Can Humanity Change?: J. Krishnamurti in Dialogue with by Jiddu Krishnamurti

By Jiddu Krishnamurti

Many have thought of Buddhism to be the faith closest in spirit to J. Krishnamurti's religious teaching—even even though the good instructor used to be recognized for urging scholars to hunt fact outdoors geared up faith. This checklist of a ancient stumble upon among Krishnamurti and a gaggle of Buddhist students presents a different chance to determine what the good instructor needed to say himself approximately Buddhist teachings. The conversations, which came about in London within the past due Nineteen Seventies, thinking about human realization and its capability for transformation. individuals comprise Walpola Rahula, the popular Sri Lankan Buddhist monk and student, writer of the vintage introductory textual content What the Buddha Taught.

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