This Documentary is an introduction to the teachings of J. Krishnamurti, who as a young man declared that his concern was to set mankind unconditionally free. Taking freedom as the basis for an examination of Krishnamurtiâ€™s teaching, this Documentary offers a glimpse of his approach to the resolution of the many problems that burden humanity. The film contains several excerpts from Krishnamurtiâ€™s public talks and a brief description of his life story.
The Great Liberation follows an old lama and his novice monk as they guide a Himalayan villager into the afterlife using readings from The Tibetan Book of the Dead. The souls 49-day journey towards rebirth is envisioned through actual photography of rarely seen Buddhist rituals, interwoven with groundbreaking animation by internationally acclaimed filmmaker Ishu Patel.
Most of us would agree that human beings are guided, controlled, dictated and governed by subconscious desires that we are â€˜more than likelyâ€™ unaware. Not only are we ignorant of the significance attached to â€˜all too obvious cluesâ€™, promptings, implications, distinctions, and surprising consequences but more importantly we, sometimes, [more often than not] ignore or deny much to our chagrin, those sensations which result in â€œweird feelingsâ€ as such, In other words, we discount the sensations without trusting our first instinct.