Bab’Aziz: The prince who contemplated his soul

Bab’Aziz: The prince who contemplated his soul

Ghoshen reviews the film about a blind Sufi mystic who, guided by his young granddaughter, Ishtar, is on his way to a grand gathering of Sufis that takes place only once every 30 years.

Rajneeshpuram, An Experiment to Provoke God

Rajneeshpuram, An Experiment to Provoke God

Viramo's review on this "even-handed, skillfully produced movie originally made for public television." Written, directed, produced and co-edited by Deva Michael, it was first shown on KCTS (Seattle) in 1993. Now available as DVD or via streaming.

Reclaiming Venice

Reclaiming Venice

Increased tourism is overwhelming Venice, Italy. Bruno Boelpaep's video shows the alarming trend that forces much of the native population to move away. Published on BBC on October 15, 2018.

Hyderabad homes and pavements made from used plastic bags

Hyderabad homes and pavements made from used plastic bags

Plastic waste is a serious problem not only in India but all over the globe. We encourage word to be spread far and wide about these two new inventions. Published by BBC on September 27, 2018.

Evening Walk, Late September

Evening Walk, Late September

A poem by Madhuri.

State of Grace

State of Grace

A poem by Abhi.

Losing common sense

Losing common sense

A quote by Gertrude Stein (1874 – 1946), famous American avant-garde novelist, poet, playwright and art collector.

Bombay HC no to CBI probe into Osho will

Bombay HC no to CBI probe into Osho will

Pune police filed a report to close the court case about the allegations that a will, attributed to Osho, was forged. Published in The Times of India on October 12, 2018.

Osho: Can the name of an India-born spiritual guru become a European trademark?

Osho: Can the name of an India-born spiritual guru become a European trademark?

‘OSHO’ brand ruling in a European court has split the worldwide followers of the India-born spiritual guru once again, writes Abhay Vaidya in the Hindustan Times, on December 5, 2017.

Deva Premal’s New Album

Deva Premal’s New Album

Meghan Rabbitt of Yoga Journal sat down with the singer to talk about how she got her start as a musician, what singing mantras means to her, and why the new long-form Gayatri mantra is like medicine for the soul. Published September 17, 2018.

‘Deva’

‘Deva’

A review by Abhi, courtesy of Osho Viha Magazine, of Deva Premal’s newly released album (launched 12 October 2018).

Following a map of a river

Following a map of a river

Osho says, "If you float with the river of life, you will come to find your question and you will come to find your answer."

If you pray for rain, you better bring your umbrella!

If you pray for rain, you better bring your umbrella!

Osho tells a story about faith versus prayer.

Beyond the high passes – Oshofields in the Trans-Himalayas

Beyond the high passes – Oshofields in the Trans-Himalayas

Jayadip writes about his love for the Himalayan regions, which began when he was a teenager. Today, he feels deeply bonded to the region and leads Taiwanese seekers on meditative inner and outer journeys.

Kennin-ji zen temple in Kyoto

Kennin-ji zen temple in Kyoto

A video by Shantidharm he took while visiting the Kennin-ji temple and its gardens in Kyoto, Japan.

Prehistoric art hints at lost Indian civilisation

Prehistoric art hints at lost Indian civilisation

The discovery of rock carvings believed to be tens of thousands of years old in India's western state of Maharashtra has greatly excited archaeologists who believe they hold clues to a previously unknown civilisation, reports Mayuresh Konnur. Published on BBC Marathi on October 1, 2018.

Special words that don’t exist in English (yet)

Special words that don’t exist in English (yet)

September 30 is International Translation Day - on this occasion, the BBC published a video about some languages that have words and phrases that English speakers never knew they needed.

Osho’s acceptance includes even disease

Osho’s acceptance includes even disease

During the Mt. Abu meditation camp in September 1971, Ageh Bharti asked Osho about his health since he had moved to Mumbai.

Miraculous Tarot

Miraculous Tarot

In this article he wrote in 2006, Prembodhi remembers the day he arrived in Pune, Osho giving his blessings to a set of Tarot cards, the creation of Intuitive Tarot and ponders over its world-wide development.

Motion Pictures in Poetry

Motion Pictures in Poetry

Nyay Bhushan presents his recently published photobook: "Most of the photographs in this book, celebrating the first decade of my art photography, were taken at numerous dance performances in New Delhi, India."

Into the Void

Into the Void

A new translation from Hindi. The talks compiled in this book were given in the 1970s in Ahmedabad and Mumbai and originally published as 'Hasiba Kheliba Dhariba Dhyanam' - understand your anger, your worries, your tensions, your insomnia, your bodily diseases – why and how they arise, and how they can be overcome.

‘Mangalam – Auspicious’

‘Mangalam – Auspicious’

Karin Reber's review of Manish Vyas' recently released album: "The songs fit very well into a cozy yoga class, or are a nice way to slow down after an exhausting day and to go back to our own self."

There are Times

There are Times

Madhuri reviews Paul Prem Nadama's lastest album: "This music takes us to a place we all want: falling into the moment and being caressed by it. The album is human, unpretentious, yet so laid back it gives us courage to relax too."

Cosmic vibrancy

Cosmic vibrancy

We need to experience the energy of existence by opening our inner doors and stepping out, writes Pratiksha Apurv. Published in Speaking Tree on October 8, 2018.

Trust is an illusion

Trust is an illusion

In reality, total trust towards existence is a door to the eternal. It has no preconditions, writes Pratiksha Apurv. Published in Speaking Tree, July 21, 2018.

An ancient engineering feat harnesses the wind

An ancient engineering feat harnesses the wind

Iran’s wind catchers stand as a reminder of how ancient civilisations have adapted to the region’s harsh desert environment, writes Shervin Abdolhamidi on September 27 on BBC.

No such thing as stuck

No such thing as stuck

Delayed orchestra launches into an impromptu airport gig.

Podcasts: Shazar, Veetman and Chin

Podcasts: Shazar, Veetman and Chin

Love Osho’s Podcasts on work as meditation, conscious dying and teaching Osho how to drive.

Podcasts: Sarita, Amrita and Jayapal

Podcasts: Sarita, Amrita and Jayapal

Love Osho's Podcasts on: Wall Street, Osho Radio and Living Tantra.

India’s Supreme Court calls the shots on Major Issues

India’s Supreme Court calls the shots on Major Issues

Last week, India’s Supreme Court delivered no less than 20 news-making judgements affecting the lives of most 1.2 billion Indians. This was due to the outgoing Chief Justice Dipak Misra leaving his mark on India’s legal history, writes Kul Bhushan.

Unheard, invisible – widows face plight and poverty worldwide

Unheard, invisible – widows face plight and poverty worldwide

On the occasion of International Widows' Day, Kul Bhushan reports on the plight of an estimated 258 million widows worldwide (46 million in India alone), who face an uncertain future and poverty.

New adventures in size

New adventures in size

In these slide shows, Anando Arnold shows his most recent, very large, artwork together with his smaller work called Redux.

A mandala journey

A mandala journey

Lani shows her mandalas, remembering that a mandala is a sacred circle with a center and a circumference, and that our job is to connect the two.

I see a spiritual regeneration for the whole world

I see a spiritual regeneration for the whole world

Osho speaks to a group of people in Rajasthan, stating that he had come to tell them that there is a way to awaken from this bad dream they have mistaken for life.

I am not here to help you

I am not here to help you

Osho answers a question about why he has come to earth, and says, “My whole message is to see the truth, to see the hell that ego creates in the name of perfection, uniqueness - and to let it drop.”

You are the axis, not the wheel

You are the axis, not the wheel

Chaitanya Keerti writes about Zazen, the real art of meditation - the real secret. Published in Asian Age on October 2, 2018.

Laughter is far more sacred than prayer

Laughter is far more sacred than prayer

Down the centuries religion has been a very serious affair for most of the believers. Being pious or holy became synonymous with seriousness, writes Keerti. Published in Business World, India.

A little explanation

A little explanation

A nice-looking young woman walks into the drugstore and asks the pharmacist for some arsenic. 

Suddenly…

Suddenly…

Kinkaid, the super-rich millionaire, decides to throw a massive party for his fiftieth birthday on his estate in Florida.

Prembodhi

Prembodhi

(9 January 1943 - 4 October 2018)

Gitprem

Gitprem

(18 April 1949 - 30 August 2018)