Archive for Insights

Gap-land

A seasonal contemplation with a poem by Priya Huffman: "There appears to be a natural ebb and flow between the active and the passive elements that have to be negotiated and [...]

Be a light unto ourselves

Why did Osho change the traditional order used for 'The Three Jewels'? Purushottama inquired within.

The ripple effect

Bhagawati questions the effects of popular prayer, chants and well-wishing: "These so-called prayers are all mantras that won’t make anybody wake up but put everybody to sleep [...]

Remembering connection

Participating in a kirtan event in Australia before leaving for India, Shazar experiences the place of joy and bliss and interconnectedness: "I come home to myself."

Flying Clothes

A romantic event - with an insight - in Madhuri's life.

Immersive Travel – Stepping into the Stream

Navyo's insights gained about himself while housesitting and couchsurfing across Europe.

Those were the days

Thoughts for a midsummer's day - and a poem - by Priya Huffman; "I’d say we do both, dance to celebrate that we are still here to enjoy yet another midsummer, and prepare for the [...]

A great teacher

From Suha's series 'Beware: Slippery.... Sacred Ground - Small flashes of real life'; "I realised that if everything can be transformed and it depends on me, life becomes [...]

“Freedom’s just another word for nothing left to lose…”

Pravasi's vivid impressions of life in jail, going through the dark night of the soul, until he started a healthy routine of yoga, silent meditation, reading and writing. "Once you [...]

LSD and Meditation: The Turning Point

Subhuti talks about his experience with LSD, and its limitations, and reminisces about Pravasi who died a few days ago.

Silently tracking wild wolves

Swaram’s adventure in Białowieża, a primeval forest in Poland.

At close range

From Suha's series 'Beware: Slippery.... Sacred Ground - Small flashes of real life'

The High Way

Priya Huffman on the vulnerability of people who have just moved to a new city, of migrants and refugees.

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."

A certain way of looking

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

The Art of Stealing

Priya Huffman talks about waking up.

Risk – is it Worth it?

Srajan writes about a perilous attempt to climb Mt Olympus in Washington State, USA, and ponders the significance of taking risks.

Light within Shadow

A personal reckoning of 13 years of commune life - by Priya Huffman

Anxiety

An insight by Jivan

Sound, Silence and the Exploration of Consciousness

Shastro discovers a door from sound to silence and consciousness.

The D, G, A’s of Music and Silence

Milarepa talks about the importance music has had in his life.

Insight and Creativity

Jivan's thoughts about how to become innocent and full of wonder again.

What to Do with these Emotions?

Anando reflects on emotions and how to 'deal' with them.

Osho Left His Body, and I Am Still in Mine

Krishna Prem's insights on aloneness, loneliness and death.

I Am Not Sorry!

A look at the overuse of the word "sorry" - also known as the s-word.

Fear of Flying – Addicted to Anxiety

Marc Itzler's insight into a common 'ailment'.

Children and Sannyas

Arun's experience with children in the Nepal commune.

You, Me and the Planet

Shastro ponders on ecology and the state of our planet.

The Fire of Awareness

Himani's insight on protection after reading a quote by Osho.

What’s Your Name?

Krishna Premda puzzles about his name(s).

The Agony and the Ecstasy

Leela writes about the search for the essential.

Moth

Madhuri's letter to 'a many few', written in 1977.

On A Good Day

Prem writes about his practice to fall asleep consciously.

Healthy and Authentic Power

Leela's insightful realisations about power.

Blacklisted

Human Design expert Chetan on his journey guided by the Shadow Reader

Ultimately We Are Alone

Leela writes that life is not just about being with the other. It is about finding your inner being.

Come Back As Buddhas!

Shruti participated this winter in the Living-In Programme at the Resort in Pune

My Own Life

From the The New York Times: Oliver Sacks on Learning He Has Terminal Cancer

Cynicism

Marc elaborates on Diogenes, who is considered one of the founders of Cynicism.

Shaktipat – A Heart to Heart Connection

Interview with Veeresh by Geetee (14.4.2014)

Have Courage In A Mad World

Leela writes about her experiences during her inquiry into self, and releasing the ego-dream of identity.

The Sheep, The Tiger and Inquiry

Avikal's article focuses on false identity and transformation and uses an old story as a metaphor.

What is Time?

Triggered by e-mail conversations with Bhagawati where the question arose ‘What is time?’, Bodhisagar felt inspired to write about his understanding.

Ruth T

Vandana on recent news of well-known women's suicides.

The Noosphere…

... and how to occupy it - by Ian MacKenzie, a media activist and filmmaker from Vancouver, Canada.

I’m Beginning to Feel Old

Sadhvi reflects on age, the new ways of how people relate - and gratefulness.

Grateful in the Night

A beautiful insight (and method) by Madhuri, worth sharing!

Rising in Love

Kul finds some beautiful excerpts from Osho's discourses.

Transformation

Naina recalls an event that occurred during her childhood in Assam.