Reading J Krishnamurti

Reading and understanding Jiddu Krishnamurthy is not easy. So I am told. But the problem lies somewhere else. First, there are no books authored by J. Krishnamurti or ‘K’ as he called himself or ‘Krishnaji’ as every one else called him. Most of the books are compilations of his talks with people. Some are compilation of extracts from various talks e.g. ‘Freedom from the known’. The foremost problem lies in the fact that we are habitual of a theme or ideology and expect that a book would lay down an abstract principle and explain it but J.Krishnamurti is just the opposite.
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