Horoscope October 2016

Horoscope October 2016

New Moon, Jupiter and Mercury form a powerful counterweight to power planets Pluto, Uranus and Mars. Sitara predicts that nobody will be bored this month!

Saturn Neptune Square November 2015 – 2016

Saturn Neptune Square November 2015 – 2016

Another in-depth guide by our astrologer Sitara.

Which Pluto Generation Are You?

With incredible photos of Pluto being published recently, many people ask, what is the meaning of Pluto in astrology, what is the message? In this article by Gregg Prescott you will find out.

Uranus Pluto 2012-2016

A practical guide by our astrologer Sitara.

Jesus in Kashmir

Jesus in Kashmir

Much evidence has been shown in books and documentaries about Jesus not having died on the cross but having traveled to India where his remains are kept, writes Bhagawati.

The Rauzabal Shrine of Srinagar – The Tomb of Jesus in Kashmir

The Rauzabal Shrine of Srinagar – The Tomb of Jesus in Kashmir

Video documentary about Jesus' tomb in Kashmir by Ahmad Tabshir Choudhury.

When Jesus Lived in India

Kaiyum reviews Alan Jacobs' book about what happened during the nineteen years of Jesus' life missing from the Bible.

Jesus Had A Wife

A quite sensational discovery has been made recently that most likely won’t be too pleasing to the Pope and the pundits at the Vatican.

Adventures in Forbidden Lands

Adventures in Forbidden Lands

Kul Bhushan met up again with Anjaly Thomas at the occasion of the release of her new book, 'There are No Gods in North Korea' in New Delhi.

World’s Largest Matrilineal Society

World’s Largest Matrilineal Society

In the highlands of West Sumatra, a man is considered a guest in his wife’s home, writes Rathina Sankari on BBC on September 22, 2016.

Public Toilets with a View

Alright, we know. Most people don’t like to talk about them and use them only in cases of emergency.

Ganga Aarti

Popular Devi Bhajan Ganga Aarti is being chanted at many aarti's along the Ganga, here in Haridwar.

Novelty of Meditation

Novelty of Meditation

Life is like one big joke, and the reason it is worth living is its very unpredictability, the unknown element, writes Amrit Sadhana in the Deccan Chronicle, India, on September 21, 2016.

Meditation – A Festivity

Meditation – A Festivity

Meditation teachers are devising methods to give instant relief to people, writes Keerti in Deccan Chronicle, India. Published August 31, 2016.

Why do our decisions fail?

The future depends upon decisions made in the present, whether of the company, or of life, so it better be the right one, writes Amrit Sadhana in the Deccan Chronicle, India, on September 7, 2016

Cultivate Compassion!

It energises you and makes you fearless, writes Pratiksha Apurv on Speaking Tree, New Delhi, India, on August 26, 2016.

The Effort of the Politicians

The Effort of the Politicians

To possess another person is political.

Plastic Is Very Immortal

Plastic Is Very Immortal

Science is still working continuously to find a way to prolong life - to make it longer and longer and longer, and then ultimately to make life immortal.

Politicians Are Stupid

e. e. cummings has said: "A politician is an arse upon which everyone has sat except a man."

What Priceless Words!

What Priceless Words!

A Cup of Tea (81)

See, Just See

See, Just See

A Cup of Tea (80)

Samsara is Nirvana

A Cup of Tea (78)

In Pursuit of Silence

In Pursuit of Silence

In a clamouring world of ever growing noise, a meditative film makes the case for less noise pollution. Sandrine Ceurstemont writes in New Scientist on June 15, 2016.

Why Silence Is So Good For Your Brain

Why Silence Is So Good For Your Brain

In a loud and distracting world, finding pockets of stillness can benefit your brain and body. Here are four science-backed reasons why, writes Carolyn Gregoire in The Huffington Post on March 5, 2016

Another three free hints from our senior friend

Another three free hints from our senior friend

Article 43: Declare the Earth ‘Common Heritage of Mankind, walk your own talk and above all, remember your humanity!

The Milky Way astronomer makes his comeback

The Milky Way astronomer makes his comeback

Article 42: This is the time either to destroy your whole Earth or to destroy all these arbitrary conceptions of nation, race and religion, to rebuild humankind and to make the whole Earth one humanity.

“The Gods themselves are later than creation”

Article 41: As societies evolved from family-groups and tribes to chiefdoms and states, the power elite created the gods to glue the people together as “brothers and sisters”, in order to let them work and fight for them.

Everything for one little girl or how the universe created man

Article 40: We have seen by now how the universe created man. No, nothing mentioned in the earlier contributions can be left out! Everything is needed for that one little girl, for that one boy, for every one of us.

Osho Ko Hsuan – The Art of Living

Osho Ko Hsuan – The Art of Living

In part 4 of 5, Surendra recollects the interaction between adults/teachers and kids and the importance of the kids' individuation.

Osho Ko Hsuan – Sexuality

Osho Ko Hsuan – Sexuality

In part 3 of 5, Surendra writes about how sex and sexuality was approached at Osho Ko Hsuan school.

Osho Ko Hsuan – Learning our Lessons

Part 2 of 5: Surendra writes about how the school was run, how children participated and the task to prepare the kids for life in the world.

Osho Ko Hsuan – An Adventure in Education

In Part 1 of 5, Surendra recalls the captivating years at Osho Ko Hsuan School in Devon, England.

Osho Prana Healing (O.P.H.)

Osho Prana Healing (O.P.H.)

In an interview, Upadhi elaborates about the modality she has been teaching globally for more than 35 years.

Prana: the most fundamental unit is energy

Prana: the most fundamental unit is energy

Osho talks on 'Prana': "Yoga says you are not only breathing air; you are also breathing prana. In fact air is just a vehicle for prana, just a medium."

Things I Learned from the Air

Things I Learned from the Air

The final article in a series of four on meditations about purification by earth, water, fire, and air by Prem Geet.

Things I Learned from the Earth

Things I Learned from the Earth

The third article in a series of four on meditations about purification by fire, water, earth, and air by Prem Geet.

Things I Learned from the Water

The second article in a series of four on meditations about purification by fire, water, earth, and air by Prem Geet.

Things I Learned from the Fire

The first article in a series of four on meditations about purification by fire, water, earth, and air by Prem Geet.

Osho Festival on the Azov Sea

Osho Festival on the Azov Sea

Subhuti writes from Russia...

Uplifting Event for Young Students in Assam

Uplifting Event for Young Students in Assam

Ageh Bharti, an octogenarian, tirelessly travels around India to host Osho events. He reports from the latest occasion in Assam.

Tasting India’s Coveted Holy Sweet

Tasting India’s Coveted Holy Sweet

From the BBC series ‘India on a Plate’ - Laddoo from Tirupati and its secrets - by Shilpa Kannan and Premanand Boominathan, published on BBC on July 20, 2016

The Dark History Behind India and the UK’s Favourite Drink

The Dark History Behind India and the UK’s Favourite Drink

From the BBC series ‘India on a Plate’, on the origins of and popular demand of masala chai. Justin Rowlatt on BBC, July 15, 2016.

From Iran to India: The Journey and Evolution of Biriyani

From the BBC series ‘India on a Plate’, on the origins of and popularity of biriyani. Pushpeth Panth on BBC, July 12, 2016.

Why this Indian State Screams for Ice Cream

From the BBC series 'India on a Plate', on Gujarat's love affair with ice cream. Soutik Biswas on BBC, July 11, 2016.

The Art of Wandering

The Art of Wandering

Navyo shows a small selection of images captured in the manner of the flâneur, the perfect mood for taking stunning photos 'on the go'.

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. "

Foreign Exchange

Foreign Exchange

I was at my bank today, waiting in a short line.

The Phonecall

The Phonecall

A married couple is sleeping soundly.

Beautiful

Johnny's teacher told the class to say a sentence using the word beautiful twice.

Sakal

Sakal

...left his body on 8th September 2016.

Shiv Anand Bharti

Shiv Anand Bharti

...left his body on 10th September 2016.

Teera

...left her body on 31st August 2016

Prabhu

...left his body today, on 5th September 2016.

Osho Ko Hsuan – The Art of Living

Osho Ko Hsuan – The Art of Living

In part 4 of 5, Surendra recollects the interaction between adults/teachers and kids and the importance of the kids' individuation.

Things I Learned from the Air

Things I Learned from the Air

The final article in a series of four on meditations about purification by earth, water, fire, and air by Prem Geet.

The Rauzabal Shrine of Srinagar – The Tomb of Jesus in Kashmir

Video documentary about Jesus' tomb in Kashmir by Ahmad Tabshir Choudhury.

When Jesus Lived in India

Kaiyum reviews Alan Jacobs' book about what happened during the nineteen years of Jesus' life missing from the Bible.

Mid-September Newsletter

Mid-September Newsletter

Articles from 1st till 15th September 2016.