As the first collection of his talks to students and teachers, Life Ahead clearly illustrates Krishnamurti’s views on education. In the introduction, he writes, “It seems. Life Ahead. Part 1. Life Ahead Part One Chapter 7. You know I have been talking about fear; and it is very important for us to be conscious and aware of fear. Life Ahead presents lessons that move far beyond the traditional forms of education Krishnamurti exposes the roots of fear and eradicates deeply entrenched.

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He loves it, and you love it too. Flowers on the Path. A free human being can never feel that he belongs to any particular country, class, or type of thinking.

This struggle is born of the ahfad to become somebody, and the older people encourage you to be ambitious. Think on These Things. How to write a great review.

What is Right Action. Would you say that being interested in something is ambition? Have you not noticed how even the older people never sit quietly, how they fidget, how they wiggle their toes and move their hands? Fantastic collection of lessons from J. Are you aware of your own feelings when you look at a mason, at the man who mends the road, or drives a taxi, or pulls a cart?

The ambitious man has never found his true vocation; if he had, he would not be ambitious. You know I have been talking about fear; and it is very important for us to be conscious and aware of fear.


Life Ahead

A Collection of Lectures. If you go to a man who is suffering, he will say that the goal of life is to be happy. Whatever it is, if you really love to do it, you are not ambitious; because in love there is no ambition. He probably has a vague inkling of something – the feeling of beauty, an awareness of the birds in the sky, of running krishamurti, of a nice, smiling face, of a auead dancing in the wind, of a woman carrying a burden. Where Can Peace Be Found?

You ask questions, and then subside; you do not listen. Or, get it for Kobo Super Points!

Life Ahead – Jiddu Krishnamurti

krishnamurtj Oct 27, Alina Ramona rated it did not like it. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! Oct 30, Patrick Nolan rated it it was amazing. The goal, the underlying desire of people is generally to find something gratifying, comforting; they want some form of security, safety, so that they will have no doubts, no questions, no anxiety, no fear. Another interesting book on education What Are You Seeking? But that is what krisjnamurti parents want, and it is what the world wants.

The Individual and Society: Also, I love his discussion of education, particularly the dialectic between memorising and understanding.

Leads to a lot of introspection. When you see a man struggling to gain, to achieve, to get ahead of somebody else, have you ever asked yourself what is in his heart?

Life Ahead: On Learning and the Search for Meaning

The First and Last Freedom. Similarly, you must see all the barriers all the limitations and conditionings within yourself; you must understand them and put krishnamurtii aside. He communicated to his listeners a deep sense of respect for nature. My library Help Advanced Book Search. First you must remove the barriers. What is the real goal of life?


If I am really interested in painting, if I love to paint, then I do not compete to be the best or the most famous painter.

The 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva. Manal anead it liked it Feb 05, From then until his death, he traveled the world speaking to large audiences and to individuals about the need for a radical change in mankind.


The Bondage of Conditioning. It is difficult physically to sit still; and how much more difficult it is for the mind to be still! He asked that we tread lightly on this earth without destroying ourselves or the environment. Answers nearly all kroshnamurti that everyone is looking for.

Understanding Freedom and Discipline. The mind can deceive itself enormously. The Answer Is in the Problem.

Only then can you discover the real thing, whether there is a goal or not. But it is easy enough to sit down and go into some kind of dream, have aheadd visions, illusions, and then think that you are very near to God.