Osho is one of the best-known and most provocative spiritual teachers of our time. The Sunday Times of London has named him one of the '1,000 makers of the twentieth century'; the novelist Tom Robbins has called him 'the most dangerous man since Jesus Christ'. Nearly two decades after his death in 1990, the influence of his teachings continues to grow, reaching seekers around the world.
Tantra: The Supreme Understandingby Osho
The tradition of Tantra or Tantric Buddhism is known to have existed in India as early as the 5th century AD. Using his own unique blend of wisdom and humour, Osho talks about the mystical insight of Tantra that is to be found in these ancient writings. It is a refreshing perspective from one of the most provocative spiritual teachers of our time and introduces
The tradition of Tantra or Tantric Buddhism is known to have existed in India as early as the 5th century AD. Using his own unique blend of wisdom and humour, Osho talks about the mystical insight of Tantra that is to be found in these ancient writings. It is a refreshing perspective from one of the most provocative spiritual teachers of our time and introduces some difficult concepts to the widest possible audience.
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This book either wasn't translated very well or wasn't written very well. It could be helpfull for those seeking guidence. But for me it was to forcefull in it's content. It was more about one man's religous veiws, how he sees and practices Tantra. I don't learn that way so I was looking more for a book on basic Tantric truths so I could form my own beliefs. This book was a disapointment to me. But some people who learn well from seeing the world through other peoples eyes may find this book very helpfull.
I found this book during a very difficult passage of my life. I had a growing interest in spiritual matters and I had always been the phylosophical type. Really, I couldn't believe there was such a wise man on earth. It makes the vast majority of respected spiritual literature pale in comparison. I won't tell you any of the ideas presented in the book. I don't feel this short review has the space nor it gives me the authority to do so. But, if you are through tough times, or just are a sincere seeker, you can't go wrong with this masterpiece. Best of all, the book is a transcription of the actual master's talks. So you will be wondered at how he can produce such gems on-the-fly. Believe me, it can change your life forever.