Tsunami from heaven

Tsunami from heaven

Mother Nature's beautiful and mysterious ways shown in time-lapse footage. Published by RT on June 17, 2018.

‘Kindly adjust’ to our English

‘Kindly adjust’ to our English

Indian English is a living, practical language, used by millions every day, writes Shashi Tharoor in The Week. Published on June 3, 2018.

Ryōkan forgot to get food

Ryōkan forgot to get food

"Each moment is so full of blessings, each moment is such an eternity of joy, each moment is such a dance of beauty," concludes Osho.

The retired surgeon

The retired surgeon

"Every child comes with tremendous energy and potential, but the whole of society around the child starts moulding him, giving him ideals", states Osho.

Suicide or sannyas

Suicide or sannyas

As a sannyasin, one has to learn the art of meditating and creating distance from the mind that is suicidal, writes Keerti in The Asian Age. Published on June 14, 2018.

Meditation is not an instant coffee

Meditation is not an instant coffee

People are hard pressed for time, in particular when it comes to devoting space to meditation, writes Keerti in this excerpt. Published in Happy Ho.

Unconscious meditative time

Unconscious meditative time

In meditation the mind unclutters, experiences are digested, and the overload disappears, leaving the mind fresh and young and clear and clean, states Osho.

Astrology is an investigation

Astrology is an investigation

...into the possibility that changes in the universe have also been recorded in man, states Osho.

Mandalas, landscape photography and digital art

Mandalas, landscape photography and digital art

An exhibition in Berne, Switzerland, by Chandra, Veeno and David Thorner - open till June 29, 2018.

Podcasts are ‘in’

Podcasts are ‘in’

Swaram from Love Osho started interviewing sannyasins and publishing the talks as podcasts on his website. Everybody is listening! Here the links to the first 6 interviews.

Live free!

Live free!

A Cup of Tea (105)

You cannot be aware of what I am intending to do

You cannot be aware of what I am intending to do

Osho explains, "The India that you know, I have already left... But for whomsoever wants to seek and search and be, India still provides the best climate - spiritual climate, I mean."

Busted in India

Busted in India

A true story about three and a half years in an Indian prison by Mark O'Brien, aka Swami Alok Preetam; reviewed by Carolyn Boniface.

Arrival in gaol

Arrival in gaol

Excerpt from the book, Busted in India, by Mark O'Brien, aka Swami Alok Preetam.

The power of mindful sex

The power of mindful sex

Satya Puja aka Diane Richardson appears on TEDx in Linz, Austria, giving a warm and captivating talk how sex can bring healing and connection to one's relationship.

My love story with India

My love story with India

From Suha's series 'Beware: Slippery.... Sacred Ground': "I understand the thrill I experience when I get off the plane, that feeling of mystery that surrounds the visitor and sets her heart pounding, as when coming near a sacred space."

Rajneeshpuram, An Experiment to Provoke God

Rajneeshpuram, An Experiment to Provoke God

Viramo's review on this "even-handed, skillfully produced movie originally made for public television." Written, directed, produced and co-edited by Deva Michael, it was first shown on KCTS (Seattle) in 1993. Now available as DVD or via streaming.

Molly’s Game

Molly’s Game

A film review my Madhuri: "An entertaining diversion into a life you don’t want to live. Well-crafted, suspenseful, but most of all cautionary..."

You want a meaning to life?

You want a meaning to life?

A poem by Jeff Foster.

A meeting by the bamboos

A meeting by the bamboos

Chinmaya and Shastro improvise on Rag Bhairagi while meeting in New Zealand (video).

Suicide or sannyas

Suicide or sannyas

As a sannyasin, one has to learn the art of meditating and creating distance from the mind that is suicidal, writes Keerti in The Asian Age. Published on June 14, 2018.

Journalist Anke Richter goes inside the cult of Netflix’s Wild Wild Country

Journalist Anke Richter goes inside the cult of Netflix’s Wild Wild Country

Inspired by the docuseries Wild Wild Country, Anke Richter visits Osho International Resort in Pune and writes about her experiences during a week's stay. Published in stuff, New Zealand, on June 10, 2018.

Bollywood director-producer Subhash Ghai at Osho Tapoban

Bollywood director-producer Subhash Ghai at Osho Tapoban

A one-day visit at the Osho commune in Nepal by Subhash Ghai, who will produce the biopic 'Osho: The other side of the Ocean'.

Subhash Ghai: Many policymakers of our country read Osho but hide it

Subhash Ghai: Many policymakers of our country read Osho but hide it

Subhash Ghai, in collaboration with Rome-based Navala Productions, is all set to produce a biopic about the controversial Indian guru Osho. Published in The Indian Express on June 6, 2018.

The Scot who was the sex guru’s bodyguard

The Scot who was the sex guru’s bodyguard

In the wake of Netflix's 'Wild Wild Country' showing, Myles Bonnar and Steven Brocklehurst from BBC Scotland News report on Hugh Milne (aka Shivamurti). This post includes the radio interview on which the article is based. Published on June 4, 2018.

Pearls of Wisdom: Joy, Osho, Mother Nature and Roots and Wings

Pearls of Wisdom: Joy, Osho, Mother Nature and Roots and Wings

"... I paid a lot of attention to tiny things, and I still do - maybe I pay more attention now than I did before," says Upendra Mishra, quoting Osho and what one can learn from nature about our inner world. Published in India New England News.

Profound truth

Profound truth

A quote by Dave Sim.

Men’s miseries

Men’s miseries

A quote by Pascal.

Hiking along

Hiking along

Alastair and Hamish were hiking through the Scottish Highlands. 

Conclusion

Conclusion

Mildred's husband had been slipping in and out of a coma for several months.

Sundaram

Sundaram

(14 June 1963 - 12 June 2018)

Samarth

Samarth

...left his body on 2nd May 2018.