Zen Walking

Zen Walking

Zen Walking - this meditation was recently held for the first time at Oshodham, Delhi, with enthusiastic participants. Kul Bhushan reports about their experiences.

There is something more… What is it?

There is something more… What is it?

Rafia Morgan, one of the world's top group facilitators and co-creator of the Path of Love process, talks about his work on video.

Gossip

Gossip

In these times of fake news, gossip and chatter on Twitter and Facebook I am reminded of what Osho said on gossip in the ‘good old commune times’, writes Marc.

Indians’ uneasiness with sex

Indians’ uneasiness with sex

Prof. V. Santhakumar tries to fathom the origins of this, for women, very uncomfortable trait of Indian culture, that does not seem to die off even after years of modernisation and growth of the middle classes.

Death. Again. And Awareness.

Death. Again. And Awareness.

Lokita's insights on death while seeing her father go: "Standing next to his lifeless form, once again I was ... in awe of the mystery of life and death, the mystery of who we are."

“Am I dying?” The honest answer

“Am I dying?” The honest answer

In this TED talk, emergency medical technician O’Reilly describes what happens next when a gravely hurt patient asks him: “Am I going to die?”

Art

Diving into the unknown

Diving into the unknown

An online exhibition of Prabhu's artwork; "Art has to be made in such a way that the spectator and the artist can enter into a positive space of harmony and centering."

Everyday Buddhas

Everyday Buddhas

Rashid's ink drawings: "Every drawing is a different sort of failure. I offer them as milestones on the Way of Meditation."

The woodpecker

The woodpecker

In answer to the question, What is this ego? Osho tells an ancient story. From our series 1001 Tales, compiled by Shanti.

Three wise men in a locked room

Three wise men in a locked room

"People are trying different methodologies, practising a thousand and one things, to get out. And in fact they are out." says Osho. From our series 1001 Tales, compiled by Shanti.

Osho visits a bistro

Osho visits a bistro

An excerpt from Chapter 2, Life Awakening Center (Jivan Jagruti Kendra) of Laherubhai's book 'Blessed Moments with Osho'.

‘Blessed Moments with Osho’

‘Blessed Moments with Osho’

Tarpan reviews Laherubhai's book that was self-published in 2016, foreword by Anando: "This book provides not only an important historical record, but also a fascinating story of Laheru’s own journey as a seeker and his experiences with the master."

Remembering Laxmi

Remembering Laxmi

Several friends share moments with Laxmi.

“Take sannyas,” Laxmi said

“Take sannyas,” Laxmi said

Fatima recalls her meetings with Laxmi who nudged her to take sannyas and later, to help write a book about her.

The Only Life: Osho, Laxmi and a Journey of the Heart

The Only Life: Osho, Laxmi and a Journey of the Heart

A most significant and comprehensive book about Laxmi's life written by Rashid Maxwell has been published on December 11, 2017; reviewed by Bhagawati.

Laxmi is not in America now

Laxmi is not in America now

Excerpt from the recently published book by Rashid Maxwell, The Only Life: Osho, Laxmi and a Journey of the Heart.

‘The Freedom of Having Nothing’

‘The Freedom of Having Nothing’

A presentation of Samudra's (Katell Gélébart) memoir.

Autumn in Kharkiv

Autumn in Kharkiv

An excerpt from Chapter 12 entitled 'Ukrainian partnership' of ecodesigner Samudra's new book, 'The Freedom of Having Nothing'.

A Spiritual Rebel’s Manifesto

A Spiritual Rebel’s Manifesto

Merely a few weeks after releasing his 44th book, Arjuna (John Hogue) has published the 45th about humanity's future outlook and Osho's vision. For the first time in all his published books, he also speaks about himself and his inner journey, writes Bhagawati.

The ultimate time of human crisis

The ultimate time of human crisis

Excerpt from Arjuna's (John Hogue) newly released book, 'A Spiritual Rebel's Manifesto': "A gathering of meditators and a spread of consciousness around the world has never been more needed than now."

Psychic Utopia

Psychic Utopia

Roshani saw the play by the Hand2Mouth Theater Company who used the Rajneeshpuram experiment as an inspiration.

The magic of the rain raga

The magic of the rain raga

This classical raga of melodious music evokes joy, romance, yearning, love and devotion, writes Kul Bhushan after enjoying an eclectic concert in New Delhi.

Subhash Ghai releases book on occasion of 86th birthday of Osho

Subhash Ghai releases book on occasion of 86th birthday of Osho

Launch of Rashid Maxwell's book about Ma Yoga Laxmi in Delhi. Published in United News of India, December 12, 2017.

‘A journey of the heart’

‘A journey of the heart’

On Osho’s birthday today, we bring you an excerpt from a new book by Rashid Maxwell that portrays the life and times of his once-favoured disciple. Published in Speaking Tree, December 11, 2017.

When Indira sought Osho secretary’s help to persuade Rajiv Gandhi to enter politics

When Indira sought Osho secretary’s help to persuade Rajiv Gandhi to enter politics

Article about Laxmi being asked by Indira Gandhi to help persuade Rajiv Gandhi to enter politics. Published in Economic Times, India, on December 10, 2017.

Simply surrender to Laxmi

Simply surrender to Laxmi

Tonight Sagar came to darshan, telling Osho that Laxmi (the secretary of the organization) has asked him to leave the ashram. He asked Osho if he were really to leave or if this was a message to indicate that he should apply himself more to the work.

Art, consciousness and catharsis

Art, consciousness and catharsis

Osho reminds us to acknowledge that each child is different, writes Keerti in the Asian Age on November 15, 2017.

Enlightenment – The Only Revolution

Enlightenment – The Only Revolution

Osho has given over 200 discourses on Bhagwad Gita, and a large number of people have been reading and relishing them, writes Chaitanya Keerti in The Asian Age, on October 31, 2017.

Happiness

Happiness

Short animation film by Steve Cutts: The story of a rodent's unrelenting quest for happiness and fulfillment.

Happiness is always with you

Happiness is always with you

Osho says that the statement in the American Constitution that the pursuit of happiness is man's birthright is stupid.

I celebrate myself

I celebrate myself

"When you celebrate, the whole existence participates with you. Only in celebration do we meet the ultimate, the eternal," says Osho.

Happy Birthday, Osho!

Happy Birthday, Osho!

Osho's birthday celebration on December 11, 1978 (or 1977?) in Buddha Hall, Pune, India. Chanting led by Yoga Taru.

The complete circle of energy

The complete circle of energy

Osho introduces a small experiment: "You are looking at the mirror, your own face in the mirror, your own eyes in the mirror..."

Vipassana Meditation

Vipassana Meditation

An introduction, and invitation, to Vipassana; a video by Nisarga from the Integral Body Institute in Poland.

Stunning photos of Juno’s Jupiter fly-by

Stunning photos of Juno’s Jupiter fly-by

Traveling above Jupiter at more than 130,000 miles per hour, NASA's $1 billion Juno probe took its ninth set of stunning flyby images on October 24, 2017. Published at Sci-Tech Universe on November 11, 2017.

Luminous Beauty of Jupiter’s Auroras

Luminous Beauty of Jupiter’s Auroras

Huge non-stop lightshow dwarfs the Earth’s transient polar displays, say Nasa scientists, as they carry out project to observe effects of solars winds. Published in The Guardian on July 2, 2016.

Do you recognize any of these habits?

Do you recognize any of these habits?

Is your smartphone making you stupid? Lisa Egan has a checklist. Excerpt from her article published in SOTT and Ready Nutrition.

Are you ready for Data Detox?

Are you ready for Data Detox?

Your apps, search engines and social networks know hidden things about you that even your closest friends might not. To find out just how much, Sophia Smith Galer tries an interesting programme called the Data Detox. Published by BBC on November 13, 2017.

Osho: Can the name of an India-born spiritual guru become a European trademark?

Osho: Can the name of an India-born spiritual guru become a European trademark?

‘OSHO’ brand ruling in a European court has split the worldwide followers of the India-born spiritual guru once again, writes Abhay Vaidya in the Hindustan Times, on December 5, 2017.

A picture of the sun – is not the Sun

A picture of the sun – is not the Sun

A letter from Neeraj about the recent European decision to accept the sign OSHO® as a branding / trademark for products and services.

Lentil Loaf with Mushroom Gravy

Lentil Loaf with Mushroom Gravy

Recipe for the festive season from Gala's Organic Kitchen.

Spiced Christmas Chocolate Cookies

Spiced Christmas Chocolate Cookies

Recipe from Gala's Organic Kitchen.

Transparent governing

Transparent governing

It has just recently been announced that the Indian tax system has been overhauled again.

Introduction to religion

Introduction to religion

Video of comedian Dave Allen where he remembers his first day of school!

Interference on Mars

Interference on Mars

During the first manned mission to Mars, astronauts Seymour and Woody are charting the Martian surface.

A Scottish student in England

A Scottish student in England

Alastair MacDonald from Scotland went to enrol at an English university.

Veetrag

Veetrag

...left her body on 17th November 2017.

Premveda

Premveda

...left his body on 6th November 2017