Jiddu Krishnamurti I thought I’d write a little about Jiddu Krishnamurti, as I studied his work a lot at one time and years later in numerous occasions while out of the body, I received some information about him, which can shed some light upon his work as a spiritual teacher. Krishnamurti was a great influence upon me in my late teens, particularly as an inspiration to practice the awareness of the present moment and to observe my inner states. I began studying his work in 1981. Two years before that I took art as a subject in school, which enabled me to spend much of the time painting outdoors in nature. My goal was to capture the spiritual I felt in nature, and so I would sit for hours perceiving its stillness, movement, peacefulness, and beauty. I wanted to communicate the spiritual I felt in nature through painting, and so I decided to study art after leaving school to pursue that goal. When I started attending Art College in 1981, I, along with the rest of the students were sent a recommended reading list that didn’t have much art on it, but was mostly a list of philosophical [...]
They're popular, charismatic, look the part, and want your money, but can you really be sure you're getting you're dollars worth? Or is there something fishy about the whole deal? Commercial gurus have forged their place in the hearts and minds of the public, their smiling faces adorn every successful bookstore and new age golf course, but is spiritual knowledge a commodity to be bought and sold? No it's not, at least not if you're after the real deal. Read the article here
Just be, and be part of a constant evolutionary you, everything is as it should be. Do you really believe it? If you do, think again, there's a lot more going on inside you than you realize, and its not all good. Read the article in the Esoteric Wisdom section on the articles page, its from a talk in Oregon in 2009. It looks at the influences of forces of darkness upon the human psyche.
It's not enough to like the idea of inner change, or to believe something about consciousness, to have the real thing you'll have to work for it, and be part of the struggle of light against darkness. Added to the Esoteric Wisdom section in Articles, its from a talk at the Oregon retreat in 2009.
This happens so often, a person with a negative attitude can make another feel low, so what do you do to counter it? Take a look at how you respond and deal with that. Read more in the article in the self-knowledge section of the articles page. Its from a talk in Oregon in 2009.
A lot of talks are now being released, most of them were lost from public view, but thanks to a great work in transcribing them from their audio, they have finally been released. There are still quite a few left to go up.