Archive for Interest

Letting Go

Quote by Hermann Hesse.

In a first, Veer Narmad South Gujarat University to set up Osho Chair on January 22

Report about the upcoming inaugruation of the Osho Chair at VNSGU published in The Times of India, January 20, 2017.

Astroturf and manipulation of media messages

'Fake news' is the latest catchword describing manipulative and false stories that are presented so real that many people believe them. Published on TED February 6, 2015

Vinod Khanna to Spin Off a Franchise on Osho

Vinod's nephew Akhil Kapur will co-produce it along with Abhishek Kapoor who will also direct ithe movie. Reported by Sanyukta Iyer in the Pune Mirror on January 10, 2017.

Cashless with Osho

S. K. Saksena writes about a trip he made together with Osho to Connaught Place in New Delhi. Published in 'merinews', India, on January 7, 2017.

Letting Go of Attachment

Six noteworthy reasons to let go - listed by Andrew Martin. Published in Collective Evolution on July 12, 2016.

From Hands to Heads to Hearts

Thomas L. Friedman in 'The New York Times' on January 4, 2017.

Laugh and lighten up

proposes Chaitanya Keerti in The Economic Times, India, on January 5, 2017.

Consciousness Rules, Okay!

by Michael Roads, Guest Writer for Wake Up World (excerpt).

“Fake News”

The latest catchword and current manifestation of global manipulation. Glenn Greenwald puts it in a nutshell.

The Strange Footprint

A quote by Sir Arthur Eddington, from the book, 'Space, Time and Gravitation'.


A quote by the 14th Dalai Lama.

Recalibration Of Your Mind-Body-Soul System

Morag O'Brien explains the ten signs that you are experiencing calibration. Published in Wake Up World on October 30, 2016.

The History of Urbanization

3700 BCE - 2000 CE: This map visualizes the history of urban settlements over 6,000 years.

The Mysterious Secret Society of Ancient India

and 'The Nine Unknown Men' of Ashoka. Kerry Sullivan writes in Ancient Origins on September 26, 2016.

What Matters

Published in Wake Up World on December 11, 2016.

Some Cults Are Actually Pretty Great For Women, Expert Says

Steph Bowe interviews Dr. Elizabeth Puttick (aka Ma Bhadra) for 'Broadly' on December 19, 2016.

Orange Rules!

Persimmon drying season in south-eastern China paints many towns orange. Published on BBC on December 16, 2016.

Sociologist claims cults can be empowering for women

Some cults consider women to be superior to men, writes Rachel Hosie in The Independent, UK, on December 20, 2016

Heal Your Energy

The energy affects our consciousness both in the negative and positive way, writes Chaitanya Keerti in the Deccan Chronicle, India, on December 20, 2016.

Restaurant Has a City Eating Out of Its Hands

Bangalore restaurant that many say serves the"world's best dosa". Geeta Pandey writes in BBC on December 15, 2016.

The Ass and the Elephant

Iam Saums writes about the illusion of choice, reality and fear, ultimately resulting in manipulation and the totalitarian approach. Published on October 21, 2016.

Bhagwan – Between Philosophy and Capitalism

A documentary about Osho shown on German TV ZDF on December 12, 2016.

Osho – The Master of Meditation and Silence

On the occasion of Osho's birthday, Naina writes about Osho and his work in the Assam Times, India, on December 7, 2016.

The Supermoon

A supermoon will appear in the night’s sky (December 13 into December 14, 2016). In case you cannot see it, here's one that was captured on video last year in Australia.

8 Traits for a Long Lasting Relationship

Wise and spot-on healthy relationship pointers by Mark Denicola. Published in Collective Evolution and SOTT on June 28, 2016.

The River of 60 Million People

Although the Mekong river slides through six countries and various climates, its geographical and spiritual source is said to lie on the high, dry Tibetan plateau. Text and [...]

Mathematical Law

A quote by George Ivanovich Gurdjieff (1866 - 1949)

A Final Warning

George Orwell's acute and chilling vision of the future - excerpt from the 2003 BBC 4 Television docudrama.

Everyone is Unique

Deep down everyone continues to realise one’s own uniqueness, writes Chaitanya Keerti in the Deccan Chronicle. Published on December 5, 2016.

Suicidal Wasps

In this fascinating, hilarious and ever-so-slightly creepy talk, British science journalist Ed Yong tells the story of his favorite parasites. Shown on TED.

Alan Watts Interviews Laura Huxley

A radio broadcast of Alan Watts talking with Laura Huxley about her biography of Aldous Huxley.

The Life of Death

A hand-drawn animation by Marsha Onderstijn.

Living in the Now: It’s Complicated

We all know living in the moment is a key aspect of happiness, writes Julie Peters in and SOTT on June 22, 2016

A Love Letter to Humanity

In the midst of many global crises, while many of us find ourselves feeling fury, helplessness, and grief, drowning in shadow, Lissa Rankin shares a love letter. Published in Wake [...]

“We’re gonna love him all up”

Tara Wood writes in (2 Nov 2016) under the title 'The warmth and power of human interaction: The story of Norah and Dan'

Restore balance of nature

Chaitanya Keerti in The Asian Age and the Deccan Chronicle, November 21, 2016

Scientists Claim Saraswati River Did Exist

... and debunk a 5,000-year-old myth. Prithviraj Singh writes in the Hindustan Times, Dehradun, India, on September 27, 2016

Woman Crossing A Busy Intersection

Observations by Rick at Optimal Wellness Labs.

It Is In Your Power

A quote by then Senator John F. Kennedy.

Anaïs Nin

Quote by essayist and memoirist Anaïs Nin (February 21, 1903 – January 14, 1977)

Why Hoard? Like Blood, Money Should Circulate

Published as Editorial by Osho in The Speaking Tree, India, November 16, 2016.

We Must Teach Creativity At Schools

Tham Khai Meng urgently calls for children to be allowed creativity and the freedom to explore and experiment. Published in 'The Guardian' on May 18, 2016.

Elementary School has Kids Meditate Instead of Punishment

For one year now, a Baltimore school implemented a new and holistic approach to disciplining students, writes John Vibes at the 'Free Thought Project' and 'SOTT' on September 18, [...]

A Russian Warning

From Russians living in the U.S.: Russia will NOT attack, but she WILL retaliate. Published on June 1, 2016 in The Saker and SOTT.

Parenting Can Be Fun

Amrit Sadhana writes on a different view of parenting in the Deccan Chronicle on October 18, 2016.

Why Your Life Is Not A Journey

Alan Watts talks about playfulness in this video by David Lindberg.

Donald Trump stuck in the first chakra

Deepak Chopra interviewed by Conan on TBS (video clip)

To Save the Planet with a Paintbrush

Rashid poetises his artistic process and points to how it can be a means for accessing Universal Consciousness. Published in 'The Culturium', England, on October 21, 2016

Love – The Bridge to Reach God

The real problem is not love but the way we look at it, writes Chaitanya Keerti in the Deccan Chronicle on October 24, 2016.