Jiddu Krishnamurti

Ben’s Top Ten Books of 2009

This year I read twenty books that earned my coveted 5-star rating. Here, in no particular order, are the ten I feel were the best of those twenty. 1. In the Land of Invented Languages: Esperanto Rock Stars, Klingon Poets, Loglan Lovers, and The Mad Dreamers Who Tried to Build A…

The First and Last Freedom

The First and Last Freedom is a 1954 book by philosopher and spiritual thinker Jiddu Krishnamurti. Writer Aldous Huxley wrote the forward and described well what this complex book is all about: “The fundamental theme is developed by Krishnamurti in passage after passage. 'There is hope in men, not in…