My Way: The Way of the White Clouds

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Chapter 1 starts:
Bhagwan, Why is your way called "The Way of the White Clouds"?
Just before Buddha died, somebody asked him : When a Buddha dies where does he go - does he survive, or simply disappear into nothingness?
Buddha is reported to have said: "Just like a white cloud disappearing".
This very morning there were white clouds in the sky. Now they are there no more. Where have they gone? From where they come? How they evolve, and how they dissolve again?
A white cloud is a mystery, the coming, the going, the very being of it. That's the first reason why I call my way "The Way of the White Clouds", but there are many reasons, and it is good to ponder, to meditate upon those ...
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Later published as part of Osho Books on CD-ROM.
Previously (First edition) published as The Way of the White Cloud.
Chapters 1-3 later published as The Mystery Beyond Mind (3 talks).
Chapters 4-6 later published as The Centre of the Cyclone.
Chapters 7-9 later published as Be Oceanic.
Chapters 10-12 later published as Meditation: The Ultimate Adventure.
Chapters 13-15 later published as Love & Meditation.
time period of Osho's original talks/writings
May 10, 1974 to May 24, 1974 : timeline
number of discourses/chapters
15   (see table of contents)


editions

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My Way: The Way of the White Clouds

Year of publication : 1978
Publisher : Rajneesh Foundation
ISBN 0-88050-096-4 (Not all books have ISBN) (click ISBN to buy online)
Number of pages : 612
Hardcover / Paperback / Ebook : H
Edition notes : Revised edition, May 1978, 3,500 copies. © 1978 Rajneesh Foundation.
Size : 226 x 145 x 46 mm
Called the "De Luxe" edition in later books-in-print lists
Author as Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
Published by Ma Yoga Laxmi
Compilation: Sw Amrit Pathik
Editor: Sw Ananda Teertha, Ma Yoga Anurag
Design: Sw Anand Yatri, Ma Deva Adheera
Production: Ma Prem Tushita
Photography: Sw Shivamurti, Sw Krishna Bharti, Ma Prem Champa
Processing: Bindoo Rekha, Kushal House, 384 Veer Savarkar Marg, Prabhadevi, Bombah 400 025
Printing: Arun K. Mehta, Vakil & Sons, Ltd., 18 Ballard Estate, Bombay-400 038.
Introduction: Sw Krishna Prem

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My Way: The Way of the White Clouds

Year of publication : 1979
Publisher : Grove Press, Inc., New York
ISBN 0-394-17089-X (click ISBN to buy online)
Number of pages : 603
Hardcover / Paperback / Ebook : P
Edition notes : First Evergreen Edition 1979, First Printing 1979. Copyright © 1975 Rajneesh Foundation.
Size : 203.2 x 133.4 x 40 mm
Book-block identical to the 1978-edition, but printed in black and white and last pages (with books-in-print and meditation-centers) omitted.
Author as Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
Distributed by Random House, Inc., New York.
Reprint of the 1978 ed. published by Rajneesh Foundation, Poona.
The book has the same type-page as the 1978 edition, but in black & white.
Compilation: Sw Amrit Pathik
Editor: Sw Ananda Teertha, Ma Yoga Anurag
Photography: Sw Shivamurti, Sw Krishna Bharti, Ma Prem Champa
Manufactured in the United States of America.
Library of Congress Catalog Card Number 79-2303
Introduction: Sw Krishna Prem

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My Way: The Way of the White Clouds

Year of publication : 1982
Publisher : The Rebel Publishing House, Germany
ISBN 3-89338-111-2 (click ISBN to buy online)
Number of pages : ?
Hardcover / Paperback / Ebook : ?
Edition notes :

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My Way: The Way of the White Clouds

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Year of publication : 1995
Publisher : Element Books
ISBN 1-85230-699-8 (click ISBN to buy online)
Number of pages : 192
Hardcover / Paperback / Ebook : P
Edition notes :

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My Way: The Way of the White Clouds

Year of publication : 1999
Publisher : Rebel Publishing House, India
ISBN 81-7261-133-1 (click ISBN to buy online)
Number of pages : 267
Hardcover / Paperback / Ebook : P
Edition notes :

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My Way: The Way of the White Clouds

Year of publication : 2009
Publisher : Rebel Publishing House, India
ISBN 8172612184 (click ISBN to buy online)
Number of pages : 272
Hardcover / Paperback / Ebook : H
Edition notes :

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My Way: The Way of the White Clouds

Year of publication : 2011
Publisher : Rebel Publishing House, India
ISBN 9788172612184 (click ISBN to buy online)
Number of pages : 294
Hardcover / Paperback / Ebook : H
Edition notes :

table of contents

edition 1978.05
chapter titles
discourses
event location duration media
1 The Way of the White Clouds 10 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 0h 52min audio
2 The Mystery Beyond Mind 11 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 1h 0min audio
3 To Be Miserable or Ecstatic...? 12 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 0h 54min audio
4 All Hopes Are False 13 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 1h 0min audio
5 Dropping the Ego ... Now ! 14 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 1h 6min audio
6 Are You Still Carrying Her? 15 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 1h 1min audio
7 The Mystery of Relationship 16 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 1h 3min audio
8 Only a Ripe Fruit Falls 17 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 0h 59min audio
9 Surrender and I Will Do the Rest 18 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 0h 49min audio
10 You Are the Way 19 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 1h 0min audio
11 You Are the Meeting-Point 20 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 1h 7min audio
12 Whatsoever You Do, Be Total 21 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 1h 0min audio
13 God Is in Search of You 22 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 1h 2min audio
14 Both Are Needed 23 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 1h 14min audio
15 Share Through Your Being 24 May 1974 pm Lao Tzu balcony, Poona 1h 0min audio