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Freedom from the Known 560 copies, 11 reviews
Think on These Things 547 copies, 4 reviews
The First and Last Freedom 397 copies, 9 reviews
The Awakening of Intelligence 329 copies, 1 review
The Ending of Time (Dialogue) 193 copies, 8 reviews
Flight of the Eagle 140 copies, 3 reviews
On Love and Loneliness 133 copies, 3 reviews
Krishnamurti's Notebook 128 copies, 2 reviews
At the Feet of the Master 124 copies, 6 reviews
Meditations (Shambhala Classics) 103 copies, 3 reviews
On Fear 97 copies, 1 review
Krishnamurti Reader: No. 1 96 copies, 1 review
Beyond Violence 89 copies, 1 review
The Impossible Question 70 copies, 3 reviews
To Be Human 68 copies, 2 reviews
On Relationship 65 copies, 1 review
The Only Revolution 64 copies, 4 reviews
Beginnings of Learning 64 copies, 1 review
Flame of Attention 63 copies, 1 review
On God 59 copies, 3 reviews
Krishnamurti Reader: No. 2 55 copies, 1 review
Krishnamurti on Education 54 copies, 1 review
Krishnamurti's Journal 54 copies, 1 review
Truth and Actuality 53 copies, 2 reviews
On Living and Dying 52 copies, 2 reviews
The Wholeness of Life 52 copies, 4 reviews
Talks with American Students 41 copies, 2 reviews
Freedom, Love and Action 36 copies, 1 review
Tradition and Revolution 31 copies, 3 reviews
On Right Livelihood 31 copies, 1 review
On Learning and Knowledge 28 copies, 2 reviews
On Freedom 28 copies, 2 reviews
Last Talks at Saanen, 1985 24 copies, 1 review
On Nature and the Environment 22 copies, 1 review
On Conflict 20 copies
On Truth 20 copies, 1 review
All The Marvelous Earth 19 copies, 1 review
On Mind and Thought 19 copies, 1 review
Truth Is a Pathless Land 18 copies, 1 review
Questions and Answers 17 copies, 1 review
Choiceless Awareness 16 copies, 1 review
Education as service 12 copies, 1 review
The immortal friend 10 copies, 1 review
Aantekeningen 9 copies
De la connaissance de soi 9 copies, 4 reviews
Washington D.C. Talks 1985 8 copies, 1 review
Ervaring en gedrag 8 copies, 1 review
Letters to a Young Friend 7 copies, 1 review
Life the goal 6 copies
Diario (Spanish Edition) 5 copies, 2 reviews
Esa luz en uno mismo 5 copies, 1 review
The path 5 copies, 1 review
Diario I 4 copies, 1 review
Usted es el mundo 4 copies, 2 reviews
Sobre la verdad 4 copies, 2 reviews
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The search 4 copies
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Antología básica 3 copies, 1 review
Ser Humano 3 copies, 1 review
Now 2 copies
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Frihed i nuet 2 copies
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Jiddu Krishnamurti or J. Krishnamurti (May 12, 1895–February 17, 1986), was a renowned writer and speaker on philosophical and spiritual subjects. His subject matter included: psychological revolution, the nature of the mind, meditation, human relationships, and bringing about positive change in society. He constantly stressed the need for a revolution in the psyche of every human being and emphasized that such revolution cannot be brought about by any external entity, be it religious, political, or social. Krishnamurti was born into a Telugu Brahmin family in what was then colonial India. In early adolescence, while living next to the Theosophical Society headquarters at Adyar in Madras, he encountered prominent occultist and high-ranking Theosophist C.W. Leadbeater. He was subsequently raised under the tutelage of Annie Besant and C.W. Leadbeater, leaders of the Society at the time, who believed him to be the likely "vehicle" for an expected World Teacher. As a young man, he disavowed this idea and dissolved the worldwide organization (the Order of the Star) established to support it. He declared allegiance to no nationality, caste, religion, or philosophy, and spent the rest of his life traveling the world as an independent individual speaker, speaking to large and small groups, as well as with interested individuals. He authored a number of books, among them The First and Last Freedom, The Only Revolution, and Krishnamurti's Notebook. In addition, a large collection of his talks and discussions have been published. His last public talk was in Madras, India, in January 1986, a month before his death at his home in Ojai, California.
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