Category Archives: Krishnamurti

Concentration vs. Attention – Part II

This post is the second piece in my series on “The Difference Between Concentration and Attention“. — To take a step back, let’s start over by defining the word “concentration” using the help of Dictionary.com, which¬† explains that concentration means … Continue reading

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Concentration vs. Attention – Part I

== JKrishnamurti.org Daily Quote === There is a difference between concentration and attention. Concentration is to bring all your energy to focus on a particular point. In attention there is no point of focus. We are very familiar with one … Continue reading

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If I am Attentive, There is no Building of Images

=== JKrishnamurti.org Daily Quote === How can one be free of the images that one has? First of all, I must find out how these images come into being, what is the mechanism that creates them. You can see that … Continue reading

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To Be Aware Of Inattention

=== JKrishnamurti.org Daily Quote === Attention is this hearing and this seeing, and this attention has no limitation, no resistance, so it is limitless. To attend implies this vast energy: it is not pinned down to a point. In this … Continue reading

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Attention Involves Seeing And Hearing

=== JKrishnamurti.org Daily Quote === Attention involves seeing and hearing. We hear not only with our ears but also we are sensitive to the tones, the voice, to the implication of words, to hear without interference, to capture instantly the … Continue reading

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If You Are Aware Choicelessly

=== JKrishnamurti.org Daily Quote === Just be aware; that is all you have to do, without condemning, without forcing, without trying to change what you are aware of. Then you will see that it is like a tide that is … Continue reading

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To Be Aware Without Condemnation

=== JKrishnamurti.org – Daily Quote === Do not think about doing it, but actually do it now. That is, be aware of the trees, the palm tree, the sky; hear the crows cawing; see the light on the leaf, the … Continue reading

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Is There Seeing Without Preconception?

=== JKrishnamurti.org – Daily Quote === The dictionary meaning of the word ‘perception’ is to become aware of, to apprehend. That is, you see the cupboard, you have a preconception of it; that is not perception. Is there seeing without … Continue reading

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