The Religious Teacher and the Little Bird: A Short Story

There is a story of a religious teacher who used to talk every morning to his disciples. One morning he got on to the platform and was just about to begin when a little bird came and sat on the window sill and began to sing, and sang away with full heart. Then it stopped and flew away and the teacher said, `The sermon for this morning is over’.

Source: “Freedom from the Known“, by Jiddu Krishnamurti

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