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Shangri-La

A two-track digital-only single recently released by Shastro.

Space

A presentation for the latest album by Georg Deuter (aka Chaitanya Hari)

‘Strength through Meditation’

An article published in the German weekly Stern on August 31, 2017, commented upon by Punya. "Let it be said that, in recent years since meditation has become mainstream, it has [...]

Flooding impact and consequences

While the mass media are outdoing each other with reports from Texas about the massive destructive impact of hurricane Harvey, little is being said about what is happening in Asia [...]

Sapiens – Homo Deus

Marc explores two books by Yuval Noah Harari, who came to the conclusion that “Having raised humanity above the beastly level of survival struggles, we will now aim to upgrade [...]

Mountain

Vandana describes her experience watching the new documentary, ‘Mountain’ shown in concert as a collaboration between the Australian Chamber Orchestra and filmmaker Jennifer [...]

The Long Reach of the Dharma

Bhagawati reviews Deva Abhiyana's newly released book.

Breath of Voavah

Madhuri's impressions while listening to Prem Joshua's most recent album.

The Great American Eclipse – Earthquake and Tsunami

Review of Arjuna’s (John Hogue) recently published 43rd book, addressing the August 21 solar eclipse over America, past events during eclipses and prophecies, with the last [...]

In Wonder with Osho

"Arun’s long-awaited autobiography is lightning striking the heart with joyous laughter, deepest tears, and an original portrait of Osho as never before seen," says Prem Geet in [...]

Walk with me

Sneha reviews the recently released documentary about Thich Nhat Hanh and his Plum Village located near Bordeaux in southwest France, the first monastic community founded by him in [...]

Tantric Dating

Kaiyum reviews Catherine Auman's (aka Dhyan Shaida) latest book and says, "...it shows a refreshing new paradigm in how to approach dating and finding a loving partner."

Zen Pearls: Creativity Inspired by Osho

A review by Madhuri of Shunyo Mahom's book with his artwork and Osho quotes.

Proposal for an International Meditation Day

Arun proposes that the Government of Nepal work with the United Nations to establish an International Meditation Day on Buddha Purnima, the full moon of April/May. Prem Geet has [...]

The Empty Mirror

Kaiyum reviews this very insightful and inspiring real-life book by Janwillem van de Wetering; "The numerous Zen stories are a delightful reminder of the clarity and simplicity of [...]

Soul Traveler: Taking the Jump

Surendra reviews Navyo's first volume of travel stories, “This account is full of sharp, cultural observations and has a great sense of movement.”

The Fall of Winter

Chinmaya Dunster reviews Sambodhi Prem's long awaited new album.

I Am Not Your Negro

Gyanodaya reviews the 2016 American documentary film directed by Raoul Peck, based on James Baldwin's unfinished manuscript, 'Remember This House'.

Sufi whirling in St. Petersburg

More than twenty Russian sannyasins got together for a flashmob performance on Palace Square, St. Petersburg's main square earlier this month.

The reality of Osho’s death

Because of recent allegations and comments that have been made publicly, Ageh Bharti wrote a letter to shed light on the circumstances of Osho’s death.

New book about Osho with misleading sensational title

Kaiyum reviews the recently published book 'Who killed Osho?' by Abhay Vaidya.

Searching for Peace in Poona

Journals, sketches and paintings of Cyril Mount and paintings and poems of Madhuri Z K Ewing, exhibited at ArtsMill, Hebden Bridge, UK, from 11 June till 9 July 2017.

Spectrum of Mindfulness

Anand Haridas reviews Satya Vedant's latest book subtitled, 'Osho insights into inner ecology'

Meditation matters!

Prem Geet reports on a life-transforming meditation retreat at Osho Niranjana in California, facilitated by Arun: "According to Osho, only 100 enlightened souls are needed to steer [...]

Hidden Figures

Madhuri reviews a film that came out in January this year; the story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of [...]

In loving remembrance of Vinod

Oshodham in New Delhi conducted an Evening Satsang & Celebration on May 6, 2017, in loving remembrance of Swami Vinod Bharti.

Corbett National Park – Domain of the Wild

Kul Bhushan reviews this photo book that shows stunning images of a sanctuary - India's National Park in Uttarakhand - named after Col James Edward 'Jim' Corbett (1875 – 1955).

Trump strikes Syria: and North Korea?

Yet another timely new book release by tireless Arjuna (aka John Hogue)!

This bloody line

On the occasion of the release of a short movie on Sir Cyril Radcliffe about the drawing of a border line in 1947 that was to separate millions of people in India, Bhagawati takes [...]

Work is Love Made Visible

Translating an Enlightened Vision into Action - a compilation of Osho's words.

Silence

Ghoshen reviews the latest film by Martin Scorsese, with Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver and Liam Neeson as actors.

Osho – the Art of Enlightenment

Prem Geet reviews Osho Tapoban's latest publication - and calls it a feast for the eyes and the soul.

Power, Politics and Change (with DVD)

Donna reviews a compilation of excerpts from Osho's talks on a very contemporary topic.

Book of Destinies

Chetan Parkyn co-wrote his latest work, The Book of Destinies, with his life partner Carola Eastwood (Nishtha). Shantamo wrote the review, "For a first taste of Human Design as [...]

Satyananda and The Cosmic Madhouse

Dhiren writes on the occasion of a meditation weekend, held in Stellshagen, Germany, in memory of Satyananda who would have been 90 years old on March 30, 2017. Dhiren also [...]

The Commune

Navyo reviews Thomas Vinterberg's film: "Refreshing and familiar, it asks us to look at where we compromise in our lives for the sake of security and society, cutting off the [...]

Devotees from all corners attend Sambodhi Diwas

Osho's enlightenment day was celebrated in Jabalpur in the park where the tree Osho became enlightened under still stands to this day. Published by The Hitavada on March 22, 2017.

The Road East to India

Ghoshen reviews Devika's recently published travel book, "Devika’s style is simple and direct ... this gives her story a freshness and immediacy that brings the journey to life [...]

Journey into the Sunrise

Upcoming public performance of Gurdjieff Dances by Amiyo’s group (with pianist Alan Kremski) on 2nd April 2017 in Munich - video of 2015 event filmed by Hamido.

Women in Bali

Review of Bruna Rotunno's astounding photo book featuring women in Bali by Bhagawati: "This stunning photo book is homage to the entire female species."

Osho’s unknown messenger

"I like to send my salute to Swami Gyan Anugrah who is now, through this unexpected article, a no-longer unknown messenger of Osho," writes Ageh Bharti.

The Only Life: Osho, Laxmi and the World in Peril

The long awaited book of Laxmi’s biography is to be published soon. Kul Bhushan reports from Delhi.

Alone in Berlin

Bhagawati reviews a gripping and haunting movie that shows much to reflect on.

Intensity in action: explosion of creativity

Suha watches the preparations of an open-air exhibition of paintings made by participants of a workshop with Meera, in Pune, India.

Next step: establish an Osho University

Kul Bhushan reports on the proposal made during the recent inauguration of Osho Chair at VNSG University in Gujarat.

Trinity – the Meditative Therapy for the 21st Century

Marc Itzler (Divakar) writes about the 9-day format of the Mystic Rose process.

The Poona Poems

Prartho reviews Madhuri’s poetic memoir: "In these poems ... we are invited guests to an improbable and luscious feast in the Garden of the Master."

The Queen’s Code

Sarita reviews a book by Allison Armstrong: "Radical, positive transformation of our relationships will certainly happen as we embrace the wisdom contained in these pages...."

When A Real Lion Meets A Real Master – Caro Osho ti scrivo

Paritosh Yogena reviews Swatantra Sarjano's recently published book and says, "The reader will receive gentle reminders and sincere wake-up calls." The book is now available also [...]

A quantum leap for academia

Prem Geet writes on the significance of establishing Osho Chairs worldwide and the support needed for the early phase of the project.