Without America Israel would be immediately finished

Without America Israel would be immediately finished

Osho states, "I have always been against the creation of Israel." In discourse, he speaks about the creation of Israel after WW2 and the implications to this day.

You are not predicting the future

You are not predicting the future

A sannyasin says: I'm going back to pursue my study of astrology and to try to use it as a medium to communicate with people - not for its predictative qualities but just as a psychological tool.... in pointing out blocks and indicating how best we can use our energy.

A living legend

A living legend

Rashid visited a concert in New Delhi with Hariprasad Chaurasia at Shankar Lal Hall, Barakhamba Road, New Delhi, on January 11, 2018, and also met him off-stage.

India and the World: A History in Nine Stories

India and the World: A History in Nine Stories

A rare collection spanning two million years of history is on display in an exhibition in the Indian city of Mumbai. It is a collaboration between CSMVS, Mumbai, The National Museum, Delhi and The British Museum, London. Published by BBC on January 1, 2018

Iceland and its enchanting caves

Iceland and its enchanting caves

This island in the North Atlantic Ocean was first inhabited by Nordic and Celtic people in the 9th century CE. It is not well known that it harbours magic caves, writes Bhagawati.

The echo chamber

The echo chamber

The effect, that an echo chamber has, reinforces a person's own present world view, making it seem more correct and more universally accepted than it really is, says Marc in his evaluation of yet another modern phenomenon.

An ocean of light and love

An ocean of light and love

Tantra teacher Radha gives an answer on video to "Can you speak about Osho as an 'ordinary' man?" (with Italian translation). Radha was one of the first mediums for Osho in darshans.

Sex, Religion and Life

Sex, Religion and Life

Laherubhai writes about Osho's controversial discourses in Mumbai. “It happened that Osho managed to get work done through me for which I had no knowledge, experience or skill. This was a matter of great fortune for me.”

Thief of love: the river

Thief of love: the river

From Suha's series 'Beware: Slippery.... Sacred Ground - Small flashes of real life'. "Once I used to ask myself what I wanted and where I wanted to go. ... Then I understood that everything is already given to me, even before I become aware of my needs."

Tribes are on the way out

Tribes are on the way out

Surendra casts a critical eye at the behaviour, rules and norms of tribes and families and their enslavement of the individual. He states, "The tribe is the collective version of ego."

Universality

Universality

Humanity’s way of life has become lethal to itself and nature, writes iamsaums. He also insists that we are not victims of our circumstances but have extraordinary opportunities for transformation.

Becoming one with the cosmos

Becoming one with the cosmos

Particularly Zen masters want you to be free from birth and death, says Osho.

Prisms prove the dance is life

Prisms prove the dance is life

Kumari wrote a poem to accompany her artwork shown in our virtual Art Gallery.

Diving into the unknown

Diving into the unknown

An online exhibition of Prabhu's artwork; "Art has to be made in such a way that the spectator and the artist can enter into a positive space of harmony and centering."

‘Secret of Secrets’ – a new film in the making on the life and vision of Osho

‘Secret of Secrets’ – a new film in the making on the life and vision of Osho

Exciting news about a new film, written, directed and produced by Bhikkhu of New Earth Records fame.

A New Osho Padma in New York

A New Osho Padma in New York

A new centre in the making - but still much to do. The plan is for it to be the first very large Osho centre in New York that will offer a full schedule of daily Osho meditations, including bodywork, creative workshops and meditative therapies.

Rashid Maxwell and ‘The Only Life’

Rashid Maxwell and ‘The Only Life’

Deva Rashid (Rashid Maxwell) talks about his life, his path with Osho and the book 'The Only Life' he wrote about Osho's first sannyasin and secretary, Ma Yoga Laxmi. The interview was filmed during the book launch on 11th December 2017 at Oshodham, Delhi.

‘Yoga On Sacred Ground’

‘Yoga On Sacred Ground’

On the occasion of the release of its digital version, Chinmaya remembers his musician friends and the events that led to the creation of this album.

Sensorial Celebration

Sensorial Celebration

Tantra teacher Sarita on the importance of discovering, and letting go into our senses. An introduction to the Tantra Festival, that will be held on Corfu in June 2018.

Welcoming the new year in freezing Delhi winter

Welcoming the new year in freezing Delhi winter

Big beats of pulsating music, crackling bonfire with leaping flames and unlimited zest and zing of Osho lovers made greeting 2018 a landmark event, reports Kul Bhushan.

The man who lost his axe suspected the boy next door

The man who lost his axe suspected the boy next door

Osho speaks about the mind being the disease, "If you bring your mind to reality you will see something which is not there." From our series 1001 Tales, compiled by Shanti.

Hillel gives a summary of the Torah

Hillel gives a summary of the Torah

"Love is the whole Torah, the rest is commentary. And what is love? – do not do unto others that which you would not like to be done to you," comments Osho on this anecdote. From our series 1001 Tales, compiled by Shanti.

Adressing the flaws in the education system

Adressing the flaws in the education system

A look at the current education system in India but similarities can be found world-wide. An inspiring and challenging video that calls upon all those concerned to bring out the human potential in every child.

The chain reaction

The chain reaction

Our beloved master, I imagined that our tendency to put ourselves down was a product of our conditioning, and something peculiar to modern man. But even in Rinzai's time it appears that was the chief obstacle to self-realization too. Can a society of unenlightened people exist only if everybody is made to feel inadequate?

Baa Baa Land

Baa Baa Land

An eight-hour, slow-motion epic entirely starring sheep on location in Essex, England.

5 Reasons why Dynamic Meditation will take over Mindfulness

5 Reasons why Dynamic Meditation will take over Mindfulness

A timely essay by Swaram on why it is difficult to start the inner journey with Mindfulness.

I count my blessings every day

I count my blessings every day

Andy, a former homeless man in Britain and now in temporary accommodation, speaks on video about how his life changed after he bought a puppy off a beggar. They bonded and through Bailey, Andy got off his drug habit of 15 years.

Silently tracking wild wolves

Silently tracking wild wolves

Swaram’s adventure in Białowieża, a primeval forest in Poland.

‘I feel less stuffed after dinners – and less guilty’: why I stopped eating meat

‘I feel less stuffed after dinners – and less guilty’: why I stopped eating meat

"My journey towards vegetarianism started 30 years ago for practical reasons, but the more I eschew animal products the better I feel about everything," writes Michele Hanson in The Guardian on January 1, 2018.

Vegetarianism is a byproduct of meditation

Vegetarianism is a byproduct of meditation

Osho answers a question about why his disciples are vegetarians and also speaks about the life of peacocks and deer in Rajneeshpuram.

Swami Rama Tirtha and his secret law

Swami Rama Tirtha and his secret law

"Talking on the phenomenon of happiness and contentment, Osho introduced a certain law that only some mystics have known," says Keerti in the Deccan Chronicle on January 8, 2018.

2018: Make it the Year of Laughter and Happiness

2018: Make it the Year of Laughter and Happiness

The 2018 Osho calendar and desk diary, themed around Laughter, inspired K. B. Ganapathy of the Star of Mysore, to ponder on Happiness. Published on January 1, 2018.

The new dawn

The new dawn

"Just open the window of your inner world and allow the beautiful experience of sunrise to blossom within," writes Pratiksha Apurv in Speaking Tree, India, on January 6, 2018.

Live this moment

Live this moment

The moment you are in the present, enlightenment is the by-product, writes Osho’s niece, Pratiksha Apurv. Published in Speaking Tree on December 10, 2017.

Wild dance and latihan

Wild dance and latihan

In darshan Osho talks to a sannyasin, asking him to accept sadness, and when it becomes uncomfortable to dance wildly and do latihan.

Becoming friends with a tree

Becoming friends with a tree

In this video Swaram reminds us of a beautiful meditation: hugging a tree.

Watch the drama

Watch the drama

A Cup of Tea (102)

We ‘accidentally shifted to an alternative reality in 2012’

We ‘accidentally shifted to an alternative reality in 2012’

... admitted CERN scientists, rather apologetically. Although the main media decided to keep mum about this, the Waterford Whispers News and SOTT had the courage to report. Published on January 16, 2018.

Religious jokes

Religious jokes

...as told by Irish comedian Dave Allen (on video).

Headed for Las Vegas

Headed for Las Vegas

Homer came home from work one day to find his wife Lisa sitting on the front porch with her bags packed.

Big planes and baby planes

Big planes and baby planes

A mother and her young son were flying Southwest Airlines from Kansas City to Chicago.

Sahaja

Sahaja

(26 June 1949 - 11 January 2018)

Archan

Archan

...left her body on 31st December 2017.