Jiddu Krishnamurti: Quotes and Stories
Personal Remembrances and Dialogues
- I have
parents who are
orthodox and who depend on me, but I myself have ceased to believe in
their orthodoxy. How am I to deal with such a
is a real problem to me.
- It us the
accepted conclusion of modern intellectuals that educators have
failed. What is, then, the task of those whose
is to teach the young?
is a necessary
part of any organized society, but you seem to be
against the institution of marriage. What do you
say? Please also explain the problem of sex. Why has it become,
next to war, the most urgent problem of our day?
- In my view,
the guru is one
who awakens me to truth, to reality. What is wrong in my taking to such
- A Krishnamurti
Story: untie the
- A conversation
following the Death
of John Field: From "The reluctant Messiah" by Sidney Field.
conversation on the subject of death and what is beyond. Puts all your
ideas on reincarnation on a loose footing.
- Krishnamurti as I
knew him, S.
as I Knew Him [about Jiddu Krishnamurti - Katinka], Radha
- It was in 1982 I
- A few Krishnamurti
Jiddu Krishnamurti in dialogue with Ruben Ernesto Feldman-Gonzalez,
from the internet, januari '99
- The Mill and the
Twenty-year Conversation with J. Krishnamurti, R.
Material from before the disolvement of the order of
- At the
Feet of the Master,
by Alcyone, penname of J. Krishnamurti. Some
- Besant, A. (Annie): Investigations into the
interesting mainly as a new look at the woman Krishnamurti thought
highly of throughout his life.
delivered at Benares,
India on December 28th, 1921, by J. Krishnamurti when he had not yet
dismantled the Order of the Star.
Group - Manual (1925, 1926)
- The Path,
1928, this work shows the sorrows of the night of the soul, and at
the same time foreshadows the pathless path that Krishnamurti would
later stress. The subject is a path that Krishnamurti follows through
many lives. Interesting historically, but also as a reflection on
various aspects of what many people still tend to call "the spiritual
Immortal Friend: poem
- Lecture given in
Holland, when J.
Krishnamurti dissolved the Order of the Star of the East.
- Ernest Wood: Clairvoyant
investigations by C.W. Leadbeater on Alcyone's (or Krishnamurti's)
previous lives. (with extensive notes by C. Jinarajadasa)
- Ernest Wood: "There
religion higher than truth", on the discovery of Jiddu Krishnamurti,
his youth and upbringing and Leadbeater's role in this.
Wood was an eye
witness to these events. This document has been quoted in various
but the complete document is quite interesting despite that)
- E.A. Wodehouse, On
Order of the Star of the East: document from when it was
- Order of
the Star of the
East, pamphlet for enquirers