Where Can Peace Be Found?

4.3 avg rating
( 10 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781590308783: Where Can Peace Be Found?

Widely recognized as one of the most influential spiritual teachers of the twentieth century, Jiddu Krishnamurti taught that in order for there to be peace in the world, we must each first make peace with ourselves. No spiritual path, leader, or personal or political philosophy will guide us in this endeavor, he said; this transformation of the human psyche is a truth that each of us must discover within.

Here, Krishnamurti teaches that the war and destruction human beings wreak on each other and the environment are caused by our misplaced attachment to a sense of self and individuality that leads to aggression, competition, greed, and conflict. When we recognize that our consciousness is not individual but common to all humans, we can work together in a spirit of cooperation and compassion. Krishnamurti shows that taking personal responsibility for our actions and reactions—in our relationships and in our lives—is the necessary first step toward a global view.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Jiddu Krishnamurti (1895–1986) was one of the most influential spiritual teachers of the twentieth century. He traveled and lectured throughout the world until his death at the age of ninety. His talks and works are preserved in more than seventy books.

Review:

“Krishnamurti is one of the greatest philosophers of the age.”—H. H. the Dalai Lama
“Few modern thinkers have integrated psychology, philosophy, and religion so seamlessly as Krishnamurti.”—Publishers Weekly

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Krishnamurti, J.
Published by Shambhala
ISBN 10: 1590308786 ISBN 13: 9781590308783
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Shambhala. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1590308786 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # SWATI2132178968

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.53
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Krishnamurti J.
Published by Shambhala Publications, Incorporated
ISBN 10: 1590308786 ISBN 13: 9781590308783
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Majestic Books
(London, ,, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Shambhala Publications, Incorporated. Book Condition: New. pp. 128. Bookseller Inventory # 4454566

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 12.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.34
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

J. Krishnamurti
Published by Shambhala (2011)
ISBN 10: 1590308786 ISBN 13: 9781590308783
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Shambhala, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1590308786

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 20.52
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

J. Krishnamurti
Published by Shambhala (2011)
ISBN 10: 1590308786 ISBN 13: 9781590308783
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Shambhala, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1590308786

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 21.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Krishnamurti, J.
Published by Shambhala Pubns (2011)
ISBN 10: 1590308786 ISBN 13: 9781590308783
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Shambhala Pubns, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 111 pages. 8.25x5.25x0.50 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 1590308786

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 35.45
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.01
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds