Archive for Osho A-Z

The first love is food

Osho on the subject of 'Food': "...there is a deep association between food and love; in fact food comes first and then love follows."

Forget the technique for twelve years

Osho speaks on the topic of 'Authentic Art': "True art means: if it helps you to become silent, still, joyous; if it gives you a celebration; if it makes you dance ... if it [...]

To be responsible means to be alert, conscious

Osho speaks on the topic 'Responsibility': "To be conscious means to take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders. To be responsible is the beginning of buddhahood."

Eighty-four thousand doors open

Osho talks on the topic of 'Zen Masters': "Only in the absence of all activity, when you are relaxed to your very being, the door opens to all the mysteries of the world, all the [...]

To be a painter, you have to drop the ego

Osho on the topic of 'Art': "...the extraordinary comes only through egolessness."

Everybody can laugh

Osho on the subject of 'Laughter': "If you go into a total laughter people think it is hysterical. It is not, it is historical!"

Listening means hearing without mind

Osho talks on 'Listening / Hearing': "Listening is all that meditation is about - how to listen to that which is already there."

There are no outside causes of happiness

Osho speaks on 'Happiness': "...happiness and unhappiness are your moods and don’t depend on the outside."

“I love you,” means danger

Osho talks on the topic of 'Love': "You cannot accept the idea that you are worth loving, that anybody can love you."

A person living through intuition is always happy

Osho talks on 'Intuition': "There are many people who would like to be intuitive, who would like to find the inner guide, just to succeed in the world. For them the inner guide [...]

They have come just now from God’s home

Osho talks on the subject of 'Children': " have to learn from them because they are far more closer to God than you are."

We exist with the trees

Osho talks on the topic of 'trees' and tells the story of the Taoist woodcutter: "Either man has to turn back and drop the Western aggressive attitude or man has to get ready to [...]

Give all your attention to listening

Osho talks on 'Listening' at the 1968 Meditation Camp in Ajol, Gujarat: "Listen... and by and by, within you, a humming of silence will begin. The mind is becoming silent."

Family is against rebellion

Osho talks on 'Family'. "The family conditions the child in the first place. Secondly, it is the cause of all kinds of insanities."

Cancer can exist only in a certain neurotic state of mind

Osho on the subject of 'Cancer'. "When the mind becomes very tense, so tense that it is intolerable, it starts affecting the body tissues. That's why cancer exists only when [...]

A moment’s reverence is enough

Osho speaks on the topic: Surrender. "The buddha is a mirror: when you bow down you see your original face reflected in the buddha."

The whole world can be transformed into a Buddhafield

Osho talks on the topic: Commune. "I would like to create a chain of communes all around the world..."

Watch from the outside and be alert like a flame

Osho speaks about the Nadabrahma meditation in a darshan, "Let the body get drunk, let the mind get drunk, let them fall into a deep love-affair with each other, and you slip out [...]

Move from the head to the heart

Osho about the Heart: "The heart is always true. And the head is never true."

Laughter is the very essence of religion

Osho talks on Laughter: "The whole play of existence is so beautiful that laughter can be the only response to it."

Energy Enjoys itself Playing

Osho speaks on 'Play / Leela': "God is playing; he is not engaged in work..."

Man is asleep – man lives in a deep slumber

Osho speaking on 'Asleep': "Zen is an effort to become alert and awake..."

Real Education

Osho talks on 'Education': "A real education will not teach you to compete; it will teach you to cooperate."

Prana: the most fundamental unit is energy

Osho talks on 'Prana': "Yoga says you are not only breathing air; you are also breathing prana. In fact air is just a vehicle for prana, just a medium."

Help Them to Be More Creative

Osho talks on 'Education'

Stuffing everybody with ideas

Osho talks on 'Education'

Unless man becomes blissful…

Osho talks on 'Anguish'

The Atmosphere of the Real India

Osho speaks on 'India'.

This World Is Not to Be Renounced

Osho visits the white marble rocks in Jabalpur with Dr. S.K. Saxena.

Become More Alert

Osho on 'Awareness'

Fear of Death

Osho on 'Death'

Work to the Optimum

Osho on Work

Full Moon Best for Meditation

Osho talks on 'Full Moon', "Many people who have become buddhas have attained their enlightenment on the full-moon night, even Buddha himself."

Protective Aura

Osho talks in darshan on how to create a protective aura.

A Name Is Only a Label

Osho on Sannyas Name.

Humour is Health

Osho on Humour

The Age of the Woman

Osho talks on 'Woman'

Buddha’s Invisible Rebellion

Osho on 'Gautama the Buddha'

Tathata Means Saying ’Yes’ Totally

Osho talks on 'Acceptance'

Nobody Has the Absolute Truth

Osho talks on 'Absolute'.