Author Archives: satyadeva

Osho as the Spiritual Friend

Nitya Prem reflects on the changing relationship between Osho and his sannyasins. Perhaps it would be good if we sannyasins talked about how we have related to Osho over the years, because it hasn’t always been the same. Osho once … Continue reading

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Reflections on Sannyas Living and Getting Older, by Nitya Prem

Back when Osho was alive, it was easier to make sense of what sannyas meant. First it was a new name, red clothes and a mala, and that set you apart, even in the classrooms of the Dutch schools where … Continue reading

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Osho’s Best Joke?

Nitya Prem suggests…President Jimmy Carter, former President Ford, Henry Kissinger, a priest and a hippy were in a plane together. There was a storm, and the pilot rushes into the passenger cabin. He says, “We’ve been hit by a lightning … Continue reading

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“Never Born, Never Died”…

To mark Osho’s birth anniversary today here are 15 quotes chosen by ‘The Indian Express’ : 1 / 15 Osho, also known as Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, Acharya Rajneesh or just Rajneesh,was born on December 11, 1931, as Chandra Mohan Jain. He … Continue reading

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Osho and his later talks on Zen, by Nityaprem

Nityaprem offers food for ‘no-thought’ re Osho’s focus on Zen during his final years. In the later years of Poona 2 Osho talked a lot about Zen, the Zen masters and Zen stories, and I wonder at the meaning of … Continue reading

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