Osho’s books but his videos, posters, mugs, T shirts and
magazines in English and Hindi attracted them all.
Senior School students were seen examining Osho books
and magazines and were intrigued by Osho’s revolutionary
quotations displayed all over.
College students were
equally fascinated by the radical titles of Osho books
and picked them to have a look.
They also scrutinized the posters, Osho signature
paintings, Osho Zen Tarot sets and, of course, the
"Where can I meditate?" was a frequent question
answered by the maroon- clad volunteers with T
shirts proclaiming ‘Love u Osho’.
They were told about the meditation campus,
Oshodham on the outskirts of the city, and the Osho
Meditation Centre in South Delhi.
The young professionals who walked in knew about the
enlightened master and had read some of his books. They
went straight to the section that interested them and
looked for new titles.
PLAYED AT OSHODHAM
Later, they browsed around and bought what they
A TV screen played videos of meditation camps at
Oshodham and stopped many in their tracks to gaze at
so many maroon robed meditators lost in ecstasy.
What was going on?
They wondered and stopped to watch.
Advance information about the arrival of Swami Vinod
Bharti a.k.a. film-star Vinod Khanna spread quietly
among the volunteers as they prepared for his arrival.
He came with a group of his fans, most of whom were
The pavilion was bursting with cameramen as he
went around with his wife, Kavita. In front of the
huge portrait of his master, Swami Vinod launched
the latest issues of Osho World magazine in English
with the Editor Swami Anand Kul Bhushan and later in
Hindi with Swami Chaitanya Keerti.
He was presented with an Osho mug which he found
attractive and so another one was offered for his wife
He looked at the posters and other goodies.
Then he posed with all the volunteers, a gesture much
appreciated by all.