Archive for Politics

America is one of the greatest destructive powers in the world

In a press interview in Rajneeshpuram, on 26 July 1985, Osho replies to a question by Swami Shanti Prabhu of the Rajneesh Times.

There is no need of any government

Osho answers questions asked by a member of the press in Mumbai after he returned from his world tour. "I am an anarchist. I want to see humanity without being governed by anybody, [...]

An Open Letter from Guam to America

Following the increasing political war speeches on this planet, it is obvious that we, the people, are forgotten in all those grand schemes and threats. Victoria-Lola M. Leon [...]

Democracy Becomes Mobocracy. The Answer: Meritocracy – Osho

Democracy has become mobocracy, claims Osho, the enlightened mystic. As India celebrates the 70th anniversary of Independence on 15 August, it is a tantalizing issue worth [...]

I love America

Osho responds to the question, "Do you resent America?"

This bloody line

On the occasion of the release of a short movie on Sir Cyril Radcliffe about the drawing of a border line in 1947 that was to separate millions of people in India, Bhagawati takes [...]

The Soviet Union Cannot Stop Because America Will Go Ahead

So now scientists are almost in the hands of the politicians. ... The world has to be one, and it has to be governed by creative people, not by politicians.

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 [...]

The Effort of the Politicians

To possess another person is political.

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 [...]

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.

Violence is the Religion of America

Osho, it has been said that violence is as American as apple pie. Why is the United States - a country that prides itself as a land of freedom - such a violent place? Is there a [...]

America Is Barbarious

Two quotes by Osho about John F. Kennedy.

The Death Of This Earth Is Not Far Away

Beloved Osho, Why have human beings gone through this struggle since the very beginning? Were there not already highly developed civilizations living on this earth? And yet [...]

The Politician Has No Consciousness

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

The Future Belongs To Meritocracy

Q: In what way do you envisage democracy playing a part in your communes?

Human Rights For the New Man

Osho makes his own declaration of human rights for the new man