Krishnamurti & the Art of Awakening

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Mac Djerf
Mac Djerf
Sweden
Birthday: December 1
Member since: Thu, 11 Jun 2009, 5:56pm
Last visited 2 years ago

Member Statement

I came into contact with K in the early 70:s and have remained interested ever since.

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Are there any aspects of Krishnamurti's teaching that you find implausible or difficult to accept?

No, not at all.

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Do you think it advisable to introduce Krishnamurti to people you know? Have you ever done it and if yes, what are your experiences?

I think it is very important to introduce people to K:s work and I try to do so on every occasion that appears. In most cases it is well received but rarely "lived".

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Can dialogue - in the sense of sincere inquiry - be organized or can it only come about spontaneously, unprompted?

It can be organized and "we" have a group meeting regularly almost since 1975. The group has changed considerably during the years but still exists.

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Do you think Krishnamurti was exceptional, or is the transformation he spoke of universally accessible?

I believe he was an extraordinary person, but that the "message" is accessible to everyone.

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Do you think it is possible to make Krishnamurti more "practicable" than what he himself seems to have allowed for?

Yes I think so. Where I live we have had to make it practicable in order to make people interested and also to make it liveable.

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Does the phrase "living the teachings" have any meaning to you?

Yes very much so. It is the only way to handle the teachings. Otherwise it becomes dry and hard.

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What future do you foresee for Krishnamurti's works? Do you think they will grow in importance or will they just gradually die away?

I think the work is running a great risk but that it is possible to hand it over to the next generation.

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How do you personally go about exploring the Krishnamurti's teachings (through personal study, dialogues, dvds)?

I still read an old book once in a while, but mostly discuss with friends.

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If you had to sum up what Krishnamurti is all about in just a few words of your own, what would they be?

To make people psychologically free of personal conditioning.

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judith donson (account deleted) wrote:
Mon, 08 Jul 2013, 3:24am

HI,
Please can we be friends?
My name is Judith,i am a simple girl,I'm interested in you for a good friendship,please contact me back for a better introduction if you're interested.feel free as i will be waiting to hear from you soon (judith.donson22@yahoo.com)

Yours friend Judith.