Author Archives: Parmartha

Zen Archery with Bodhihanna

Recently Ma Bodhihanna died. She was I believe 89 years old.  She was an admirable person who had survived nazism. She became interested in zen archery late in life and used to practice in Pune.(Osho Teerth Park) I like the … Continue reading

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Osho’s Work: Is this a Meaningful Phrase?

Lots of people use this phrase “Osho’s work” without really thinking what they mean….. By way of ordinary language some disciples woke up just from a look, a glance, and being receptive to it.  The receptivity was arrived at by what … Continue reading

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Dharmen Dies

Dharmen ( Brian Hemmings) died at the Marie Curie Hospice in Hampstead, London last Tuesday (May 16th, 2017) . (He is now the second founder of Sannyas News to die. ( Prem Paritosh died in 2009).  Sannyas News (digital version) … Continue reading

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Freedom’s just another word for nothing left to lose: Pravasi

Some idiots have denied for whatever reason that Pravasi ever saw the inside of a prison cell. Here below is an article which he gave to SN in our early days just to address that at least. Suddenly there is … Continue reading

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Pravasi, manufacturer of LSD dies

Nicholas Sand, (Swami Pravasi) Chemist,  Who Sought to Bring LSD to the World, Dies at 75 Pravasi in August 1970 One day in 1964, Pravasi, a Brooklyn-born son of a spy for the Soviet Union, took his first acid trip. … Continue reading

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