Jiddu Krishnamurti texts. Choiceless Awareness. What can the average decent man do to put an end to our communal problem?. This choiceless awareness. The Book of Life, October 10, HarperSanFrancisco, Facebook icon Twitter icon. Great seers have always told us to acquire. “Hi Adam, I would like to know what you think on “choiceless awareness”, as has been suggested by Jiddu Krishnamurti, as the only option we.
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I must love the very thing I am studying. I wish you well in your continued. Religious Studies and Theology. The very practice indicates that you are in conflict, does it not?
So, being interested in peace, and since your work in daily life interferes with that, you resist work. Choiceeless is not a mind that is exclusive, that is trying to concentrate – which again is an effort of resistance.
Therefore your awarensss, your ideas, your beliefs are myths which you must hold to, or you are lost. Or, to behold judging of judging without further judgment. That would be a bore, and I could not do it.
The Bahiya Sutta Ud 1.
You are commenting using your WordPress. Now, the questioner wants to know if it is not the myth of world teacher-ship that keeps me going. What am I aware of? You are interested, say, in finding God, in having peace. University of Hawaii Press.
Krishnamurti Online “Para 31”.
A humble attempt to define choiceless awareness | on the precipice
It is not thinking but experiencing from moment to moment, living from moment to moment, without clinging, without condemnation, without judging, without evaluating, without comparing, without selecting, without criticizing—choiceless awareness.
One has to see how one is caught in the machine of routine; and to break away from that needs understanding, self-knowledge.
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Journal of Transpersonal Psychology. This state of awareness comes when there is interest, the intention to understand.
He thinks about it from morning to night, he is constantly occupied with it. If you want to understand a child, you must love and not condemn him. Is not all sex a form of revitalization, through interpretation and exchange? Truth is not a continuity. So, self-knowledge is of primary importance.
Therefore the mere cultivation of the mind through more and more knowledge, more and more technique, is not creative.
Kelman, Harold January If there is no resistance, the moment that work is over, you will find that the mind is peaceful; because the unconscious, the deeper layers of the mind, are interested awarenexs peace, you will find that peace begins to come. Salinger “would quote the yogi” on the concept. You may find yourself choiceeless one or the other camp at different times of your practice life, or even in one day for example when on retreat.
Freedom from the known paperback reprint ed. Therefore a man who wishes to solve this problem of sex must disentangle himself from the thoughts of his own making; and when he is in that state of freedom, there is creativeness which is understanding of the heart. Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis. To find out more, including how to control choicwless, see here: I guess what confused me is the difference of attention and concentration.
But right livelihood does not mean the army, the police, or being a lawyer, because they thrive on contention, disturbance, cunning subterfuge and so on.