Witnessing

The Consolation of Theosophy 0 (0)

The Consolation of Theosophy Leadbeater was also instrumental in engineering the Theosophical Society’s greatest and most ironic success, the grooming and selling of Jiddu Krishnamurti, the “World Teacher”—supposedly an incarnation of Maitreya, the Messianic Buddha—to a holiness- parched international public. Washington leaves us to surmise whether Leadbeater’s quasi-abduction in 1909 of this fourteen-year-old son of an impoverished Indian Theosophist was motivated more…

UG 0 (0)

[su_quote style=”modern-light”]I discovered for myself and by myself that there is no self to realize. That’s the realization I am talking about.[/su_quote] [su_quote style=”modern-light”]I have no teaching. There is nothing to preserve. Teaching implies something that can be used to bring about change. Sorry, there is no teaching here, just disjointed, disconnected sentences. What is there is only your interpretation, nothing else.…

Jay 0 (0)

Jiddu Krishnamurti Socrates:Plato::J::UG [su_quote style=”modern-light”]I maintain that truth is a pathless land, and you cannot approach it by any path whatsoever, by any religion, by any sect. That is my point of view, and I adhere to that absolutely and unconditionally. Truth, being limitless, unconditioned, unapproachable by any path whatsoever, cannot be organized; nor should any organization be formed to lead or…

Mindfulness 0 (0)

[otw_is sidebar=otw-sidebar-3]   Mindfulness as a modern, western practice is founded on modern[note 6] vipassana, and the training of sati, which means “moment to moment awareness of present events”, but also “remembering to be aware of something”.[68] It leads to insight into the true nature of reality,[36][69][not in citation given] namely the three marks of existence, the impermanence of and the unsatisfactoriness…

Krishnamurtis’ 0 (0)

  U.G. Krishnamurti regularly attended talks given by J. Krishnamurti in Madras, India, eventually beginning a direct dialogue with him in 1953. U. G. Krishnamurti related that the two had almost daily discussions for a while, which he asserted were not providing satisfactory answers to his questions. Finally, their meetings came to a halt. He described part of the final discussion: And then, towards…