Freedom From The Known is a book that provides much needed insight into the monotonous quality our lives have adapted into. The book does an in-depth exploration of the idea that life as we know it is a result of the pressure we are under to maintain and achieve what is expected of us by the society.
In this book, readers are provided with the opportunity to reflect on all of the achievements of their lives. And analysing how much of it was what they truly want to do as oppose to what was expect of them. The author opines that people disillusion themselves into believing that societal expectations are norms that define the construct of their daily lives will bring them happiness. The book goes on to suggest that people have forgotten the true value and meaning of happiness.
The book talks about the importance of freeing ourselves from societal norms, values and expectations. It is suggestible that only by doing so can we focus on the right way. Thus to find peace and happiness in our lives.
The author J. Krishnamurti was a highly regard spiritual teacher and speaker. His teachings are believe to have help numerous people attain peace and happiness in their lives. He has written several other books on spiritual enlightenment. Freedom from the Known is consider to be one of his most profound works.
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