CFL is a community of students and adults interested in learning about ourselves and our relationship with the world. This learning involves not only academics and other life skills, but also a deeper exploration about our emotions and thought processes and the way we respond to the challenges of life. The questions raised by J Krishnamurti play a significant role in our educational vision.

CFL is a community of students and adults interested in learning about ourselves and our relationship with the world. This learning involves not only academics and other life skills, but also a deeper exploration about our emotions and thought processes and the way we respond to the challenges of life. The questions raised by J Krishnamurti play a significant role in our educational vision.

Philosophy

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“Surely, education has no meaning unless it helps you understand the vast expanse of life with all its subtleties, its extraordinary beauty, its sorrows and joys.”
~ J Krishnamurti

The starting point of our educational thinking is that there is a crisis in human society at personal and social levels. Human needs and desires have created the social structures we live in today, and any examination of these structures or any attempt to change them must at least begin with an examination of our personal, “subjective” emotional patterns.

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Admissions

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CFL is a cooperative endeavour. Parents and students are not passive consumers but partners in the process of education and in the inquiry and exploration that is central to the activity of the school.

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Magadi Days

Landscape Mapping : Middle School Project, 2012

[January to February 2012]      As part of their three-month Observation sessions with Sandy, the Akshas and Palashas (our 12 ...

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Reading Between the Lines : A Conversation, 2014

Three teachers from Swami Vivekananda youth movement, Ramkumar, Mr. Lohith and Mr. Ravi, visited CFL in mid-July, 2014. They work ...

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Story of a Tree : Mela, 2016

At CFL, our melas have been a chance to collectively delve into diverse realms of exploration. Melas occur every two ...

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From our archives : Trek in the Himalayas, 2011

Interlude in the Gori Ganga Valley : Munsiari and Ralam The quest for the meaning of human life is something ...

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A Walk Along Water : Aksha Excursion, December 2016

In the winter of 2016, nine twelve year-olds and two teachers set out on a riverine and coastal walk. We ...

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Our Neighbours : Middle School Project, 2015

Letters to Pakistan Over the span of CFL’s life, a diverse array of projects have happened in the middle school. ...

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