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Impressions from Sanchi

A video by Mahendra from an ancient place of Buddhist worship in Central India.

Where everything is music

Magic India is well and alive, says Videha after his latest visit during which he also participated in the 2017 World Sacred Music Festival in Jodhpur.

Casablanca: Great Acting, Lousy Ending

A Number Eight romantically linked with a Number Nine? Subhuti continues his series 'Enneagram Famous Figures' to help us grasp the types.

Across the Pond & South Africa

Sudheer's two photo-videos from recent journeys to England and South Africa.

A mystical adventure

Yogananda's journey that led him to crystallize a teaching that is a synthesis of Taoist Inner Alchemy and Human Design.

The Fukushima disaster will never go away

Surendra's chilling update on the continuous radiation poisoning of the entire globe.

What type is Adele?

The first in Subhuti's new series 'Enneagram Famous Figures'.

Dardedel in the desert of Sonora

Srajan and Pravina explore the meaning of Dardedel and travel through the Saguaro National Park in Arizona to find saguaro cacti.

From Pulsation to the Forest Years

Aneesha shares insights she has gained in her life, and particularly in recent years, as she is moving from an extrovert to a more introspective life in preparation for the [...]

Find the work that you love!

Subhan explains his four-step approach which has helped himself and many others find the work they love.

The day I discovered what surrender really means

Bhagawati recalls a particular day in her life as an ashramite in Pune.

Seven Points of Mind Training

Indra takes part in a workshop based on Atisha's meditations, run by Videha.

Darshan with the Divine Mother

Dayanand recalls his experience with Anandamayi Ma in the seventies during the Kumbh Mela in Haridwar, India.

An offering of love

Quotes and photos by Anandamayi Ma, a widely recognized eminent spiritual being. She is said to have been the embodiment of a joyous self-sufficiency which enraptured the hearts of [...]

Happiness is not available wholesale

Ageh Bharti asks a personal question while waiting for Osho's train to arrive - an Aha moment ensued.

Mighty Muscle

Also called the ‘muscle of the soul’, it is the principal muscle associated with physical stability. The Greek called it psóās, meaning muscle of the loins, writes Bhagawati

Myself only smaller

Shaida (aka Catherine Auman) discovered a way to better understand events that happened in our childhood.

Travel notebook: Brittany

Suha visits the north-west tip of France in winter.

Buddhas and Friends

Surendra continues his recollections of his search for ancient Buddhist and Shinto sites in Japan, visiting the island of Sado, Nara and Kamakura, and Kyoto.

Not everybody is as courageous as Satyananda

As a tribute for Satyananda, a few excerpts from Punya’s book On the Edge related to him.

Hermann Hesse: I have been and still am a seeker

Hermann Hesse was a German-born Swiss poet, novelist, and painter. His best-known works include Demian, Steppenwolf, Siddhartha, and The Glass Bead Game, each of which explores an [...]

Nadabrahma and the paranasal sinuses

Sambodh discovers an interesting scientific fact.

No bananas – An act of plagiarism

Two short excerpts from Gail Tredwell's memoir, Holy Hell.

A true copy of a character certificate

Ageh Bharti remembers Kranti telling a story involving Prof. S. K. Saxena.

Experiences of a Pancha Karma Retreat

Sarita, and some of her friends, share their experiences of a 5-week long Ayurveda Pancha Karma Retreat in India.

Amazing Ayurveda

Sarita talks about the origins, philosophy and ways of diagnosis with Ayurveda, a system of medicine from India.

Crop Circle Mystery

The mystery isn't going away - on the contrary, more and more elaborate and stunning 'drawings' appear in fields, more often than not in the British countryside.

The Forest Man of India

Naina interviews and writes about the life of Jadav 'Molai' Payeng, an exceptional and compassionate man who surrendered his life to giving.

Five Hundred Buddhas

Surendra recalls his journey setting out to find a legendary site in Japan called 'Go Hyakyu Rakan'.

The Science of Crying. Tears Can Reboot your Genetic Code!

Marc Itzler talks about repression of emotions, citing Janov who says; "Tears have the power to transform our physiology, change our personality and re-fire the evolutionary [...]

Meditation Camp at Osho Tirth, Kuchwada

Amano Samarpan joins the “Never Born” Osho Meditation Camp, December 8-11, 2016, conducted by Chaitanya Keerti at Osho Tirth near Kuchwada, Madhya Pradesh, the village where [...]

I Knew It!

Ageh Bharti recalls a time when he tried to sell Osho's books to make him even more widely known.

Osho Chair: Significance

A brochure written by Satya Vedant about the Osho Chair, its meaning and importance in today's world.

From Seriousness To Sincerity! Join the Laughing Rebellion!

Marc Itzler's insight: "Laughter is intelligence, the ultimate expression of rebellion! A rebellion against guilt, against shame and self-doubt. A rebellion against fear itself."

Sunshine in a Box

Shaida (aka Catherine Auman) experiments with light box therapy against the winter illness SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder).

Osho and Horses: the Light on my Path

Nayana talks about how horseback riding and horse training can lead to centring, connectedness and self-awareness.

Memories from Pune

A video made by the late Ananda Siddhartha (Oshostadt) ca. 1978/1979 in Pune. Music by Prem Joshua.

A certain way of looking

From Suha's collection of short essays entitled 'Beware: slippery... sacred ground - Small flashes of real life'.

2000 Year-Old Lead Tablets Speak of Jesus

Carved lead codices found in Jordan in 2008 and said to contain references to Jesus, have now been authenticated.

Osho’s 1001 Tales to his Nani – A Finger Pointing to the Moon

Introduction to a new series compiled by Shanti, to be published weekly.

Dreaming: The Moonwork of Winter

As winter covers the Earth in the Northern hemisphere, Prem Geet focuses on the dreamtime and transformational dreamwork.

What is Love

An excerpt from Chapter 7 of Sagarpriya's new book, 'The two shores of Love: inner man & inner woman'

Everything Became an Effortless Flow

An excerpt from the book by Mahabha (Maggie Richards), A Guide to Being a Better Being.

In a Dancing Bubble

Meera participates in the Osho Golden Childhood Tour 2016, visiting the places where Osho grew up, studied and gave lectures as a professor.

Share your Buddhahood to Save this Planet!

Surendra looks at radiation poisoning unleashed onto humanity and ponders the end of Kali Yuga and Osho's vision of a possible buddhahood outcome. Part 2 of 2 of his essay, [...]

‘Atoms for Peace’

With humankind now being constantly exposed to radiation, Surendra looks into the chilling status quo. Part 1 of 2 of his essay, 'Radiation and the Nuclear Nightmare'.

Notes from Song Mountain

Presently enjoying another visit to Song Mountain in China, Veena sent us an email and photographs documenting her experiences.

This precious moment!

Article 50 (last of the series): As far as we know, it is for the first time in the 13,8 billion years of the history of our universe, that through a Life’s form the Universe is [...]

Ludwig Wittgenstein: I’ve Had a Wonderful Life

Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein (26 April 1889 – 29 April 1951) was an Austrian philosopher who worked primarily in logic, the philosophy of mathematics, the philosophy of mind, [...]

Timeline of our even more distant future

Article 49: It may take a couple of ‘years’, but the Sun’s luminosity will burn down the Earth, the present Stelliferous Era will end and all stars in the universe will have [...]