References Vol3

8.0 References


“There will always be somebody left to
tell the tale.” (Devika 2008, p. 141)     

Included are biographies, monographies, part of books, fiction and papers in journals. Further included are unpublished theses, booklets, entries in encyclopedias, some titles by sannyasins on therapy etc and a few authors discussed by Osho in discourses. Annotations may occur.

Some titles not registered first-hand are without their full bibliographic data.
Titles from References in Vol I are included, except context literature 1931-1974.

Secondary literature on Osho will be added categories A, B, C, or D (e.g. Cat. A) according to Wallis’ classification scheme. He is listing position in cult studies into either internalist or externalist writers, with an either friendly or hostile perspective as further explained in Introduction, Vol I.
Titles will have an indicator in round brackets based on the period of Osho’s work they are covering: Gadarwara (G), Jabalpur (J), Bombay (B), Poona One (P1), Oregon (O), World Tour and Bombay (WT) and Poona Two (P2).

Additional digital resources may be found in Vol III / Sources.
Articles in newspapers and magazines, see Vol III / Sources.
See also research papers and papers from conferences, symposiums and the like, in: Part Five / 5.9 Books on Osho / Research Papers.

‘Books on Osho’ at is presenting cover photos, ISBN and further bibliographic data.

(Abbott 1990) Utopia and bureaucracy: the fall of Rajneeshpuram, Oregon / Carl Abbot. Pacific Historical Review, 1990, 59:1, pp. 77-103. Cat.C. (O)

(Abbott 2015) Revisiting Rajneeshpuram. Oregon’s largest utopian community as western history / Carl Abbot. Oregon Historical Quarterly (116), 2015, 4 Winter, pp. 414-447. Cat.C. (O)

(Abhiyana 2017) The Long Reach of the Dharma. Tales of Divine Adventure / Abhiyana Robert Abrahamson. Editor: Sangeet Duchane Design: Anugito., 2017. 504 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos and drawn cartoons by Yatri. Excerpts earlier published in Savita 2014. Also available as e-book 2018. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Adima 2003) Unschuldiges Leben: vom Ende einer Suche / Adima. Aschaffenburg, Satyamitra-Verlag, 2003. 182 pages. Cat.A.

(Allanach 2005) Der Feind in deinem Kopf. Das Gedankenkino abstellen – Freiheit erfahren / Jack Allanach (Sw Krishna Prem). Translated from English by Margarethe Tesch. München, Goldmann Verlag, 2005. 223 pages. Unpublished English Edition: The Enemy in Your Head And Other Realities. Cat.A.

(Allanach 2010) Osho, India and Me. A Tale of Sexual and Spiritual Transformation / Jack Allanach (Sw Krishna Prem). Published by Books, 2010. 355 pages. UB. Photos in b&w. Cat.A. (B,P1,O)

(Alpert 1971) Remember Be Here Now / Richard Alpert (Baba Ram Dass). Lama Foundation, San Christobal. New York, Crown Publishing, 1971. 140 pages. Illustrated.

(Altmann 1982) Der lange Weg zum Herzen / Andreas Altmann. Frankfurt am Main, Mada-Verlag, 1985. 195 pages. Cat.A. (P1)

(Amitabh 1982) Shree Rajneesh ashram: A provocative community / S.P. Amitabh (Robert Birnbaum). Journal of Humanistic Psychology, 1982, 22(1), Winter, pp. 19-42. Reprinted in Aveling 1999. Cat.A. (P1)

(Amrito 1980) Bhagwan. Notities van een discipel (Bhagwan, Notes of a Disciple) / Sw Deva Amrito (Jan Foudraine). Photos: Sw Krishna Bharti. Deventer, Ankh Hermes, 1980. 183 pages. UB. Photos in colour and b&w. Cat. A. (P1)

(Amrito 1981) Meester/antimeester en de psychotherapeut / Sw Deva Amrito (Jan Foudraine). Deventer, Ankh Hermes, 1981. 214 pages. On Krishnamurti, Bhagwan and Ramana Maharshi. Second Edition 1984 entitled: Bhagwan, Krishnamurti, Jung. Cat.A. (P1)

(Amrito 1982) Oorspronkelijk gezicht. Een gang naar huis (The Original Face. A Home Coming) / Sw Deva Amrito (Jan Foudraine). Baarn, Amboboeken, 1982. 263 pages. First Edition 1979. One b&w photo of Bhagwan. Cat.A. (P1)

(Amrito 1983) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. Een introductie (Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. An Introduction) / Sw Deva Amrito (Jan Foudraine). Deventer, Ankh Hermes, 1983. 207 pages. Illustrated. Cat.A. (P1)

(Amrito 1983a) Struikelen over waarheid (The Struggle for Truth) / Sw Deva Amrito (Jan Foudraine. Deventer, Ankh-Hermes, 1983. Cat.A. (P1)

(Amrito 1984) Bhagwan, Krishnamurti, Jung / Sw Deva Amrito (Jan Foudraine). Deventer, Ankh Hermes, 1984. 214 pages. Illustrated. 2nd edition. Tweede druk van ‘Meester/antimeester en de psychotherapeut’. First edition 1981. Also translated into German: Essen, Synthesis Verlag, 1983. Krishnamurti, Bhagwan and Ramana Maharshi. Cat.A. (P1)

(Amrito 1985) Wie is van licht. De dood, het laatste taboe (Who is made of light. On death, the last taboo) / Sw Deva Amrito (Jan Foudraine). Amsterdam, Sijthoff, 1985. 158 pages. Cat.A. (P1)

(Amrito 1998) De man die uit zijn hersenen zakte. Vingerwijzingen van een mysticus (The man who dropped out of his mind. Pointers of a rebellion mystic) / Sw Deva Amrito (Jan Foudraine). Amsterdam, Ambo, 1998. 288 pages. PB. English translation ready as manuscript but not published. Cat.A. (P1,P2)

(Amrito 2009) A Compendium on Osho Dynamic Meditation / Sw Prem Amrito (Sw Devaraj. George Alexander Stowell Wynne-Aubrey Meredith) (editor). Pune, Osho Media International, 2009. 399 pages. PB. Excerpts on Osho Dynamic Meditation, in the order they were spoken. Reprint 2012. Cat.A.

(Anand 2017) Love, Sex and Awakening. An Erotic Journey to Spiritual Ecstasy / Margot Anand. Woodbury, Llewellyn Publ., 2017. 337 pages. UB. French edition: Le Chemin de l’Extase. Cat.A. (P1)

(Anando 2013) Yes. A Practical Guide to Loving Your Life / Ma Prem Anando. Italy, URRA, 2013. 128 pages. Including CD. Also in Italian and Mandarin. This book is based on insights from Osho. Cat.A.

(Anando 2014) Notes Written on My Heart / Ma Prem Anando. Boulder (CO), Sammasati Publishing LLC, 2014. Preprint. Cat.A. (P2)

(Anderson 1983) Behind the Red Door. The Rajneesh Exposé / Robert Anderson. Portland, own publishing, 1983. 72 pages. Illustrated. Cat.D. (O)

(Androes 1986) The Rajneesh experience: a report / Louis C. Androes. Communal Societies, 6, 1986. Page 101-17. Cat.C. (O)

(Androes 1986a) Cultures in collision: The Rajneesh search for community / Louis C. Androes. Communities, July 1986, issue 71-72, pp. 49-54. Cat.C. (O)

(Anubhava 1980) The Song Book. Drinking From Your Wine, Bhagwan / Sw Prem Anubhava (editor). Published by Rajneesh Foundation, Poona, March 1980. 48 pages. PB. 500 copies. Album format. Original compositions and musical arrangements by Anubhava. Sheets of music with illustrations in silkprint. See also Milarepa 1993. Cat.A. (P1)

(Anugito 1989) Shree Rajneesh: A Man of Many Climates, Seasons and Rainbows. Through the Eye of the Camera. Introduction: Emilio Costantino, author and photographer. Design: Sw Deva Anugito. Photography: Sw Divyananda et al.. Production: Sw Prem Visarjan et al.. Publisher: Cologne, The Rebel Publishing House, 1989. First edition. Size: 30,7×26,2 cm. 106 unnumbered colour pages with photos. HC. Cat.A. (P2)

(Appleton 1987) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. The Most Dangerous Man Since Jesus Christ / Sue Appleton (Ma Prem Anando. Susan Heffley). Cologne, Rebel Publishing, 1987. 91 pages. Cat.A. (P1,O,WT)

(Appleton 1988) Was Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh Poisoned by Ronald Reagan’s America? / Sue Appleton (Ma Prem Anando. Susan Heffley). Cologne, Rebel Publishing, 1988. 96 pages. PB. Illustrated with b&w photos and documents. Cat.A. (O)

(Apurv 2018) The Mystic and Her Colours / Pratiksha Apurv. Madhulita Mohanty (editor). New Delhi, Times Group Books, 2018. 136 pages. Size: 29×29 cm. 59 full-size full-colour plates with commentaries in 33 chapters. Osho’s vision illustrated with artwork by Apurv. Cat.A.

(Aravamudan 2001) Guru English / Srinivas Aravamudan. Social Text, vol.19, 2001, (1 66), p. 19.

(Arhato 2007) De verlichte moppentrommel (The enlightened anthology of jokes) / Sw Arhato (editor). Own publishing, 2007. 43 pages. Compilation of jokes from lectures 1988-89. Cat.A. (P2)

(Arrieta-Walden 2000) The Oregon Story 1850-2000 / Michael Arrieta-Walden (editor). Portland, Graphic Arts Center, 2000. 144 pages. Illustrated. Rajneeshpuram pp. 124-25. Cat.D. (O).

(Arun 2011) Unknown Life of Osho and Jesus / Ideas and Inspiration: Sw Anand Arun. Design: Sw Dhyan Yatri (Raju Raj Kumal). Kathmandu, Osho Tatopan Publication, September 2011. 78 pages. Cat. A. (P1,P2)

(Arun 2015) Lone Seeker Many Masters / Bodhisattva Anand Arun. Edited by Sw Anand Arhat, Sw Anand Suvam, Ma Bodhi Mudita, Sw Aatmo Neerav. Kathmandu, Osho Tatopan Publication, 2015. 332 pages. Illustrated. UB. Osho, pp. 23-34. Second part forthcoming. Cat.A. (J)

(Arun 2017) In Wonder With Osho / Bodhisattva Anand Arun. Editor: Ma Dyan Sampada. Design & Artwork: Sw Dhyan Yatri. Cover Design: Sw Aatmo Neerav. Photography: Ma Bodhi Chhaya. Sw Anand Arhat. Kathmandu, Osho Tatopan Publication, June 2017. 281 pages. Illustrated with drawings, colour and b&w photos. The sequel forthcoming. Cat.A. (J,B,P1)

(Asha 1980) The Sound of Running Water. A Photobiography of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and His Work 1974-1978 / Ma Prem Asha (editor). Composition, Design and Introduction: Sw Anand Yatri (Malcolm Godwin). Producers: Ma Deva Adheera. Sw Premabhakta. Coordination: Ma Yoga Pratima. Research: Ma Prem Mangla. Quotationa: Ma Ananda Sarita. Assistants: Ma Anand Jen et al.. Photography: Sw Krishna Bharti et al.. Processing: Sw Goving Vedant et al.. Publisher: Ma Yoga Laxmi. Poona, Rajneesh Foundation, 1980. 529 pages. HB. Album size: 30×35 cm. Weight: 4,560 g. Illustrated with b&w and colour photos. First edition in 1.000 numbered copies. New edition 2010. Cat.A. (G,J,B,P1).

(Asha 1981) Den Väldiga Utmaningen (The Great Challenge) / Ma Prem Asha (editor). Compilation: Ma Satya Bharti. Translation and Preface: Ma Rabia Prabhudasi. Avesta, Livskraft, 1981. 238 pages. Compilation translated into Swedish.

(Aveling 1996) The Laughing Swamis. Australian Sannyasin Disciples of Swami Satyananda Saraswati and Osho Rajneesh / Harry Aveling (Yogacharya Sw Anand Haridas). New Delhi, Motilal Banarsidass, 1996. Reprint of first edition 1994. 221 pages. UB. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Aveling 1999) Osho Rajneesh and His Disciples. Some Western Perceptions / Edited by Harry Aveling (Yogacharya Sw Anand Haridas). Delhi, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers, 1999. 441 pages. HB. 18 essays on Osho, mostly papers reprinted from journals. Dedicated to Roy Wallis. The Contributors. References. Cat.A. (B,P1,O,P2)

(Aveling 2009) Rajneesh (Orange People) / Harry Aveling (Yogacharya Sw Anand Haridas) & Keryn Clark. In: Historical Encyclopedia of Western Australia / Jenny Gregory & Jan Gothard (editors). Crawley, University of Western Australia Press, 2009, pp. 746-47. Cat.A/C. (P1,O)

(Aveling 2012) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh/Osho / Harry Aveling (Yogacharya Sw Anand Haridas). 6.579 words. In: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism / Knut A. Jacobsen et al.. (editor). Brill Academic Publishing, 2009-15. Vols 1-6. Illustrated. First published online 2012. Cat.A.

(Avikal 2016) When the Ocean Dissolves into the Drop. Osho, Love, Truth and Me / Avikal Constantino. Editor: Costanza Smeraldi. Introduction: Ma Prem Kiya (Ida Panicelli). Milano, Edizioni LSWR, 2016. 147 pages. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)


(Baden-Württemberg 1986) Bericht über Aufbau und Tätigkeit der sogenannten Jugendsekten / Baden-Württemberg, Ministerium für Kultus und Sport, August 1987. 125 pages. Neo-Sannyas-Bewegung/Bhagwan, pp. 9-22. Presented by Gerhard Meyer-Vorfelder in press conference, 24.06.1987. Cat.D. (P1,O,P2)

(Bainbridge 1997) The Sociology of Religious Movements / W.S. Bainbridge. New York, Routledge, 1997. 474 pages. Rajneesh, p. 359. Cat.C. (O)

(Balse 1976) Mystics and Men of Miracles in India / Mayah Balse. New Delhi, Heritage Publishers, 1976. 185 pages. HC. Bhagwan Acharya Rajneesh, pp. 131-132. Cat.C. (B)

(Bancroft 1978) Modern Mystics and Sages / Anne Bancroft. London, Granada Publishing, 1978. 256 pages. PB. Illustrated with b&w photosection. PB. (Paladin Books)

(Barker 1982) New Religious Movements. A Perspective for Understanding Society / Eileen Barker (editor). New York, The Edwin Mellen Press, 1982. 398 pages. (Studies in Religion and Society. Volume 3). Osho, p. 396. Cat.C.

(Barker 1987) Freedom to surrender with Bhagwan / Eileen Baker. Self and Society. European Journal of Humanistic Psychology 15 (5), 1987. Page 209-216. Cat.C. (P2)

(Barnett 2000) Time is an Illusion. Life Stories of Michael Barnett (Sw Anand Somendra) / Written by Hitsu (Diane Broeckhoven) under the guidance of Michael Barnett. Rosendaal, Globio Publishing, 2000. 191 pages. B&w photos. UB. Bibliography (27 English titles). Cat.A.

(Barrett 1996) Sects, Cults and Alternative Religions. A World Survey and Sourcebook / David V. Barrett. London, Cassel & Co., 1996. 320 pages. Osho International/Rajneesh, pp. 143-48. Cat.D.

(Barrett 2001) The New Believers. A Survey of Sects, Cults and Alternative Religions / David V. Barrett. London, Cassell & Co., 2001. 544 pages. Illustrated. Osho International, pp. 290-296. Cat.D. (P1,R,P2)

(Basnet 2002) The Way of Neo-Sannyas. Sociological Perspective on a New Religious Movement in Nepal / Chudamani Basnet. Kathmandu, Udaya Books, 2002. 90 pages. Cat.C.

(Basselt 2011) The Buddha Conspiracy: The Ashoka Chronicles. Book One / Alan Basselt. USA, Satori House, 2011. 334 pages. Docu-fiction. Osho in vol I.

(Bateson 1973) Steps to an Ecology of Mind. Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution and Epistemology / Gregory Bateson. London, Granada Publishing, 1973.

(Bayerischer Senat 1980) Bericht über sogenannten Jugend- und Psychosekten. Bayerischer Senat, 15.11.1980. Sen Drucksache 225/80. 14 pages. Cat.D.

(Beckford 1985) Cult Controversies. The Social Response to the New Religious Movements / James A. Beckford. London, Tavistock Publications, 1985. 327 pages. HC. Index has nine references to Rajneesh. Cat.C.

(Beckford 1986) New Religious Movements and Rapid Social Change / James A. Beckford (editor). London, Sage Publications/UNESCO, 1986. 247 pages. UB. Index has eight references to Rajneesh. Cat.C.

(BeCoy 2013) Memoirs of a Hippie Girl in India / Ann BeCoy (Ma Ananda Diksha). Toronto, BeCoy Publishing, 2013. 250 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. Glossary. Dedicated to Neem Karoli Baba and Baba Ram Dass. Part 2 forthcoming. Cat.B. (B)

(Belfrage 1981) Flowers of Emptiness / Sally Belfrage. London, The Women’s Press, 1981. 248 pages. PB. Reprinted 1982. In Danish: Tomhedens Blomster. Tanker i en ashram. Copenhagen, Hekla, 1981. Cat.C. (P1)

(Berger 1981) Ursachen und Wirkungen gesellschaftlicher Verweigerung junger Menschen unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der “Jugendreligionen” / Herbert Berger & Peter C. Hexel. Vienna, 1981. Cat.D.

(Berliner Senat 1989) Berliner Senat Bericht über Neue religiöse Bewegun¬gen. Berlin, 1989. See also: Osho Times (Germany) 199¬1:3. Cat.D.

(Bernstein 1996) His Holyness. John Paul II and the Hidden History of Our Time / Carl Bernstein & Marco Politi. New York, Doubleday, 1996. 582 pages.

(Berthout 2001) One Quest, Many Meetings / Devika Elisabeth Berthout (Ma Anand Devika/Solange Elisabeth de Marignac). Delhi, Navdin Prakashan Kendra, 2001. 233 pages. Illustrated with b&w Photos. UB. References. Translated from: Une quete et des recontres. Almasta Editions, Geneva, 1993. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Bhagawati 2010) Past the Point of No Return. Inner and Outer Journeys / Ma Anand Bhagawati (editor & compiler). Co-ordination: Ma Prem Naina. Art Direction: Sw Arun Saraswati. Lauout: Sanjeev/Satyawan. Delhi, Osho World Foundation in association with Pragun Publications, 2010. 540 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos and drawings by Yatri. UB. Compilation of 46 essays on Osho. Glossary. Cat.A. (B,P1,O,P2)

(Bharti 1976) Meditation. The Art of Ecstasy / Ma Satya Bharti (editor). New York, Harper Colophon Books, 1976. 248 pages. UB. First American compilation of Osho’s work. Material originally appeared in: Dynamics of Meditation (August 1973). German edition: Meditation. Die Kunst, sich selbst zu finden. Heyne, München, 1979. Cat.A. (B)

(Bharti 1979) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh: De laatste gok. Een blik achter de schermen van het meest invloedrijke spirituele en psychologische groeicentrum van deze eeuw (The last gamble. A view behind the scenes of the most influential spiritual and psychological growth center of this century) / Ma Satya Bharti. Translation: Ma Prem Pushpa. Introduction: Sw Deva Amrito (Jan Foudraine). Wassenaar, Mirananda, 1979. 274 pages. Illustrated with many b&w photos from group sessions and meditations. Dutch edition of The Ultimate Risk. Cat.A. (P1)

(Bharti 1980a) El Riesgo Supremo / Ma Satya Bharti. Barcelona, Martinez Roca, 1980. 271 pages. Spanish edition of The Ultimate Risk. Cat.A. (P1)

(Bharti 1980b) Il Grande Esperimento: Meditazione E Terapie Nell’ Ashram Di Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Ma Satya Bharti. Milano, Armenia, 1980. 286 pages. Illustrated. Italian edition of The Ultimate Risk. Cat.A. (P1)

(Bharti 1980) The Ultimate Risk: Encountering Bhagwan Shree Rajnesh / Ma Satya Bharti. UK, Wildwood House, 1980. 228 pages. American edition is entitled: Drunk on the Divine (1981). Cat.A. (P1)

(Bharti 1981) Death Comes Dancing. Celebrating Life With Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Ma Satya Bharti. London, Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1981. 183 pages. UB. Published in the UK, US and Canada. Preface dated Poona, India, 1977. With Listing of Rajneesh Meditation Centres. Cat.A. (P1)

(Bharti 1981a) Drunk on the Divine. An Account of Life in the Ashram of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Ma Satya Bharti. New York, Grove Press, 1981. 220 pages. UB. Introduction by Sw Anand Somendra. Glossary. First published in London as The Ultimate Risk: Encountering Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (1980). Cat.A. (P1)

(Bharti 1984) Wagnis Orange. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. Ein Blick aus nächster Nähe auf eines der grossen psychologischen und spirituellen Zentren unseres Jahrhunderts / Ma Satya Bharti. Translation: Sw Prem Nirvano. Frankfurt am Main, Fachbuchhandlung für Psychologie Verlag, 1984. 278 pages. Second edited printing. Illustrated with b&w Photos. UB. First German edition of The Ultimate Risk 1980. Glossary. Cat.A. (P1)

(Bharti 1998) Anjane Osho (Unknown Osho) / Ageh Bharti. Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books, 1998. UB. Cat.A. (J).

(Bharti 2007) Blessed Days with Osho / Ageh Bharti (Shiv Pratap Singh). Editor: Dr. Jyoti Arora (Ma Bodhi Safi). Preface by Sw Anand Maitreya dated 21.06.1977 to the Maiden Hindi Edition. New Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books Ltd., 2007. 296 pages. UB. 1st Hindi edition 1978. English edition 2007 is translated from second Hindi edition: Osho Gatha (Osho’s Saga) 1993. Cat.A. (J,B)

(Bharti 2012) Beloved Osho / Ageh Bharti (Shiv Pratap Singh). Preface: Pramod Bankar. New Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books, 2012. 288 pages. PB. Illustrated with b&w photos of signatures in books. English translation from four Hindi books: Diary ke Panne (Pages from Diary, 2001), Anjane Osho (Unknown Osho, 1998), Meri Rajneeshpuram Yatra (My Journey to Rajneeshpuram, 1996) and Osho Ek: Swad Anek (One Osho: Many tastes, 1995). Cat.A. (G,J,B,P1,O,P2)

(Bharti 1994) Osho aur Inner Circle (Osho and the Inner Circle) / Chaitanya Bharti (Harish Chandra). 1994. HC. Cat.A. (P2)

(Bharti 1994a) Out of His Ashes / Chaitanya Bharti (Harish Chandra). New Delhi, Har-Anand Publications, 1994. 87 pages. HC. Glossary. Discourse by author 1993.

(Bharti 2013) Osho is not a person / Chaitanya Bharti (author: whosoever. Gurudev. Harish Candra). Srirangapatna, Osho Dhyan Leela Foundation, 2013. 192 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. UB. Glossary. Other titles by same author in English also available as e-books.: Out of His Ashes; …and nothing has ever happened. In Hindi: Ho jaaye; Shivoham shivoham; Osho aur inner circle; Bulle shah aur inner circle. Cat.A. (P2)

(Bhed 2001) Osho Hi Osho (Osho the Universal Osho) / Gyan Bhed. 2nd edition. Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books, 2001. 408 pages. Rs. 150/-. PB & HB. 1st edition: Meerut, Rahdha Pocket Books, 1998. Vols I-II. Cat.A. (G,J)

(Bhed 2004) Ek Phakkar Messiha: Osho (Hermit Messiah: Osho) / Gyan Bhed. Vol I, 3rd. edition. Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books, 2004. 400 pages. Rs. 150/-. Volume 1 first edition 1996. Volume 9 first edition 2000. 528 pages. UB. Rs. 395/-. Nine volumes of total 3600 pages. Dedicated to Ma Neelam. Cat.A. (G,J,B,P1,WT,P2)

(Bhed 2006) The Rebellious Enlightened Master Osho / Gyan Bhed. Introduction: Sw Prem Nisheet. New Delhi, Fusion Books, 2006. 608 pages. UB. Translation of abridged edition of Ek Phakkar Messiah: Osho, published in Hindi. Vols 1-9, 1996-2000. Cat.A. (G,J,B,P1,O,WT,P2)

(Bhushan 2003) Treasures / Kul Bhushan (Sw Anand Bhushan). India, New Delhi, 2003. Osho quotes in calligraphy.

(Blaschke 2011) Beyond Osho. The Key to Osho’s Great Works. Ideas, Teachings and Message of the Great Master / Jorge Blaschke. Bombay, Pentagon Press, 2011. 220 pages. Illustrated with many colour photos. Hardcover. First Spanish edition: Barcelona, Robinbook, 2010. On front cover: ‘Over a Million Copies Sold.’ Cat.C.

(Blaschke 2016) Comprender a Osho / Jorge Blaschke. Chicago, Independent Pub Group, 2016. 133 pages. In Spanish. Cat.C.

(Bodhena 2016) Bodhena’s Adventures in Samsara. A Sannyasin Memoir / Sw Deva Bodhena (Michael Grosse). New Delhi, Niyogi Books in association with Osho World Foundation, 2016. 203 pages. Illustrated with colour photos. UB. Appendices. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Boerner 2013) Erleuchtung in Poona (Enlightenment in Poona) / Moritz Boerner (Sw Hafiz). Germany, Boernermedia, 2013. Diary of two journeys to India 1978 and 1979. Cat.A. (P1)

(Bolandgara 2016) A study on the grounds of Osho mysticism’s tradition evasion as an example of emerging gnoses / Mohammad Bolandgara (Qom, Iran). International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies, 2016, Vol III, June, issue 1, p. 258-62. Cat.C.

(Boomen 1982) Van Goeroe-oranje tot hemelsblauw. Zeven lezingen over Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh en zijn neo-sannyas beweging (From Guru-orange to sky-blue. Seven lectures on Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and his neo-sannyas movement) / Gerard van den Boomen. Holland, VU Boekhandel, 1982. 164 pages. PB. Cat.A.

(Bowker 1997) The Oxford Dictionary of World Religions / John Bowker (editor). New York, Oxford University Press, 1997. 1111 pages. UB. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, pp. 794-95. Cat.C.

(Boyd 1988) Gender role expectations: Does androgeny exist in today’s society? / Cari A.T. Boyd. Honors Thesis, Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, 1988. Unpublished. Cat.C. (O)

(Braun 1984) Rajneeshpuram: The Unwelcome Society. Cultures Collide In a Quest for Utopia / Kirk Braun. West Linn, Scout Creek Press, 1984. 241 pages. PB. German edition: Essen, Synthesis Verlag. Cat.C. (O)

(Brecher 1993) A Passage to America. A Radically New Look at Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and a Controversial American Commune / Max Brecher (Sw Anando). Foreword by Kushwant Singh. Bombay, Book Quest Publishers, 1993. 407 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. HC. Select Bibliography. Second revised and enlarged edition 2014 in digital format. Also published in a Japanese hardcover edition: Tokyo, Tankoban, 2005. Paperback edition by South Asia Books, 1993. Cat.A. (R)

(Brecher 2014) A Passage to America. A Radically New Look at Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and a Controversial American Commune / Max Brecher (Sw Anando). Second revised and enlarged edition in digital format (PDF) with new introduction and added chapter 13 (pp. 456-525), totalling now 525 pages. Available from Cat.A. (O)

(Brent 1971) The Indian Guru and his Disciple. Summarized from a Lecture given under the aegis of the Institute for Cultural Research. A first Report on literary research and two periods of field-work in India / Peter L. Brent. The Institute for Culural Research, Tunbridge Wells, 1971. 13 pages.

(Brent 1972) Godmen of India / Peter L. Brent. London, Allen Lane, The Penguin Press, 1972. 346 pages. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, pp. 150-57. Reprinted in Aveling 1999. Cat.C. (B)

(Britanica no year) Entries on Osho: Mysticism / Sisitkumar Ghose. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / J. Gordon Melton. New religious movements / Murray Rubenstein. In: Encyclopedia Britannica.

(Bromley 1984) The Anti-Cult Movement in America. A Bibliography and Historical Survey / Anson D. Shupe, David G. Bromley and Donna L. Oliver. New York, Garland Publishing, 1984. 169 pages.

(Bromley 1993) Religion and the Social Order. The Handbook on Cults and Sects in America / David Bromley & Jeffrey Hadden. Greenwich, JAI Press, 1993. On methodological issues in Vol III, Part B, pp. 213-29.

(Bromley 2007) Teaching New Religious Movements / David G. Bromley (editor). New York, Oxford University Press, 2007. 360 pages. Including Rajneesh movement. Cat.C.

(Brooke 1986) Riders of the Cosmic Circuit. Rajneesh, Sai Baba, Muktananda. Gods of the New Age / Tal Brooke. Research by John Weldon. Tring, Lion Paperback, 1986. 220 pages. PB. The Rajneesh Ashram of Poona, pp. 74-161. Cat.D. (G,J,P1,O)

(Brouwer 2012) Champions of Enlightenment / Jan F. Brouwer., 2012, 355 pages.

(Buckwalter 1983) Antelope and Rajneeshpuram, Oregon. Cities in turmoil: a case study / Doyle W. Buckwalter & J.Ivan Legler. Urbanism Past and Present, 1983, 8, pp. 1-13.

(Bundesministerium 1980) Die Jugendreligionen in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Bundesministerium für Jugend, Familie und Gesundheit. Bonn, 1980. Cat.D.

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(Chaitanya 2001) Our Beloved Osho / Sw Arvind Chaitanya (Arvind Mohan). New Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books, 2001. 336 pages. UB. Cat.A. (J,B,P1,P2)

(Chaitanya 2001a) The Vision and Wisdom of Osho Master of Masters / Sw Arvind Chaitanya (Arvind Mohan). Allahabad, Sangam, October 2001. 341 pages. Illustrated with b&w and colour photos. HB.(On front jacket: Tributes From Sw Arvind Chaitanya). Cat.A. (B,P1,P2)

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(Conway 1995) Snapping. America’s Epidemic of Sudden Personality Change / Flo Conway & Jim Siegelman. 2nd Edition. New York, Stillpoint Press, 1995. 201 pages. UB. 1st Edition 1978. Index has 4 references to Rajneesh. Cat.D.

(Copeman 2014) The Guru in South Asia. New Interdisciplinary Perspectives / Jacob Copeman & Aya Ikegame (editors). London & New York, Routledge, 2014. 258 pages. HB. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (Osho), pp. 186-87. Cat.C.

(Cort 2006) A Fifteenth-Century Digambar Mystic and His Followers. Taran Taran Svami and the Taran Svami Panth / John E. Cort. In: Studies in Jaina History and Culture. Disputes and Dialogues / Peter Flügel, Taylor & Francis (editors). Page 263-311. New York, 2006. Cat.C. (J)

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(Council 1999) Council of Europe. Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights. 1999: Illegal Activities of Sects. Report (Doc. 8373). Strasbourg: Council of Europe. Cat.D.

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(D’Andrea 2007) Osho International Meditation Resort: an anthropological analysis of sannyasin Therapies and the Rajneesh legacy / Anthony D’Andrea. Journal of Humanistic Psychology, vol 47:1, 2007, pp. 91-116. Cat.C. (P2)

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(Davis 2002) New Religious Movements and Religious Liberty in America / Derek H. Davis & Barry Hankins (editors). J.M. Dawsom Institute of Church-State Studies and Baylor University Press, 2002. 208 pages. Rajneesh on pp. 83-85. Cat.C.

(Davisson 2003) The rise & fall of Rajneeshpuram: seeing red in cattle country. Better Dead Than Red / Sven Davisson. Ashé! Journal of Experimental Spirituality, Spring 2003, Vol II, No. 2. Page 47-66. Cat.C. (O)

(Dawson 1996) Who joins new religious movements and why: Twenty years of research and what have we learned? / Lorne L. Dawson. Studies in Religion/Sciences Religieuses, June 1996, vol 25(2), pp. 141-161. Cat.C. (O)

(Dawson 2003) Cults and New Religious Movements / Lorne L. Dawson (editor). New York, London, Blackwell Publishing, 2003. 297 pages. HB. Index with references to Osho. Cat.C.

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(Day 2012) Revise Priorities Ahead! Life on a Spiritual Path / Devananda Day (Sw Devananda). USA, Smashword Edition, 2012. E-book. Cat.A.

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(Devageet 2013) Osho. The First Buddha in the Dental Chair. Amusing Anecdotes By His Personal Dentist / Devageet Newman (Charles Harvey Newman) Editor: Mallika Magner. Art Director: Waduda Paradiso. Design and Layout: Nikesha Breeze. Photos: Seema Venizelos. Executive Producer: Bhikkhu Schober. Boulder, Sammasati Publishing, 2013. 276 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. HB. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

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(Devika 2008) Love Song for Osho / Ma Anand Devika (Devika Elisabeth Berthout/Solange Elisabeth de Marignac). Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books, 2008. 192 pages. UB. 2nd revised edition 2009. Cat.A. (P1,O,WT,P2)

(Dharma 1984) Zorba the Buddha. Rajneesh Cookbook. Recipes from Zorba the Buddha Rajneesh Restaurants, Rajneesh Meditation Centers, Ashrams and Neo-Sannyas Communes around the world / Sw Prem Dharma. Ma Prem Sudeep. Conception: Zorba the Buddha Restaurants. Coordination: Ma Prem Pratima. Direction: Ma Yoga Pratima. Published by Ma Yoga Vidya. Rajneeshporam, July 1984. 215 pages. 10,000 copies. 2nd Edition December 1994. German Edition: Wilhelm Heyne Verlag, München, 1984. 240 pages. Cat.A.

(Dhiman 2012) The Ultimate Iconoclast. Understanding Rajneesh Osho’s Revolutionary and ‘Dangerous’ Ideas / Dr. Kuldip Kumar Dhiman. Chandigar, Ukay Publishing Co., 2012. 312 pages. Commemorating his 80th Birth Anniversary. Index. Hindi edition: Param Vidrohi. Rajneesh Osho ke Krantikari aur ‘Khatarnak’ vicharon ka Vishleshan. Chandigarh, October 2012. 2nd English edition 2012. Cat.C. (P1,P2)

(Dhondy 2013) Prophet of Love / Farrukh Dhondy. Noida, HarperCollins Publishers, 2013. 314 pages. PB. Fiction centered on Bhagwan Saket.

(Diane 1981) Als een lopend vuurtje (Like a running Fire) / Ma Anand Diane (Diane Broeckhoven). Amsterdam, Arcanum, 1981. 120 pages. UB. Childrens’ Fiction Book. Diary of a 14 year old girl who accompanies her parents to Poona. Awarded with the Belgium BGJG/Lannoo-prize.

(Diane 1982) Een binnenbrandje. Hartsverslag uit Oregon (An indoor Fire. A Heart’s Report from Oregon) / Ma Anand Diane (Diane Broeckhoven). Opende, Anubhava Rajneesh Meditatiecentrum, 1982. 77 pages. Stapled. Cat.A. (O)

(Dillon 2005) Tantric Pulsation. The Journey of Human Energy from Its Roots to Its Spiritual Flower / Aneesha Dillon. Cambridge, Perfect Publishers, 2005. Cat.A.

(Divya 1974) The sannyasin trip / Divya Velie. Self and Society: an International Journal for Humanistic Psychology. Published by the British Association of Humanistic Psychology. London, Abingdon, Taylor & Francis, 1974, vol 2(12), pp. 24-29. First paper on Osho in a western scholarly journal. Cat.A. (B)

(Divya 1980) Lord of the Full Moon. Life with Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Ma Prem Divya. Design: Ma Prem Tushita. Ma Anand Katyayani. Coordination: Ma Yoga Pratima. Ma Deva Ritambhara. Photography: Sw Krishna Bharti. Cover Design: Sw Govinddas. Production: Ma Anand Parinita. Sw Das Anudas. Sw Anand Prashanta. Composed and Printed by Sangam Press Pvt. Ltd., Poona. Published by Ma Yoga Laxmi. Poona, Rajneesh Foundation, December 1980. 1000 copies. 488 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. Appendix: Astrology Chart explained by Sw Prem Kabir. UB. First official monography on Osho and his work. Cat.A. (P1)

(Dolcini 1992) Bhagwan Shri Rajneesh / D. Dolcini. Studia Missionalia, 41. Rome, Editrice Pontifica Università Gregoriana, 1992. Cat.D.

(Draaisma 1990) Doe de guru weg (word-game: Do away with the Guru/Follow the Guru) / Ton Draaisma. Holland, own publishing, 1990. 34 pages. Stapled. Cat.A.

(Drennen 1983) Rajneeshpuram: hound dogs with the scent / William T. Drennen. Journal of Humanistic Psychology, 1983. Vol 23, No. 3, Summer, pp. 82-100. Reprinted in Aveling 1999. Cat.C. (R)

(Driesschen 2011) Now You Come, Osho Said / Luka van den Driesschen (Sw Alok Gayaka). Holland, Spirit on Sound, 2011. 36 pages. PB. Cat.A.

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(Edge 2005) Yoga School Dropouts / Lucy Edge. London, Ebury Press, 2005. 344 pages. Osho, pp. 124-55. Cat.D. (P2)

(Eichberger 1993) Was nun, wir Christen? Als meine “Kinder” zu Bhagwan gingen / Margarethe Eichberger. Frankfurt am Main, Haag + Herchen, 1993. 102 pages. Cat.D.

(Eidhamar 1983) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. En fremstilling av hans biografi, bevegelse og lære / Levi Geir Eidhamar. Oslo, Det teologiske Menighetsfakultet, Vårsemestret 1983. 59 pages. Specialavhandling ved teologisk embetseksamen. Unpublished. Cat.C.

(Eimuth 1979) Jugendreligionen und religiöse Subkultur / K.-H. Eimuth & M. Oelke (editors). Frankfurt/M., 1979. Osho, p. 169. Cat.D.

(Eliade 1987) The Sacred and the Profane. The Nature of Religion. The significance of religious myth, symbolism, and ritual within life and culture / Mircea Eliade. New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1987. 256 pages.

(Elten 1990) Alles ganz easy in Santa Ba¬r¬bara, Wie ich das Ende der Rajneesh-Kommune in Oregon erlebte und was mir danach in Kalifornien widerfuhr (Everything is Totally at Ease in Santa Barbara. How I Experienced the Downfall of Rajneesh Commune in Oregon and What later Happened to me in California) / Jörg Andrees Elten (Sw Satyananda). Hamburg, Hoffmann und Campe, 1990. 320 pages. PB. Cat.A. (O,P2)

(Elten 1992) Karma und Karriere. Das Märchen von tausendundeiner Angst (Karma and Career. The Fairy-tale of thousandandone Anxieties) / Jörg Andrees Elten (Sw Satyananda). Hamburg, Hoffmann und Campe, 1992. 234 pages. HC. Cat.A.

(Elterninitiative 1978) Dokumentation über die Auswirkungen von Jugendreligionen auf Jugendliche in Einzelfällen / Elterninitiativen, Aktion für geistige und psychische Freiheit. Bonn, 1978. Hektograph. Cat.D.

(Elterninitiative 1985) “Eine Findungshilfe.” Jugendreligiöse Institutionen und deren Co-organisationen, guruistische Bewegungen und Psychokulte / Elterninitiative gegen seelische Abhängigkeit und religiösen Estremismus. München, own publishing, 1985. Cat.D.

(Epps 2001) To an Unknown God. Religious Freedom on Trial / Garrett Epps. New York, St. Martin’s Press, 2001. 290 pages. Rajneeshpuram, pp. 66-89. Cat.D. (R)

(European 1997) European Parliament, Committee on Civil Liberties and Internal Affairs. 1997: Draft Resolution on Cults in the European Union. Brussels/Strasbourg: European Parliament. Cat.D.

(Evald 2000) Two Tales – One Story. A Rewiew of Strategic Alliances and Spirituality / Pierre Evald (Sw Anand Neeten). In: Allah to Zen. An Insight into the World of Osho / Sw Chaitanya Keerti & Ma Chetan Unmani (editors). New Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books, 2000. 208 pages. Also at Cat.A (O,WT)

(Evald 2001) India’s greatest bookman / Pierre Evald (Sw Anand Neeten). LOGOS – The Journal of the World Book Community. Vol 12, 2001, no.1, pp. 49-51. Cat. A.

(Evald 2005) Osho Lao Tzu library. The library, reading and publishing of an Indian bookman and mystic / Pierre Evald (Sw Anand Neeten). The Private Library, Fifth Series, Volume 8:2, Summer 2005. Page 73-96. With two colour photos. Also at Cat.A. (J,B,P1,O,P2)

(Evald 2006) OSHO: The bookman-turned-mystic / Pierre Evald (Sw Anand Neeten) Library Progress (International). Delhi, India. Vol 26, No.2 (July-December), 2006, pp. 109-127. Same text also printed in: Current Trends in Library Science. Delhi, 2008. Chapter 53. Cat.A.

(EZW 1980) Neue Jugendreligionen / Evangelische Zentralstelle für Weltanschauungsfragen. 2nd printing III. Stuttgart, EZW, 1980. (Orientierung Nr. 7). Cat.D.

(EZW 1982) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh’s Neo-Sannyas-Bewegung / Evangelische Zentralstelle für Weltanschauungsfragen, Stuttgart, EZW, 1982. Cat.D.


(Feuerstein 1990) Holy Madness. The Shock Tactics and Radical Teachings of Crazy-Wise Adepts, Holy Fools, and Rascal Gurus / Georg Feuerstein. New York, Paragon House, 1991. 296 pages. Bhagwan Rajneesh (Osho): The God-Man of Subterfuge, pp. 63-70. 2nd revised and expanded edition 2006. Cat.C. (P1,R)

(Finger 1987) Gurus, Ashrams und der Westen – eine religionswissenschaftliche Untersuchung zu den Hintergründen der Internationaliserung des Hinduismus / Joachim Finger. Frankfurt am Main, Verlag Peter Lang, 1987. 536 pages. (Studia Irenica, Band XXXII). Rajneesh Centers in Calcutta, map p. 321. Cat.D.

(Fishlock 1983) India File. Inside the Subcontinent / Trevor Fishlock. London, John Murray, 1983. Poona Ashram, pp. 65-69. Cat.D. (P1,O)

(FitzGerald 1986) A Reporter at Large. Rajneeshpuram I-II / Frances FitzGerald. In: The New Yorker. Part I: 22.09.1986, pp. 46-96. Part II: 29.09.1986, pp. 83-125. Also published in Cities on a Hill (1986). Cat.C. (P1,O)

(FitzGerald 1986a) Cities on a Hill. A Journey Through Contemporary American Cultures / Frances FitzGerald. New York, Simon & Schuster, 1986. 414 pages. HB. (A Touchstone Book). Rajneeshpuram, p. 247-381. First published in The New Yorker, September 1986, and later by Pan Books in 1987. Cat.C. (P1,O).

(Flöther 1983) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and his New Religious Movement in America / Eckart Floether & Eric Pement. Published by Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of the United States. Downers Grove, InterVarsity Press, 1983. 32 pages. Illustrated. Cat.B. (P1,O)

(Flöther 1983a) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Eckart Floether with Eric Pement. Chapter 3. Page 43-57. In: A Guide to Cults and New Religions / Ronald M. Enroth et al.. Downers Grove, InterVarsity Press, 1983. 216 pages. Cat.B. (P1)

(Flöther 1984) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. Fassade und Wirklichkeit / Eckart Flöther. In: Bhagwan, der Rolls-Royce-Guru in Oregon. Herausgeber: Junge Union Bayern, 1984. Dokumentation 15/1984. Cat.B. (O)

(Flöther 1985) Der Todeskuss. Wahn und Wirklichkeit der Bhagwan-Bewegung / Eckart Flöther. Neuhausen-Stuttgart, Hänssler-Verlag, 1985. 272 pages. Notes. Glossary. Appendix. References. PB. (Tagesfragen; Bd.17). Cat.D. (P1,O)

(Flöther 1985a) Familie und Destruktive Kulte: Menschenwürde, Recht und Freiheit. Dokumentation der Referate des europäischen AGPF-Kongressses vom 29.-30.09.1984 in Bonn / Eckart Flöther (Publisher). Bonn, 1985. (AGPF Schriftenreihe über Destruktive Kulte (Jugendsekten, Psychokulte). Nr.1). Cat.D.

(Forman 1988) Bhagwan. The Buddha for the Future / Juliet Forman (Ma Prem Maneesha). Poona, Rebel Publishing House, January 1988. 550 pages. HC. Published as e-book, July 2018. Maneesha James (author), Deva Sarito (editor). Cat.A. (P1,O)

(Forman 1989) Bhagwan. Twelve Days that Shook the World / Juliet Forman (Ma Prem Maneesha). Rebel Publishing House, April 1989. 518 pages. HC. Reedited e-book forthcoming 2018. Cat.A. (O)

(Forman 1998) My Peak Moments With Osho. The Unsurpassable Man Juliet Forman. Tokyo, Shimin Press, December 1998. 256 pages. Currently (2018) available only in Japanese. English edition forthcoming. Serialised in Osho Darshan, 1991:1. Cat.A. (P2)

(Forman 2002) Bhagwan. One Man Against the Whole Ugly Past of Humanity. The World Tour and back home to Poona / Juliet Forman (Ma Prem Maneesha). Rebel Publishing House, February 2002. 500 pages. HC. First edition March 1991. Reprinted 2002. Reedited e-book forthcoming. Cat.A. (WT,P2)

(Forsthoefel 2005) Gurus in America / Thomas A. Forsthoefel & Cynthia Ann Humes (editors). Albany, State University of New York Press, 2005. 236 pages. (Suny Series in Hindu Studies). Hugh Urban writing on Osho pp. 171-192 with Notes. Cat.C. (P1,O)

(Forsthoefel 2018) Review of: Zorba the Buddha: sex, spirituality, and capitalism in the global Osho movement by Hugh B. Urban (2015) / Thomas A. Forsthoefel. Journal of the History of Sexuality. Vol 27, No. 2, May 2018, pp. 335-337. Cat.C.

(Fothergill 2000) Voices of Awakening. Conversations Heart to Heart / Srajan Fothergill (Sw Srajan). USA, In Print Publ., 2000. 128 pages. Fiction.

(Foudraine 1984) Rajneesh therapy / Jan Foudraine (Sw Deva Amrito). Journal of Humanistic Psychology, Winter 1984, 23, pp. 115-118. Cat.A.

(Foudraine 1988) Jaren van Voorbereiding (Years of Preparation) / Jan Foudraine (Sw Deva Amrito). Vitgeverij, Altamira, 1988. 283 pages. Illustrated. Cat.A. (P1)

(Foudraine 1998) De man die ult zijn hersenen zakte / Jan Foudraine (Sw Deva Amrito). Netherlands, Ambo, 1998. Cat.A.

(Fox 2000) Osho Rajneesh / Judith M. Fox. Salt Lake City, Signature Books, 2002. 55 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. UB. (Studies in Contemporary Religions; 4) Translation of: Osho Rajneesh e il suo movimento, Torino, Italy. UB. Cat.C. (P1,O,P2)

(Frank 1981) Warum Poona? oder: Der lange Brief an meine Mutter / S. Frank. Tübingen, Wunderlich Verlag, 1981. Cat.A. (P1)

(Franklin 1992) The Promise of Paradise. A Woman’s Intimate Story of the Perils of Life with Rajneesh / Satya Bharti Franklin. New York, Station Hill Press, 1992. 364 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. Cat.B. (B,P1,O,P2)

(Frisk 1993) Ny religiösa rörelser i Sverige. Relation till samhället/världen, anslutning och engagement / Liselotte Frisk. Åbo, Åbo Akademis Förlag, 1993. 327 pages. Academic dissertation. Page 235-58: Neo-sannyas-rörelsen kring Osho (Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh). Cat.C. (P1,O,P2)

(Frisk 2002) The Satsang Network: a growing post-Osho phenomenon / Liselotte Frisk. Nova Religio: The Journal of Alternative and Emergent Religions. 2002, vol VI, issue 1, pp. 64-85. Cat.C.

(Frisk 2007) De nya religiösa rörelserna, vart tog de vagen?: en studie av Scientologi-kyrkan, Guds Barn, Hare Krishna-rörelsen, Moon-rörelsen och Bhagwan-rörelsen och deras utveckling over tid / Liselotte Frisk. Nora, Nya Doxa, 2007. 288 pages. Includes text in English. Cat.C.


(Gallagher 2004) The New Religious Movements Experience in America / Eugene V. Gallagher. Westport, Greenwood, 2004. 320 pages. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Osho, pp. 112-116. (The American Religious Experience). Cat.C. (O)

(Galanter 1989) Cults and New Religious Movements: A Report of the American Psychiatric Association. Washington, American Psyhiatric Publishers, 1989. 346 pages. Rajneesh mentioned on pp. 314,319,321. Cat.C.

(Gascard 1984) Neue Jugendreligionen. Zwischen Sehnsucht und Sucht. Freiburg, 1984. Cat.D.

(Gasper 1994) Lexikon der Sekten / Hans Gasper. Guruismus and Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, pp. 415-422. 1994. Cat.C.

(Geetam 1979) Bhagwan / Geetam Rajneesh Sannyas Ashram 1979. 16 pages. Stapled. Booklet on Shree Rajneesh Ashram in Poona. Cat.A. (P1)

(Gélébart 2017) The Freedom of having nothing: ecodesigner and modern nomad / Katell Gélébart (Ma Samudra). Kindle Edition, 2017. 473 pages. Chapter 19: The Osho Years. Cat.A.

(Geraghty 2007) In the Dark and Still Moving. A Different Version of What is Gained When a Paradise is Found and Then Lost / Anne Geraghty (Ma Vismaya). Editor: Stuart Booth. Whitehaven, The Tenth Bull, 2007. 304 pages. UB. Cat.A. (P1,O,WT,P2)

(Giesow 2008) Lana, Bhagwan und der Rest. Die Geschichte einer Entwicklung / Norbert Giesow. Norderstedt, Books on Demand, 2006. 196 pages. On front cover: Ein spiritueller Roman. Fiction.

(Gietz 2006) Osho Movement / Karl-Peter Gietz. 995 words. In: The Brill Dictionary of Religion / Kocku von Stuckrad (editor). E-book. First published online 2006. Cat.C.

(Gilhus 1997) Laughing Gods, Weeping Virgins. Laughter in the History of Religion / Ingvild Saelid Gilhus. London, Routledge, 1997. 173 pages. 2nd edition 2013. On Osho: The Joking Guru, pp. 125-34. Cat.C. -acc set

(Giollo 2012) The Mystic Rose and the Magic of the Empty Chair. Comics from the World of Osho / Devakrishna Marco Giollo, writing and illustrations. Giollo Art,, 2012. 41 pages. UB. 28×21,5 cm. Cartoons in colour. Earlier editions: 1988, 1999, 2000 and 2011. Cat.A. (O,WT,P2)

(Gitama 2018) Abschied von Jörg Andrees Elten / Satyananda – Freund und Wegbegleiter (Farewell to Satyananda. Friend and Fellow-Traveller / Gitama and Madhunado (editors). Germany, Hierjetzt, 2018. 143 pages. Cat.A.

(Goldberg 2010) American Veda. From Emerson and the Beatles to Yoga and Meditation. How Indian Spirituality Changed the West / Philip Goldberg. New York, Harmony Books, 2010. 398 pages. Illustrated. The Radical Iconoclast, pp. 190-93. Cat.C.

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(Goldman 1990) A review essay on S and A Bliss Case / Marion S. Goldman. Society, 1990, 27, pp. 94-96. Cat.C. (O)

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(Goldman 1999) Passionate Journeys. Why Successful Women Joined a Cult / Marion S. Goldman. Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press, 1999. 292 pages. All names of sannyasins are constructed composite characters. Cat.C. (P1,O).

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(Goldman 2007) Avoiding Mass Violence at Rajneeshpuram / Marion S. Goldman. Page 165-77. In: Belief and Bloodshed: Religion and Violence Across Time and Tradition / James K. Wellman, Jr. (editor). Lanham, Rowman & Littlefield, 2007. Cat.C. (O)

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(Greene 2000) The Astrological Neptune and the Quest for Redemption / Liz Greene. USA, Weiser Books, 2000. 528 pages. Osho’s Birthchart on page 247. Cat.C.

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(Grosse no year) The Shree Rajneesh Ashram in Poona. Socio-economic structure and development of a religious community (English title of study in German) / Michael Grosse (Sw Deva Bodhena). Preliminary study based on unfinished Ph.D. thesis. In German with English quotes in English. Unpublished. 200 MB. The lecture survey was conducted with Klaus-Peter Horn (Horn 1982). In: Volume II / Appendix / Poona One. Cat.A. (P1)

(Guest 2005) My Life in Orange. Growing Up With the Guru / Tim Guest (Sw Prem Yogesh). Second Edition. New York, Harcourt Books, 2005. 304 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. UB. First published in the U.K. by Granta Books, 2004. Cat.B. (O,P2)

(Gunakar 1980) Immaculate Conception / Prem Gunakar. Aes Dhammo Sanatano, 1980. Cat.A. (P1)

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(Gupta 1986) Bhagabana Rajanisa: tamra uththana o patana / Bibek Gupta. Kalikata, Sambada, 1986. 82 pages. In Bengali. (British Library). Cat.C.

(Gussner 1977) The Rajneesh Ashram. The Indian Tradition in an Esalen Context? / Robert E. Gussner (Sw Anand Jina). Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Religion. San Francisco, 29 December 1977, 5-6. Unpublished paper. Cat.A. (P1)

(Gussner 1981) Through Insanity to Silence. The Transformational Strategy of Dynamic Meditation of the Rajneesh Movement in the 1970s / Robert E. Gussner (Sw Anand Jina). Paper presented at the meeting of the American Academy of Religion. San Francisco, December 1981. Unpublished paper. Cat.A. (P1)

(Gussner 1986) Teachings on Karma and Rebirth. Social and Spiritual Role in the Rajneesh Neo-Sannyasin Movement / Robert E. Gussner (Sw Anand Jina). Page 301-324. In: Karma and Rebirth. R.W. Neufeldt (editor). Albany, State Unversity of New York Press, 1986. Cat.A. (P1,O)

(Gussner 1988) Sholars, sects and sanghas / Robert E. Gussner (Sw Anand Jina) and S.D. Berkowitz. In: Recruitment to Asian Based Meditation Groups in North America. Sociological Analysis, 49:2, pp. 136-70. Rajneesh mentioned on pp. 145,146. Cat.C. (O)

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(Haack 1979) Jugendreligionen. Ursachen, Trends, Reaktionen / Friedrich-Wilhelm Haack. München, Evangelischer Presseverband für Bayern 1979. (Münchner Reihe). 2nd printing 1980. Cat.D.

(Haack 1980) Die ‘Bhagwan’ Rajneesh Bewegung (F.W. Haack. Schriftenmission. München, 1980. Cat.D. (P1)

(Haack 1982) Guruismus und Guru-Bewegungen / Friedrich-Wilhelm Haach. München, Evangelischer Presseverband für Bayern, 1982. 192 pages. PB. Bhagwan Rajneesh, p. 176. Cat.D. (P1)

(Haack 1984) Die ‘Bhagwan’ Rajneesh Bewegung / Friedrich-Wilhelm Haack. First edition 1980. 3rd Printing: München, Evangelischer Presseverband für Bayern, 1984 [2nd Printing 1983]. 111 pages. PB. (Münchner Reihe. Schriftenmission). Notes. Cat.D. (P1)

(Haack 1984a) Die Jugendreligionen. Totalitäre Religionen im Zeitalter der technischen Zivilisation / Friedrich-Wilhelm Haack. In: “Jugendsekten”. Symptome einer gesellschaftlichen Krise? / Reinhart Hummel. Stuttgart, Evangelische Zentralstelle für Weltanschauungsfragen, 1984. (Arbeitstexte Nr. 22/III). Cat.D. (P1)

(Haack 1984b) Ratschläge – Jugendreligionen, Bewegungen und Sekten / Friedrich Wilhelm Haack. München, Evangelischer Presseverband für Bayern, 1984. (Münchner Reihe. Schriftenmission). Cat.D.

(Hamilton 1998) Hellbent for Enlightenment. Unmasking Sex, Power, and Death with a Notorious Master / Rosemary Hamilton (Ma Anand Nirgun). Ashland, White Cloud Press, 1998. 211 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Hammer 2012) Canonical and extracanonical texts in new religions / Olav Hammer & Mikael Rothstein. Page 113-29 in: The Cambridge Companion to New Religious Movements / Olav Hammer & Mikael Rothstein (editors). Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2012. 330 pages.

(Hanny 1983) In de tuin van Bhagwan (In Bhagwan’s Garden) / Ma Prem Hanny. Eindhoven, Nishant RMC, 1983. 55 pages. PB. Poems. Cat.A. (P1)

(Hans 2010) Verhalen voor een dwalende zoeker (Stories for a stray Seeker) / Anand Hans. Oldeberkoop, Tattwa, 2010. 104 pages. PB. Cat.A.

(Harper 1972) Gurus, Swamis and Avatars. Spiritual Masters and Their American Disciples / Marvin Henry Harper. Philadelphia, Westminster Press, 1972. 271 pages. Cat.C. (O)

(Harrison 1990) Cults. The Battle for God / Shirley Harrison with Sally Evemy. London, Christopher Helm Publishers, 1990. 214 pages. HC. The Rajneesh Tale, pp. 147-160. Cat.C. (P1,O,P2)

(Hauth 1979) Die nach der Seele greifen. Psychokult und Jugendsekten / Rüdiger Hauth. Gütersloh, Güterloh Verlagshaus Gerd Mohn, 1979. 120 pages. (Güterslohner Taschenbücher Siebenstern; 333). Page 24-39: Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. Alles Schöne kommt aus dem Chaos. Cat.D. (P1)

(Hauth 1981) Jugendsekten und Psychogruppen von A-Z / Rüdiger Hauth. Second edition 1983. Gütersloh, Gütersloher Verlagshaus Mohn, 1981. 144 pages. Rajneesh, pp. 17,32-33,93,103-104. Cat.D.

(Haykus 2016) 93 Rolls-Royces. How an Osho disciple painted wondrous works of art on the world’s most outrageous collection of cars / Deva Peter Haykus. Editors: Avalon Haykus & Marv Viramo Lincoln. Book and Cover Design: Anugito, Artline Graphics. Published by: Infinite Rainbow LLC;, 2016. Album format. 104 pages. Lavishly illustrated with colour photos. Cat.A. (O)

(Heelas 1996) The New Age Movement. The Celebration of the Self and the Sacralization of Modernity / Paul Heelas. London, Blackwell, 1996. 266 pages. Several mentionings of Osho. Cat.C.

(Heelas 2008) Spiritualities of Life. New Age Romanticism and Consumptive Capitalism / Paul Heelas. Oxford, Blackwell Publishing, 2008. 283 pages. Several mentionings of Osho. Cat.C.

(Heijden 2014) Osho and his Communes. 21 selected articles from / Marc van der Heijden (Sw Antar Marc). Netherlands, own publishing, 2014. Free e-book.

(Heise 1984) Ausgestiegen? / Gabriele Heise (Ma Madhunado). Frankfurt am Main, Fachbuchhandlung für Psychologie, 1984. 195 pages. Interviews with seven sannyasins. Cat.A. (P1,O)

(Helling 1987) Studentenbewegung – Psychozene – Bhagwan. Der Lebensbericht einer zeitgeschichtlichen Betrachtung aus soziologischer und theologischer Sicht / Dora Helling & Gottfried Küenzlen. Series: Information, Vol 100. Stuttgart, Evangelische Zentralstelle für Weltanschauungsfragen (EZW), 1987. 18 pages. Cat.D.

(Henkel 1986) Narziss und Goldstein. Abschliessendes zur Bhagwan- Affäre / Martin Henkel. Basel, Stroemfeld/Roter Stern, 1986. 217 pages. Notes. References. Cat.D.

(Hetzel 1989) Indienfahrer. Begegnungen mit Aussteigern, Abendteurern und Gottsuchern / Harald Hetzel. Frankfurt am Main, Vito vom Eichborn Verlag, 1989. 165 pages. Bhagwan, pp. 86-88. Cat.C. (P1)

(Hill 2009) Not My Guru. Living Inside The Osho International Ashram / Parvati Hill. Durango CO, Ralston Store Publishing, 2009. 299 pages. UB. Cat.D. (P2)

(Hill 2016) Mastering Madness / David Hill (Anand Chintan)., 2016. 150 pages. UB. Selected Bibliography. Cat.A. (P1)

(Hitchens 2007) God is not Great. How Religion Poisons Everything / Christopher Hitchens. Atlantic Books, 2007. 307 pages. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh in chapter 14. Cat.D. (P1,O)

(Hoeber 2004) Rajneeshpuram: Ein Erklärungsversuch / Yvonne Hoeber. Germany, Diplomarbeiten Agentur, 2004. Cat.C. (O)

(Hoevels 1987) Bhagwan oder das Dilemma einer menschenfreunlichen Religion. Eine psychoanalytische Studie / Fritz Erik Hoevels, Sanal Edamaruku & Peter Priskil. Freiburg, Ahriman Verlag, 1987. 94 pages. English edition 1993. Cat.C.

(Hoevels 1993) “Bhagwan” Rajneesh and the Dilemma of his Religion / Fritz Erik Hoevels, Sanal Edamaruku & Peter Priskil. New Delhi, Indian Atheist Publishers, 1993. 147 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. (Freethought International). Contents: 1. Tribal, Christian and Tantrik roots of the religion of Bhagwan Rajneesh / Sanal Edamaruku. 2. Bhagwan or the dilemma of a humane religion: A psychoanalytical Study / Frits Erik Hoevels. 3. Jesus – Bhagwan: A comparison / Peter Priskil. Cat C.

(Hogue 1987) Nostradamus and the Millennium. Predictions of the Future / John Hogue (Sw Dhyan Arjuna). New York, Doubleday, May 1987. 208 pages. Osho and chart on pp. 182-84. HC. Cat.A.

(Hogue 1994) The Millenium Book of Prophecy. 777 Visions and Predictions from Nostradamus, Edgar Cayce, Gurdjieff, Tamo-san, Madame Blavatsky, the Old and New Testament Prophets and 89 others / John Hogue. HarperSanFrancisco, 1994. 346 pages. Illustrated. Rajneeshpuram, pp. 196-203; more than 50 quotes from Osho; Biography 334-35. Cat.A. (O,P2)

(Hogue 1997) Nostradamus. The Complete Prophecies / John Hogue (Sw Dhyan Arjuna). Shaftesbury, Element Books, 1997. 962 pages. Osho, pp. 148-150 (A Visionary League Table), 806-807, a.o. Cat.A.

(Hogue 2017) A Spiritual Rebel’s Manifesto, Climb Aboard The Noah’s Ark of Consciousness / John Hogue. Published by, 2017. 143 pages. UB. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Hoppe 1981) Zur Psychologie der Buddhas. Therapeutische, Anthropologische und Religiöse Aspekte der Bhagwan-Lehre / W. Hoppe & R. Appel. Kassel, 1981. Cat.C.

(Horn 1982) Rebellion gegen den Verstand? Eine sozialwissenschftliche Untersuchung über deutsche Neo-Sannyasins in Poona / Klaus-Peter Horn (Sw Prem Deepen). Fachbereich Philosophie und Sozialwissenschaften, Freie Universität Berlin, 1982. 329 pages. UB. Unpublished dissertation. Cat.A. (P1)

(Horsfjord 2004) Spiritualitet og seksualitet. En studie av kjønn i Osho-bevegelsen / Kristin Horsfjord. Oslo, Institutt for Kulturstudier, Universitetet i Oslo, Våren 2004. 106 pages. Hovedfagsoppgave i religionshistorie. (Cat.C. (G,J,P1,P2)

(Hostel 1984) Translation Dictionary: Rajneeshee – English / Greg Hostel. Portland, own publishing, 1984. Cat.A. (O)

(Housden 1996) Travels Through Sacred India / Rodger Housden. London, Thorsons, 1996. 316 pages. Osho Commune International, page 206-209. Reprinted in: Aveling 1999. Cat.C. (P2)

(Howard 2013) The Kama Sutra Diaries. Intimate Journeys through Modern India / Sally Howard. Westland Ltd. Chennai, Tranquebar Press, 2013. 235 pages. PB. Osho pp. 126-27. Cat.D. (P1,O)

(Hummel 1980) Indische Mission und neue Frömmigkeit im Westen. Religiöse Bewegungen Indiens in westlicher Kulturen / Robert Hummel. Stuttgart, 1980. Osho, pp. 224ff. Cat.D.

(Hummel 1982) “Jugendsekten”. Symptome einer gesellschaftlichen Krise? / Reinhart Hummel. Stuttgart, Evangelische Zentralstelle für Weltanschauungsfragen (EZW), 1982. (Arbeitstext Nr. 22/III/82). Compilation. Osho, pp. 20-21,25. Cat.D.

(Hummel 1983) Asiatische religionen in Europa / Robert Hummel & Bert Hardin. Concilium, 161, January 1983, page 26-31. Reprinted in Aveling 1999. Cat.D. (P1)

(Hummel 1983a) Asiatic religions in Europe / Reinhart Hummel & Bert Hardin. New Religious Movements Update, 1983, 7:2 June, pp. 3-13. Cat.D. (P1)

(Hummel 1987) Gurus in Ost und West. Hintergründe, Erfahrungen, Kriterien / Robert Hummel. Gütersloh, 1987. Cat.D.

(Hummel 1994) Guruismus. Page 415-422. In: Lexikon der Sekten, Sondergruppen und Weltanschauungen. Fakten, Hintergründe, Klärungen / Gasper, H. et al.. Freiburg, 1994. Cat.D.

(Huth 1993) Das Selbstverstämdis des Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh in seinen Reden über Jesus / Fritz-Reinhold Huth. Frankfurt am Main, Verlag Peter Lang, 1993. 284 pages. UB. (Studia Irenica, Band 36) Cat. C. (G,J,P1,O,P2)

(Hyatt 2008) Rebels and Devils. The New Psychology of Liberation / Christopher S. Hyatt. USA, New Falcon Publications, 2008. 432 pages. 3rd revised edition.

(Hydén 1991) Passage to India. An Anthropological Study of Discipleship and Transcendence in the Bhagwan Movement / A. Hydén. Lund, University of Lund, Department of Social Anthropology, 1991. 156 pages. UB. Doctoral Dissertation. (Lund Studies in Social Anthropology, nr. 3) Cat.C.


(Ihlau 2006) Weltmacht Indien: Die neue Herausforderung des Westens / Olaf Ihlau. Germany, Random House, 2006.

(Initiative 1984) Diktatur der Freundlichkeit. Über Bhagwan, die kommende Psychokratie und Lieferanteneingänge zum wohltätigen Wahnsinn / Initiative Sozialistisches Forum (editors). Freiburg, Ca Ira, 1984. 216 pages. Bhagwans Ashram Bewegung, pp. 37-110. Cat.D. (P1)

(Ishwara 2002) Unity. The Dawn of Conscious Civilization / Maitreya Ishwara (Sw Anand Bhaskar). UK, Divine Publication, 2002. 600 pages. HC. Cat.A. (P1,O,WT,P2)


(Jackson 2010) Kali Yuga Odyssey. A Spiritual Journey / J.T. Ross Jackson. USA, Robert Reed Publishers, 2010. 246 pages. Medina Rajneesh, Encounter, Jes Bertelsen, pp. 120-56. Cat.A.

(Jacobi 1988) Das Meisterstück. Meine Jahre in einer Mysterienschule / Nisha Jacobi. Bielefeld, Context Verlag, 1988. 439 pages. UB. Cat.A. (P1,O)

(Jagdish 2010) The Song of the Ocean. A Photo-Biography of Osho and his Work 1979-1990 / Sw Jagdish (editor). Publisher: Zorba Design, Poona (Osho World, New Delhi), 2010. 326 pages. Illustrated with b&w and colour photos. HB. Album size: 30×35 cm. Limited edition of 700 copies. Including: Photo Album of Osho. Appendix with references to discourses. Pages are numbered 462-788 in succession and ‘In continuation of The Sound of Running Water’ (Asha 1980) as mentioned in the text. No bibliographic data or colophon. No entry in Worldcat. Cat.A. (P1,O,WT,P2)

(Jain 2007) Ankahe Pal (Untold Moments with Osho. Presented as a Place for those who are Devoted to the last Adventure of God Consciousness) / Arvind Kumar Jain & Yoga Kranti. Jabalpur. Unpublished manuscript. 66 typed pages. Covering the years 1947 to 1970 in 19 chapters of which chapter 9 on Osho’s reading is translated (See Appendix in Volume I). Cat.C. (G,J).

(Jain 2016) OSHO: Diary Ke Darpan Mein / Arvind Kumar Jain. New Delhi, Diamond Books, October 2016. 240 pages. PB. In Hindi. Cat.C. (G,J)

(James 2004) The Varieties of Religious Experience / William James. New York, Barnes and Noble, 2004. First edition 1901-2.

(James no year) My Peak Moments with Osho, the Unsurpassable Man / Maneesha James (Juliet Forman). Shimin Press, Tokyo. Available in Japanese only.

(James no year) Meditazioni Quotidiane / Maneesha James (Juliet Forman). Macro Edizione, Italy. 176 pages + CD. (Impara a Meditare). Available in Italian only.

(Janov 1970) The Primal Scream. Primal Therapy: The Cure for Neurosis / Arthur Janov. New York, Dell, 1970.

(Jenkins 2000) Mystics and Messiahs: Cults and New Religions in American History / Philip Jenkins. New York, Oxford University Press, 2001. 294 pages. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh mentioned pp. 13,179,205. Cat.D.

(Johannesson 1985) Bhagwanrörelsen ut et Psykoanalytiskt-Narcissistisk Perspektiv / M. Johannesson & M. Monguillot de Howe. Lund, Lund University, Department of Applied Psychology, 1985. Unpublished master thesis. Cat.C.

(Johansen 1991) En ny jord og en ny himmel. Naturvidenskabelige og religiøse veje til en større virkelighed (A New Earth and a New Sky. Scientific and Religious Paths to Another Reality) / Karin Johansen, Steen Relster & Johnny Thiedecke. Copenhagen, Pantheon, 1991. 136 pages. Illustrated with colour and b&w photos. UB. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, pp. 59-65. Michael Barnett, pp. 73-80. Cat.C.

(Joneleit-Oesch 2003) Die Kirche und die Gurus. Die Geschichte der Evangelishe Zentralstelle für Weltanschauungsfragen mit der Hare-Krischna-Bewegung und der der Osho-/Bhagwan-Bewegung / Silja Joneleit-Oesch. Frankfurt am Main, Lembeck, 2003. 277 pages. Dissertation, Heidelberg Universität. Cat.D.

(Jong 1986) Transcendente meditatie, Hare Krishna en Bhagwan / J.A. de Jong. Amsterdam, A.O.-reeks, 1986. Bhagwan, pp. 8-20. Cat.C.

(Joshi 1982) The Awakened One. The Life and Work of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Vasant Joshi (Sadhu Satya Vedant). New York, Harper & Row, 1982. 210 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. UB. Chronology. Notes. In Korean: Jigum Yeogiyeso. Cat.A. (G,J,B,P1)

(Joshi 1983) Der Erwachte. Leben und Werk von Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Vasant Joshi (Sadhu Satya Vedant). Translation: Sw Prem Nirvano. Essen, Synthesis Verlag, 1983. 212 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. UB. Chronology. Notes. Cat.A. (G,J,B,P1)

(Joshi 2000) New Vision for The New Millenium / Vasant Joshi (Sadhu Satya Vedant) Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books, 2000. 128 pages. PB. Osho: Whom the Sky Showers Flowers. pp. 115-21. On Rajneeshpuram, pp. 122-124. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Joshi 2006) Self-Development Through Six Steps To Awareness / Vasant Joshi (Sadhu Satya Vedant). Cleveland, Cleveland State University, 2006. 186 pages. UB. (Yax Te’ Books). Cat.A.

(Joshi 2010) Osho. The Luminous Rebel. Life Story of a Maverick Mystic / Vasant Joshi (Sadhu Satya Vedant). New Delhi, Wisdom Tree, 2010. 269 pages. UB. Translated into German, Chinese, Russian and Japanese. Cat.A. (G,J,B,P1,O,WT,P2)

(Joshi 2010a) If It Could Happen to Buddha, Why Not You? / Vasant Joshi (Sadhu Satya Vedant). New Delhi, Wisdom Tree, 2010. Cat.A.

(Joshi 2017) Spectrum of Mindfulness. Osho Insights into Inner Ecology / Vasant Joshi (Sadhu Satya Vedant). New Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books, 2017. 352 pages. UB. Comprehensive collection of the author’s writings on Osho. Cat.A.

(Jyoti 1977) Satsang notes / Sw Amar Jyoti. USA, 1977. Cat.A. (P1)

(Jyoti 1994) One Hundred Tales for Ten Thousand Buddhas / Ma Dharm Jyoti. Design & Production: Sw Jagdish Bharti. Bombay, Shamsunder Jaisingh, December 1994. 136 pages. Illustrated with b&w photo section. UB. 1000 copies. Second edition February 1995. 2000 copies. Translated into Chinese and Russian. Later reprint: Beloved of my Heart. Cat.A. (J,B,P1,P2)


(Kabeer 2001) The Goose is out: Osho Letters (Tera Tujh ko Arpan) / Sw Krishna Kabeer (Chirantan Bramachari) (editor) & Ma Yoga Kranti (Compiler). Ahmedabad, Team Spirit, 2001. 65 pages (no pagination). HB. Album format. Letters to Kranti written in Bombay and presented in English, Hindi (facsimile) and Gujarati. Forword by Gulzar. Includes numerology on Osho’s birth and death. Cat.A. (B)

(Kaimer 1995) Livet er et under. En antologi over Osho Shree Rajneesh’s tanker og taler (Life is a Wonder. An Anthology of Osho Shree Rajneesh’s Thougts and Talks) / Gerhard Kaimer. Copenhagen, Sommer & Sørensen, 1995. 104 pages. Illustrated with two b&v photos. Cat.A.

(Kaiser 1981) Psychotherapie im Shree Rajneesh Ashram im Vergleich zur Humanistischen Psychologie / B. Kaiser (Ma Anand Tina) Diplomarbeit Psychologie, Münster, 1981. Unpublished. Cat.A. (P1)

(Kalptaru 1981) Bhagwan / Kalptaru Rajneesh Meditation Center. London, 1981. Cat.A. (P1)

(Kakar 1996) The Indian Psyche. Comprising the Inner World. Shamans, Mystics and Doctors. Tales of Love, Sex and Danger / Sudhir Kakar. New Delhi, Oxford University Press, 1996. Several paginations. Rajneesh on pp. 106, 213. Cat.C.

(Kakar 2009) Mad and Divine. Spirit and Psyche in the Modern World / Sudhir Kakar, USA, University of Chicargo Press, 2009. 192 pages. Chapter 2, pp. 7-35: Childhood of a Spiritually Incorrect Guru: Osho. Cat.C. (G)

(Kar 2014) Understanding Osho Rajneesh: A psychohistoric perspective / Priyadarshi Kar. SEARCH – A Journal of Arts, Humanities & Management, 2014, January, vol. VIII, issue 1, pp. 93-108. Cat.C.

(Karow 1990) Bhagwan-Bewegung und Vereinigungskirche. Religions- und Selbstverständnis der Sannyasins und der Munies / Yvonne Karow. Stuttgart, Verlag W. Kohlhammer, 1990. 370 pages. Cat.D.

(Karsunke 1979) Kursbuch 55. Sekten / Ingrid Karsunke (editor). Co-editor: Hans Magnus Enzensberger. Publishers: Karl Markus Michel and Harald Wieser. Berlin, Kursbuch Verlag, March 1979. 192 pages. Cat.C.

(Kaufman 2018) Longing for the Impossible. Autobiography of a Rebel Yogi / Siddartha Kaufman (Sw Prem Siddartha aka Stephen Kaufman). Shaoni Mukherjee (editor). Own publishing, Antwerpen, 2018. 216 pages. Illustrated, eight pages with colour photos. HC. Cat.A. (B,P1,O,WT,P2)

(Kaveen 2010 The Experience of the Soul / Kaveen (Sw Kaveen). USA, Zee Publishing, 2010. English and French. Cat.A.

(Kazantzakis 1996) Zorba the Greek / Nikos Kazantzakis. Translated by Carl Wildman. New York, Simon & Schuster, 1996.

(Keerti 2000) Allah to Zen. An Insight into the World of Osho: The Real Man of the Millennium / Sw Chaitanya Keerti & Ma Chetan Unmani. New Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books, 2000. 208 pages. Illustrated with b&w photo. UB. Cat.A. (B,P1,O,WT,P2)

(Keerti 2003) The Osho Way: In Romance with Life / Sw Chaitanya Keerti. Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books, 2003. 162 pages. Cat.A.

(Keerti 2005) Osho Fragrance / Sw Chaitanya Keerti. Preface: Ma Shashin. New Delhi, Wisdom Tree, 2005. 240 pages. UB. Compilation of articles 2003-04. Translated into Spanish. Cat.A.

(Keerti 2008) The Alchemy of Zen. Osho’s Insights on Conscious Living / Sw Chaitanya Keerti. New Delhi, Wisdom Tree, 2008. 228 pages. Cat.A.

(Keppler 2001) Bilanz einer Seele / Kavish H. Keppler (Sw Anand Kavish). Germany, Innenwelt Verlag, 2001. 281 pages. Letters from the author to his son. Cat.A.

(Kersten 2001) Jesus Lived in India. His Unknown Life Before and After the Crucifixion / Holger Kersten. New Delhi, Penguin Books, 2001. 264 pages.

(Kess 2012) Brave Männer haben Kinder, Böse Männer gehen zum Inder / Roman Kess. Books on Demand, 2012.

(Keyserlingk 1988) Es Gibt Utopia (There is Utopia) / Christoph Graf Keyserlingk (Sw Dharmabodhi). Translation and Design: Rolf Hannes. Illustrations: Ma Amiya. München, Midheaven Bookshop, 1988. 59 pages. Illustrated with b&w photo. HC in slipcase. (Edition Ekstasia 1988. New York), Limited edition of 342 handsigned copies. Interview with Osho 11.10.1985 in Sanai Grove. Text in German and English. Cat.A. (O)

(Khalsa 1986) New religious movements turn to worldly success / Kirpal S. Khalsa. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 1986, 25(2), p. 233-47. Cat.C.

(King 1999) Orientalism and Religion. Post-Colonial Theory, India, and ‘the Mystic East’ / Richard King. New York, Routledge, 1999. 283 pages. HB. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, p. 105. Cat.C.

(Kirkpatrick 2005) A Land of Sheltered Promise / Jane Kirkpatrick. Colorado Springs, Waterbrook Press, 2005. Historical novel on three phases of Big Muddy Farm. Fiction. (O)

(Knapp 1980) A report on 300 American sannyasins in Poona 1980 / David Knapp (Krishna Deva). Research conducted at The Fielding Institute, Santa Barbara. (CA). Unfinished Ph.D dissertation. Unpublished. Cat.C. (P1)

(Klosinski 1983) Psychologische und psychodynamische Aspekte religiöser Konversion zu neureligiösen Bewegungen am Beispiel der Neo-Sannyas-Bewegung. Eine Vergleichsstudie bei der Neo-Sannyas-Bewegung und der Gesellschaft für Transzendentale Meditation mittels biographischer Interviews / Gunther Klosinski.. Habilitationsschrift zur Erlangung der Venia legendi für das Fach Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie der Medizinischen Fakultät (Klinische Medizin) der Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, 1983. Zusammenfassung. Cat.C.

(Klosinski 1985) Warum Bhagwan? Auf der Suche nach Heimat, Geborgenheit und Liebe / Gunther Klosinski. München, Kösel Verlag, 1985. 224 pages. UB. Notes. Glossary. References. Cat.C. (P1,R)

(Klöcker 1994) Religionen in Deutschland. Kirchen, Glaubengemeinschaften, Sekten / Michael Klöcker & Udo Tworuschka. München, Günter Olzog Verlag, 1994. 202 pages. Osho-Bewegung, pp. 145-47. Cat.C.

(Kopp 2009) Eden Within Eden. Oregon’s Utopian Heritage / James J. Kopp. Corvallis, Oregon State University Press, 2009. 370 pages. Rajneshpuram, pp. 176-79. Comprehensive Bibliography on Rajneeshpuram, pp. 272-83. Cat.C. (O)

(Kramer 1993) The Guru Papers. Masks of Authoritarian Power / Joel Kramer & Diana Alstad. Berkeley, Frog Ltd, 1993. 385 pages. Limited edition 1984. ‘Thus we do not name names, though those familiar with some of the occurrences may be able to glean the identity of the figures involved.’ Cat.D. (O)

(Kranenborg 1980) Religieuze bewegingen in Nederland (Religious Movements in The Netherlands. Facts and Visions) / R. Kranenborg. Kampen, 1980, Spring, nr.1. Page 4-36. Cat.C.

(Kranti 1972) Lead Kindly Light: Some Enlightened Moments with Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. By Ma Yoga Kranti. First English edition by Dr. M.M. Bhamgara. Edited by D.A. Shah. Jevan Jagruti Kendra, April 1972. 36 p. UB. Cat.A. (J,B).

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(Kripal 2008) Esalen. America and the Religion of No-Religion / Jeffrey J. Kripal. Chicago, University of Chicargo Press, 2007. 575 pages. Rajneesh, pp. 364-65. (P1)

(Krishna 2011) Gee You Are You / Krishna Prem (Michael Mogul). Printed in the United States of America,, July 2011. 209 pages. UB. Later revised editions: Threshers, Primavera Publications, 2013 & 2015.. Cat.A. (B,P1,O,WT,P2)

(Krishananda 2000) Stepping Out of Fear. Breaking our Identification with the Emotional Child Inside / Krishananda (Tomas Trobe). Hershing am Ammersee, Koregaon Publishing, 2000. 212 pages. PB. Cat.A.

(Krishananda 2009) Face to Face with Fear. Transforming Fear into Love / Krishananda (Tomas Trobe) and Amana Trobe. Cambridge, Perfect Publishers, 2009. 254 pages. New and revised edition. Cat.A.

(Krishnamurti 1982) The Mystics of Enlightenment / U.G. Krishnamurti. India, Goa, 1982.

(Kvastad 2004) Moderniteten og jakten på det autentiske. Nyreligiøsitet i et synkront og diakront perspektiv. Med utgangspunkt i Osho bevegelsen / Knut Geir Kvastad. Institut og Museum for Antropologi, Universitetet i Osho, August 2004. 168 pages. Unpublished thesis. Cat.C.

(Kwee 1990) Psychotherapy, Meditation and Health. A Cognitive-Behavioural Perspective / Maurits G.T. Kwee (editor). London/The Hague, East-West Publications, 1990. 319 pages. Psychotherapy, Free Energy and Meditation by Sw Deva Amrito (Jan Foudraine), pp. 199-214. Cat.A.

(Kyle 1993) The Religious Fringe. A History of Alternative Religions in America / Richard Kyle. Downers Grove, InterVarsity Press, 1993. 467 pages. The Rajneesh Foundation International, pp. 221-226. Cat.C. (O)


(Laffont 2014) Photographers’ Paradise. Turbulent America 1960 – 1990 / Jean-Pierre Laffont. Eliane Laffont (editor). New York, Glitterati Incorporated, 2014. 392 pages. 35×26 cm. HC. Two colour photos from Rajneeshpuram (visited Jan 1984), pp. 285-6; drive by on double-page spread, pp. 283-84; Text: The Rajneesh, pp. 380-81 with two colour photos (Darshan with Teertha). Cat.C. (O)

(Laheru 2012) His Compassion. Meditation in Marketplace. Be a Light Unto Yourself. Wings and Waves – on the Shores of Compassion. My Life With the Ocean of Compassion / Laheru (Sw Chaitanya Sagar / Laherchand B. Shah). Bombay. Unpublished manuscript in English. 188 pages. With photos. Published edition see (Sagar 2016) Cat.A. (J,B,P1,O,WT,P2)

(Laing 1967) The Politics of Experience and the Bird of Paradise / R. Laing. Hammondworth, Penguin, 1967.

(Larson 1985) Larson’s Book of Cults / Bob Larson. Eighth printing. Wheaton, Tyndale House Publishers, 1985. 428 pages. First edition 1982. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, pp. 190-93. Cat.D. (P1,O)

(Larson 1986) Strange Cults in America / Bob Larson. Wheaton, Tyndale House Publishers, 1986. PB. Includes chapter on Rajneeshpuram. Cat.D. (O)

(Latkin 1987) Rajneeshpuram, Oregon: An exploration of gender and work roles, self-concept, and psychological well-being in an experimental community / Carl Asher Latkin. Unpublished dissertation for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy. University of Oregon, Eugene, June 1987. 239 pages. Cat.A. (O)

(Latkin 1987a) Who lives in utopia? A brief report on the Rajneeshpuram research project / Carl A. Latkin, R.A. Hagan, R.A. Littman and N.D. Sundberg. Sociological Analysis, 1987, 48(1), pp. 73-81. (Latkin’s visa for India took him four years. Research assistant: Amy Knowlton, John Hopkins University). Reprinted in Aveling 1999. Cat.C. (O)

(Latkin 1989) Gender roles in the experimental community: Rajneeshpuram / C.A. Latkin. Sex Roles, 1989, vol 21, pp. 629-652. Cat.C. (O)

(Latkin 1990) Self-consciousness in members of a new religious movement: The Rajneeshees / C.A. Latkin. Journal of Social Psychology, 1990, 130:4, pp. 557-58. Cat.C. (O)

(Latkin 1990) The self-concept of Rajneeshpuram commune members / Carl A. Latkin. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, March 1990, 29(1), pp. 91-98. Alt.t: Self-concept. Consistency and Beliefs. Cat.C. (O)

(Latkin 1991) From device to vice: social control and intergroup conflict at Rajneeshpuram / C.A. Latkin. Sociological Analysis, Winter 1991, 52:4, pp. 363-78. Cat.C. (O)

(Latkin 1992) Seeing red: a social-psychological analysis of the Rajneeshpuram conflict / C.A. Latkin. Sociological Analysis, 1992, 53(3), p. 257-271. Reprinted in Aveling 1999. Cat.C. (O)

(Latkin 1993) Coping after the fall: the mental health of former members of the Rajneeshpuram commune / C.A. Latkin. International Journal of the Psychology of Religion, 1993, 3(2), pp. 97-109. Cat.C. (O)

(Latkin 1993a) Pitfalls and pratfalls in research on an experimental community: Lessons in integratin theory and practice from the Rajneeshpuram research project / C.A. Latkin, R.A. Littman, N.D. Sundberg & R.A. Hagan. Journal of Community Psychology, January 1993, 21:1, pp. 35-48. Cat.C. (O)

(Latkin 1994) Feelings after the fall: former Rajneeshpuram commune members’ perceptions of and affiliation with the Rajneeshee movement / Carl A. Larkin, Norman D. Sundberg, Richard A. Littman, Melissa G. Katsikis & Richard A. Hagan. Sociology of Religion, Spring 1994, 55:1, pp. 65-73. Reprinted in Aveling 1999. Cat.C. (O)

(Latkin 1994a) Rajneeshpuram follow-up: The residents’ perceptions of and affiliation with the Rajneesh Movement / C.A. Latkin. Sociological Analysis, 1994, 55, pp. 64-74. Cat.C. (O)

(Latkin 1995) New directions in applying psychological theory to the study of new religions / C.A. Latkin. International Journal of the Psychology of Religion, 1995, 5, pp. 177-180. Cat.C.

(Lattin 2003) Following Our Bliss. How the Spiritual Ideals of the Sixties Shape Our Lives Today / Don Lattin. San Francisco, HarperOne, 2003. 276 pages. HC. Chapter Six: Slouching Toward Rajneeshpuram, pp. 99-111. Cat.D. (O)

(Laxmi 2002) Journey of the Heart. An Autobiography by Ma Yoga Laxmi (Laxmi Thakarski Kuruwa). Located on Cat.A. (J,B,P1,WT,P2)

(Lehmann 1981) Einmal Poona und kein Zurück? Tagebuch meiner Erfahrungen im Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh Ashram / Jutta Lehmann. Klingelbach, Mandala Verlag Peter Meyer, 1981. 112 pages. Cat.A. (P1)

(Levine 1984) Radical Departures: Desparate Detours to Growing Up / Saul V. Levine. New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanivich, 1984. Cat.D.

(Lewis 2004) The psychology of the followers of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / James R. Lewis. Page 323-25 & 382-83. In: The Oxford Handbook of New Religious Movements / James R. Lewis (editor). Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2004. 544 pages. Cat.C.

(Lindholm 2003) Culture, charisma and consciousness: the case of the Rajneeshee / Charles Lindholm. Ethos, 30(3), 2003, pp. 1-19. Cat.C. (O) ??

(Longo-Disse 2006) Scalded. The Making and Undoing of an Extremist / Samadhi Longo-Disse (Ma Prem Samsara) & Teddy Charles. Samadhi Research Institute, BookSurge, 2006. 427 pages. UB. Names have been changed to protect anonymity. Cat.A&B. (P1,O)

(Lowe 1989) The Experiment is Over / Paul Graham Lowe (Sw Anand Teertha). Editor: Roxi McNay. New York, The Roximillion Publications Corporation, January 1989. 275 pages. B&w photos. UB. List of audio tapes. No mentioning of Osho. Cat.A&B.

(Lucas 2004) New Religious Movements in the Twenty-First Century / Phillip Charles Lucas and Thomas Robbin (editors). New York, Routledge, 2004. 364 pages. Osho movement, Rajneeshees, pp. 121-22, 320-21. Cat.C.

(Lucia 2014) Innovative gurus. Tradition and change in contemporary Hinduism / Armanda Lucia. International Journal of Hindu Studies (18), 2014:2, pp. 221-63.

(Luglio 2005) Tantra. A way of living and loving / Radha Camilla Luglio (Ma Krishna Radha). New Delhi, Wisdom Tree, 2005. 222 pages. PB. Cat.A. (P1,O,WT,P2)

(Lyra 2005) On the Way to NowHere / Komala Lyra. Lincoln, iUniverse, 2005. 293 pages. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)


(Maardt 1981) Frigørelsens paradoks – fra Marx til Bhagwan. Grundrids til kritik af den kristne ideologi (The Paradox of Liberation. From Marx to Bhagwan. Outline to Criticism of Christian Ideology) / Michael Maardt. Copenhagen, Dhyan Samarpano, 1981. Volume 1. 199 pages. HC. Osho mentioned; Vol II with its special report in section XII never appeared. Cat.C. (P1)

(McCormack 1985) The Rajneesh Files 1981-86. Collectors’ Edition of Oregon Magazine / Win McCormack (editor). Portland, New Oregon Publishers, 1985. 117 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. Collection of reprinted articles from Oregon Magazine. Cat.D. (R)

(McCormack 1987) Great Moments in Oregon History. A Collection of Articles From Oregon Magazine / Win McCormack and Dick Pintarich (editors). Portland, New Oregon Publishers, 1987. 224 pages. (An Oregon Magazine Book). The Rajneesh Story pp. 199-222. Cat.D. (O).

(McCormack 1987a) The Rajneesh Chronicles. The True Story of the Cult That Unleashed the First Act of Bioterrorism on U.S. Soil / Win McCormack (editor). Portland, Tin House Books, 1987. 358 p. HB. Illustrated with b&w and colour photos. Appendix 3: The Rajneesh Cast of Characters. Index. Cat.D. (O)

(McCormack 2010) The Rajneesh Chronicles. The True Story of the Cult That Unleached the First Act of Bioterrorism on U.S. Soil / Win McCormack (editor). Second edition. Portland, Tin HouseBooks, 2010. 358 pages. Illustrated with b&w and colour photos. HB. First edition published by New Oregon Publishers, 1987. Cat.D. (O)

(McCurdy 1982) Rajneeshpuram. Potential Loophole in the Land Use Laws / Mary Kyle McCurdy. Mimeo printed by 1000 Friends of Oregon. 1982. Cat.D. (O)

(McKean 1996) Divine Enterprise. Gurus and the Hindu Nationalist Movement / Lise McKean. Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 1996. 361 pages.

(McPheters 2009) Agent Bishop. True Stories from an FBI Agent Moonlighting as a Mormon Bishop / Mike McPheters. Cedar Fort, Springville, 2009. Chapter 22: The Rajneesh Experiment. Page 142-156. Cat.C. (O)

(Madhuri 2010) Love at Dancing Leaves. A Tantra Memoir / M.K. MacCrae (Ma Prem Madhuri)., 2010. Cf. Savita 2014. ( Also by same author: Impassioned Cows by Moonlight (Katy Akin), More About the Moon (2014). A Colourful Dessert of Flowers (2016). Cat.A. (P1)

(Madhuri 2017) The Poona Poems / Ma Prem Madhuri (Irene Z.K. Ewing). Cover paintings: Madhuri. Cover Design: Peggy Sands. Published in the UK, 2017. 234 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. Cat.A.

(Madhuri 2018) Mistakes on the Path / Ma Prem Madhuri. Forthcoming late 2018. Cat.A.

(Madhurima 1991) Det musikalske indre (The Musical Inner) / Madhurima (Margit Rigtrup). Copenhagen, Politikens Forlag, 1991. 112 pages. Illustrated. Osho, pp. 84ff. Cat.A.

(Madyapa 1984) This very Body the Buddha This very Place the Lotus Paradise. A Photobiography of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and His Work 1978-1984 / Sw Anand Madyapa (editor). Alt. title on front cover jacket: This very Place the Lotus Paradise. Introduction: Sw Krishna Prem. Design: Ma Prem Pujan. Direction: Ma Yoga Pratima. Photography: Sw Krishna Bharti et al.. Translations: Sw Anand Maitreya. Production: Sw Veet Santap. Proofreading: Sw Krishna Prem et al.. Publisher: Ma Anand Sheela. Rajneeshpuram OR, Rajneesh Foundation International, December 1984. First edition. 563 pages. Album format: 30×34,5 cm. Weight: 4,560 g. Photobiography with b&w and colour photos. HC. 1,500 numbered copies. Cat.A. (P1,O)

(Mahadevi 2006) From Fear to Enlightenment. An Inspiration to Develop the Art of Meditative Living / Mahadevi Divya Kshama. Editor: Martin Noble. Compiler: Michael Vedam Salow. Mahadevima Foundation, June 2006. 212 pages. UB. Cat.A. (P2)

(Mahom 2014) Zen Pearls. Creativity Inspired by Osho / Art by Shunyo Mahom. Create Space Independent Publ., May 2014. 70 pages. PB. Illustrated with 24 images and 24 excerpts from Osho’s discourses. Cat.A.

(Majid 1989) The Choice is Ours. The Key to the Future. A Contribution to The International Scientific Revolutionary Party. A Grand Synthesis of Communism, Meditation, and Anarchism. Inspired by the Enlightened Mystic, Osho Rajneesh / Sw Deva Majid (Sw Prem Amrito at p. 64). Siena, Miastro Rajneesh, May 1989. 64 pages. Cat.A.

(Majid 1990) Politics and Zen. A New Manifesto / Majid Valcarenghi et. al. Translated from Italian edition May 1990. I.S.R.P. Publishing (International Scientific Revolutionary Party), No year. 109 pages. Special edition with limited number of copies to the sannyas circuit, with the kind permission of the Publisher Giangiacomo Feltrinelli Editore, Milano. Third edition by OM Edizione 2016. Cat.A.

(Majid 1995) Operazione Socrate. Il caso Osho Rajneesh. Come e perché è stato ucciso il Maestro spirituale più discusso della nostra epoca (Operation Socrates. The Osho Rajneesh Case. How and why the most hotly debated spiritual Master of our time was killed) / Majid Valcarenghi (Sw Deva Majid) & Ida Porta Banfi (Ma Anand Ida). Milano, Tranchida Editori, February 1995. 160 pages. Illustrated. PB. Second edition 2010. 40,000 copies sold over 20 years. Unpublished Xerox copy in English on 89 pages is in Osho Cyber Cafe & Research Library, Poona (2001). Cat.A. (O)

(Majupuria 2011) Sadhus & Saints of Nepal & India / Trilok Chandra Majpuria & Rohit Kumar (Majupuria). Saharanpur, Scholars Publishing House, 2011. 376 pages. Illustrated with colour photos, b&w photos and drawings. UB. Select References. Glossary. Index. Appendix. Osho on pp. 323-325. Cat. C. (G,J,B,P1,O,P2).

(Mangalwadi 1977) The World of Gurus / Vishal Mangalwadi. New Delhi, Vikas Publishing House, 1977. 267 pages. Acharya Rajneesh, pp. 125-43. Cat.C. (J,B)

(Mann 1991) The Quest for Total Bliss. A Psycho-sociological Perspective on the Rajneesh Movement / W.E. Mann. Toronto, Canadians’ Scholars Press, 1991. 279 p. UB. Cat.C. (J,B,P1,O)

(Manuto 1992) The life and death of Rajneeshpuram and the still lingering dilemma of the religion clauses of the first amendment / Ron Manuto. Free Speech Yearbook, 30 (1992): 26-39, pp. 26-27. Cat.C. (O)

(Martin 1985) The Kingdom of the Cults / Walter Martin. Minneapolis, Bethany House Publishers, 1985. 544 pages. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (Rajneeshism), pp. 353-60. Cat.D. (P1,O)

(Maslow 1964) Religions, Values and Peak Experiences / A.H. Maslow. Columbus, Ohio State University Press, 1964.

(Massad 1997) Lived Experiences of Sustained Transcendence. A Descriptive Study / Sunny Massad (Ma Prem Sunshine). Saybrook University, San Francisco, 1997. Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation. Cat.A.

(Maxwell 2012) The Point of Vanishing. A Tale of Truth and Things Imagined / Rashid Maxwell (Sw Deva Maxwell). Delhi, Niyogi Books in collaboration with Osho World Foundation, 2012. 300 pages. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Maxwell 2014) everything is something else / Rashid Maxwell (Sw Deva Maxwell) UK, Tree Tongue Publishing, 2014. Poems.

(Maxwell 2017) The Only Life. Osho, Laxmi and a Journey of the Heart / Rashid Maxwell. New Delhi, Simon & Schuster, 2017. 307 pages. Section with b&w and colour photos. UB. Cat.A. (B,P1,O,WT,P2)

(Medina 1983) Medina. Rajneesh Adult Education Centre. Magazine & Programme May – September 1983 / Medina Rajneesh. Neo-Sannyas Commune, Herringswell, 1983. 40 pages. Illustrated with colour and b&w photos. Cat.A. (O)

(Meera 2000) Blossoming. Watashi no kake no baru asagao (Morning Glories climbing my Being) / Meera Kasue Hashimoto (Ma Anand Meera). Poetry: Sw Anand Satyam. Co-Publisher: Yoshitsugu Kawabata. Design: Mineji Suehiro. Tokyo, Kowa Printing, 2000. App. 140 unnumbered pages on different paper. Colour-illustrated almost throughout. Publisher’s grey-titled silver hardcover with colour-illustrated dustjacket and matching slipcase. Format: 4to. (ca. 30×30 cm; ca. 1,8 kg). Artbook designed to introduce the new millennium with 160 full-colour paintings and poetry. Cat.A.

(Meera 2005) Re-Awakening of Art. A Radical New Look at How Creativity is Born / Meera Kasue Hashimoto (Ma Anand Meera). Foreword: Sw Anand Subhuti. Introduction: Meera Hashimoto. Cover Design: Hamido Frank Kardell. Cambridge, Perfect Publishers, 2005. 294 pages. Illustrations at UB. Cat.A.

(Meera 2018) Dancing into the Unknown. Osho Painting and Art Therapy / Meera Kasue Hashimoto (Ma Anand Meera). Cambridge, Perfect Publishers, 2017. 220 pages. PB. Cat.A.

(Mehta 1993) Modern Godmen in India. A Sociological Appraisal / Uday Mehta. Bombay, Popular Prakashan, 1993. 176 pages. Rajneesh: The Background, page 82-154. Cat.D.

(Mehta 1979) Karma Cola: Marketing the Mystic East / Gita Mehta. First Vintage International Edition. New York, Vintage Books, Random House, 1994. 193 pages. First edition 1979.

(Melton 1986) The Encyclopedic Handbook of Cults in America / J. Gordon Melton. New York, Garland Publ., 1986. 272 pages. Revised and updated edition 1992. (Garland Reference Library of Social Science, vol 213). Page 176-81: Rajneesh Foundation International. Cat.C. (O)

(Melton 1991) When Prophets Die: The Succession Crisis in New Religions / J. Gordan Melton. Introduction in: When Prophets Die: The Postcharismatic Fate of New Religious Movements / Timothy Miller (editor). Albany, State University of New York Press, 1991.

(Melton 2002) Religions of the World. A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices / J. Gordon Melton & Martin Baumann (editors). ABC-CLIO, 2002. 6 volumes. 2nd ecition 2010. In volume 3: Osho commune International / Marion S. Goldman. Including Sources. Cat.C.

(Menen 1974) The New Mystics and the True Indian Tradition / Aubrey Menen. London, Thames and Hudson, 1974. 239 pages. HB. Photographs by Graham Hall. Page 201ff.: Rajneesh. Also publ¬is¬hed as The Mysti¬cs. New York, The Dial Pr¬ess, 1974. Reprinted in Aveling 1999. Cat.C. (B)

(Menzies 2013) Ascending Sideways / Bruce Menzies (Sw Anand Murti). Australia, Write-Read-Yarn, 2013. Fiction.

(Meredith 1987) Bhagwan. The Most Godless Yet The Most Godly Man / George Alexander Stowell Wynne-Aubrey Meredith (Sw Devaraj/Sw Prem Amrito). Cologne, Rebel Publishing House, December 1987. 320 pages. Introduction by Tom Robbins. Cat.A. (P1)

(Meredith 1991) The Choice is Ours. The Key to the Future / George Alexander Stowell Wynne-Aubrey Meredith (Sw Devaraj/Sw Prem Amrito). Portland and Cologne, Rebel Publishing House, 1991. 118 pages. Cat.A.

(Metzler 1999) Osho Bewegung. In: Metzler Lexikon. 1999. Vol II. Cat.C.

(Milarepa 1993) The Osho Song Book / Sw Anand Milarepa & Sw Siddhamo (editors). Published by Osho International Foundation, Poona, 1993. 34 pages. Stapled. 24 songs with transcriptions. See also Anubhava 1980. Cat.A.

(Mildenberger 1979) Die religiöse Revolte. Jugend zwischen Flucht und Aufbruch / Michael Mildenberger. Frankfurt, 1979. Osho, p. 46, 177. Cat.C. (P1)

(Miller 1989) Former Soldier Seeks Employment / John Miller. London, MacMillan, 1989. 240 pages. Bhagwash, pp. 181-204. Cat.D. (O)

(Miller 2001) Germs. Biological Weapons and America’s Secret War / Judith Miller et al.. New York, Simon & Schuster, 2001. 382 pages. Chapter 1, pp. 15-33: The Attack (on Rajneeshees’ bioterrorism in Oregon). Cat.D. (O)

(Miller 2007) Antelope & Big Muddy Ranch: times with the Bhagwan and new Life with Young Life / Marlys Miller. Antelope, own publishing, 2007. Cat.D. (O)

(Milne 1986) Bhagwan. The God that Failed / Hugh Milne (Sw Shivamurti). Editor: Liz Hodgkinson. London, Caliban Books, 1986. 316 pages. Dramatis Personae. Glossary. Appendix. 2nd paperback edition with b&w photos: London, Sphere Books, 1987. 379 pages. USA, St. Martin’s Press, 1987. Cat.B. (B,P1,O)

(Mistlberger 2010) The Three Dangerous Magi: Osho, Gurdjieff, Crowley / P.T. Mistlberger (Sw Teertha). Winchester, O-Books, 2010. 713 pages. UB. Osho, pp. 67-94, 154-82, 269-302, 467-479, 575-603 a.o. Cat.A. (G,J,B,P1,O,P2)

(Mistlberger 2011) Rude Awakening. Perils, Pitfalls, and Hard Truths of the Spiritual Path / P.T. Mistlberger (Sw Teertha). Winchester, O-Books, 2011. 282 pages. UB. Mentioning of Osho, pp. 223,280. Cat.A.

(Mital 1991) World-Famous Modern Gurus and Guru-Cults / Nemisharan Mital. Delhi, Family Books, 1990. 144 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. Sri Rajneesh: The Prophet of Spiritual Regeneration, pp. 39-46. Cat.C. (J,B,P1,O)

(Mitchell 2010) Borderline Dream Time / Luke Mitchell (Sw Lokesh). USA, Spiderwise, 2010. Fiction.

(Mitchiner 1989) Three Contemporary Indian Mystics: Anandamayi, Krishnabai and Rajneesh / John E. Mitchiner. Rajneesh, pp. 156-161. In: The Yogi and the Mystic: Studies in Indian and Comparative Mysticism / Karel Werner (editor). London, Curzon Press, 1989. 192 pages. Cat.C. (P1)

(Moan 1987) Antelope, Oregon and the Need to Revise Liberal Democracies / Rolf Christen Moan. Senior thesis. Harvard College Social Studies Department, 1987. Cat.C. (O)

(Mullan 1983) Life as Laughter. Following Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Bob Mullan. London, Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1983. 204 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. UB. Appendices. Notes. Comprehensive Bibliography. Index. Cat.C. (P1,O)

(Mullan 1988) Medina: Community Life in an English Rajneesh Community / Robert Mullan. Page 241-269. In: Money and Power in the New Religions / James T. Richardson (editor). Lampeter, Edwin Mellen Press, 1988. 459 pages. (Studies in Religion and Society. Volume 22). Figure I: The Organization of Medina Rajneesh 31.01.1983. Notes. Cat A.

(Munjee 1986) The Rape of a Noble Ideology. U.S.A. In Perspective 1783-1985 / Aslam Munjee. California, First Amendment Publishers, 1986. 494 pages. Revised edition 1990.

(Murphy 1986) The Rajneesh Story. The Bhagwan’s Garden / Dell Murphy. West Linn (OR), Linwood Press, 1986. 179 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. UB. Cat.C. (O)

(Murray 1980) Seeking the Master. A Guide to the Ashrams of India / Muz Murray. Jersey, Neville Spearman, 1980. 416 pages. Shree Rajaneesh Ashram, page 233-41. Cat.C. (P1)

(Müller-Weiss 2004) “Bitte, schlag mein Ego tot!” Schilderung einer spirituelle Suche / Regula Müller-Weiss. Schiers, Naegeli, 2004. 139 pages. Cat.A.


(Nagaraj 2013) Osho: insights on sex / Anil Kumar Mysore Nagaraj. Indian Journal of Psychiatry, 2013, 55: Supplement, January, pp. 268-72. Cat.C.

(Nandan 1992) A Traditionless Tradition / Sw Anand Nandan (Nandan Bosma). Unpublished pamphlet, 1992. 24 pages. Translation from Dutch to English inspired by Sw Prabodh Sadhyo’s ‘A Disciple’s Manifesto’. UB. Cat.A.

(Nandan 2004) De Wetenschap van het hart. Verslag van het Osho Symposium gehouden op 13 december 2003 te Egmond aan Zee (The Science of the Heart) / Nandan Bosma (Sw Anand Nandan) (editor). Blaricum, Ganymedes Producies, 2004. 121 pages. UB. Cat.A.

(Nandan 2012) Hoe Osho in mijn leven kwam (How Osho Came into My Life) / Nandan Bosma (Sw Anand Nandan) (editor). Een uitgave in eigen beheer van de stichting Vrienden van Osho, 2012. 157 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. HB. 2nd enlarged edition 2015. 42 accounts (2015:68) by sannyasins. Foreword by Nandan. Index. Cat.A.

(Narendra n.y.) Suchness. Lotus Moment / Narendra Bodhisattva (Sw Anand Sagar). Bombay, Anand Sheela Publications, n.y. 32 pages. Stapled. Devotional poems. Cat.A.

(Naslednikov 1981) Le Chemin de l’Extase: Tantra: vers une Nouvelle Sexualité / Mitsou Naslednikov (Margot Anand). Paris, A. Michel, 1981. 238 pages. Cat.A. (P1)

(Nathawat 1995) A study of subjective well-being of OSHO’s devotees / Nathawat, S.S. & Khan, S. Indian Journal of Clinical Psychology. Vol 22, number 1, 1995, pp. 41-44. (P2)

(Neiman 1994) Afterlife. The Complete Guide to Life After Death / Carol Neiman (Ma Deva Sarito) and Emily Goldman. London, Penguin Books, 1994. 224 pages. Osho in chapter five: From Here to Eternity, pp. 184-215. Cat.A&C.

(Nelles 1985) Das rote Tuch. Bhagwan-Kommunen in Deutschland. Mit einem Exklusiv-Interview mit Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Wilfried Nelles (Sw Amano Wilfried). München, Wilhelm Heyne Verlag, 1985. 272 pages. PB. Notes. (Heyne Report. Nr. 10/3). Cat.A. (P1,O)

(Newman 1987) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. A new man for all seasons / Charles Harvey Newman (Sw Devageet Newman). Self and Society. European Journal of Humanistic Psychology, 1987 Sept/Oct, 15:5, pp. 221-227. Cat.A.

(Nielsen 1988) Nyreligiøse bevægelser (New Religious Movements) / Gunnar Martin Nielsen. Copenhagen, Gyldendal, 1988. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh & Michael Barnett, pp. 50-52. Cat.D. (P1,O)

(Niranjan 2012) I Leave You My Dream. Osho Memoirs / Sw Satya Niranjan (P.C. Bagmar). Sushma Bharti (editor). Foreword by Ma Deva Anando. Poona, Sakshi Publ., 19.01.2012. 258 pages. Illustrated with b&w and colour photos. UB. Cat.A. (J,B,P1,O,P2)

(Nordrhein-Westphalen 1983) Jugendreligionen. 2.S¬ach¬stan¬ds¬be¬richt der Lan-desregierung Nordrhein-Westfalen. Published by: Minister für Arbeit, Gesundheit und Soziales des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen. Düsseldorf, 1983. See also: Osho Times (Germany) 199¬1:3. Cat.D.

(Nukunu 2000) The True Rebellion. A Story of Awakening / Nukunu (Jørgen Larsen). Mørkøv (Denmark), Sacha Mandala Publishing, 2000. 223 pages. UB. English and Swedish. Cat.A.

(Nygaard 1988) Den nyreligiøse verden (The World of New Religions) / Jens Jørgen Nygaard. Copenhagen, Forum, 1988. Rajneesh, pp. 36-39. Cat.C. (P1,O,P2)


(Obst 1991) Neureligionen, Jugendreligionen, New Age / Helmut Obst. Berlin, Verlags-Anstalt Union, 1991. 440 pages. 2nd revised edition of Neureligionen, Jugendreligionen, destruktive Kulte. 1986. Page 178-211: Die Neo-Sannyas Bewegung (Rajneeshismus). Cat.C.

(OCI no year) Osho Now! / Osho Commune International, no year. (early 1990s). 18 pages. Album size. Illustrated with colourphotos. Pictoral leaflet on ashram activities. With folding map in quadruple size. Cat.A. (P2)

(OCI no year) Meditation Holiday / Osho Commune International. Poona, no year (early 1990s). 24 pages. Illustrated with colourphotos. Leaflet. Cat.A. (P2)

(OCI no year) Osho Multiversity. An Invitation / Osho Commune International. Cologne, The Rebel Publishing House, no year. 30 pages. Illustrated program with colour photos. Several annual editions. Cat.A.

(OCI 1991) Osho Meditation Center Handbook / Osho Commune International. Poona, 1991. 52 pages. Cat.A. (P2)

(OCI 1992) Osho Meditation Center Handbook / Osho Commune International. Poona, 1992. 120 pages. Spiralbound. Cat.A. (P2)

(OIF 1994) A Silent Explosion / Sadhana Foundation. Poona, Osho International Foundation, 1994. 54 pages. UB. Illustrated with colourphotos. Cat.A. (P2)

(OIF no year) Begin with the Body. A Meditator’s Guide to Bodywork. Quotes by Osho. Presented by the Osho International Academy of Healing Arts, no year. 40 pages. Hardcover. Cat.A. (P2)

(Oliver 1992) 1000 friends are watching / Gordon Oliver. Planning, November 1992, vol 58, pp. 9-13. Cat.C. (O)

(Oregonian 2000) Oregon Story 1850 – 2000. Published by The Oregonian. Oregon, Graphic Arts Books, 2000. 144 pages. HC. Cat.C. (O)

(Osho 1990) Glimpses of a Golden Childhood. The Rebellious Childhood of a Great Enlightened One / Osho. Second Edition. Revised and Expanded. Editors: Sw Devaraj. Sw Devageet. Ma Deva Ashu. Ma Anand Vani. Sw Krishna Prabhu. Introduction: Sw Deva Abhinandan. Typesetting: Ma Prem Arya. Design: Ma Krishna Gopa. Photography: Ma Prem Nirvano. Sw Premgeet. Sw Omkar Bharti. With special thanks to Sw Niklank Bharti. End paper paintings: Ma Anand Meera (Kasué Hashimoto). Back cover painting: Ma Deva Padma. Production: Ma Punyo. Sw Anand Surendra. Printing: Mondruck, Gütersloh, West Germany. Portland and Cologne, The Rebel Publishing House, 1990. 563 pages. Illustrated with 61 intimate b&w photos. HC. Appendix, pp. 483-550. First Edition: Rajneesh 1985. Translated into French: Une enfane en Or Osho. Cat.A. (G)

(Osho 1998) Books I Have Loved / Osho. Second Edition. Editors: Sw Devaraj. Sw Devageet. Sw Krishna Prabhu. Ma Satyam. Assistant Editor: Ma Deva Ashu. Introduction: Sw Devageet. Design: Sw Bhaven. Typesetting: Ma Bodhi Taruna. Sw Bhaven. Production: Ma Deva Harito. Photography: Osho Photo Services. Printing: Thomson Press (India). Pune, The Rebel Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., 1998. 258 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. HC. First Edition: Rajneesh 1985a. Later edition: 168 Books to Change Your Life. Essential Literature for the Awakened Life. Selected by a Beloved Spiritual Master. USA, Sounds True Inc., 2008. 352 pages. Cat.A.

(Osho 1999) Notes of a Madman / Osho. Second edition. Editors: Sw Devaraj. Sw Devageet. Assistant Editor: Ma Deva Ashu. Ma Prem Lolita. IOntroduction: Ma Prem Lolita. Design and Typesetting: Sw Bhaven. Ma Prem Shunyo. Cover: Sw Bhaven. Osho Sketches: Sw Deva Vishvasa. Endpages Art: Osho (signatures). production: Ma Deva Harito. Printing: Thomson Press (India) Ltd. Publisher: Pune, The Rebel Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., 1999. 144 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos, drawings and sketches of Osho. HC. First Edition: Rajneesh 1985b. Cat.A.

(Osho 1999a) Osho. An Autobiography Compilation. Osho Research Library, Poona, 1999. 835 pages. Album format. Spiral binding. Unpublished manuscript. Amended in ‘Osho’s Life’ at Cat.A.

(Osho Bibliography) Osho Bibliography. English Language Publications and Publications in Other Languages. Compiled with annotations, photos of front covers and ISBN by Sw Rudra et al.. Cat.A.

(Osho’s Life) Osho’s Life. An Anthology of Osho’s Life From His Own Books. Edited and compiled by Osho World. Located at Cat.A. (G,J,B,P1,O,WT,P2)

(Osmen 1991) Sacred Places. A Journey into the Holiest Lands / Sarah Ann Osmen. New York, St. Martin’s Press, 1990. 224 pages. HC. The Osho Ashram, pp. 18,51,190-195. Cat.C. (P2)

(Osnos 2014) Age of Ambition. Chasing Fortune, Truth and Faith in the New China / Evan Osnos. New York, Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, 2015.

(O’Sullivan 1983) Sharing the joke: The buil¬ding of Ra¬jne¬es¬h¬pu¬r¬am / Michael A. O’Sullivan. Un¬published ma¬nuscript of Mar¬ch 1983 inter¬view with Osho. (Carter 1987). (O)


(Pace 1987) Conversion time in religious movements.: the case of the Rajneeshees / Enzo Pace. Religione e Societa, January 1987, vol 2(3), pp. 96-114. Cat.C. (O)

(Palmer 1987) Women in new spiritual communes: Rajneesh lovers, Moon sisters, Krishna mothers. Paper presented to the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, Louisville. Published in: Palmer 1994. Cat.C.

(Palmer 1988) Charisma and abdication: a study of the leadership of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Susan J. Palmer. Sociological Analysis, Summer 1988, 49(2), pp. 119-35. Reprinted in Aveling 1999. Cat.C.

(Palmer 1992) Theraphy, carisma and social control in the Rajneesh movement / Susan J. Palmer & Frederick Bird. Sociological Analysis, 1992, 53(Spring), pp. 71-85. Reprinted in Aveling 1999. Cat.C.

(Palmer 1993) The Rajneesh Papers. Studies in New Religious Movements / Susan J. Palmer & Arvind Sharma. Delhi, Motilal Banarsidass, 1993. 199 pages. A single-day Symposium on the Rajneesh Movement, held on May 29, 1989, at the Faculty of Religious Studies of McGill University, Montreal. Bibliography. References. Glossary. Index. A Review of the Literature, pp. x1v-xviii. Cat.C. (P1,O,P2)

(Palmer 1994) Moon Sisters, Krishna Mothers, Rajneesh Lovers. Women’s Roles in New Religions / Susan Jean Palmer. New York, Syracuse University Press, 1994. 287 pages. Chapter 3: Lovers and Leaders in the Rajneesh Movement. Cat.C. (P1,O,P2)

(Palmer 1998) Rajneesh Movement / Susan J. Palmer. Page 402. In: Encyclopedia of Religion and Society / William H. Swatos. Walnut Creek, AltaMira Press, 1998. Cat.C.

(Palmer 1999) Children in New Religions / Susan J. Palmer & Charlotte E. Hardman. New Brunswick, Rutgers University Press, 1999. 254 pages. Chapter 5, pp. 88-105: Osho Ko Hsuan School. Educating the “New Child”. Cat.C.

(Panjiar 2004) India. The Definitive Images. 1858 to the Present / Prashant Panjiar (photo editor). Introduction by Khushwant Singh. Delhi, Penguin Viking, 2004, 168 pages. Darshan colour photo with text, pp. 124-25. Cat C. (P1)

(Pantho 1983) Ich will nicht mehr von dir, als du mir ge¬ben magst. Mo¬nate in Poo¬na und Ore¬gon / Ma Prem Pantho (Karin Petersen). Reinbek bei Hamburg, Rowohlt, 1983. (Ro¬roro neue Frau). Cat.A. (P1,O)

(Pape 2013) Vom Mut, den eigenen Weg zu finden: Licht- und Schattenselten einer spirituellen Bewegung / Kirsten Pape. Germany, J. Kamphausen, 2013. Experiences of six sannyasins covering the period from the seventies to the present. Cat.A.

(Paritosh 1991) Alleinsein lernen / Ma Prem Paritosh (Hannelore Kroffpfeiffer, ex-chief editor of Brigitte magazine). München, Knaur Ratgeber, 1991. 188 pages. Meditation and Osho in chapter 9, pp. 97-106. Cat.A.

(Patipada 1997) Forever Is Not Long Enough / Ma Prem Patipada. Design: Prem Patipada & Michael Karuno. Sedona, Mosquito Design, January 1997. 224 pages. PB. 2000 copies. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Paulson 2016) The Routinization of Rajneeshpuram. Charisma and Authority in the Rajneesh Movement, 1981-1985 / Dashiell Edward Paulson. Dissertation or thesis. University of Oregon, 2016. Online access. Cat.C. (O)

(Perizonius 2008) Der Traum meiner Mutter / Maroesja Perizonius (Ma Prem Chandra). Germany, Bastei Lüppe, 2008. Childhood in an Osho commune. Cat.A.

(Perls 1969) Gestalt Therapy Verbatim / Frederick E. Perls. Lafayette (CA), Real People Press, 1969.

(Petersen 1982) Those Curious New Cults in the 80’es / William J. Petersen. New Canaan, Keats Publishing, 1982. 307 pages. Rajneesh, pp. 291-295. Cat.D. (P1,O)

(Petzold 1986) Indische Psychologie. Eine Einführung in traditionelle Ansätze und moderne Forschung / Matthias Petzold. München, Psychologie Verlags Union, 1986. Page 32-52: Die Bhagwan-Bewegung als ein Beispiel eines Integrationsversuchs. Cat.C.

(Pieper 1986) Chanting Songs from the New Age / Michael Pieper (Compiler and Editor). VIO, 1986. 60 pages. Stapled. Osho Songs. Cat.A.

(Pintarich 2008) Great and Minor Moments in Oregon History / Dick Pintarich. USA, New Oregon Publishers, 2008. 272 pages. (O)

(Pletzen 2008) The Bush is Burning / Mira van Pletzen (Ma Deva Alka). Alkavada, S.A., 2008. 421 pages. Novel.

(Prartho 1998) Everyday Miracles. An A to Z Guide to the Simple Wonders of Life / Prartho. New York, Kensington Books, 1998. 163 pages. Cat.A.

(Prasad 1975) Lifting the Veil. Kundalini Yoga. A Compendium of Rajneesh’s Essential Teachings / Ram Chandra Prasad. On front cover: Sw Ananda Vitaraga. Delhi, Motilal Banarsidass, 1975. Reprint. XX + 90 pages. UB. Introduction by Ram Chandra Prasad. First edition 1971. Cat.A. (J,B)

(Prasad 1978) Rajneesh. The Mystic of Feeling. A Study in Rajneesh’s Religion of Experience / Ram Chandra Prasad (Sw Ananda Vitaraga). 2nd revised edition. Delhi, Motilal Banarsidass, 1978. 239 pages. HB. With Index. First Hindi edition: Samanwaya, Vishleshan aur Samsiddhi (Acharya Rajneesh: Overview, Analysis and Synthesis). Delhi, 1969. HB. First English edition: Delhi, 1970. 229 pages. HB. Rs. 20.00. Cat.A. (J)

(Prasad 2000) The Karma of Brown Folk / Sw Prasad (Vijay Bharti). University of Minnesota Press, 2000. Cat.A.

(Pravesh 1983) Over Sannyasins / Anurag Pravesh (Sw Anurag Pravesh). Netherlands, own publishing, 1983. (Price 1985) Rajneeshpuram and the American Utopian Tradition / Marie Daly Price. New York, Department of Geography, Syracuse University, 1985. 63 pages. Ill. (Syracuse University. Department of Geography. Discussion Paper Series, Number 87, April 1985). Cat.C. (O)

(Priskil 1987) Jesus – Bhagwan: Ein Vergleich. Bhagwan, oder, Das Dilemma einer menschenfreundlichen Religion / Peter Priskil & Fritz Erik Hoevels. In: Series: Ahriman-Flugschrift, Vol III. Freiburg, Ahriman-Verlag, 1987. 94 pages. Also audio and video. Cat.C.

(Priskil 1990) Bhagwan – Ein Nachruf / Peter Priskil. Ketzerbriefe 19, 1990, pp. 3-15. Herausgegeben vom Antiklerikalen Arbeitskreis der Bunten Liste Freiburg, Ahriman-Verlag, 1990. Cat.C. (O,P2)

(Provasoli 2009) Please Don’t Tell My Guru. A Novel / Rico Provasoli. San Rafael (CA), Humble Press, 2009. 305 pages. UB. Fiction from the Ranch.

(Punya 2015) On the Edge. Living with an Enlightened Master / Yoga Punya (Punya Kaufeler). Editor: Ma Prema Veena. Introduction: Ma Prema Veena. San Bernardino (CA), Create Space, 2015. 425 pages. Website with b&w and colour photos: Indian edition in English, New Delhi, Divyansh Publications, July 2018. UB. Cat A. (P1,O,P2)

(Purnima 1998) Im Garten des Meisters / Ma Dhyan Purnima & Sw Deva Raj. Germany, Riwei, 1998. Cat.A.

(Purnima 2008) Beloved Osho: Ein Liebesbrief / Ma Dhyan Purnima & Sw Deva Raj. Germany, Books on Demand, 2008. Cat.A.

(Purushottam 1981) Orange-rote Erfahrungen im Ashram von Poona / Sw Anand Purushottam (Heiko Hinrichs). Offsetprint, Feege, Schaftrift 22, 4470 Meppen/Ems. Cat.A. (P1)

(Puttick 1993) Devotees and Matriarchs: Women Sannyasins in the Rajneesh Movement / Elizabeth Puttick. Page 63-76. In: Women as Teachers and Disciples in Traditional and New Religions. E. Puttick & P.B. Clarke (editors). Lewiston Queenston Lampeter, Edwin Mellen, 1993. Cat.C.

(Puttick 1994) Gender, Discipleship and Charismatic Authority in the Rajneesh Movement / Elizabeth Puttick. King’s College London, University of London, 1994. Unpublished PhD Thesis. Cat.C.

(Puttick 1995) Sexuality, gender and the abuse of power in the master-disciple relationship: the Case of the Rajneesh movement / Elizabeth Puttick. Journal of Contemporary Religion, 1995, 10(1), pp. 29-40. Cat.C.

(Puttick 1997) Women in New Religions. In Search of Community, Sexuality and Spiritual Power / Elizabeth Puttick. New York, St. Martin’s Press, 1997. 275 pages. Also: London, Palgrave MacMillan, 1997. Cat.C.

(Puttick 2003) Women in New Religious Movements / Elizabeth Puttick. Page 230-244. In: Cults and New Religious Movements / Lorne L. Dawson (editor). New York, London, Blackwell Publishing, 2003. 297 pages. Cat.C.

(Pyramid no year) Gurus of India / The Pyramid Spiritual Trust. India, Bengaluru, no year. Osho, pp. 5-11. Reference in Nagaraj 2013. Cat.C.


(Quick 1995) A Place Called Antelope. The Rajneesh Story / Donna Quick. Ryderwood, August Press, January 1995. 151 pages. Illustrated. HB. Cat.D. (O)


(Rabben 1981) Begegnung mit Niemand. Die Geschichte eines Weges nach Poona / Mascha Rabben (Ma Hari Chetana). Production: Sw Om Prakash. Berlin, Ki-Buch Verlag, October 1981. 275 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. UB. Litteratur. Cat.A. (P1)

(Rahasya 2003) Avalanches & Awakenings. Free Your Pain Into Love / Rahasya Fritjof Kraft (Sw Jivan Rahasya). Rabia Lundberg (editor). Introduction: Miten. Mullumbimby, Inner and Outer Adventures Publishing, 2003. 348 pages. UB. Cat.A. (P1,O,WT,P2)

(Rajesh no year) The Day We Got Guns. Memoirs of an Osho Disciple / Sw Prem Rajesh (‘White Boy’). No year. Unpublished manuscript. 242 pages. Available for download in PDF at: Cat.A. (O)

(Rajneesh 1980) A Cup of Tea. Intimate Letters to Disciples and Friends. 150 letters translated from Hindi and published as Prem Ke Phool: Flowers of Love and 200 letters to Westerners. Letters are from 1962 to 1971. Editions: Rajneesh Foundation, 1980. 415 pages. HB; Rajneesh Foundation, 1983. 240 pages. PB. Rebel Publishing House, Poona, 1996. 293 pages. HB. Diamond Publication, New Delhi, 1997. 288 pages. See also: Volume One / Bibliography / Compilations. Cat.A. (J,B)

(Rajneesh 1985) Glimpses of a Golden Childhood / Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. First Edition. Editors: Sw Devaraj & Sw Devageet. Assistant Editor: Ma Deva Ashu. Introduction: Sw Devageet. Photography: Ma Yoga Vivek. Design: Sw Anand Subhadra. Direction: Ma Yoga Pratima. Publisher: Ma Anand Sheela. Rajneeshpuram, Rajneesh Foundation International, September 1985. 777 pages. Illustrated with b/w photos. PB. 10,000 copies. Second Edition: Osho 1990. Cat.A. (G)

(Rajneesh 1985a) Books I Have Loved / Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. First Edition. Editors: Sw Devaraj. Sw Devageet. Assistant Editor: Ma Deva Ashu. Introduction: Sw Anand Madyapa. Design: Ma Deva Sandipa. Direction: Ma Yoga Pratima. Publisher: Ma Anand Sheela. Rajneeshpuram, Rajneesh Foundation International, July 1985. 281 pages. PB. 10,000 copies. Second Edition: Osho 1998. Cat.A.

(Rajneesh 1985b) Notes of a Madman / Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. First Edition. Editors: Sw Devaraj. Sw Devageet. Assistant Editor: Ma Deva Ashu. Introduction: Sw Anand Madyapa. Photography: Sw Krishna Bharti. Design: Ma Prem Pujan. Direction: Ma Yoga Pratima. Publisher: Ma Anand Sheela. Publisher: Rajneeshpuram, Rajneesh Foundation International, September 1985. 129 pages. Illustrated with colour photos from nature. PB. 10,000 copies. Second Edition: Osho 1999. Cat.A.

(Rajnish 2008) Tears of the Mystic Rose / Sw Rajnish (Sw Akam Bharti). 2008. See also: Sources. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Ramateertha n.y.) Therapie und Selbsterfahrung / Sw Ramateertha. Cologne, n.y. Unpublished manuscript. Cat.A.

(Ramacharaka 1988) Philosophies and Religions of India / Yogi Ramacharaka. India, Yoga Publication Society, 1988.

(Raznovich 2006) Lo rifarei! / Camila Raznovich (Ma Anand Kamla). Italy, B.C. Dalai Editore, 2006. Cat.A.

(RCC 1982) City of Rajneeshpuram: Comprehensive Plan. Volume I: Research and Analysis. 329 pages. Illustrated. Volume II: Land Use Plan. 165 pages. Illustrated. Volume III: Development Code. 116 pages. Illustrated / Published by Rajneeshpuram City Council, Rajneeshpuram, Oregon, 1982. Volume I-III. UB . Cat.A. (O)

(Rebel 1989) Shree Rajneesh: A Man of Many Climates Seasons and Rainbows. Through the Eye of the Camera / Rebel. Printing: Mohndruck, Gütersloh. Typesetting: Ma Prem Arya. Ma Premo. Design: Sw Deva Anugito. Photography: Sw Divyananda. Sw Krishna Bharti et al.. Production: Sw Prem Visarjan et al.. Publisher: The Rebel Publishing House, Cologne, 1989. 112 pages all with coloured fullpage photos of Osho. Size: 31×26,5 cm. HC. Cat.A. (P2)

(Reich 1973) The Function of the Orgasm. Sex-Economic Problems of Biological Energy / Wilhelm Reich. New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1973.

(Reimer 1984) “Jugendreligionen” in der 80er Jahren. Eine Bestandsaufnahme / Hans-Diether Reimer & Reinhart Hummel. Stuttgart, Materialdienst der Evangelische Zentralstelle für Weltanschauungsfragen 4/1984. Cat.D.

(RF 1975) Love is God. Published by Rajneesh Foundation, Poona, 1975. 4 pages. 230×228 mm. Handmade paper. Illustrated with drawings, signature, logo and ‘auditorium’. Cat.A. (P1)

(RF 1976) Rajneesh Foundation. Published by Rajneesh Foundation, Poona, 1976. 20 pages. Stapled. Booklet on Shree Rajneeesh Ashram. Cat.A. (P1)

(RF 1978) My People: A Community to Provoke God. Rajneesh Foundation, Poona, 1978. 68 pages. Illustrated with 12 b&w photos of Osho. Biography with quotes and factual descriptions of meditations and groups. UB. Cat.A. (P1)

(RF 1978a) The Books of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. An Introduction to the Work of the controversial spiritual Master (Die Bücher von Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. Eine Einführung in die Arbeit dieses umstrittenen spirituellen Meisters) / Rajneesh Foundation. Poona, 1978. Made for Book Fair in Frankfurt 1978. Cat.A. (P1)

(RF 1978b) The Role of Therapy Groups in the Great Experiment of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (Die Rolle der Therapiegruppen in dem grossen Experiment um Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh) / Sw Anand Rajen. Rajneesh Foundation, Poona, 1978. 8 pages. For press conference in Bombay 1978. Cat.A. (P1)

(RF 1979) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. A Space Where God Can Descend. Published by Rajneesh Foundation, Poona, 1979. 36 pages. Illustrated. Booklet in landscape format on Shree Rajneesh Ashram printed on thick paper. UB. Cat.A. (P1)

(RF 1980) Shree Rajneesh Ashram. Published by Rajneesh Foundation, Poona, 1980. 8 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. Printed by Kirloskar Press, Poona. Booklet on Shree Rajneesh Ashram, Poona One. Cat.A. (P1)

(RF 1980a) Rajneesh International Meditation University (RIMU). Catalog of Programs. Rajneesh Foundation, 1980. 55 pages. Album format. Several editions. Cat.A. (P1,P2)

(RF 1980b) Sannyas – Come On, Such a Little Jump. Published by Rajneesh Foundation, ca. 1980. 2 pages folded in three. Cartoon by Sw Anand Yatri. Cat.A. (P1)

(RF 1984) The Book. An Introduction to the Teachings of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Edited by Sw Krishna Prem. Introductions by Dhyan John (John Wally), Mary Catherine and Deva Sarito. Rajneeshpuram, Rajneeesh Foundation, 1984. Vols I-III. Vol I A-H, vol II I-Q, vol III R-Z. PB. 1746 pages with excerpts from discourses on various subjects. Cat.A.

(RFI 1982) First Annual World Celebration. Music Group Songs. Rajneeshpuram, Rajneesh Foundation International, 1982. Cat.A. (O)

(RFI 1983) Rajneeshism. An Introduction to Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and His Religion / Edited by: Academy of Rajneeshism. Design: Ma Anand Zeno. Ma Prem Tushita. Direction: Ma Yoga Pratima. Publisher: Ma Anand Sheela. Rajneehpuram, Rajneesh Foundation International, November 1983. Revised Second Edition. 77 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. PB. First Edition July 1983. 72 pages. 10,000 copies. $3.00. German edition: Rajneeshismus. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh und seine Religion. Eine Einführung. Köln, 1983. Cat.A. (O)

(RFI 1983a) Rajneeshpuram: The Rainbow. Rajneesh Foundation International, Antelope, Oregon, 1983. 32 pages. Album size. Booklet. Stapled. Cat.A. (O)

(RNSIC 1982) Rajneeshpuram. A Blueprint for Man’s Future. Rajneesh Neo-Sannyas International Commune, Antelope, Oregon, 1982. 30 pages. Cat.A. (O)

(RNSIC 1982a) Rajneeshpuram: An Oasis. Rajneesh Neo-Sannyas International Commune, Antelope, Oregon, 1982.¬ 30 pages. Stapled. Cat.A. (O)

(RNSIC 1982b) Rajneeshpuram: The First Annual World Celebration. July 3 to 7. Rajneesh Neo-Sannyas International Commune, Antelope, Oregon, 1982. 29 pages. Cat.A. (O)

(RNSIC 1985) Rajneeshpuram: The Fourth Annual World Celebration. June 1 to July 15. Rajneesh Neo-Sannyas International Commune, Antelope, Oregon, 1982. 29 pages. Cat.A. (O)

(RT 1984) The Rajneesh Times Astrology Colouring Book / Published by The Rajneesh Times, Inc., Rajneeshpuram, 1984. 28 pages. Illustrated with drawings to be coloured. UB. Cat.A. (O)

(Ratzinger 1989) Letter to the Bishops of the Catholic Church on some aspects of Christian Meditation / Joseph Ratzinger. Located May 2016.

(Rawlings 1985) Christmas in Rajneeshpuram / Stuart Rawlings. USA, own publishing, 1985. Cat.A. (O)

(Rawlinson 1997) The Book of Enlightened Masters. Western Teachers in Eastern Traditions / Andrew Rawlinson. Chicago, Open Court, 1997. 650 pages. Page 175-178: Michael Barnett (Sw Anand Somendra). Cat.A.

(Redewill 2018) A Wild Ride to Self Love With Osho / Yamini Redewill. Kindle Edition, 2018. 79 pages. Part of: Uber – A Wild Ride to Self Love With Osho. Forthcoming 2019 by She Writes Press. Cat.A (P1,O,P2)

(Reller 1985) Handbuch Religiöse Gemeinschaften / Horst Reller, M. Kiessig & H. Tschoerner. Gütersloh, Verlagshaus Gerd Mohn, 1993. 4.Auflage. Page 688-708: Die “Bhagwan”-Rajneesh-Bewegung / Rajneesh Foundation International / Osho-Commune. 1991. Text also in 3rd edition 1985. Cat.C.

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(Richardson 1988) Money and Power in the New Reli¬gions / James T. Richardson (editor). New York, Ed¬win Mel¬len, 1988. 439 pages. (Studies in Religion and Society. Volume 22). Cat.C. (O)

(Richardson 2004) State and Federal Coorperation in Regulating New Religions: Oregon Versus the Bhagwan Rajneesh / James T. Richardson. Page 477-89. In: Regulating Religion: Case Studies from Around the Globe / James T. Richardson (editor). New York, Kluwer Academic, 2004. Cat.C. (O)

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(Riedel 1980) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. Modell einer psycho-religiösen Bewegung / Ingrid Riedel & M. Mildenberger. Stuttgart, Evangelische Zentralstelle für Weltanschauungsfragen, 1980. (Information Nr. 78, III 1980). Cat.D. (P1)

(Rimmer 1988) Rajneesh. The Enlightened Humanist / Robert H. Rimmer. Unpublished manuscript submitted to Free Inquiry in response to Clarke 1988. 10 pages. Cat.C.

(Rimmer 1989) Contemporary Authors, Autobiography Series. Gale Research Co,, Detroit, 1984-1999. Vol 1-30. Autobiographical entry on Osho by Robert H. Rimmer in vol X, p. 305. Cat.C.

(Rishi 1997) Patanjalyogadarshan Ek Abhyas (Patanjalyogadarshan: A Study / Sw Anand Rishi. India, 1997. In Marathi on Patanjali. Cat.A.

(Robbins 1988) Cults, Converts and Charisma. The Sociology of New Reli¬g¬ious Mo-ve¬men¬ts / Thomas Robbins. London, Sa¬ge Publications, 1988. 252 pages. Several mentionings of Shree Rajneesh and Bhagwan Movement. Cat.C.

(Robbins 1988a) Pro¬fits for pro¬ph¬ets: legi¬ti¬mate and ille¬giti¬mate eco¬no¬mic prac¬tices in new reli¬g¬ious mo¬ve¬me¬nts / Thomas Robbins. Page 69-116. In: Money and Power in the New Reli¬gions / James T. Richardson (editor). New York, Ed¬win Mel¬len, 1988. 439 pages. (Studies in Religion and Society. Volume 22). Cat.C. (O)

(Robbins 1997) Millennium, Messiahs, and Mayhem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements / Thomas Robbins & Susan J. Palmer (editors). New York & London, Routledge, 1997. 334 pages. HC. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, pp. 163-4,168. Cat.C.

(Roberts 2002) Empire of the Soul. Journeys in India / Paul William Roberts. Chitester, Summersdale, 2002. 446 pages. ‘We Should Share Our Sex Energies’- Poona 1976, pp. 134-178. Cat.D. (P1)

(Rock 1983) Jealousy and the abyss / William Pennel Rock (Sw Anand Veereshwar). Journal of Humanistic Psychology, Spring 1983. Vol 23, No. 2, pp. 70-84. Reprinted in Aveling 1999. Cat.A.

(Rockland 1989) A Bliss Case: a Novel / Michael Rockland. Minneapolis, Coffee House Press, 176 pages. Fiction.

(Rodgers 1985) Encounter Groups / Carl R. Rodgers. London, Penguin Books, 1985. 174 pages.

(Rosamund 2017) The Road East to India. Diary of a Journey of a Lifetime / Devika A. Rosamund. Leicestershire, Matador, 2017. 190 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. UB. Cat.A. (P1)

(Rosciano 2013) My Life with Osho. Seven Doors to Self-Realisation / Azima V. Rosciano. New Delhi, Diamond Books, 2013. 385 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. Rs. 350. Translated by Anurag David and Anand Subhuti from: La Mia Vita Con Osho. Edizioni Xenia, Milano, 2011. Cat.A. (P1,O,WT,P2)

(Rose 2012) Reflections. An Interview with Osho’s Biographer Sw Satya Vedant / Osho Rose (Ma Prem Geet). USA, 2012. Free e-book. Cat.A.

(Rose 2012a) Seven Songs of Ecstasy / Osho Rose (Ma Prem Geet). USA, 2012. Poetry to Enlightened Master Osho. Cat.A.

(Ross 1989) Words From the Masters: A Guide to the God Within / William Ashoka Ross (Sw Deva Ashoka). ??, 1989. 324 pages. Cat.A.

(Ross 1990) Sannyasins. Untold Stories of the Human Spirit / William Ashoka Ross (Sw Deva Ashoka). Kirkland (WA), Playful Wisdom Press, 1990. Cat.A.

(Ross 1991) Gatherers of Light. The People Who Loved Rajneesh / William Ashoka Ross (Sw Deva Ashoka) (editor). Kirkland (WA), Playful Wisdom Press, 1991. 266 pages. Spiralbound. Interviews. Cat.A.

(Rothstein 1991) Gud er blå. De nye religiøse bevægelser (God is Blue. New Religious Movements) / Mikael Rothstein. Copenhagen, Gyldendal, 1991. Osho discussed on several pages. Cat.C. (P1,P2)

(Runkhe 1998) Zen Koans / Amiyo Runkhe. Dublin, Newleaf, 1998. 182 pages. UB. Includes lineage of zen masters and biographical notes.

(Rushdie 1991) Imaginary Homelands. Essays and Criticism 1981-1991 / Salman Rushdie. London, Granta Books, 1991. 439 pages.

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(Sadleir 2010) Looking for God. A Seeker’s Guide to Religious and Spiritual Groups in the World / Steven S. Sadleir. New York, Penguin Putnam, 2013. 426 pages. Previously published as The Spiritual Seeker’s Guide. Osho Rajneesh, pp. 375-377. Cat.C.

(Sagar 2016) Blessed Moments with the Master. My Life with Osho (alt.t. Blessed Moments With Osho) / Sw Chaitanya Sagar (Laheru / Laherchand B. Shah). Foreword by Ma Prem Anando. Bombay, Reprint, 2016. 245 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. HC. Manuscript see (Laheru 2012). Cat.A (B,P1,O,WT,P2)

(Sam 1997) Life of Osho / Sam (Sw Paritosh). London, Sannyas Press, 1997. 262 pages. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Sandberg 2017) Ashram, ashram. A Novel / Devaraj Nick Sandberg. Amazon Media, 2017. 335 pages. Paperback and Kindle Edition. Fiction.

(Sanders 1985) Religious community as a city: the Oregon constitutional puzzle of state of Oregon v. City of Rajneeshpuram / Jamie M. W. Sanders. Willamette Law Review, 21 (1985): 707-65, pp. 710,712-24. Cat.C. (O)

(Sanatana 1978) Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh en zjin bijdrage tot de westerse psychologie en psychotherapie (Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and his contribution to western psychology and psychotherapy) / Sw Prem Santana (Jos Smets). Doktoraalskriptie vakgroep Klinische Psychologie, Nijmegen, 1978. 157 pages. Glued-bound. Undergraduate thesis of the department of Clinical Psychology, Nijmegen. Cat.C. (P1)

(Sanderson 2004) The Upstart Spring. Esalen and the Human Potential Movement. The First Twenty Years / Walter Truett Sanderson. USA, iUniverse, 2004. 351 pages.

(Sarita 2001) Tantric Love. A Journey into Sexual and Spiritual Ecstasy / Ma Ananda Sarita & Sw Anand Geho. London, Gaia Books, 2001. Cat.A.

(Sarita 2011) Tantra: Divine Sexuality / Mahasatvaa Ma Ananda Sarita. PhD dissertation. Scotland UK, Forres, Findhorn Press, 2011. Cat.A.

(Sarito 1990) Osho Multiversity / Ma Deva Sarito (Chief Editor). Editors and Writers: Ma Prem Prasado. Ma Sagarpriya. Ma Deva Sarito. Production Manager: Ma Prem Kendra. Art Direction and Design: Sw Aldo. Grapjic Production and Typesetting: Ma Anand Disha. Sw Prem Santosh. Photo Design: Sw Samarpan Avikal. Printing Production: Sw Prem Prabhu. Ma Dhyan Amiyo. Cologne, Rebel Publishing House, 1990. 150 pages. UB. Illustrated with colour and b&w photos. Handbook for Multiversity. Biographies of therapists. Cat.A. (P2)

(Sarito 1992) Impressions… / Ma Deva Sarito (Compiler). Concept and Design: Ma Dhyan Amiyo. Typesetting: Ma Anand Disha. Photography: Sw Prem Ketan et al.. Renderings by Sw Prem Siddhena. Sw Anand Vimal. Production: Sw Prem Prabhu. Published by Osho Commune International. Poona, Rebel Publishing House, 1992. 80 pages. Illustrated with colour photos. HC. Album format. Cat.A. (P2)

(Sarito 2000) Autobiography of a Spiritually Incorrect Mystic / Editor: Ma Deva Sarito (Carol Neiman). New York, St. Martin’s Press, May 2000. 302 pages. Illustrated with a 16-page b&w photo insert. HB. References. Index. An official biography compiled from Osho’s own talks. Translated into German, Spanish, French and Italian. Ebook, August 2000. Paperback, June 2001. Cat.A. (G,J,B,P1,O,WT,P2)

(Sarjano 1979) L’Incanto D’Arancio. Il Viaggio a Poona e la Conversiona di un Militante Crisi (The Orange Enchantment. The Journey to Poona and the Transformation of a Militant in Crisis) / Sw Swatantra Sarjano (Carlo Silvestro). Rome, Savelli, 1979. 175 pages. Paperback. (Il pane e le rose, 26). Cat.A. (P1)

(Sarjano 2016) When a Real Lion Meets a Real Master / Sw Swatantra Sarjano (Carlo Silvestro). New Delhi, Nyogi Books in collaboration with Osho World Foundation, 2016. 362 pages. Illustrated with colour photos. UB. Cat.A. (P1,O,WT,P2)

(Satish 2002) Delicate Frequencies. The Life of a Sannyasin / A. Satish / T.W. Edelberg. San Jose, Writers Club Press, 2002. 276 pages. UB. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Satiyamo 2011) Teug naar huis (Back home) / Sw Satiyamo (Uyldert). Threshers, Primavera Publications, 2011. 214 pages. HB. Diary notes 1979-80. Cat.A. (P1)

(Satyamo 1980) Meditatie volgens Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh’s Meditations) / Sw Satyamo. Netherlands, own publishing, 1980.

(Satyam 2014) Osho Rajneesh. A Review / Mantu Kumar Satyam. India, CreateSpace, 2014. 24 pages. PB. Cat.D.

(Satyananda 1984) Ganz entspannt im Hier und Jetzt. Tagebuch über mein Leben mit Bhagwan in Poona (Totally Relaxed in the Here and Now. Diary from my Life with Bhagwan in Poona) / Sw Satyananda (Jörg Andrees Elten). First edition 1979. Reinbek bei Hamburg, Rowolt, 1984. 382 pages. (ro ro ro 5040). English Edition: ‘The Cosmic Madhouse’ (2018). Cat.A. (P1)

(Satyananda 1981) Im Grunde ist alles ganz einfach. Gespräche mit sieben Bhagwan-Jüngern über ihre Beziehungen zum Meister und zur Kommune, über Liebe und Sex, über Politik und Drogen, über Wiedergeburt und Erleuchtung, über Freunde und Eltern. (Basically Everything is Easy. Conversations with Seven Young Followers of Bhagwan) / Sw Satyananda (Jörg Andrees Elten). Frankfurt/Berlin/Wien, Ullstein, 1981. Cat.A. (P1)

(Satyananda 2013) Sprung in die Freiheit. Raus aus der Komfortzone. Essays und Reportagen 1999 bis 2013 /Sw Satyananda (Jörg Andrees Elten). Verlag Satyananda, 2013. 370 pages. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Satyarthi 1982) Sjælens oprør. Et signalement af Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh og hans arbejde (Rebellion of the Soul. A Presentation of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and his Work) / Sw Deva Satyarthi. Cover and photo editing: Sw Govind Vedant. Copenhagen, Borgens Forlag, 1982. 151 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. Cat.A. (P1)

(Satyarthi 1999) Osho. Man of the New Millennium / Sw Satish Satyarthi. New Delhi, Published for Tao Publishing by Heritage, 1999. 257 pages. Illustrated calender with text and colour photos. Cat.A.

(Savage 1983) Miles from Nowhere. A Round-the-World Bicycle Adventure / Barbara Savage. Seattle, Mountaineers’ Books, 1983. 340 pages. Cat.D. (P1)

(Savita 2003) The Joy of Tantra: Ecstatic Sex / Ma Ananda Savita. A Fireside Book, Simon & Schuster, New York, London, Toronto, Sydney, Singapore, 2003. Cat.A.

(Savita 2014) Encounters with an Inexplicable Man. Stories of Osho as Told by his People / Savita Brandt (Ma Ananda Savita), Compiler and Editor. Pune, Dancing Buddhas Publishing, 2014. 279 pages. UB. Biographies. Endnotes. Glossary. References. Cat.A. (J,B,P1,O,WT,P2)

(Savla 1988) Rajneesh Meemansa / Professor Mavji K. Savla. Published by the Applied Philosophy Study Center, Gandhidham, Gujarat. Written in Gujarati. Reviewed in Rajneesh Times International, 1989:10. Cat.C.

(Schoorel 2013) De Onzichtbare Acteur BOOK I (The invisible actor’s book) / Pari Alexander Schoorel (Sw Paripum). Netherlands, own publishing, 2013. Volume II 2014. Describes Osho’s part in his life as an actor. Cat.A.

(Schoorel 2015) Australian Rhapsody / Pari Alexander Schoorel (Sw Paripurn). Netherlands, Brave New Books, 2015. Fiction.

(Schwartz 2001) Rajneeshpuram and Antelope, 1981-1985: communities and the state in the Reagan era / Zachary Schwartz. Unpublished thesis (B.A). Oregon, Reed College, 2001. Cat.C. (O)

(Sereno 2018) Indian Robe Trick / Prartho Sereno. Blue Light Press, 2018. 80 pages. Poems.

(Sett 1970) Thy Will be done / Rati Sett. A collection of poems donated to Jeevan Jagruti Kendra probably in 1970. 25 pages. 1000 copies. Rs. 2.00. With an introductory poem by Acharya Rajneesh: Living is love. Cat.A. (B)

(Sevanti 1986) Das Buddhafeld-Adressbuch / Ma Gyan Sevanti (Sevanti Weber). Bern, own publishing, 1986. 144 pages. Vignettes by Ma Deva Murli. UB. Cat.A.

(Shafer 1987) Utopia Gone Awry. Social Dynamics in the Demise of Rajneeshpuram / Walt Schafer. California State University, Chico, 1987. Cat.C. (O)

(Shah 2013) Osho and postmodern sensibility / Maroof Shah. International Journal of Humanities and Religion, June 2013, 2(3), pp. 55-73. Cat.C.

(Shah 2015) Silence is the answer: Osho as a postmodern mystical thinker / Muhammad Maroof Shah. ThirdFront, Journal of Humanities and Social Science, March 2015, vol II, no.I, pp. 1-20. Cat.C.

(Shantam 2009) Awakening / Sw Anurag Shantam. Hulls Cove (ME), Rebel Satori Press, 2009. 162 pages. PB. Cat.A.

(Sharma 1993) Rajneesh and the guru tradition in India / Arvind Sharma. In: The Rajneesh Papers. Studies in a New Religious Movement / Susan J. Palmer & Arvind Sharma (editors). Delhi, Motilal Banarsidass, 1993. 188 pages. HB. Cat.A. (P1,P2)

(Sharma 2008) Dimensions of education propounded by Osho / Dr. Richa Sharma. Asian Journal of Research in Social Sciences and Humanities, 2008, vol. VIII, issue 4, pp. 1-6. Cat.C.

(Shay 1983) Politics, Planning and the Public Interest: The Case of The 1000 Friends of Oregon / Dr. Cari Shay. Privately printed in Salem, Oregon, 1983. Cat.A. (O)

(Shay 1985) Rajneeshpuram and The Abuse of Power / Theodore L. Shay (Ph.D). West Linn, Scout Creek Press, March 1985. 57 pages. UB. Cat.C. (O)

(Shay 1990) Chronology of Events Relating to Rajneeshpuram, Oregon 1981-1985 / Roshani Cari Shay. Western Oregon State College, 1983-1990. 553 pages. Unpublished manuscript. Cat.A. (O)

(Shay 1991) Perceptions, Panic and Prejudice / Cari Shay (Ma Amrit Roshani). In: Religion in the Rain / Marion S. Goldman. Oregon State University Press, 1991. ?? out

(Shay 1995) Better Dead than Red. Local Letters and the Rajneesh Movement / Roshani Shay & Ted Shay, pp. 131-151. In: Religion and the Social Order. Sex, Lies, and Sanctity: Religion and Deviance in Contemporary North America / David G. Bromley (editor). Greenwich, Jai Press, volume 5, 1995. 272 pages. Cat.A. (O)

(Shay 2014) Sex and Gender in the Words and Communes of Osho (née Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh) / Roshani Cari Shay & Henrik Bogdan. Page 59-88. In: Sexuality and New Religious Movements / Henrik Bogdan & James R. Lewis (editors). New York, Palgrave MacMillan, 2014. 240 pages. Cat. A&C. (P1,R,P2)

(Sheela 1986) Glory / Ma Anand Sheela. Unpublished draft manuscript dated October, 11, 1986. University of Oregon Special Collections and University Archieves.

(Sheela 1996) Tötet Ihn Nicht! / Ma Anand Sheela (Sheela Ambalal Patel). Translation from English to German and postscript: Susanna Christinck. München, Walter Schinagl, 1996. 256 pages. Cat.A. (B,P1,O)

(Sheela 2012) Don’t Kill Him! The Story of my Life with Bhagwan Rajneesh / Ma Anand Sheela. Translated from German by Ma Anand Anupamo (Christel Hahn). New Delhi, Prakash Books, 2012. 312 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. PB. Note from the German Translator Susanna Christinck (1996 edition). Chronology. Cat.A. ((B,P1,O)

(Shilts 1987) And the Band Played On: Politics, People and the AIDS Epidemic / Randy Shilts. New York, St. Martin’s Press, 1987. 630 pages. HC & PB.

(Shumsky 2018) Maharishi & Me. Seeking Enlightenment with the Beatles’ Guru / Susan Shumsky. New York, Skyhorse Publishing, 2018. 309 pages. Illustrated. HC. Osho on p. 206. With colour photo of Maharishi and Osho 1969. Cat.A. (J)

(Shunyo 1999) My Diamond Days with Osho. The New Diamond Sutra / Ma Prem Shunyo (Ma Chetana). 2nd revised edition. Delhi, Full Circle, 1999. 326 pages. B/w photo of Osho. Unbound. First edition: Diamond Days with Osho. The New Diamond Sutra. Published by Osho Verlag, Cologne, and Rebel Publishing House, Poona, 1991. 224 pages. Illustrated with watercolours. Spiralbound in pink slipcase. 28×21 cm. Foreword by Lawrence Blair. In India published by Motilal Banarsidass Publishers. Italian Edition: I miei giorni di luce con Osho. Also translated into Japanese 1994. Cat.A. (P1,O,WT,P2)

(Shunyo Foundation 1992) Osho Teerth. A Garden Park and Ecological Prototype / Report prepared by Osho Spiritual Health Organisation (O.S.H.O.) for Shunyo Foundation. Poona, 1992. 11 pages. Spiralbound. With colourphotos, two maps and appendices. Cat.A. (P2)

(Sidd 2012) Why You Have to Read this Book / Sidd (Sw Dhyan Siddhart). India, Osho Saswatham, 2012. In Tamil. Cat.A.

(Siddartha 1983) Rajneeshpuram. Fest des Friedens und der Liebe. Eine Dokumentation (Second Annual World Celebration) / Sw Ananda Siddartha. Germany, Meinhard-Schwebda, 1983. 88 pages. Booklet. Cat.A.

(Siddhartha 1981) Van Rome naar Poona (From Rome to Poona) / Sw Deva Siddhartha (Theo van Langen). Amsterdam, Arcanum, 1981. 136 pages. PB. Cat.A. (P1)

(Singh 1975) Gurus, Godmen and Good People / Kushwant Singh (editor). New Delhi, Orient Longman, 1975. 119 pages. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh: The Modern Buddha / Ma Ananda Prem, pp. 7-14. With two b&w photos. Cat.A. (P1)

(Singh 1994) A Real Authentic Man of Laughter / Gurudayal Singh (Sw Sardar). Poona, Sangam Press, 1994. 64 pages. Illustrated. Cat. A. (B,P1,O,P2)

(Singh 2002) Truth, Love and a Little Malice. An Autobiography / Khushwant Singh. Penguin Books, New Delhi, 2002. 423 pages. UB. Cat.C.

(Sloterdijk 1996) Selbstversuch. Ein Gespräch mit Carlos Oliveira / Peter Sloterdijk (Sw Dhyan Peter). München, Carl Hanser Verlag, 1996. 151 pages. Osho mentioned on pp. 104-107. Cat.A.

(Sloterdijk 2013) You Must Change Your Life. On Anthropotechnics / Peter Sloterdijk (Sw Dhyan Peter). Cambridge, Polity Press, 2013. 503 pages. Osho mentioned on pp. 180-81. Cat.A.

(Small 2018) Mind the Gap. A Memoir of Enquiry / Steven K. Small (Sw Prem Sudesh). Own publishing, 2018. Cat.A. (P1)

(Smart 1982) Sacred Texts of the World. A Universal Anthology / Ninian Smart and Richard D. Hecht. London, Macmillan, 1982. 408 pages.

(Somendra 1980) Energy and Transformation / Sw Anand Somendra (Michael Barnett). London, Alchemy International, 1980. German Edition: Energie und Transformation. Berlin, Ki-Buch Verlag, 1980. 78 pages. Cat.A. (P1)

(Somendra 1981) The You Book / Sw Anand Somendra (Michael Barnett). UK, Alchemy International Inc., 1981. 171 pages. Spiralbound. Cat.A.

(Sonn 1992) Bhagwan/Osho und die Neo-Sannyas-Bewegung / W. Sonne. Page 389ff. In: Bertelsmann Handbuch Religionen der Welt Grundlagen, Entwicklung und Bedeutung in der Gegenwart / M. Tworuschka & U. Tworuschka (editors). Gütersloh, München, 1992. Cat.C.

(Sperow 1985) Rajneeshpuram: religion incorporated / Janice L. Sperow. Hastings Law Journal 30 (1985): 917-68, p. 932 n 130. Cat.D. (O)

(Sreenivasan 2008) Utopias in Ameican History / Jyotsna Sreenivasan. Santa Barbara CA, ABC-CLIO, 2008. 417 pages. HC. Rajneeshpuram, pp. 323-329. References. Cat.C. (O)

(Staring 1986) Kritische kanttekeningen bij Bhagwan en neo-sannyas (Critical Comments on Bhagwan and neo-sannyas) / Jeroen Staring (Sw Anurag Pravesh). Netherlands, De Witte Cirkel Publ., 1986. 87 pages. PB. Cat.B. (O)

(Staring 1990) Eigenzinnige geschriften. (Obstinate Writings) / Jeroen Staring (Sw Anurag Pravesh). Nijmegen, Integraal, 1990. Illustrated. Cat.B.

(Stark 1985) Religious Movements. Genesis, Exodus, and Numbers / Rodney Stark (editor). New York, Paragon House, 1985. 354 pages. The Rajneesh Movement by Arvind Sharma, pp. 115-28. Cat.C. (P1,O)

(Stern 2011) Der Prophet der Neuen Zeit Nostradamus. Das Mysterium der Tausand Verse / Rose Stern (Ma Samvad). Gelnhausen, Klecks Verlag, 2011. 269 pages. PB. Osho, pp. 155ff. Cat.A.

(Stevens 1980) Een schijn van heiligheid. Beweging rond Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh in Poona / Lin Stevens. Utrecht/Antwerpen, A.W. Bruna & Zoon, 1980. 295 pages. First printing: October 1979. Illustrated with b&w photos. Cat.A. (P1)

(Stiekema 1979) Vlinder in de eeuwige vallei (Butterfly in the eternal valley) / Han Marie Stiekema. Netherlands, De Driehoek Publ., 1979.

(Stork 2009) Breaking the Spell. My Life as a Rajneeshee, and the long Journey back to Freedom / Jane Stork (Ma Shanti Bhadra, aka Catherine Elsea). Sydney, Pan Macmillan, 2009. 342 pages. With photos. Cat. A. (P1,O)

(Storm 1991) In Search of Heaven on Earth / Rachel Storm. London, Bloomsbury, 1991. 225 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. HC. Osho, pp. 99-107 & 199-201. Cat.D.

(Storr 1996) Feet of Clay. Saints, Sinners and Madmen. A Study of Gurus / Anthony Storr. New York, HarperCollins, 1996. 255 pages. Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, pp. 47-63. Cat.D. (J,B,P1,O)

(Strelley 1987) The Ultimate Game. The Rise and Fall of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Kate Strelley (Ma Prem Avibha) & Robert D.San Souci). San Francisco, Harper & Row Publishers, 1987. 381 pages. Cat.B. (P1,O)

(Stridh 1985) Bhagwanrörelsen. En deskriptiv-psykologisk studie / R. Stridh. Lund, University of Lund, Department of Applied Psychology. Unpublished master thesis. Cat.C.

(Strömsdörfer 1978) Priester der Liebe. Frauen im Bann der indischen Liebeshexer (Priests of Love. Women surrendering to the Spell of Indian Love Wizard) / Lars Strömsdörfer. Baden, Erich Pabel Verlag Kg-Rastatt, 1978. 192 pages. Illustrated with numerous colour photos in four sections. PB. Cat D. (B,P1)

(Stuttgart 1990) Stuttgarter Verwaltungsgericht (7 K 3085/87 Dec, 19¬90). Stuttgart, 1990. On: Bericht über Aufbau und Tätigkeit der sogenannten Jugendsekten / Baden-Württemberg, Ministerium für Kultus und Sport, August 1987. See also: OTG 1¬991¬:3.¬ Cat.D.

(Subhuti 2011) My Dance with a Madman. Tales by a British Journalist about his Life with a controversial Indian Mystic / Anand Subhuti (Peter Waight). Cambridge, Perfect Publishers Ltd., 2010. 138 pages. Unbound. Also published in India 2011 by CinnamonTeal Publishing. Cat. A. (P1,O,P2)

(Subhuti 2013) Lady Gaga. This is Osho / Anand Subhuti (Peter Waight). Published and withdrawn. See: Urban 2015, p. 180. Cat.A..

(Subhuti 2014) The Pune Diaries (subtitle on cover: a love affair with India) / Anand Subhuti (Peter Waight). Goa, CinnamonTeal Publishing, 2014. 198 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. UB. Cat.A. (P2)

(Sucameli 1990) Blue Line / Antoniono Lakshen Sucameli (Sw Veet Lakshen). Italy, San Marco Libri, 1990. Fiction.

(Sullivan 2017) The Case of the Reborn Bhagwan / William L. Sullivan. Eugene, Oregon, Navillus Press, 2017. 304 pages. UB. Docu-fiction. (O)

(Sundberg 1990) Personality in a religious commune: CPI’s in Rajneeshpuram / N.D. Sundberg, C.A. Latkin, R.A. Littman & R.A. Hagan. Journal of Personality Assessment, 1990, 55:7, pp. 7-17. Cat.C. (O)

(Sundberg 1992) Personality and spirituality: comparative TAT’s of high achieving Rajneeshees / N.D. Sundberg, M.S. Goldberg, N.J. Rotter & D.A. Smyth. Journal of Personality Assessment, 1992, 59:2, pp. 326-339. Cat.C. (O)

(Sutcliffe 2000) Beyond New Age. Exploring Alternative Spirituality / Steven Sutcliffe & Marion Bowman (editors). Edinburgh, Edinburgh University Press, 2000. 266 p. Elisabeth Puttick on Osho, pp. 206ff. Cat.C.

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(Suviro 1985) Abenteuer Selbsterfahrung. Thearapeutische Anregungen aus Encounter- und Wachstumsgruppen / Sw Anand Suviro (Manfred Faisst) & Sw Anand Prageet (Raimund Brozio). Eschborn, Fachbuchhandlung für Psychologie Verlag, l985. UB. 152 pages. Illustrated with drawings. References. Cat.A. (P1,O)

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(Swabhav 2012) Swarnim kshanon ki sumadhur yadein (Sweet memories of golden moments) / Sw Anand Swabav. Published in Hindi. India, June 2012. Cat.A. (B,P1)

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(Süss 1994) Meister und Schüler in den Reden Bhagwan Shree Rajneeshs über Jesus / Joachim Süss. Master dissertation Freibereich Evangelische Theologie der Philipps-Universität, Marburg (Lahn), January 1994. Unpublished.

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(Thompson 2002) The Odyssey of Enlightenment. Rare Interviews with Enlightened Teachers of Our Time / Berthold Madhukar Thompson (Dhyan Hareesh/Sw Madhukar). Mt. Shasta (CA), Wisdom Editions, 2002. 350 pages. Osho, pp. 2-21. Cat.A.

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(Urban 1996) Zorba the Buddha. Capitalism, charisma, and the cult of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh / Hugh B. Urban. Religion (26) 1996, pp. 161-82. Cat.C.

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(Urmila 2005) The Inward Journey in Osho’s Guidance / Ma Anand Urmila. Delhi, Diamond Pocket Books, 2005. 112 pages. Illustrated with b&w photo. UB. Hindi edition: Shanti ki Khoj. Bombay, Jeevan Jagriti Kendra, 1969. Second Hindi edition published 1996. 97 pages. Preliminary English version: In Search of Truth, translated from the Hindi magazine SMARIKA, December 2002. With alt.t.: The Flow of Consciousness. Cat.A. (J)

(Urmila 2007) Osho Call of the Ocean. Pictorial Glimpses of Osho’s Life 1931 to 1990 / Edited by Ma Anand Urmila, Ma Prem Kalpana, Sharda Ratho, Sw Jagdish Bharti, Sw Surendra Saraswati & Vasant Pole. Poona, Zorba Designs, Hotel Surya Villa, 2007. 251 pages. UB. Compilation of excerpts from various talks illustrated with b&w and colour photos. Second edition 2011 at Osho’s 80th birth year. English and Hindi. (Cat.A). (G,J,B,P1,O,WT,P2).

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(Vaidya 2017) Who Killed Osho / Abhay Vaidya. New Delhi, Om Books Int., 2017. 272 pages. Illustrated with colour photosection and documents. PB. Biographies. Appendices. Endnotes. Cat.C. (G,J,B,P1,O,P2)

(Vairagya 2008) Osho’s Vision on Education / Sw Anand Vairagya. New Delhi, Fusion Books, 2008. 321 pages. PB. Cat.A.

(Valdason 1988) Responses to the Closure of Rajneeshpuram / Valann Valdason (Ma Prem Valann). A Dissertation Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology. The Professional School of Pychological Studies. San Diego, 1988. 209 pages. Cat.A. (O)

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(Van Lierde 2001) Als je hart een moordkuil wordt (If your heart becomes a den of cutthroats) / Ed van Lierde. Netherlands, Bergboek, 2001.

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(Varida 1987) Poems Of Loving While Waiting / Ma Anand Varida. Woodland Park, Vibhakara RMC, 1987. No. pag. UB. Poems. Cat.A.

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(Veena 2004) A Seam for the Master / Veena Schlegel (Ma Prema Veena). Crediton, Primavera Publications, 2004. 116 pages. Lavishly illustrated with colour photos of Osho’s robes. UB Cat.A. (P1,O,WT,P2)

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(Veeresh 1990) Osho. Hanging Out With the Master / Sw Anand Veeresh (Denny Yuson-Sánchez). Compiling and Editing: Bavala. Egmond aan Zee, New Era Logic, Osho Multiversity, 1990. 175 pages. UB. Numbered copies. Cat.A. (P1,O,P2)

(Veeresh 1997) The Poetic Concepts / Sw Anand Veeresh (Denny Yuson-Sánchez). Egmond aan Zee, Humaniversity Foundation, 1997. 56 pages. PB. Cat.A.

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(Vitale 2003) Adventures Within: Confessions of an Inner World Journalist / Joseph G. Vitale. Bloomington, 1st Books Library, 2003. 170 pages. Chapter two: The orange blossom train ride (and crash) of Rajneesh, pp. 25-48. Cat.D. (O)

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(Wadud 1984) Rajneeshpuram: 70 percent recycling / Sw Deva Wadud. Ressurce Recycling: Journal of Recycling, Reuse and Waste Reduction (3) 984:2, pp. 24-26. Cat.A. (O)

(Wallis 1984) The Elementary Forms of the new Religious Life / Roy Wallis. London, Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1984. 156 pages. HB. (International Library of Sociology)

(Wallis 1986) Religion as Fun? The Rajneesh Mo¬ve¬m¬ent / Roy Wallis. Page 191-224. In: So¬ciological The¬ory, Reli¬gion and Col¬lec¬tive Ac¬tion / Roy Wallis & Steve Bruce (editors). Bel¬fast, The Que¬en`s Uni¬ver¬sity, 1986. 359 pages. Reprinted in Aveling 1999.

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(Webber 1990) Rajneeshpuram. Who were its People? An Oregon Documentary. Rajneeshpuram; It’s No-Waste Strategy. Rajneeshpuram; As an Ecological Model / Bert Webber. Medford, Webb Research Group, 1990. 125 pages. Illustrated with b&w photos. UB. Seven appendixes by Sw Veet Parigrah & Ma Prem Patipada. Glossary. Index. Cat.C. (O)

(Weiss 2001) Many Lives, Many Masters. The True Story of a prominent psychiatrist, his young patient and the past-life therapy that changed both their lives / Dr. Brian Weiss. London, Piatkus, 2001. First edition 1988. 224 pages. Praised by Osho in ‘Zen. The Mystery and the Poetry of the Beyond’ (1990).

(Welch 2002) Dreams to redeem: utopian dreams and outcomes at Rajneeshpuram and Wildhorse canyon / Thomas Lawrence Welch. Honors thesis. University of Oregon, 2002. Cat.C. (O)

(Whitmer 1987) Aquarius Revisited. Seven Who Created the Sixties. Counterculture That Changed America (William Burroughs. Allen Ginsberg. Ken Kesey. Timothy Leary. Norman Mailer. Tom Robbins. Hunter S. Thompson) / Peter O. Withmer & Bruce Van Wyngarden. New York, MacMillan Publishing Company, 1987. 260 pages. Rajneesh on pp. 212-234. Cat.D. (O)

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(Winter 1983) Wenn das Herz frei wird. Mein Poona-Erlebnis (When the Heart becomes Free) / Sylvia Winter (Ma Prem Gayan). München / Berlin, F.A. Herbig, 1983. 248 pages. Eight b&w photos. UB. Cat.A. (P1)

(Winter 1988) Die erwachende Göttin. Ein Leben auf dem Weg in das New Age / Sylvia Winter (Ma Prem Gayan). München, Goldmann Verlag, 1988. 192 pages. Illustrated with b&w Photos. PB. (Ein Goldmann Buch 11446. New Age 980). (Cat.A. (P1,O)

(Winter 1989) Die neuen Priesterinnen. Frauen des New Age / Gayan S. Winter. Reinbek bei Hamburg, Rowolt-Taschenbuch-Verlag, 1989. 183 pages. Illustrated. (Rororo Sachbuch, 8588) Four Interviews with Sannyasins. Cat.A.

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