Sources Utilized For This Study
(1) The main source
of this study is the Krishnamurti CD-ROM by the Krishnamurti Foundation
Trust-1991. This CD-ROM contains the complete published works of Krishnamurti
(from 1933-1986) and includes his talks, discussions, dialogues, Questions-Answers,
(2) Archival material
at Krishnamurti foundations. (as quoted in Books by Mary Lutyens, Pupul
Jayakar, Susunaga Weeraperuma and G Narayan).
(a) The Years of
Awakening by Mary Lutyens Avon books USA
This study utilizes
excerpts from the entire life span of Krishnamurti's teachings from
1920's to 1986 and is representative of the whole spectrum of his teachings.
This study is genuine,
authentic and unbiased. Word by word as Krishnamurti said and not a
word from outside. I have not added anything from my side. The wordings
of the questions put to Krishnamurti by others in discussions / dialogues
/ question and answer sessions have not been utilized for this study.
Whatever J. Krishnamurti has said has been presented without altering
it in anyway.
The sources of the
sayings of J Krishnamurti have been mentioned along with the quotes.
I have taken paragraphs from the first part of this study and these
paragraphs are entirely a collection of K's own words. These paragraphs
are sourced from more than one source and as such the source for such
paragraphs is mentioned simply as 'CD-ROM'. Kindly refer to the first
part of this study (K on sensations/the journey from sensations to sacred
by K) to find how that study was done. Please utilize the word search
option on the KFT CD-ROM to verify the authenticity of any statement
or to find out the source/reference. At several places in the study
I have mentioned the name of the book and the page no from where the
quote has been taken. All these books have been published by KFI. The
material contained in these books is available on the CD-ROM and detailed
source/reference can be checked by using the CD-ROM.
The reference of all non CD-ROM sources (Archival material) have clearly been mentioned and for further details please check the book mentioned.
(1) The major input
of this study is from the publications of Vipassana Research Institute
(VRI)-Igatpuri (Nasik) India-422403. The discourses of Shri S N Goenka
and Sayagyi U Ba Khin as published by VRI have been utilized alongwith
the research articles published by VRI.
VRI has compiled the Chattha Sangayana CD-ROM which is the most authentic
compilation of the Buddha's sayings alongwith commentaries and sub commentaries
in Pali. All the research papers and publications of VRI utilize this
The books and sources
utilized are :-
a) Tipitak mein
Samyak Sambuddh (Vol. I and II) (in hindi) VRI
The VRI CD-ROM can be utilized to verify the authenticity and to check the reference of any discourse by Lord Buddha.
Kindly check the book sources mentioned for further details and for further reading.
Non VRI books
utilized for this study are:
a) The Buddha and
His Teachings - Narada. (BPS Sri Lanka)
Please check www.kfa.org for info on K CD-ROM, publications, the foundations in USA, UK and India.
DHAMMA::Please check www.dhamma.org and www.vri.dhamma.org for Tipitaka CD-ROM, publications, addresses of Vipassana meditation centres and course schedules all over the world.
May all beings be happy !
- Munish Agarwal