Heaven, Hell & Reincarnation

Heaven, Hell & Reincarnation

Paul A Philips researches the concepts of heaven and hell, and wonders, "The question is, if people keep coming back lifetime after lifetime then how come is it that they never went to heaven or hell in between lives?"

You Travel With Your Mind Even After Death

You Travel With Your Mind Even After Death

The sage says, "O my mind full of ego and desires, remember the actions done by you."

The Great Death

Our beloved Master, Dogen continues:

Relationships and Past Lives

Q: Would you talk to us about our living partners – our wives, husbands and lovers.

Politics is Faked and Staged

Politics is Faked and Staged

Only a psychopath could read someone else's lies from their teleprompter with such feigned emotion. Video by The Corbett Report, published July 21, 2016.

The World Is Run By Fools

The World Is Run By Fools

A couple, newly returned from the West, are present. The man says that whenever he has to deal with authorities - for example to get a visa - or even sees a policeman, he feels tense.

Inside India’s ‘Dying’ Irani Cafés

Inside India’s ‘Dying’ Irani Cafés

From the BBC series 'India on a Plate', about the Irani cafés of old world charm in Mumbai that used to be hugely popular. Published June 29, 2016

What Indians Have Done to World Cuisine

What Indians Have Done to World Cuisine

Fourth article in the BBC series 'India on a Plate', on the popularity of international and in particular Chinese food in India. Samar Halarnkar writes on BBC on June 27, 2014.

The Atmosphere of the Real India

Osho speaks on 'India'.

India my Love

Video of stunning photos by Shmulik Balmas.

Voyaging on the ‘Good Ship’ Sarod

Voyaging on the ‘Good Ship’ Sarod

Chimaya Dunster's sailing log (1979-2016)

Travelling in India B.S. (Before Sarod)

Travelling in India B.S. (Before Sarod)

An extract from a diary by Chinmaya Dunster, dated 1979.

Now the Real Music Can Begin

Now the Real Music Can Begin

The Nabob, the king of Lucknow, invites a musician to his court to listen to music, but at a condition.

Totality in Music

Totality in Music

Osho talks about the musician Haridas.

Guru Purnima Celebration – 2016

Guru Purnima Celebration – 2016

We heard of many Guru Purnima celebrations worldwide - here some glimpses of the one held at Oshodham in New Delhi.

I Dropped in at Osho’s Home for Guru Purnima

I Dropped in at Osho’s Home for Guru Purnima

Suha participates in the celebrations in Italy last year.

With Gratitude on Guru Purnima

Prem Naina writes in the Assam Times on July 14, 2014.

Guru Purnima Day

...is the day of all the Buddhas

The Amazing Power of Your Mind

The Amazing Power of Your Mind

Captivating video by Jeremy Bennett, one of Canada’s most prolific experts and speakers on stress and anxiety.

Who’s Really In Your Head?

Who’s Really In Your Head?

Don’t let negative thoughts control your self-image. It’s your actions that really define you, says Susan David in 'The Guardian' on April 20, 2016.

You Are Just The Driver Of The Mind

Q: How is it possible that the mind can go on producing thoughts constantly, and how can we stop that which we have not started?

The Internet May Be Changing Your Brain…

... in ways you've never imagined. Carolyn Gregoire of The Huffington Post interviewed Nicholas Carr, author of 'The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains'. Published October 9, 2015.

Pokémon Go

Pokémon Go

Beware, zombies rising!

Smartphones: Are you a User or an Addict?

Smartphones: Are you a User or an Addict?

Some thoughts about the 'escape from reality', illusions and health risks provided by the use of smartphones.

Ericksonian Hypnotherapy

Ericksonian Hypnotherapy

Premananda and Prabodhi are experienced hypnosis trainers. We asked them about their successful internationally conducted hypnosis work.

Hypnosis and Meditation

Hypnosis and Meditation

Beloved Master, how can hypnosis and meditation come together?

The Pleistocene Period, Baby it’s cold outside!

The Pleistocene Period, Baby it’s cold outside!

Article 35: During the present Ice Age, temperate zones are alternately covered by glaciers, during glacial periods, and uncovered during interglacial periods, when the glaciers retreat, like the period we are living in right now.

The Pleistocene Period, Homo sapiens appears on stage, inhabited by giants!

The Pleistocene Period, Homo sapiens appears on stage, inhabited by giants!

Article 34: The Pleistocene is characterized by the presence of large land mammals, like mammoths and mastodons. This period also sees the evolution and expansion of our own species, Homo sapiens.

The Pliocene Period, the sprouting of the human branch

Article 33: During the Pliocene, large polar ice caps start to develop. Some apes come down from the trees and start to exist on the plains in Africa. Australopithecus afarensis, like Lucy, lives in East-Africa.

The Miocene Period, the first hundred species of apes appear on stage

Article 32: The overall pattern of biological change is one of expanding open vegetation systems, at the expense of diminishing closed vegetation. The apes arise and diversify, becoming widespread in the Old World.

Gayatri Fund for Nepal

Gayatri Fund for Nepal

...to support ongoing relief and rebuilding efforts after last year's earthquakes.

Leaving the Nest

Leaving the Nest

As many of our readers know, Prabhavati Dwabha has created a remarkable NGO in the foothills of the Himalayas.

Hidden Venice

Hidden Venice

Prabhat visits Venice, Italy in July 2016 - with his camera, of course...

Bordeaux in Black & White

Bordeaux in Black & White

Navyo writes, "Bordeaux shows herself like her wine - rooted in history, mature and nourishing, inviting and distinctly sophisticated, she is a city not to be overlooked. "

The Jeep, or How I Came to Love Darts

The Jeep, or How I Came to Love Darts

Srajan writes about his and Pravina’s search for a new home, starting with a visit to north Florida, full of various surprises.

Osho and a Professional Beggar

Osho and a Professional Beggar

Trust is never conditional. I trust you, not because you are trustworthy; I trust you because I cannot distrust.

Osho Mauz Berlin Has a New Home

Osho Mauz Berlin Has a New Home

Chono and friends write about the recent opening party and the centre's history.

Vulnerability: My Son Is My Guru!

Vulnerability: My Son Is My Guru!

'Vrienden van Osho' in the Netherlands interviews René on video.

When A Real Lion Meets A Real Master

When A Real Lion Meets A Real Master

Vandana reviews Sarjano's just recently released book about his life with Osho.

Suddenly Everything Was One

Suddenly Everything Was One

Excerpt about the Centering Group in Pune from the book by Swatantra Sarjano 'When A Real Lion Meets a Real Master'.

Bodhena’s Adventures in Samsara:  A Sannyasin Memoir

Bodhena’s Adventures in Samsara: A Sannyasin Memoir

"A clear, authentic, and compelling read" - Roshani reviews Bodhena's just now released book.

Encounter with a Folding Table

Encounter with a Folding Table

Excerpt of the newly released book, Bodhena's Adventures In Samsara.

Vulnerability

Vulnerability

An excerpt from chapter 17 from Avikal's new book, 'When the Ocean Dissolves into the Drop: Osho, Love, Truth and me'.

When the Ocean Dissolves into the Drop

When the Ocean Dissolves into the Drop

Kaiyum reviews Avikal's new book.

Thousands in Four Shades of Blue

Thousands in Four Shades of Blue

On July 9, 2016, thousands of people stripped and painted themselves blue for a Spencer Tunick art installation in Hull, England.

No Words Running inside my Brain

No Words Running inside my Brain

Artist Peggy Sands talks on video about the 25.5' x 6' mural she painted for a bank in Boulder, CO.

Horoscope August 2016

Horoscope August 2016

This month, fine tuning is the word - and an accurate screening of proceedings, structures, situations and constellations in all walks of life, says Sitara.

John Oliver Describes Countries Part 1

John Oliver Describes Countries Part 1

Video compilation with witty descriptions of several countries.

Meditating?

Meditating?

Two men who haven't seen each other for a while meet on the street.

John Oliver does Accents

A video compilation of humorous banter mimicking a variety of languages.

Harold at the Doctor’s

An old geezer becomes bored in retirement...

Archan

Archan

… left his body on 7th July 2016.

Upgeya

Upgeya

...left his body on 1st April 2016.

Jokhim

...left her body on 23rd June 2016.

Yoga Arvind

...left his body on 16th May 2016.

Voyaging on the ‘Good Ship’ Sarod

Voyaging on the ‘Good Ship’ Sarod

Chimaya Dunster's sailing log (1979-2016)

Ericksonian Hypnotherapy

Ericksonian Hypnotherapy

Premananda and Prabodhi are experienced hypnosis trainers. We asked them about their successful internationally conducted hypnosis work.

Pokémon Go

Beware, zombies rising!

Gayatri Fund for Nepal

...to support ongoing relief and rebuilding efforts after last year's earthquakes.