Extracts - 1 January 1997
Our human brain is a mechanical process. Thought is a materialistic process, and that thought has been conditioned to think as a Buddhist, as a Hindu, as a Christian. Is it possible to be free from that conditioning?
The ‘me’, the ‘self’, is a movement in knowledge, a series of memories. Then the question arises: Is it possible to live psychologically without a single memory?
Beyond Myth and Tradition is a twelve-part series made by the Krishnamurti Foundation of America. Each programme focuses on a particular aspect of life and presents relevant excerpts from Krishnamurti's Talks and Discussions filmed at different times around the world. Produced and Directed by Evelyn Blau and Michael Mendizza (The Challenge of Change), this series offers a very good introduction to Krishnamurti's teachings, whilst also conveying their scope, depth and relevancy in today's world.
Series title: Beyond myth & tradition
Video Duration: 29 minutes
Subtitles: English, Dutch, Finnish, French, Greek, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Turkish, Vietnamese