Talk:Osho Discourses

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There is a forlorn volume in the second column in 1970 called Early Dialogues. The 1970 Timeline page mentions two chapters (#3 & 4) from this alleged vol but nowhere else can a chapter be found, never mind Early Dialogues. These two talks correspond precisely to two talks specified at Talk:Early Talks but MIA in the Timeline.

Ch 3: Aug 26, 1970, CCI Chambers, Mumbai, no title
Ch 4: Sep 22, 1970, CCI Chambers, Mumbai, no title

Seems a no-brainer to conclude that "Early Dialogues" is a misnomer and should be changed and/or expunged.

Lots more Hindi titles could be added now too. -- doofus-9 15:31, 25 May 2016 (UTC)


About the Early Dialogues: the source of this confusion is maybe the CD-ROM, where the body text has, under Miscellaneous, 11 chapters of Early Talks; but the appendices Listing of Minititles and Titles and Listing of titles to MiniTitles show Early Dialogues (but no Early Talks). --Sugit (talk) 15:51, 25 May 2016 (UTC)


That's all very well but the CD-ROM uses the term "Early Talks" throughout, except in that one Appendix listing, while we use the term rather less systematically, labeling only #3&4 as Early Dialogues, the rest Early Talks. And we don't have Early Dialogues anywhere else but in the mentioned Timeline pages. The CD-ROM also says in the introduction to Early Talks that there are twelve talks but it only supplies eleven. We don't have to accept every word as inviolable. -- doofus-9 16:58, 25 May 2016 (UTC)


Well, I did not mean to say it was very well, I meant the CD-ROM is causing confusion. I do not know all ins and outs, but I'd say drop all mention of Early Dialogues, just use Early Talks. --Sugit (talk) 17:08, 25 May 2016 (UTC)


Okay, sorry if i sounded like i was browbeating. I wanted to a) leave a trail concerning changes and b) get this page changed. I am not empowered to edit this page. -- doofus-9 18:06, 25 May 2016 (UTC)


OK, I believe I can. How do we do this: just remove the Early Dialogues (as the Early Talks are already mentioned in 1969), or repeat the Early Talks in 1970 ? --Sugit (talk) 19:46, 25 May 2016 (UTC)


The pattern seems to be to show a title for each year talks were given, so multi-year series like Prem Ke Phool are entered like seven times, Dhammapada and so on. A lot more Hindi talks could be entered too :-) -- doofus-9 03:13, 26 May 2016 (UTC)