INSIGHTS


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Meditation And Concentration

“The ability to concentrate is not something to feel blessed about. It is a frozen state of mind, a very narrow state of mind. Useful of course: useful for others, useful in scientific inquiry, useful in business, useful in the market, useful in politics, but absolutely useless for yourself....

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Psychological & Physical Aspects Of Pain

Psychological pain can be dissolved; and only psychological pain can be dissolved. The other pain, the physical pain, is part of life and death; there is no way to dissolve it. But it never creates a problem. Have you ever observed? -- The problem is only when you are...

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Theory Of Karma

"The law of karma, in the first place, is not a law. That word gives it an aroma as if it is something scientific, like the law of gravitation. It is merely a hope, not a law at all. "It has been hoped for centuries that if you do good...

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Laugh, And Save The World

"Miserable people are dangerous for the simple reason they don't care whether the earth survives or not. They are so miserable that deep down they may think it would be better if everything were finished. Who cares, if you are living in misery? Only happy people, ecstatic people, dancing people...

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Aching For Some ZZZZ’s

An article in an American woman’s magazine says that as many as fifty million Americans suffer from so-called insomnia. After the common cold and headache, this disease ranks as number three for visits to the doctor. Osho is asked to comment – "Insomnia is not a disease. Insomnia is a certain...

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What’s Sex Got To Do With It?

Move back: from pride to greed, from greed to anger, from anger to sex. And if you can come to the natural, spontaneous sexuality, things will be very simple. Things will be so simple that you cannot imagine. Then your energy is natural, and natural energy creates no hindrance in transformation.

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Transforming Terrorism

Things are interconnected. The first thing that has to be changed is that man should be made more rejoicing ? which all the religions have killed. The real criminals are not caught. These are the victims, the terrorists and other criminals. It is all the religions who are the real criminals, because they have destroyed all possibilities of rejoicing. They have destroyed the possibility of enjoying small things of life; they have condemned everything that nature provides you to make you happy, to make you feel excited, feel pleasant.

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You know your inside, and you know the others’ outside: that creates jealousy. They know your outside, and they know their inside: that creates jealousy. Nobody else knows your inside.

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Gossip Girl, Gossip Boy

Why do we judge one another? Why are we so interested in gossiping about others, in finding fault with others, in looking into others' loopholes and defects, and how can we do differently? Osho talks on the early Buddhist mystic, Atisha, and his simple instructions for awareness – Do not discuss...