Archive for Discourses

Enlightenment is Beyond Mind

Beloved Osho, Modern scientists like Karl Pribram, David Bohm and others, have been stumbling on religion. [...]

The Secret of a Joke

Beloved Osho, What is the secret of a joke? [...]

Unless You Wake Up

Q: A couple of years ago, you talked about the world coming to an end - earthquakes, floods and wars and things. Is that still happening? Do you still see that coming to happen? [...]

Aloneness Is Our Very Nature

Beloved Osho, You said the other day that we are born alone, we live alone and we die alone. [...]

Enlightenment Is A Simple Phenomenon

You are asking me... Please show me a way? [...]

The Politician Has No Consciousness

Q: Osho, I am a radical revolutionary politician. Have you something to say to me? [...]

Menstruation and Awareness

Beloved Osho, It seems so unfortunate that existence had to give women this thing called menstruation every month. [...]

Osho’s View on Cow Slaughter

Secondly, you want to know my view on cow slaughter. [...]

Wedding Rings and Sufferings

Beloved Master, Would you please speak about the three rings of love? - The engagement ring, the wedding ring and the suffering? [...]

Transforming Evil into Something Beneficial

The art of transforming suffering, pain, evil, into something good is the art of seeing the necessity of the opposite. [...]

I Can Wait Forever, I Can Wait Infinitely

I am talking a different language, you understand a different language - but there is no need to make much fuss about it. It is natural. [...]

A Buddhafield Is A Matrix

The word buddhafield is of tremendous importance. [...]

My Sannyasins Celebrate Everything

Beloved Osho, I have heard that your sannyasins celebrate death. [...]

You Are Always the Master, Not the Computer

Beloved Master, Some scientists are concerned that man will some day relinquish his intellectual supremacy to computers - monster artificial super-brains with an intellectual power far beyond anything we can now comprehend. [...]

Mind Is Confusion

The bhikkhu who guards his mind And fears the waywardness of his thoughts Burns through every bond With the fire of his vigilance [...]

Become One Unity

Beloved Osho, you are the greatest marketing person of a product that gratifies the soul. [...]

The Whole History of All Those Who Want to be Loved

Beloved Osho, I recall a beautiful story of Hermann Hesse. [...]

God is the Echo from the Universe

Osho's commentaries on Hakuin's Song of Meditation. Full version of previously published excerpt: This is My Birthday. [...]

Imbalance is Neurosis

What is neurosis and what is the cure for it? [...]

The Third World War

Beloved Osho, What do you say about the third world war? Is it going to happen or not? What should we do to prevent it? [...]

Science Has Great Possibilities

In Manali, in one of the press interviews, I was talking about the possibilities, the creative and absolutely new possibilities of doors that science can open. [...]

The Cosmic Unconscious is the Mind of the Entire Universe

Memory is one of the functions of mind which is divided into two parts. [...]

My Business

Beloved Osho, What is your business? What are you doing here? [...]

The Whole World is Free of Me

Beloved Osho, I really felt affected when you talked about Rajen the other night, because I feel friendship for him, and I feel he loves you as he did before. I feel that in dropping the [...]

My Sannyasins Are All Misfits

Beloved Osho, You have always been an inspiration to me. [...]

The Nirvana Timeless

Osho, Why are you called the Master of Masters? [...]

Journalism Lives on Lies

Osho, Are all the journalists blind? Can't they see the truth? Why are they continuously spreading lies about you? [...]

You Travel With Your Mind Even After Death

The sage says, "O my mind full of ego and desires, remember the actions done by you." [...]

You Are Older Than The Sun

Nobody has ever been able to experience the whole absurdity of the mind. [...]

The Art of Archery

Po-Hun Wu-Jen said: 'The technique of shooting is fine' – you did well, beautiful! 'But it is not the technique of non-shooting.' [...]

A Great Difference Between Words and Pictures

Beloved Osho, For twenty years, I have done film work. [...]

We Are Made Of Music

All the Upanishads begin with aum; aum means the primordial sound. [...]

When You Reach The Seventh Chakra

When you came to say farewell to Dadaji on the podium in Buddha Hall, suddenly the area where you and Dadaji's body were became like a film. You both seemed to be without substance. [...]

We Are Only Standing On One Leg

Osho speaks on the Hindu mythology about the history of consciousness... [...]

The World Was Never Created, There Was No Beginning

Q: You said the other day that no one is interested any more in questions like "who created the universe?" but a recent edition of 'Time Magazine' devoted considerable space to an article entitled "In the [...]

Animals Are Part Of The Cosmic Whole

Animals should be loved, should be respected, because somewhere at some time they will also reach to the same consciousness as you. [...]

He Has Attained

Osho speaks on Swami Anand Maitreya. [...]

The Mob Mind

You say: Osho, please, has a group a kind of unique soul beyond individuals? [...]

Shiva Went On Making Love

Let me tell you one story, one of the very daring and courageous stories. Such a courageous story is possible only in India. Not today's India, because today's India has become very cowardly. [...]

Create Your Own Happiness

The first question: “Happiness is not being smart enough to know what to worry about.” Please comment. [...]

A Network of Invisible Forces

Q: When I heard you say that you wanted a hundred of us enlightened as soon as possible, I wondered why a hundred? [...]

Escaping into Reality

Q: When I dropped my job as a political reporter in order to come to Poona, some of my friends who are engaged in the struggle against atomic war, atomic power, destruction of the environment, the [...]

I Know Swabhav From His Very Beginning

Q: You made me altogether confused and lethargic. I am like mad. At the moment I feel no trust even. Now tell me what should I do? Where should I go? [...]

My Mind Is Just A Mechanism

Q: Osho, why is it that one becomes so attached to the physical peculiarities of a master: his beauty, his gentleness, his language, his mispronunciation - so that alongside the awe and respect he inspires there [...]

With Innocent Eyes

Osho talks on poetry. As an example he takes a haiku by Basho and a poem by Tennyson. [...]

Osho Speaks on Artificial Intelligence

Osho, My friend, who has a PhD. in computing, and whose thesis was on ‘artificial intelligence’, says that man is a biochemical computer and nothing more. [...]

You Can’t Get There From Here

The third question is a beautiful story from Devateertha: [...]

Each Sannyasin Has To Be My Successor

Nobody should try to make any guidelines for the future. [...]