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Rhythms of Ozen Cocom in Mexico

On 14-17 July 2016 Ozen Cocom in Mexico will stage its second music festival. We asked percussionist Ojas to tell us about the first festival in March of this year.

Osho Mauz Berlin Re-Opens with a Concert

Open invitation: Sunday, 19th June 2016, starting 1pm.

‘Super Love’ Summer at Risk

RISK's new Festival Team introduce themselves and talk about the upcoming Festival (10-17 July 2016).

Love Everyone

Kaiyum reviews Parvati Markus' book on Neem Karoli Baba, aka Maharaj-ji.

Who’s this guy?

Kul Bhushan's close encounter with Mohammed Ali, in 1980.

Osho – The Solution for the Multiple Threats to Mankind

A seminar on Osho, arranged by Swami Ageh Bharti, was held at the prestigious Shahid Smarak Bhavan in Jabalpur, India, on May 1, 2016.

Osho’s Ideas in Poland

Satya Vedant attended and was one of the speakers during the recent International Medical Conference and Health Festival in Poland on April 16, 2016 in Wroclaw, Poland.

When the Ocean Dissolves into the Drop

Kaiyum reviews Avikal's new book.

Round the Bend

Kaiyum reviews Nevil Shute's classic novel, first published in 1951.

Wrecking Ball

Anugyan speaks of the creation of his latest book, which is to be published this year in the UK.

Deuter Receives 2016 ZMR Music Lifetime Achievement Award

A video compiled by Chaitanya Hari's label, New Earth Records, on the occasion of his receiving the prestigious award.

Nostradamus and the Antichrist, Code Named: Mabus

A new greatly expanded edition of the book by Arjuna (aka John Hogue), first published in 2008, is now available.

Pilgrimage

Ghoshen talks about the TV series 'Sacred Journeys' and the film 'The Way' - and about pilgrimage in various cultures.

The Great Beauty: A visual feast

Navyo reviews Paolo Sorrentino's film 'La Grande Bellezza'.

The Pune Diaries by Anand Subhuti

Kaiyum reviews Subhuti's latest book.

One-Day Osho Festival in Cheshire, UK

Mark the date: 10th May 2016. Dhyan Prasada (Amelia Campbell) writes:

Rarities – rare and unreleased recordings 1990-2015

Sangit Om reviews Chinmaya Dunster's latest album.

Inauguration of Miasto’s warm water pool

Maharaj sent us a video of the new pool at Osho Miasto in Tuscany, Italy.

Public Meditation in Munich

27 April 2016, 19:00 h organised by Mahendra at Hofgarten, Munich, Germany.

App for Osho Talking to Your Body/Mind

Osho Reminding Yourself of the Forgotten Language of Talking to Your Body/Mind now as an app.

The Man Who Knew Infinity

A British film about Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) last autumn.

The Tumor

Kaiyum reviews John Grisham's latest book.

Steve McCurry: ‘India’

Kul Bhushan attends Steve McCurry's book launch in New Delhi.

Zorba the Buddha

Nandan reviews the book by Prof. Hugh B. Urban, subtitled ‘Sex, Spirituality and Capitalism in the Global Osho Movement’; published by University of California Press

Rebellious Flower – Going International

Movie now available for rent and in the cinemas in Kenya.

Healing Ragas III

Chinmaya Dunster reviews Manish Vyas' latest album (released today!)

The Mosque in Morgantown

Prem Geet reviews this brave, no-holds-barred documentary from 2009 that is currently broadcast on PBS in the USA. It is about Islam, feminism and change in a West Virginia Muslim community.

Mango Dreams

Pankaja reviews John Upchurch’s film about a Sikh and a Muslim on a journey in a rickshaw.

Death Fatwa Against Salman Rushdie Renewed

As widely reported in the media, forty Iranian state-run media outlets joined in setting a new bounty on the head of award-winning writer Salman Rushdie for writing the acclaimed novel 'The Satanic Verses'.

Trump for President: Astrological Predictions

Amazing and timely book about a very complicated and very American personality, says Melodi Lammond-Grundy about one of John Hogue's [Dhyan Arjuna's] latest books.

Gee You Are You

Anand Chetna's review of Krishna Prem's book.

19th January in Mexico

A video from the celebrations at Ozen Cocom.

3rd Meditation Festival in Paris

Shantidharm reports about the festival he helped organise in the French capital.

Australia: A New Osho Commune in the Works!

A group of friends in Australia are looking to live communally again. A property goes to auction soon.

Human Design: Discover the Person You Were Born to Be

Melika reviews Chetan Parkyn's book.

From Art to Zen

Madhuri reviews Nirguna's art book.

Winter Festival at Osho Leela 2015

Snippets from Madhuri's journal.

A Letter to Christopher Hitchens

In 2007, the late Krishna Prem sent this letter in response to the Osho chapter in 'God is not Great' to Hitchens, with copies to OIF and the book's publisher. The letter was found 'coincidentally' by Sarlo on the web.

Celebration Glimpses

Short video of Osho's birthday celebration at Oshodham, India.

“My Books Are Immensely Important”

A short report on the seminar ‘The Books of Osho’ held on December 12, 2015 in Hilversum, The Netherlands.

Osho’s Unhurried Rustic, Sensitive Childhood

Kul Bhushan reviews the movie 'Rebellious Flower', released on January 15, 2016 in India.

Osho Stand at New Delhi World Book Fair

Glimpses of Osho World's exhibition from January 9 - 17, 2016 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.

The Illusion Of Choice

The global market is firmly in control of a few main corporations.

Lone Seeker Many Masters

Two reviews of Anand Arun's recently published book - by Paripurn and by Prem Geet.

of Bone and Breath

Madhuri reviews Priya Huffman's recently published poetry book.

Alex’s Adventures in Numberland

Kaiyum reviews Alex Bellos' book that was a 'Sunday Times' bestseller and shortlisted for the BBC Samuel Johnson Prize.

Proposal for an Osho Chair in Gujarat

After visiting GTU at the University of California a few weeks ago, Satya Vedant reports about another proposal for an Osho Chair at the South Gujarat University, India.

First in the Morning — Last in the Evening

Two compilations from darshans with Osho.

Anant Jesse’s ‘Mantrica’ (review + tracks)

Read the reviews by Srajan Ebaen and Chris Nickson and listen to all the tracks.

Osho’s Talks on the Bhagavad Gita

Anand Haridas speaks on Osho's talks on the Bhagavad Gita and its ongoing translation into English.