Random Thoughts

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Back cover:
Although titled Random Thoughts, these small notes are not thoughts. They are impromptue self-expressions of truth, arising in a consciousness steeped in utter silence. So that they are not lost to the seekers of truth, Osho wrote them down as they happened, and now those short pieces make up this exquisite collection.
Osho has said that masters do not speak about truth. Even if they want to, they cannot; it is impossible -- truth cannot be told. They cannot speak about truth, but they can call forth the truth that is fast asleep in each of us. They can provoke it, they can challenge it.
Perhaps Osho's words in this small book will create that context for you, and enable you to explore what can be awakened:
"Where are you going?
What you are searching for is not far away, it is nearby.
And if you travel to find what is near,
you will not come close to it, but will go further away.
Stop and see! To search for what is near,
it is enough to just stop and see."
translated from
Naye Sanket (नये संकेत) ("New signs")
Translated by (unknown, apparently newly in 2018)
English translation of Naye Sanket. The material in this book is a collection of notes by Osho.
Previously published in Wings of Love and Random Thoughts (1978), and included in The Long, the Short and the All (1994) **.
time period of Osho's original talks/writings
≤ 1967 : timeline
number of discourses/chapters
225   (see table of contents)


Random Thoughts ; Cover.jpg

Random Thoughts

A collection of 225 notes, written by Osho

Year of publication : 2018
Publisher : OSHO Media International
ISBN 978-81-7261-366-2 (click ISBN to buy online)
Number of pages : 250
Hardcover / Paperback / Ebook : H
Edition notes : Copyright © 1978, 2018 OSHO International Foundation. Images and cover: Copyright © OSHO International Foundation. Translation: Copyright 2018 © OSHO International Foundation.
Size : 197 x 172 x 22 mm
With love and gratitude Anand Priya (Chitra)
Printed in India by Parksons Graphics, Mumbai
Preface: Osho, The Rebel (Ch.6, q.1)
  • Pages 0 - 1.

  • Pages 2 - 3.

  • Pages 4 - 5.

  • Pages 6 - 7.

  • Pages 38 - 39.

  • Pages 116 - 117.

  • Pages 164 - 165.

  • table of contents

    edition 2018
    chapter titles
    event location duration media
    224 numbered short texts ≤ 1967 unknown unknown none