Archive for Osho

River of Love

Sarito has just come too; he's the architect from America. He is grey-haired, has glasses; his energy feels young, in touch.

A Disidentification with the Past

Having given sannyas to a man from England, the twin brother of a sannyasin, Osho explained the meaning of his name - Anand Bhagwata - to him, and then went on to talk about the [...]

All Politicians Are Mentally Sick

Beloved Osho, We find that many intelligent people, like scientists, philosophers, and even politicians, express great admiration and respect for us individually and for the way [...]

Sat Yoga, Treta Yoga, Dwapar and Kali Yuga

Osho talks on the four yugas.

Man is asleep – man lives in a deep slumber

Osho speaking on 'Asleep': "Zen is an effort to become alert and awake..."

Ego Is Unreal

Q: If the ego is unreal, then does it not mean that the unconscious mind, the accumulation of memories in the brain cells, and the process of transformation that is the subject [...]

Life’s Highest Enjoyment

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We are All a Connected Whole

Life is an organic unity. If there is only giving and no receiving, to whom are you going to give?

No Master Ever Dies For Those Who Can Trust

Last night you spoke of satsang and the importance of the disciple's proximity to the guru. Does this mean physical proximity? Is the disciple who lives at a great physical [...]

Perhaps This Earth, This Planet, Has Come To Its End

Beloved Osho, You spoke the other day of how, when an individual dies, he almost immediately finds another womb. But what happens when people die en masse, as happens in wartime or [...]

Those Cars Fulfilled Their Purpose

Ninety-three Rolls-Royces... but I have not looked back at them, at what happened.

You Can Become Mature Only If You Are Like A Child

Trust is the quality of the child, these three qualities; the quality of being total, the quality of remaining ignorant in spite of knowledge, and the quality of trust. This is the [...]

The Effort of the Politicians

To possess another person is political.

What Priceless Words!

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Real Education

Osho talks on 'Education': "A real education will not teach you to compete; it will teach you to cooperate."

Prana: the most fundamental unit is energy

Osho talks on 'Prana': "Yoga says you are not only breathing air; you are also breathing prana. In fact air is just a vehicle for prana, just a medium."

Straight to the Point of Enlightenment

Mahaparinirvana — the Great Enlightenment

The Mind Is A Survival Measure

Thoughts are crowding you every moment of your existence, but you are so occupied outwardly, you cannot be conscious of it.

You Will Have To Learn Laughter

Beloved Osho, Why is it so difficult for me to laugh?

See, Just See

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13. Never Be An Imitator

The first book today is Irving Stone's 'Lust for Life'. It is a novel based on the life of Vincent van Gogh.

Yogis Have Known This Since Ancient Times

Many individuals who take birth and attain higher consciousness on this earth, have to seek birth on other planets.

Help Them to Be More Creative

Osho talks on 'Education'

This World is Just a Pilgrimage

Osho, Never belonged, Never been on the 'inside', Never felt 'at one' with another, Why such a loner all my life?

To Live Means to Risk

Q: I have a belief that in order to grow I have to take risks, and in order to take risks I have to make decisions. Then when I try to make decisions I am filled with anxiety that [...]

Stuffing everybody with ideas

Osho talks on 'Education'

Unless man becomes blissful…

Osho talks on 'Anguish'

Be A Zorba In Your Own Way

Beloved Osho, I am just curious. Have you read the book Zorba the Greek by Kazantzakis? I love it so much. Is not Zorba exactly the way you want us to be? At least that is how I [...]

12. Just Be – That Is My Manifesto

Okay, now this is the post-postscript. It is hard to understand my difficulty.

You Are Very, Very Ancient

Somebody asked Mulla Nasrudin when he was lying on his deathbed:

You Too Have Your Shadow Existence

The Upanishads say that there is no opposition between God and the world: there is no Devil, and there is no power opposing God. How then is this world created?

The World Is Run By Fools

A couple, newly returned from the West, are present. The man says that whenever he has to deal with authorities - for example to get a visa - or even sees a policeman, he feels [...]

Now the Real Music Can Begin

The Nabob, the king of Lucknow, invites a musician to his court to listen to music, but at a condition.

Totality in Music

Osho talks about the musician Haridas.

Hypnosis and Meditation

Beloved Master, how can hypnosis and meditation come together?

Osho and a Professional Beggar

Trust is never conditional. I trust you, not because you are trustworthy; I trust you because I cannot distrust.

Samsara is Nirvana

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The Atmosphere of the Real India

Osho speaks on 'India'.

Plastic Is Very Immortal

Science is still working continuously to find a way to prolong life - to make it longer and longer and longer, and then ultimately to make life immortal.

The City Has Made The Human Being Inhuman

The common people have to understand this simple thing. They should move back to the villages because money has not given anything...

Postponement Is Very Dishonest

Sheer stupidity is hiding your inactivity, your inertia, your lethargy, in beautiful terms.

11. I Love All Absurdities

Okay. How many books have I referred to in the P.S. up to now? "There have been forty books in the P.S., Osho."

Politicians Are Stupid

e. e. cummings has said: "A politician is an arse upon which everyone has sat except a man."

Nobody Cares About the Greater Humanity

Life is a discontentment because we are living it in a very wrong way.

This World Is Not to Be Renounced

Osho visits the white marble rocks in Jabalpur with Dr. S.K. Saxena.

I Want Death To Disappear From The Earth

In an interview with Mike Wolfe of KBND Radio, Bend, Oregon, Osho answers about the construction of a genealogical, bionic person, about superman, and the evolutionary process, [...]

God is our only wealth

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