Archive for News / Updates

Nirvi Bennich included in the Nordisk Salong 2017

A short report about Nirvi Bennich exhibiting at the Nordisk Salong - by Subhuti.

It is the way of the heart

Ojas writes about a reunion of Dutch sannyasins which took place in a pancake café in Soest near Amsterdam, on 10th October 2017.

Celebrating Meera’s Legacy

After Meera's death there have been various events worldwide to celebrate and remember her life and work. We asked Svagito, who has been organising many of them, to let us know [...]

Trio exhibition, an homage to Meera

Three Dutch artists; Abhilasha, Pathika and Meera; showed their artwork recently near Amsterdam.

A documentary on Osho in the making

'Osho, 1000 Shades of Ocean', already in the first stages of filming, is the latest project of Italian filmmaker Lakshen. Punya’s account after meeting with him.

‘Strength through Meditation’

An article published in the German weekly Stern on August 31, 2017, commented on by Punya.

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. [...]

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 [...]

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.

The Trump Apology and an Assessment

Arjuna comments on the apology: Leave it alone Hillary, or be prepared to have your abuse and your husband’s abuse of women exposed.

Cult of Spirituality

Spirituality is an expression of our ego, writes Iam Saums on September 30, 2016.

Gayatri Fund for Nepal

...to support ongoing relief and rebuilding efforts after last year's earthquakes.

Two Parties, No Leaders…
And No Idea What Happens Next!

“Welcome to British Politics!” says Anand Subhuti while clarifying the present situation in the UK.

Who’s this guy?

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

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.

Rebellious Flower – Going International

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

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 [...]

The Illusion Of Choice

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

Pope Francis Echoes Osho’s Warnings

En route to Rome, Italy, on November 30, 2015 after his visit to Africa, Pope Francis gave an in-flight interview to accompanying journalists.

Black Friday Shopping Frenzy

Black Friday is the ominous day after Thanksgiving when a huge number of the American populace collectively moves into a buying frenzy.

Actress Machiavelli Now Star Teacher

Article in Exceptional (the Bellevue College Magazine) by Sharon Berg, posted June 1, 2015.

Ramateertha’s Reply to Swiss Findings

A shockingly wrongful assessment by the Swiss Supervisory Board EDI in response to Ramateertha's complaint to the Swiss ruling about the OIF and the forged will of Osho.

Global Migration

The recent events might be the moment in mankind's evolution to cast aside separation and become aware of the oneness we embody.

Stop OIF Trademark and Copyright Harassment

A look at the facts and options to impede OIF's harassment tactics and threats.

From Bhagwan to Osho

Short introduction to Sarlo's research about the events leading from the term Bhagwan to Osho.

No-Thought of the Day

An application to listen to an Osho quote every day on your smartphone.

Thousands of Indians Prepare for International Yoga Day

on Sunday, June 21, 2015; reported by BBC News India, on June 15, 2015.

Indian e-Tourist Visa now for 150 Countries

UK, Canada, Malaysia, France and China to be included in the expanded scheme.

Earthquake in Nepal also affected Osho Tapoban

Reportedly all sannyasins are well. Reconstruction begins. Link to fundraiser.

Ban on Cow Slaughter

Widely reported in the media, cow slaughter in Maharashtra state has been banned.

Bride Weds Guest in Fit of Rage

As reported by The Times of India on February 17, 2015, a curious incident happened at what must have been a prearranged wedding in Rampur, Uttar Pradesh. The marriage had to take [...]

The Rebellious Flower – Final Stage

As reported a little more than a year ago, Jagdish Bharti’s feature film on Osho has been produced in a timely fashion and is about to be released.

Vatican Suffers From “Pathology of Power” and “Existential Schizophrenia”

Gaia Pianigiani writes in the International New York Times, USA, on December 22, 2014.

India Launches E-Visa for 43 Nations

Reported by The Times of India, New Delhi, on November 28, 2014.

Putin says, ‘Love is the meaning of life’

Unprecedented remarks by the Russian President published in RT on November 7, 2014.

Gaya Power

Unusually intense natural occurrences have been reported worldwide, particular during the last few months.

Clarification and Analysis of the Most Recent Swiss Order

Sangeet's in-depth analysis about the ongoing court case involving OIF, Zurich and the forged 'will'.

Swiss Ruling to Reinstate OIF Board of Directors

In their decree on September 12, 2014 the Swiss Confederation, Interior Department (EDI) retracted their provisional suspension of June 2, 2014 of the entire board of OIF.

The Right to Die

If you have 'the right to live' in the Indian constitution, you should also have the right to die - article by Kul Bhushan.

This Land is Mine

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

OIF: Swiss Ruling

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

Sannyas Names

Samudro's extended and well researched list of sannyas names

Gmail: The Last Straw

Bhagawati comments on the deplorable new Google Chrome extension

A New Year in India

Kul Bhushan examines the political situation in India.

‘Rebellious Flower’ – the Movie

Sageer Kimani interviews Jagdish Bharti on his movie project inspired by Osho's early life.

Avani receives Award from Dalai Lama

Another award for Rashmi Bharti and Rajnish Jain - article by Chinmaya.

About Alleged Copyrights, TM’s and ‘Will’

Osho News had several inquiries lately about the ongoing court cases with regard to the alleged will of Osho, and the alleged copyrights and trademarks of Osho's words.

Osho’s Signature On Alleged ‘Will’ Is a Forgery

The sudden appearance of a ‘will’ by Osho executed on 15 October 1989 (3 months prior to his leaving the body), has been widely published in the media several months ago.

Documentary Awards for Pankaja

Pankaja is given two awards for two of her short documentaries in November in Jakarta, Indonesia.