Musing on Medusa, Reflections on the Gorgon’s Head


Those of us who fear chaos, through our efforts to control chaos, bring about more chaos, a more virulent chaos, a more violent chaos. At such times we see chaos as the Gorgon's head, writhing, wriggling, frightening. We project our anger, anger resulting from our fears onto this horrific mass, "If I am afraid it… Continue reading Musing on Medusa, Reflections on the Gorgon’s Head

Images, Projections, Reflections; Perturbations on the Surface of Sorrow


In this second segment of a video-taped dialogue Krishnamurti speaks of sorrow and compassion, death, and the sacred. At one point David Shainberg, who sits in for "every-person," makes a connection between images and the surface of the sorrow that underlies existence. He suggested that images were like waves upon this river of sorrow. I… Continue reading Images, Projections, Reflections; Perturbations on the Surface of Sorrow