The Book of the Secrets, Vol 3

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An in-depth and practical explanation of the 112 meditation techniques of Shiva, on which the science of Tantra is based. Conveniently arranged according to different senses and chakras, there are step-by-step meditation techniques for every man, woman and child. Techniques include: watching the gap between two breaths; watching one's moods; being aware of oneself as the one who senses; focusing attention on the third eye; making love without a partner. Meditation techniques for every possible facet of day-to-day life and an invaluable companion for every meditator.
notes
This book was later published as part of Vigyan Bhairav Tantra, First Series and Vigyan Bhairav Tantra, Second Series, also available as a boxed set, Vigyan Bhairav Tantra, Two Vol. Boxed Set, which included a deck of 112 cards.
Please refer to these two volumes if you want to read this book online.
Later published as part of a single volume called The Book of Secrets.
time period of Osho's original talks/writings
Feb 22, 1973 to Apr 1, 1973 : timeline
number of discourses/chapters
16   (see table of contents)


editions

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The Book of the Secrets, Vol 3

Discourses on "Vigyana Bhairava Tantra"

Year of publication : 1976.03
Publisher : Rajneesh Foundation
Edition no. : 1
ISBN : No (click ISBN to buy online)
Number of pages : 399
Hardcover / Paperback / Ebook : H
Edition notes : First edition: March 1976. © Copyright 1976 by Rajneesh Foundation, Poona, India
Size : 222 x 145 x 28 mm
Author as Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
Published by Ma Yoga Laxmi
Compilation: Ma Yoga Astha
Editor: Ma Ananda Prem
Art work: Sw Anand Yatri
Printed by Shri Syed Ishaque, Sangam Press Ltd., 17 B Kothrud, Poona 411 029 India
Introduction: Ma Prem Pankaja
Editor's Note: Ma Ananda Prem
Alternative cover.
Pages II - III.

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The Book of the Secrets, Vol 3

Discourses on "Vigyana Bhairava Tantra"

Year of publication : 1980
Publisher : Harper Colophon Books
Edition no. : 1
ISBN 0-06-090754-1 (click ISBN to buy online)
Number of pages : 398
Hardcover / Paperback / Ebook : P
Edition notes : First Harper Colophon edition published 1980. A hardcover edition of this book is published by Ma Yoga Laxmi, Rajneesh Foundation. It is here reprinted by arrangement. Copyright © 1976 by Rajneesh Foundation.
Size : 201 x 134 x 21 mm
Author as Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
Compilation: Ma Yoga Astha
Editor: Ma Ananda Prem
Photographs by Sw Anand Yatri
Printed in the United States of America
Introduction: Ma Prem Pankaja
Editor's Note: Ma Ananda Prem

table of contents

edition 1976
chapter titles
discourses
event location duration media
1 The Spirituality of the Tantric Sex Act 22 Feb 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 20min audio
2 'Cosmic Orgasm' Through Tantra 23 Feb 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 14min audio
3 Turning Inward Toward the Real 24 Feb 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 36min audio
4 From 'Maya' (Illusion) to Reality 25 Feb 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 23min audio
5 Techniques to Witness the Flux-Like Film of Life 26 Feb 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 34min audio
6 Toward the Authentic Being 27 Feb 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 27min audio
7 From the Wave to the Cosmic Ocean 28 Feb 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 25min audio
8 Sudden Enlightenment and Its Obstacles 1 Mar 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 30min audio
9 Tantric Methods for Awareness and Non-Judgement 25 Mar 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 29min audio
10 Alertness Through Tantra - Not Principles 26 Mar 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 24min audio
11 Finding the Changeless Through the Changing 27 Mar 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 31min audio
12 Tantra's Secrets of Love and Liberation 28 Mar 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 27min audio
13 Remaining with the Real 29 Mar 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay unknown missing
14 The Tantric Way to Freedom from Desires 30 Mar 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 25min audio
15 Tantric Meditation with Light Techniques 31 Mar 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 31min audio
16 The Potentiality of the Seed 1 Apr 1973 pm Woodlands, Bombay 1h 20min audio