Archive for Newsworthy

Dancing into the Unknown: Osho Painting and Art Therapy

Philippe Nirav reviewed Meera Hashimoto's third book which is being launched today. The book teems with exercises and psychological insights from her workshops where she integrated [...]

Love Osho – from London to Singapore

Swaram and Chetna, after many years of promoting Osho in London, are venturing to South-Asia. Punya asked them for updates about their move.

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.

‘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.

‘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.

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 [...]

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.

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, [...]

Birthday and book launch: an enchanting event

Kul Bhushan participated in the event at Oshodham on December 11, 2017 - celebrating Osho's birthday and the launch of the book about Laxmi, 'The Only Life', that has held the [...]

The Only Life: Osho, Laxmi and a Journey of the Heart

A most significant and comprehensive book about Laxmi's life written by Rashid Maxwell has been published on December 11, 2017; reviewed by Bhagawati.

‘The Freedom of Having Nothing’

A presentation of Samudra's (Katell Gélébart) memoir.

A Spiritual Rebel’s Manifesto

Merely a few weeks after releasing his 44th book, Arjuna (John Hogue) has published the 45th about humanity's future outlook and Osho's vision. For the first time in all his [...]

Psychic Utopia

Roshani saw the play by the Hand2Mouth Theater Company who used the Rajneeshpuram experiment as an inspiration.

Sahaj Atma

Review by Krishna Jani of Manish Vyas's recent album: "Everyone who seeks music for their meditation playlist should hear this. "

The magic of the rain raga

This classical raga of melodious music evokes joy, romance, yearning, love and devotion, writes Kul Bhushan after enjoying an eclectic concert in New Delhi.

Nirvi Bennich included in the Nordisk Salong 2017

A short report about Nirvi Bennich exhibiting at the Nordisk Salong - by Subhuti.

‘Grabbing God’s Attention’

The art of praying like a pro - a quasi review of Dr Linda Travelute's book by Bhagawati.

‘Blessed Moments with Osho’

Tarpan reviews Laherubhai's book that was self-published in 2016, foreword by Anando: "This book provides not only an important historical record, but also a fascinating story of [...]

‘Loving Vincent’ is unique in many ways

Kul Bhushan writes about the extraordinary experience of watching this new movie which is presented entirely as an animated painting.

A picture of the sun – is not the Sun

A letter from Neeraj about the recent European decision to accept the sign OSHO® as a branding / trademark for products and services.

Beyond Alt-Right and Alt-Left

Arjuna (aka John Hogue) just released his 44th book expressing his vision for a community of Americans to emerge after a grassroot revolution, writes Bhagawati.

It is the way of the heart

Ojas writes about a reunion of Dutch sannyasins which took place in a pancake café in Soest near Amsterdam, on 10th October 2017.

It’s only a brand

A court in the European Union recently upheld rulings of lower tribunals (not courts) that had allowed OSHO as a trademark for OIF in the EU only. Sangeet explains the implications [...]

Ramateertha on EU Court of Justice Decision on the “Osho” Trademark

On October 11, 2017, the European Court of Justice pronounced its verdict in the OSHO trademark case, writes Ramateertha [of Osho Lotus Commune, Cologne, Germany].

Silence Speaks

Praful talks about the creation of a trilogy of music albums. First is 'Silence Speaks', next 'Call of the Beloved' out this month. "What happened during the four days of recording [...]

The Reiki Concert

Sergio Taza's wonderful piano-playing comes to the fore in this album. A review by Punya.

Celebrating Meera’s Legacy

After Meera's death there have been various events worldwide to celebrate and remember her life and work. We asked Svagito, who has been organising many of them, to let us know [...]

Trio exhibition, an homage to Meera

Three Dutch artists; Abhilasha, Pathika and Meera; showed their artwork recently near Amsterdam.

The Circle

Navyo reviews the recently released techno-thriller starring Emma Watson, Tom Hanks, John Boyega, directed by James Ponsoldt and based on Dave Eggers' 2013 novel.

A documentary on Osho in the making

'Osho, 1000 Shades of Ocean', already in the first stages of filming, is the latest project of Italian filmmaker Lakshen. Punya’s account after meeting with him.

Shangri-La

A two-track digital-only single recently released by Shastro. "We feel that Shangri-La does indeed exist but it can only be found inside, in our own inner shrine..."

Space

A presentation for the latest album by Georg Deuter (aka Chaitanya Hari)

‘Strength through Meditation’

An article published in the German weekly Stern on August 31, 2017, commented on by Punya.

Flooding impact and consequences

While the mass media are outdoing each other with reports from Texas about the massive destructive impact of hurricane Harvey, little is being said about what is happening in Asia. [...]

Sapiens – Homo Deus

Marc explores two books by Yuval Noah Harari, who came to the conclusion that “Having raised humanity above the beastly level of survival struggles, we will now aim to upgrade [...]

Mountain

Vandana describes her experience watching the new documentary, ‘Mountain’ shown in concert as a collaboration between the Australian Chamber Orchestra and filmmaker Jennifer [...]

The Long Reach of the Dharma

Bhagawati reviews Deva Abhiyana's newly released book.

Breath of Voavah

Madhuri's impressions while listening to Prem Joshua's most recent album.

The Great American Eclipse – Earthquake and Tsunami

Review of Arjuna’s (John Hogue) recently published 43rd book, addressing the August 21 solar eclipse over America, past events during eclipses and prophecies, with the last [...]

In Wonder with Osho

"Arun’s long-awaited autobiography is lightning striking the heart with joyous laughter, deepest tears, and an original portrait of Osho as never before seen," says Prem Geet in [...]

Walk with me

Sneha reviews the recently released documentary about Thich Nhat Hanh and his Plum Village located near Bordeaux in southwest France, the first monastic community founded by him in [...]

Tantric Dating

Kaiyum reviews Catherine Auman's (aka Dhyan Shaida) latest book and says, "...it shows a refreshing new paradigm in how to approach dating and finding a loving partner."

Zen Pearls: Creativity Inspired by Osho

A review by Madhuri of Shunyo Mahom's book with his artwork and Osho quotes.

Proposal for an International Meditation Day

Arun proposes that the Government of Nepal work with the United Nations to establish an International Meditation Day on Buddha Purnima, the full moon of April/May. Prem Geet has [...]

The Empty Mirror

Kaiyum reviews this very insightful and inspiring real-life book by Janwillem van de Wetering; "The numerous Zen stories are a delightful reminder of the clarity and simplicity of [...]

Soul Traveler: Taking the Jump

Surendra reviews Navyo's first volume of travel stories, “This account is full of sharp, cultural observations and has a great sense of movement.”

The Fall of Winter

Chinmaya Dunster reviews Sambodhi Prem's long awaited new album.

I Am Not Your Negro

Gyanodaya reviews the 2016 American documentary film directed by Raoul Peck, based on James Baldwin's unfinished manuscript, 'Remember This House'.

Sufi whirling in St. Petersburg

More than twenty Russian sannyasins got together for a flashmob performance on Palace Square, St. Petersburg's main square earlier this month.

The reality of Osho’s death

Because of recent allegations and comments that have been made publicly, Ageh Bharti wrote a letter to shed light on the circumstances of Osho’s death.