Maps of the Body- Understand The Chakras

Maps of the Body- Understand The Chakras

Indian philosophy produced several models to describe what happen withhin body. Alas, this is already an oversimplification. There are several distinct schools of Indian philosophy and, as you know, they are not always in accord with each other. Just look at the...
The Most Excellent Way

The Most Excellent Way

THE BUDDHA SAID: To be free from the passions and to be calm, this is the most excellent way. Those who leave their parents, go out of the home, understand the mind, reach the source, and comprehend the immaterial, are called shramanas. Those who observe the precepts...
The Eternal Beyond the Mind

The Eternal Beyond the Mind

The Upanishad first affirms the existence of this profounder, vaster, more puissant consciousness behind our mental being. That, it affirms, is Brahman. Mind, Life, Sense, Speech are not the utter Brahman; they are only inferior modes and external instruments....
Tantra of the Shiva- Kapalikas and Aghoras

Tantra of the Shiva- Kapalikas and Aghoras

Käpälikas and Aghoras One fine day the gods were sitting in heaven quaffing Soma. As it so happened, Brahma, the Creator, began to boast about the wonderful job he was doing. Siva disagreed, there were words, and punches, and then Siva got really cross and chopped off...
Ikigai: A mysterious word

Ikigai: A mysterious word

This book began its journey on a rainy evening in Tokyo, where the authors met for the first time in a cozy bar. Despite having admired each other’s work from afar due to the geographical gap between Barcelona and Japan, fate brought them together through a...
Shiva Parvati Wedding Story

Shiva Parvati Wedding Story

In the sacred union of Shiva and Parvati, an awe-inspiring spectacle unfolded, transcending the boundaries of mere mortal comprehension. Within the divine embrace of this celestial matrimony, an extraordinary gathering took place, for Shiva, the supreme being, the...
BELOVED OSHO, I HAVE NOTICED THAT WHEN I SEE A WOMAN WHO IS PARTICULARLY LOVELY, AND I AM TAKEN INTO THAT SWEET SILENCE, I FORGET ALL ABOUT PHILOSOPHY OR RELIGION, BUT I AM LOST AND FOUND ENTERING A MOMENT. I THINK ANIMALS ARE WISE BECAUSE GOD DOESN’T TROUBLE THEM WITH METAPHYSICS. STILL, I WANT TO THROW MY BOOKS OUT. . . BUT STILL I LIKE THEM.

BELOVED OSHO, I HAVE NOTICED THAT WHEN I SEE A WOMAN WHO IS PARTICULARLY LOVELY, AND I AM TAKEN INTO THAT SWEET SILENCE, I FORGET ALL ABOUT PHILOSOPHY OR RELIGION, BUT I AM LOST AND FOUND ENTERING A MOMENT. I THINK ANIMALS ARE WISE BECAUSE GOD DOESN’T TROUBLE THEM WITH METAPHYSICS. STILL, I WANT TO THROW MY BOOKS OUT. . . BUT STILL I LIKE THEM.

A lady embodies poetry, philosophy, and metaphysics. A man is also. When one encounters life poetry, alive philosophy, or lively metaphysics, one will undoubtedly forget philosophy and metaphysics. That merely demonstrates your continued existence. Being enamored with...
BELOVED OSHO, THIS SOUNDS LIKE A SILLY QUESTION. I AM NOT SURE THAT I WANT TO BECOME ENLIGHTENED. I AM SURPRISED TO SEE SO MANY PEOPLE AROUND WHO SEEM TO HAVE THAT DESIRE. I FEEL VERY MUCH ATTACHED TO MY COUNTRY AND I LOVE MY WORK THERE. STILL I WANT TO TAKE SANNYAS. IS THAT POSSIBLE? IS IT NOT A CONTRADICTION?

BELOVED OSHO, THIS SOUNDS LIKE A SILLY QUESTION. I AM NOT SURE THAT I WANT TO BECOME ENLIGHTENED. I AM SURPRISED TO SEE SO MANY PEOPLE AROUND WHO SEEM TO HAVE THAT DESIRE. I FEEL VERY MUCH ATTACHED TO MY COUNTRY AND I LOVE MY WORK THERE. STILL I WANT TO TAKE SANNYAS. IS THAT POSSIBLE? IS IT NOT A CONTRADICTION?

All questions and responses are ridiculous. Mind questions emerge like leaves from trees. Questions nurture the mind and must be dismissed. Questions are food searches. The answer is food. The mind is hungry, wants to be strong and fed, and hunts for sustenance. Where...