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An enlightened tribute to J. Krishnamurti

Chaitanya Keerti writes about the time when he heard J. Krishnamurti had left his body and what Osho, at the time staying on Crete, Greece, said about him. Published in Happy HO on [...]

Climate Justice Now

Young activist Greta Thunberg speaks at the UN COP24 climate talks in Poland, December 2018 (video): "...we have to speak clearly, no matter how uncomfortable that may be."

Podcasts: Upadhi and Divakar

Love Osho's podcasts: about Osho Prana Healing and growing up as a teenager in Osho's commune.

Are people trying to dim you down?

Inspirational speech by Lisa Nichols (video).

The trouble with our way of educating

A quote by Thomas Alva Edison.

Netflix sued over ‘Wild Wild Country’ footage of controversial guru

A documentary filmmaker and Swiss company claim their works featuring Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, known as Osho, were used without permission in the Netflix docuseries, writes Ashley [...]

Hidden worlds

A quote by Albert Einstein.

Priyanka Chopra to play Ma Anand Sheela of Osho movement in next Hollywood film

Priyanka Chopra, who recently appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, revealed that she will soon star and produce Ma Anand Sheela's biopic. Published on India Today, January 30, [...]

Message of the cross

Through his cross, Jesus Christ is asking us to avoid the conflict between mind and consciousness, writes artist Pratiksha Apurv. Published in Speaking Tree on December 22, 2018.

Podcasts: Maneesha and Subhan

Two of Swaram's podcasts: Transformation through dance and Osho's vision.

Priceless gift

A quote by Nikola Tesla (1856-1943).

13 teachings by Osho, the man who mesmerised the world with his charm

Grace Burns lists 13 of Osho's teachings, "which will make you look at the world in a very different way." Published in 'it', India Times on January 18, 2019

Pune celebrates Osho’s death anniversary

The event was organised by Swami Anadi, Swami Premgeet and Ma Shradha from Osho friends and foundation. Hindustan Times, January 20, 2019.

Podcast: Karunesh, Vandan, Abhiyana

Swaram's podcasts of these past 3 weeks: How to 'meet' Osho, meditation in daily life and treating Osho's body with Acupuncture.

Pune police officers make the most of meditation session

Pune policemen and -women took part in a three-hour meditation session at the Osho International Meditation Resort in Pune. Published in Times of India, January 7, 2019.

The Mystic and Her Colours

Subhra Mazumdar reviews Pratiksha Apurv's book, The Mystic and Her Colours. Published in ART&DEAL, India, in their December 2018 issue.

Unless you are a child again

In my meditation in the new year, I wish to regain the magical childhood, writes Keerti in the Deccan Chronicle. Published on December 29, 2018.

Beyond time

This present moment is beyond time. One can live in this no-time, no-space paradigm while fully breathing the present in its totality, writes Pratiksha Apurv. Published in Speaking [...]

Podcast: Amiyo and Priya

Swaram's next two podcast: on Gurdjieff movements and growing up as a young sannyasin.

Bill Gates and the new awakening

Osho, the enlightened mystic of modern times, made meditation the central point of his spiritual teaching, writes Keerti in The Asian Age. Published on December 13, 2018.

Speaking art!

Award-winning artist Pratiksha Apurv, who happens to be spiritual guru Osho’s niece, has come out with a unique coffee table book - The Mystic and Her Colours. 'Society' reveals [...]

Meditate and cheer up

Chaitanya Keerti writes on the benefits of meditation, now recognised globally. Published in Happy Ho on November 19, 2018.

Podcasts: Shanti and Anubuddha

Swaram's interviews from these last two weeks: on sharing Osho's meditations and on bodywork.

Seven points of mindfulness

A person who lives a life of devotion has a certain direction in life - will not go astray, writes Keerti in the Asian Age. Published on November 26, 2018.

Podcasts: Madhuri, Pratiksha Apurv

Swaram interviewed Madhuri and Pratiksha Apurv, two well-know writers on Osho News, on the subjects of poetry and art, how objects can connect with Osho and how Osho's words can be [...]

Change

A quote by Leo Tolstoy (Lev Nikolayevitch Tolstoy, 1828-1910), Russian writer, philosopher and social activist.

Book Review: Meditative Art

Editorial by Bhagawati with a review of Pratiksha Apurvs' recently launched book, 'The Mystic and Her Colours. Published' in The Speaking Tree on November 17, 2018.

Podcasts: Padma and Maniko

Love Osho’s Podcasts on Creativity: music and painting.

Being a host or the hostage

Keerti writes about the very unconscious social conditioning, imprisoning all inside its thick walls. Published in The Asian Age on November 13, 2018.

Awareness

A quote by James Grover Thurber (1894 – 1961), American cartoonist, author, humorist, journalist, playwright, and celebrated wit.

Does God exist?

Let us make God free from all concepts of personality, writes Chaitanya Keerti in The Asian Age. Published on October 29, 2018.

Podcasts: Rahasya, Satya Vedant, Mutribo

Love Osho’s Podcasts on: Health, education and filming Osho.

Insanity and mania

A quote by John Lennon.

The known, unknown and unknowable

Our mind is a powerful receiver of all kinds of information which becomes memory, writes Chaitanya Keerti in the Deccan Chronicle. Published on October 20, 2018.

Open your heart to Krishna

Man’s ego is such that it does not know how to surrender, writes Chaitanya Keerti in the Deccan Chronicle. Published on September 17, 2018.

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

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.

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 [...]

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.

Podcasts: Shazar, Veetman and Chin

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

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.

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.

Why Pune is happy with its big small-town status

Those of our readers who are seasoned Pune travellers and have been wondering what happened in the city since they last visited - here's an update. Manish Mansinh writes in GQ [...]

Beyond violence

The feeling of being separate makes one violent, writes Chaitanya Keerti. Published in the Deccan Chronicle on September 4, 2018.

Podcasts: Sarita, Amrita and Jayapal

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

Lay siege to the empire

A quote by Arundhati Roy.

I was inspired by Osho’s talks: Zia Nath

Danseuse and performing artist Zia Nath on why she is attracted to ancient art forms, and how Osho influenced her body and mind, reports Anjala Shetty. Published in the Hindustan [...]

Janmashtami 2018: Books on Lord Krishna that you must read

On the occasion of the celebration of Lord Krishna's birth, Abhishek Yadav recommends two must-read books. Published in Latestly on August 30, 2018.

Podcasts: Tao and Parambodhi

Two new interviews by Swaram on Love Osho: Tao speaks about connecting to the source and Parambodhi answers to, "Is being gay an obstacle to Enlightenment?"