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“This is a wrong question, basically meaningless…. My suggestion is, ask a more basic question. For example, you can ask, “Is there life after birth?” That would be more basic because many people are born but very few people have life. Just by being born you are not alive. You exist, certainly, but life is more than mere existence. You are born, but unless you are reborn into your being, you don’t live, you never live.” – Osho

Die without Any Question and without Any Answer
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Die without Any Question and without Any Answer

2 min read “To solve your problems means to give you an answer that intellectually satisfies you; and to dissolve your problem is to give you a method that makes you yourself aware that there is no problem at all: problems are all our own creations and there is no need for any answer. “The enlightened consciousness has...

Let Go and Fight Totally!
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Let Go and Fight Totally!

2 min read I am a fighter. I don’t know anything except fighting — and even worse, I love it! I love to stand in the face of the strongest storm and laugh. And yet behind my mind, my heart longs to melt. It yearns, but it never seems to have even a fighting chance. How can I...

Life Begins When We Start Living with Totality
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Life Begins When We Start Living with Totality

3 min read Osho,Often the fear of death comes up, intense and strong, and the fear of having to leave all this beauty, this friendship and love. How is it possible to relax in this certainty of death? “First, it is possible to relax only when death is a certainty. Relaxing is difficult when things are uncertain. If...

Between Life and Death
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Between Life and Death

3 min read Death is already happening. Whether you face it or not, whether you look at it or not, it is already there. “It is just like breathing. When a child is born, he inhales. He breathes in for the first time. That is the beginning of life. And when one day he becomes old, dies, he...

Is Time Linear – Why Are We so Time Obsessed?
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Is Time Linear – Why Are We so Time Obsessed?

3 min read When Time Is Linear, Cycle Is Lost and What Is Natural Is Forgotten “The western attitude is time-obsessed. There are reasons behind it. Why did time become linear in the West? Because the concept of rebirth never became prevalent. Pythagoras introduced it, but then it was lost; Jesus hinted about it; he talked indirectly about it....

The Power of Now – the Fallacy of Future Promises
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The Power of Now – the Fallacy of Future Promises

2 min read A Parable On Death This is a beautiful Osho’s story on the concept of the Power of Now. “A King Became Very Angry with His Prime Minister for Certain Reasons, and He Sentenced Him to Death. It was the custom of that country that whenever a person was going to be crucified, the king himself...

Understanding the Fear of Death
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Understanding the Fear of Death

5 min read “Death is always close by. It is almost like your shadow. You may be aware, you may not be aware, but it follows you from the first moment of your life to the very last moment. Death is a process just as life is a process, and they are almost together, like two wheels of a bullock cart. Life cannot exist without death; nor can death exist without life."

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