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What are you doing with your life? Can anyone show you the way, or must you be a light to yourself? Do we see the urgency of change?

One of the greatest spiritual teachers of all time, Krishnamurti challenges us to question all that we know and discover our true nature in the here and now. Krishnamurti deeply inspired many well known figures, such as Bruce Lee, Eckhart Tolle, Jack Nicholson, Van Morrison, Deepak Chopra, George Lucas, Aldous Huxley, and Jack Kornfield.

This official podcast by Krishnamurti Foundation Trust features conversations between Krishnamurti and luminaries from many paths, readings of a classic by actor Terence Stamp and much more.

Get in touch at podcast@kfoundation.org

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What are you doing with your life? Can anyone show you the way, or must you be a light to yourself? Do we see the urgency of change?

One of the greatest spiritual teachers of all time, Krishnamurti challenges us to question all that we know and discover our true nature in the here and now. Krishnamurti deeply inspired many well known figures, such as Bruce Lee, Eckhart Tolle, Jack Nicholson, Van Morrison, Deepak Chopra, George Lucas, Aldous Huxley, and Jack Kornfield.

This official podcast by Krishnamurti Foundation Trust features conversations between Krishnamurti and luminaries from many paths, readings of a classic by actor Terence Stamp and much more.

Get in touch at podcast@kfoundation.org

    Krishnamurti on Fear

    Krishnamurti on Fear

    ‘Most of us are concerned with trimming fear, like we trim branches of a tree. And we think this is good enough, but we don’t challenge ourselves whether it is possible to be completely free of fear.’


    This week’s episode on Fear has five sections. The first extract (2:24) is from Krishnamurti’s second talk in San Francisco 1983, titled ‘We are two friends discussing fear’.


    The second extract (9:34) is from the fifth talk in Saanen 1981, titled ‘What is fear?’


    The third extract (23:52) is from Krishnamurti’s third question and answer meeting in Ojai 1981, titled ‘Observing fear’.


    The fourth extract (47:56) is from the second question and answer meeting at Brockwood Park in 1985, titled ‘Fear of change’.


    The final extract (57:22) is from Krishnamurti’s sixth talk in Saanen 1981, titled ‘Fear of dying’.


    Each weekly episode in this season of the Krishnamurti podcast is based on a major theme of the philosopher’s talks, such as freedom, self-knowledge, beauty, intelligence and meditation. Extracts from our archives have been carefully selected to represent Krishnamurti’s different approaches to each of these universal and timelessly relevant themes.


    Find us online at kfoundation.org and on social media as Krishnamurti Foundation Trust

    • 1 hr 10 min
    Krishnamurti on Ambition

    Krishnamurti on Ambition

    ‘Ambition is the same, whether it is in the world or turned towards God.’


    This week’s episode on Ambition has four sections. The first extract (2:18) is from Krishnamurti’s first talk in London 1962, titled ‘Denying ambition totally.’


    The second extract (13:46) is from the sixth talk in Saanen 1981, titled ‘Where there is ambition, can love exist?’.


    The third extract (25:52) is from Krishnamurti’s first talk at Brockwood Park in 1973, titled ‘Ambition is a waste of energy’.


    The final extract (43:30) this week is from the ninth talk in Ojai 1949, titled ‘Are you free of ambition?’


    Each weekly episode in this season of the Krishnamurti podcast is based on a major theme of the philosopher’s talks, such as freedom, self-knowledge, beauty, intelligence and authority. Extracts from our archives have been carefully selected to represent Krishnamurti’s different approaches to each of these universal and timelessly relevant themes.


    Find us online at kfoundation.org and on social media as Krishnamurti Foundation Trust

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Krishnamurti on Peace

    Krishnamurti on Peace

    ‘Peace is necessary in order to grow, to flower, to understand, to have time to look around, to explore into ourselves and what we find there. We must have peace.’


    This week’s episode on Peace has three sections. The first extract (2:26) is from Krishnamurti’s first talk in Saanen 1983, titled ‘Is it possible to live in peace?’


    The second extract (30:32) is from the second question and answer meeting at Brockwood in 1984, titled ‘Peace requires intelligence’.


    The final extract (58:08) this week is from Krishnamurti’s ninth talk in Saanen 1964, titled ‘Peace of mind’.


    Each weekly episode in this season of the Krishnamurti podcast is based on a major theme of the philosopher’s talks, such as freedom, self-knowledge, beauty, intelligence and authority. Extracts from our archives have been carefully selected to represent Krishnamurti’s different approaches to each of these universal and timelessly relevant themes.


    Find us online at kfoundation.org and on social media as Krishnamurti Foundation Trust

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Krishnamurti on Individuality

    Krishnamurti on Individuality

    ‘Each of us has been brought up to be a separate individual with our own soul. Is this a fact, or merely a concept?’
    This week’s episode on individuality has four sections. The first extract (2:18) is from Krishnamurti’s first talk in Ojai 1981, titled ‘We think we are individuals’.
    The second extract (25:34) is from the first talk at Brockwood Park in 1981, titled ‘The concept of individuality is the root of division’.
    The third extract (41:11) is from the first question and answer meeting in Ojai 1984, titled ‘You are not unique’.
    The final extract (1:06:15) is from Krishnamurti’s third talk in Madras 1972, titled ‘Is there a permanent you?’
    Each weekly episode in this season of the Krishnamurti podcast is based on a major theme of the philosopher’s talks, such as freedom, self-knowledge, beauty, intelligence and meditation. Extracts from our archives have been carefully selected to represent Krishnamurti’s different approaches to each of these universal and timelessly relevant themes.
    Find us online at kfoundation.org and on social media as Krishnamurti Foundation Trust

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Krishnamurti on Meditation

    Krishnamurti on Meditation

    ‘Meditation means the emptying of consciousness of its content. Then only can the mind be absolutely quiet.’
    This week’s episode on Meditation has four sections. The first extract (2:24) is from Krishnamurti’s fourth talk in San Diego 1970, titled ‘What is meditation?’
    The second extract (16:41) is from the seventh talk in Saanen 1974, titled ‘The controller is the controlled’.
    The third extract (42:32) is from Krishnamurti’s sixth talk in Ojai 1949, titled ‘Meditation is the beginning of self-knowledge’.
    The final extract (1:11:11) this week is from a direct recording by Krishnamurti in 1983, titled ‘Meditation is without measurement’. This recording is exclusive to this podcast and has not been heard outside of the archives before now.
    Each weekly episode in this season of the Krishnamurti podcast is based on a major theme of the philosopher’s talks, such as freedom, self-knowledge, beauty, intelligence and authority. Extracts from our archives have been carefully selected to represent Krishnamurti’s different approaches to each of these universal and timelessly relevant themes.
    Find us online at kfoundation.org and on social media as Krishnamurti Foundation Trust

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Krishnamurti on Society

    Krishnamurti on Society

    ‘We need a new society; and that society is not going to be created by anybody except by you. I do not think we feel the immense responsibility of this.’
    This week’s episode on Society has five sections. The first extract (2:29) is from Krishnamurti’s fourth question and answer meeting in Ojai 1981, titled ‘What is your relationship to society?’
    The second extract (8:36) is from the third talk in Madras 1985, titled ‘Each one of us has built society’.
    The third extract (19:10) is from Krishnamurti’s second question and answer meeting in Saanen 1982, titled ‘Is it possible to not contribute to the cruelty of society?’
    The fourth extract (30:24) is from the fourth talk in Saanen 1972, titled ‘Society creates an image in us’.
    The final extract (48:36) this week is from Krishnamurti’s first talk in Bombay 1965, titled ‘We need a new society’.
    Each weekly episode in this season of the Krishnamurti podcast is based on a major theme of the philosopher’s talks, such as freedom, self-knowledge, beauty, intelligence and authority. Extracts from our archives have been carefully selected to represent Krishnamurti’s different approaches to each of these universal and timelessly relevant themes.
    Find us online at kfoundation.org and on social media as Krishnamurti Foundation Trust

    • 1 hr 6 min

Customer Reviews

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29 Ratings

29 Ratings

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Lovely!

Heartfelt thanks to the people at Krishnamurti Foundations for making these recordings available in the form of a podcast. I found the introductory voice to be especially calming and of course, K’s words are profound.

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Soul touching

Thank you for making the talks available for us. It is life changing, it touches you in the most beautiful way. After a long day I look forward to the most priceless Teachings.
Thank you for making it possible for me. Can’t thank enough

xlkgum ,

Highly recommended

Thoroughly enjoy listening to this Podcast ! Every word is a masterpiece on its own and this Podcast’s great collection of Krishnamurti’s talks is perfectly put. I’d extend my gratitude to the creators of the same.

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