The First and Last Freedom
Krishnamurti is a number one religious instructor of our century. within the First and final Freedom he cuts away symbols and fake institutions within the look for natural fact and ideal freedom. via discussions on affliction, worry, gossip, intercourse and different subject matters, Krishnamurti’s quest turns into the readers, an project of large importance.
for this reason it needs to start inwardly, now not outwardly. there's a rare freedom while one is familiar with the total technique of trust, why the brain is connected to a trust. while there's freedom from ideals, there's simplicity. yet that simplicity calls for intelligence, and to be clever one has to be conscious of one's personal impediments. To remember, one needs to be continually at the watch, no longer tested in any specific groove, in any specific development of idea or motion. in the end, what one is.
Voluntarily-not triggered, no longer due to hope. it's only while that technique involves an finish that love is, that's endlessly new. we don't have to hunt fact. fact isn't anything far-off. it's the fact concerning the brain, fact approximately its actions from second to second. If we're conscious of this second to-moment fact, of this entire means of time, that conscious ness releases recognition or the strength that's intel ligence, love. as long as the brain makes use of recognition as self-activity,.
if you happen to may try and needless to say that's undying. 5· ON self-discipline Q_uestion : All religions have insisted on a few form of self self-discipline to average the instincts of the brute in guy. via strength of will the saints and mystics have asserted that they have got attained godhood. Now you appear to indicate that such disciplines are a trouble to the belief of God. i'm pressured. who's correct during this topic ? Krishnamurti : it isn't a query of who's correct during this topic. What.
phrases. You your self, who're the repeater of these phrases, are careworn and unsure, and mere repetition of phrases conveys not anything. as a result the phrases and the books have misplaced their price ; that's, ifyou quote the Bible, or Marx, or the Bhagavad Gita, as you who quote it are your self doubtful, stressed, your repetition turns into a lie ; simply because what's written there turns into mere propaganda, and propaganda isn't really fact. So in case you repeat, you've ceased to appreciate your personal nation ofbeing. You.
Your spouse, along with your teenagers ? evidently no longer. hence the relatives is purely an excuse to proceed your identify or culture, to provide you what you will want, sexually or psychologically, so the kin turns into a method of self perpetuation, of sporting in your identify. that's one form of immortality, one form of permanency. The family members is usually used as a method of gratification. i take advantage of others ruthlessly within the enterprise global, within the political or social global open air, and at domestic i attempt to be sort and.