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Akshaye Khanna says he respects Osho and his teachings despite his father Vinod Khanna leaving the family behind for the commune.

What Akshaye Khanna said about Vinod Khanna leaving family for Osho: ‘Something must have moved him so deeply inside’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON OCT 07, 2020 12:53 PM IST
On Vinod Khanna’s 74th birth anniversary, here’s revisiting what his son Akshaye Khanna said about him leaving the family behind to join the Rajneesh Movement in Oregon, US in the 1970s.
The Buddhist trail, Osho, and an Indian village feature on this week’s list of interesting reads.(HT Team)
The Buddhist trail, Osho, and an Indian village feature on this week’s list of interesting reads.(HT Team)

HT Picks: New Reads

Hindustan Times | By HT Team
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2020 04:23 PM IST
This week’s interesting reads include a volume on India’s links to China and the Buddhist Far East, a book on a controversial follower of Osho, and a look at life in a UP village
Ma Anand Sheela, who was interviewed by Karan Johar in Gurgaon, is in India till October 25.(Instagram)
Ma Anand Sheela, who was interviewed by Karan Johar in Gurgaon, is in India till October 25.(Instagram)

Osho’s controversial aide Ma Anand Sheela recounts how the guru loved her, explained Umrao Jaan’s poetry to her

Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2019 10:50 AM IST
Rajneesh’s controversial aide Ma Anand Sheela is in India these days. She was interviewed by Karan Johar and answered many questions about her past and her relationship with Osho.
From the cover of Don’t Kill Him! by Maa Anand Sheela.
From the cover of Don’t Kill Him! by Maa Anand Sheela.

Beyond Wild Wild Country: Books by those who were part of it

Hindustan Times | By Medha Shri Dahiya
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2018 05:27 PM IST
Will Aamir Khan portray Osho in a web series, as is being reported? There’s no confirmation on that speculation yet. Meanwhile, you can read books that have accounts of people who were associated with Osho in some way.
Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh/Osho in a still from the Netflix series, Wild Wild Country.
Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh/Osho in a still from the Netflix series, Wild Wild Country.

The Taste with Vir Sanghvi: I found the great Osho’s lectures laughable

Hindustan Times | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2018 11:08 AM IST
In this week’s column Vir Sanghvi writes about his incredulity at the ever-popular godmen of our country. “I attended (Osho’s) discourses and found them laughable,” he writes.
Sheela Birnstiel aka Ma Anand Sheela was the secretary to Bhagwan and the head of Rajneeshpuram in Oregon(Gabriel Hill)
Sheela Birnstiel aka Ma Anand Sheela was the secretary to Bhagwan and the head of Rajneeshpuram in Oregon(Gabriel Hill)

Osho’s controversial secretary and Wild Wild Country star Ma Anand Sheela in her most honest interview ever!

Hindustan Times | By Sophie Pandita
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2018 11:12 AM IST
Meet the Rajneeshi who overshadowed Bhagwan Rajneesh himself: interviewed by a curious 16-year-old girl from Mumbai! An HT Brunch Exclusive!
Osho was born in Narsinghpur in Madhya Pradesh, India.
Osho was born in Narsinghpur in Madhya Pradesh, India.

After Wild Wild Country, Subhash Ghai announces a film on Osho

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 16, 2018 09:21 PM IST
Netflix’s documentary Wild Wild Country has created quite a buzz. Now, Subhash Ghai has announced a film on the controversial spiritual leader.
Osho and his soulmate Nirvano, whom he described as the reincarnation of his first love, Shashi Gudiya, died in suspicious circumstances in Pune. Nirvano died of a drug overdose in the Pune commune at age 41, barely 40 days before Osho’s death.(Swami Swatantra Sarjano)
Osho and his soulmate Nirvano, whom he described as the reincarnation of his first love, Shashi Gudiya, died in suspicious circumstances in Pune. Nirvano died of a drug overdose in the Pune commune at age 41, barely 40 days before Osho’s death.(Swami Swatantra Sarjano)

Why is Jayesh missing from Osho’s Wild Wild Country?

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Abhay Vaidya
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2018 04:13 PM IST
The recently released Netflix documentary falls short on five important aspects of the Osho saga: the meteoric rise of Jayesh, deaths of Osho and Nirvano in suspicious circumstances and Osho’s ‘forged’ will.
Vinod Khanna died on April 27, 2017.
Vinod Khanna died on April 27, 2017.

On Vinod Khanna’s death anniversary, 9 little-known facts about the star

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2018 03:45 PM IST
On the first anniversary of Vinod Khanna’s death, here are some facts about the late star that you might not have known.
Wild Wild Country recounts Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh’s controversial time in America.
Wild Wild Country recounts Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh’s controversial time in America.

How Wild Wild Country directors brought the controversial story of Osho to life

Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2018 07:29 PM IST
Netflix’s six-part documentary series, Wild Wild Country, has become something of a pop-culture phenomenon, inspiring think pieces and Saturday Night Live parodies alike.
Journalist Barkha Dutt.(Saumya Khandelwal/HT File Photo)
Journalist Barkha Dutt.(Saumya Khandelwal/HT File Photo)

Malavika’s Mumbaistan: A significant generational shift?

Hindustan Times | By Malavika Sangghvi
UPDATED ON MAR 30, 2018 11:07 AM IST
Bhagwan Shree Rajnees in a still from Netflix’s Wild Wild Country.(Netflix)
Bhagwan Shree Rajnees in a still from Netflix’s Wild Wild Country.(Netflix)

Wild Wild Country review: Netflix’s unbelievable inside look at Osho’s ‘sex cult’ will haunt you for days

Hindustan Times | By Rohan Naahar
UPDATED ON MAR 27, 2018 02:00 PM IST
Wild Wild Country review: Netflix’s new documentary series is a you’ve-got-to-see-it-to-believe-it look inside Osho’s ashram in America - all the controversies, the betrayals and the corruption.
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