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24 September 2023

Hope means you are in despair. Being in despair, you look to something to give you hope. Have you understood the nature of despair, why you are in despair? Have you ever looked at your despair, why it exists? It exists... See full quote

J. Krishnamurti
From From Public Talk 3, Santa Monica, California, 7 March 1970

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The Core of the Teachings

The core of Krishnamurti's teaching is contained in the
statement he made in 1929 when he said, 'Truth is a pathless land'. Man cannot come to it through any organisation, through any creed, through any dogma, priest or ritual, not through any philosophical knowledge or psychological technique. He has to find it through the mirror of relationship, through the understanding of the contents of his own mind, through observation and not through intellectual analysis or introspective dissection.' 

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