought
442
How Far Can One Travel?
453
The Good Mind
461
What Is Time?
467
The Lineage of Compassion
488
Krishnamurti at Ninety
492
Epilogue
498
Notes
503
21
504
10
510
239
516
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