INSIGHTS


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Go Deep and Explore

(A Rendezvous with Osho) There is a fear about the girl I am with. I am afraid to lose her...and that won’t allow me to have a deep relationship. Maybe I’m afraid to be alone, something like that. No, don’t be afraid, move deeper. It will happen because the more you...

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Preparing People for Power: A Vision

(A Vision of Osho) THE PEOPLE WHO are going to be powerful need to be prepared. Right now, up to now, for thousands of years you have never prepared anybody. If somebody is going to be a boxer you don't just push him into the ring and say: "Start!" He has...

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Living Without Fear

(A Rendezvous with Osho) I feel an armor around me that keeps me from coming closer to people. I don’t know where it is coming from. How to have it melt away? Everybody has that kind of armor. There are reasons for it. First, the child is born so utterly helpless into...

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Women have been taught

Man has been taught to be just a man: never to show any feminine traits, never to show any softness of the heart, never to show any receptivity, always be aggressive. Man has been taught never to cry, never weep – because tears are feminine. Women have been taught never...

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Misunderstanding Love

Reading about the sad story of Jiah Khan I was reminded of the Osho wisdom about human love and its frailty. His comment echoes truth :" Lovers love only while they are not yet in a fixed relationship. As the relationship settles, love disappears. Once the relationship is fixed,...

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The Way of the Sly Man

Osho, I can feel myself moving from anger into sadness. I don’t know whether I should try and get the anger out or just let it explode inside. Anger and sadness are both the same. Sadness is passive anger and anger is active sadness. Because sadness comes easy, anger seems...

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Sex Education For Children

Osho, What do you say about sex education to small children? Truth is truth, and nobody should be debarred from it. Just because children are small, do they have to be fed on lies? Is truth only for grown-ups? Then does it mean truth is dangerous to the delicate consciousness of...

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Sex is Natural

Sex is beautiful, sexuality is ugly, and the difference has to be understood. Sex is a natural phenomenon. Sexuality is unnatural, abnormal and pathological. When sex becomes cerebral, when sex enters in your head, it becomes sexuality. Now, the head is not the center for sex. It is getting into...

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Freedom To Choose Your Death

Euthanasia, or the freedom to choose your death, should be accepted as a birthright of every human being. A limit can be put to it, for example, seventy-five years. After the age of seventy-five the hospitals should be ready to help anybody who wants to get rid of their body....

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The Forgotten Language

Feeling is the language, the forgotten language. If you understand feeling, you understand the whole. lt is said of Lukman, one of the wisest men ever born — he is the founder of Yunani medicine — that he would go to plants, to bushes and trees, sit there, feel them,...