Archive for News

The Surprising Science of Happiness

Dan Gilbert talks at TED. [...]

Happy, Happy People

11 characteristics of authentically happy people, by Drake Baer, published in The Business Insider, Indonesia, on July 2, 2014. [...]

This Land is Mine

Animated history of a strip of land in the Middle East, nowadays called Israel. [...]

The Science Delusion

Rupert Sheldrake, author of "Science Set Free", speaks on TEDx (this video was later removed, sparking a controversy about TED's censorship). [...]

Osho Risk Summer Festival 2014

Subhuti sent us a bunch of photos from the yearly festival in Denmark. [...]

English and Hinglish

Published by the BBC, Craig Jeffrey writes on June 30, 2014: [...]

Out of the Comfort Zone – Jump Into Freedom

Bhagawati reviews Satyananda's latest book published in Germany. [...]

Unexpected Celebrity in China

Our man in China: Lahar in Seattle sent us this story about her friend Vimukta. [...]

Osho Research and Archive Center

Champak wrote to us about the latest developments and changes at the Osho Galleria Oregon. [...]

Psst … Your Phone Is Snooping on You

What you need to know and how to stop it. Published by The Guardian on July 16, 2014 [...]

Planetary Panoramas

A multiple camera, 360 degree, night-sky time-lapse (one of the first of its kind!) by photographer Vincent Brady and his friend, musician Brandon McCoy. [...]

With Gratitude on Guru Purnima

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

Diva Vs Guru

An article by Swami Chaitanya Keerti about Guru Purnima published on July 10, 2014. [...]

Zohra Sehgal – the Grand Old Lady of Bollywood

"I am preparing myself for death..." [...]

Robots Are Coming!

Bodhisagar visited a conference on 'legged robotics' at ETH, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich. [...]

The Chai Wallahs

Published in BBC Magazine on June 29, 2014. [...]

Mysterious Disappearance of Plastic Trash

Joan Costa writes in Science Mag that 99% of the ocean’s plastic is missing. [...]


The high visibility of the star cluster Pleiades in the night sky has guaranteed it a special place in many cultures, both ancient and modern. [...]

Mirror of the Heart

Amareesh reviews Praful's latest album. [...]

Natural, Unrefined Salt Best Source of Minerals

Grahi shows how to benefit from an ancient and traditional condiment that has loads of minerals and has been used for thousands of years. [...]

Plain Tales from Poona

Madhuri reviews Bindu's latest CD. [...]

The Blessings of British Journalism

Subhuti's comment on a recent article published by the Daily Mail [...]

More About the Moon

Prem Geet reviews Madhuri’s book of Poetry: Make a Mad Hurry for Madhuri’s Moonlicious Medicine! [...]

European TM Case (Update)

While an investigation into OIF is underway in Switzerland, there's news about the European TM case and several letters have been distributed which you can read via the links given below. Ramateertha has responded to the [...]

OIF Update

As reported, according to a Swiss ruling the entire Foundation Board of Osho International Foundation was provisionally suspended. The 30 days granted for an appeal expire on July 2, 2014. [...]

Crystal Chakra Healing

Punya and Daya review the latest release by New Earth Records. [...]

Becoming Centred

When you immerse yourself in your work and go beyond the mind, you become centred, writes Pratiksha Apurv on June 15, 2014. [...]

Stephen Hawking: Artificial Intelligence Could be a ‘Real Danger’

Chris Matyszczyk reports in CNET on June 16, 2014 about John Oliver’s interview with Stephen Hawking who shows a wonderful sense of humour. [...]

Graceful Exits

Kaiyum reviews Sheela Blackman's book. [...]


Naina explains the history and present-day worship surrounding Kamakhya in Assam. [...]

I Am, I Know, I Believe

Personal statement by Kate Luebkeman. [...]

Meditation in India: Bent out of Shape

By Karnikowsky, published in on May 31, 2014 [...]

Osho’s Swiss Copycat Shut Down

Kaumudi Gurjar reports in the Pune Mirror on June 10, 2014: [...]

Osho, a Fad with Young Celebrities?

Tricia Manalansan of Liberty Voice, June 6, 2014: Kylie Jenner Running With a Cult? [...]

The Invisible Actor Book II

Bhagawati reviews Paripurn's second book in continuation of ‘The Invisible Actor, Book I’. [...]

Water, Water, but which Water?

Excerpt from Sambodhi Prem and Sandipa's book: The All and Everything of Healthy Living [...]

OIF: Swiss Ruling

Breaking News! The entire Foundation Board of Osho International Foundation is to be provisionally suspended. [...]

Dolphins and Whales Forever

Oscar reviews Debbie Takara Shelor’s book. [...]

Money Embedded in Everything We Do

Michael Gray of Financial Insider Weekly interviews Mayuri Onerheim about her book, "Money, Spirituality, Consciousness" for Bay Area public TV: What is consciousness and what has spirituality to do with money. [...]


Review of Neeten's latest book. [...]

Polishing the Mirror

Kaiyum reviews Ram Dass' book. [...]

Zorba the Singh

Khushwant Singh (February 2, 1915 - March 20, 2014) was one of the paramount Indian writers and journalists of all times. [...]

The Great Osho Festival UK Osho Leela. Mark the date: 21-25 August 2014 [...]

Sound & Silence – a Festival in Corfu

Sarvaan, the organiser of the Festival (5-8 July), tells us the story how it all came together. [...]

Mantras for Life

Nityanando reviews Deva Premal & Miten's CD which has just been released. [...]

Brutally Honest New Ad Campaign

... Reminds Customers You Can’t Change What You Are. Published on May 7, 2014 by The Onion, a satirical magazine commenting on current events, both real and fictional. [...]

Mystic Mantra: Why weren’t you Zusia?

Chaitanya Keerti writes in the Deccan Chronicle on May 16, 2014 on Zusia, a Hassidic mystic. [...]


Bhagawati reviews an inspiring documentary. [...]

Gross National Happiness Index

Interview by Magda Fahsi published on February 11, 2014 at MintPress News [...]