You must have heard about the Japanese poem, haiku. It is the smallest poetry form in the world – seventeen syllables only – but one of the most penetrating. The word 'haiku' means 'the beginning'. This is a tremendous significance – the word haiku means the beginning. The haiku poets say: We only begin, we
Osho Wool Hat
Aum purnamadah purnamidam purnat purnamudachyate purnasya purnamadaya purnameva vashisyate.     Aum this is the cold. That is the cold. From coldness emerges coldness. Coldness coming from coldness, coldness still remains!   This morning is really cold, hence the change of the meaning. I don't stick to the words, I stick to the reality! Therefore,
  The sudden unexpected turn, that is the secret of a joke - the revelation. You are expecting something and it doesn't happen; what happens is so totally absurd and yet has a logic of its own... it is ridiculous and yet not illogical. That's what suddenly becomes a laughter in you. You see the
Meditation is not a solution of any problem in particular; it solves nothing. It simply helps you to get rid of the mind, the problem-creator. It simply helps you to slip out of the mind as a snake slips out of the old skin. Once you know you are not the mind the great transcendence
Osho and dog Feat.
Another time, Osho in Uruguay with another dog There are animals who are crying out to be freed from their forms. It happened at a camp in Matheran. I was staying very far away from the campus ground. The first evening, when I was going to my bungalow, a dog followed – really a rare

When Gautama the Buddha Auditorium becomes too small to contain all the seekers coming to Poona, our Beloved Master goes on a tour of the universe looking for a new site.