Rosalie’s start as a Twinkie on Rancho Rajneesh, with visitors and media streaming in.
Punya writes of her time working in the Twinkie’s office in Rajneeshpuram – from her book, On the Edge.
In part 2 of her recollections, Bhagawati returns to Rajneeshpuram where intense times and historical events take place.
Veena recalls events and perceptions from the first two years in Rajneeshpuram, working as a Twinkie.
Divakar reflects on finding our own inner wisdom. A way to navigate a path to truth, through an ocean of opinions, beliefs, and information overload.
In this video, seasoned Dutch journalist Charles Groenhuijsen rejects the general media attitude of “Good news is no news.”
Nirbija sent details about this new project and will be one of the many readers of the Corriere della Sera to buy the weekly compilation.
Keerti refers to the media coverage about Osho and his sannyasins and addresses how to go about negative statements in particular now on the occasion of Sheela’s visit to India.
Julian Assange’s recent arrest in London, UK, is being widely reported in the media, writes Bhagawati. (The article includes a video-interview by journalist, author and documentary filmmaker, John Pilger.)
Kul Bhushan writes about the time when sannyasins took over the London Hotel Café Royal on Regent Street for a weekend of song and dance, meditations and exhibitions.
While in Kulu Manali, Osho answers a question by M. Achana of Nawabanath, India: “Have you a message for the press?”
An excerpt from Punya’s book On the Edge recounting the time she was filing press clippings: “Most of my friends had no idea of what was going on in the media and would not have been particularly interested in knowing it either.”
Towards the end of his life, Carl Sagan expressed deep concern about the ‘dumbing down of America’. Buck Rogers writes in the Waking Times and SOTT.
The effect, that an echo chamber has, reinforces a person’s own present world view, making it seem more correct and more universally accepted than it really is, says Marc in his evaluation of yet another modern phenomenon.
Excerpt from Arjuna’s (John Hogue’s) recently released book, ‘Trump Strikes Syria: and North Korea?’
Iam Saums on the overwhelming power of the media – and a reminder to claim our own power and distinguish ourselves from societal fear, prejudice, propaganda and vanity.
What is healthy journalism? Can journalism survive on positive news? Please explain your vision on the responsibility of the media.
Super Bowl 50 is an American football game to determine the champion of the National Football League (NFL).
Naina interviewed Delhi-based friends working in the mainstream media, asking them how they manage to maintain a sane and healthy lifestyle.
Jon Rappoport, investigative reporter and author, writes about the hypnotic use of color in television news on ZenGardner.com
A famous quote by Meher Baba and used in a song by musician Bobby McFerrin used by mainstream media in the US.
I have been observing that whenever press people come to the ashram they are always looking for something negative – sex, money, etcetera, etcetera. Can’t they see what is happening here?
More than fifty years ago, on April 27, 1961, John F. Kennedy gave a speech before the American Newspaper Publishers Association, in which he warned the press about the secret societies that are the real power in global affairs.
Osho speaks about getting his Oregon driving license and being stopped by the police while driving on the county road in Oregon.