Archive for Discourses

Very Important Cyclical Occurrence

Osho explains the effects of sun activities on planet Earth and humankind. [...]

The Struggle From Time Immemorial

The coming few years are going to be very significant years in man's history. Now a handful of people will be of no help in matters spiritual. [...]

Only The Present Is Existential

Beloved Osho, In the face of the huge mystery of life, since the early ages humankind has consulted oracles. It's very famous throughout history - like the oracle of Delphi. [...]

An Enlightened Person Can Pretend

Q: Does an enlightened person always remain enlightened or can he become unenlightened also? [...]

Killing Time, Saving Time

We are living out of noise and everybody is in a hurry. [...]

Without Problems, You Are No More

Just think that one morning you wake up and you don't have any problems - you will be in such grief. [...]

A Little Ritual Adds Spice to Life

Why do we wear one hundred and eight beads on our malas? Does this belong to the world of ritualistic religion? [...]

The Most Important Point in the Human Body is the Navel

The roots of plants are in the earth; the roots of the human body are in the soul. [...]

Three Centers: Head, Heart and Being

Osho answers one of Trinda's questions. [...]

The World Was Never Created, There Was No Beginning

This 'Big Bang' theory has nothing to do with the religious attitude and the religious theory of creation. [...]

We Have To Create A Discontinuity With The Past

Beloved Osho, Many contemporaries and enlightened ones - Raman Maharshi, Meher Baba, George Gurdjieff and J. Krishnamurti - have worked with people, but people get more offended by you than by anybody else. [...]

Sufism is a Death and a Resurrection

Osho speaks on Sufism. [...]

The Peepal Tree and the Third Eye

The feeling of gratitude is a basic quality of a religious mind. [...]

Why Didn’t Mahavira Defecate?

Osho, I laughed at everything you said the other day until you said that Mahavira smelt. I felt personally offended. It hurt. [...]

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. [...]