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Lives in the shadow with J. Krishnamurti

Author: Radha Rajagopal Sloss
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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... the author traces the rise of Krishnamurti from obscurity in India by selection of the Theosophical Society to be the vehicle of a new incarnation of their world teacher. Breaking from Theosophy, Krishnamurti inspired his own following, retaining the dedication of his longtime friend Rajagopal, himself highly educated, to oversee all practicalities and the editing and publication of his writings. How this bond  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: J Krishnamurti; J Krishnamurti
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Radha Rajagopal Sloss
ISBN: 0747507201 9780747507208
OCLC Number: 26674091
Description: xiii, 335 pages, [20] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Early history, the path of discipleship (late nineteenth century to 1931) --
Personal memories, truth is a pathless land (1931-47) --Denouement, lost in a pathless land (1947-86).
Responsibility: Radha Rajagopal Sloss.

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For nearly half a century the charismatic spiritual teacher J.Krishnamurti gathered an enormous following throughout Europe, India, Australia and North America. This work traces his rise from  Read more...

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