Written by Prem Shunyo
“Can we celebrate the Ten Thousand Buddhas?”
Osho said to me on more than one occasion that going to America had destroyed his work. I could not understand what he meant by this and used to say to him, “No, at least you are known all over the world now. You have exposed the politicians in every country, and your sannyasins have matured and grown so beautifully.” But I didn’t understand. I didn’t know he was dying of poisoning.
Looking back at the last three years I realize just how much “work” Osho had to do to create the same high energy that we had attained as a group in Poona I.
I remember once when he was resting all day, he got up for lunch, then on returning to bed he said that he had no work. I said, “For someone who is doing no work, you are doing so much. No work! – there are thousands of people out there who feel that you are ‘working’ on them.”Continue reading