Author Archives: satyadeva

The ‘Tombstone Exercise’: Have You Lived From The Heart?

Nityaprem considers what ‘living from the heart’ means for him and wonders what it might mean for SN readers. One of the things I came across recently was the ‘Tombstone Exercise’. This is a simple thought experiment where you imagine … Continue reading

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Osho, Gurus and the Spiritual Search, by Nityaprem

Nityaprem writes… Not so long ago I asked my father what were the most significant books in his life. He answered, P.D. Ouspensky’s ‘In search of the Miraculous’, and any Osho book (of course). Apparently he had read Ouspensky’s book … Continue reading

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‘Osho: Intimate Glimpses’, by Anando: Lokesh reflects

                                                 “Anando will be my medium” (Osho)                     … Continue reading

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What a Sannyasin Can Learn from Buddhism, by Nityaprem

Nityaprem, who recently began writing comments at Sannyas News, presents some key lessons he’s learned from Buddha’s teachings. First, a little personal history: After a successful (and very un-spiritual) career in software development, I had a breakdown which led to … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk…

Frank makes the case for open communication between rigidly polarised groups. I don`t think anyone would deny that the world has become  torn apart with every kind of polarity: left v right / religion v rationality / vaxx v anti-vaxx … Continue reading

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