is Your Nature
masterpiece of historical dimension
In 1991 the
Soviet Empire and all its structures fell apart, giving rise to new possibilites
that no one would never before have thought conceivable.
Osho's cameraman, Berlin
film maker and producer Niskriya, recognized the favour of the hour and produced
in endless nightshifts , despite much resistance, a comprehensive documentary in
three parts about Osho and his ashram for Russian television.
was a masterpiece documentary that does not leave any questions unanswered.
Never before was Osho portrayed in such a sensitive and comprehensive way.
Then something happened
that no-one would have ever considered possible:
All three parts were
broadcast by the largest Soviet TV-station on three sequential evenings at prime
time 9 pm. This did not happen on any ordinary evening but during the Christmas
holidays, 24th, 25th and 26th December 1991. Many still believe that that was
On the third evening,
Osho's comprehensive analysis of the chances the collapse of communism offered
to the Russian people, and a message Osho directly gave to Gorbachev, was about
to be shown. But then something unexpected happened:
On this third
transmission day, 26th December 1991, Gorbachev resigned from all his posts;
came into power, the Soviet
Union disintegrated into its partial states and a new epoch of world history
The film was broadcast
nevertheless but Osho’s message did not reach Gorbachev in time.
were seen by 70 million Russians and were a huge success.
Throughout these three broadcasting days, Niskriya started interviewing people
on the depressing grey streets of Leningrad: every taxi driver or shop keeper
suddenly knew Osho.
film an enormous Sannyas movement grew in Russia and the first Russians appeared
in Osho's ashram.
produced English version in two parts is based on the original Russian film but
has been newly cut and edited especially for a western audience.
Osho’s message to President Gorbachev:
With good intentions,
Gorbachev is going in a wrong direction, suicidal.
Opening the doors of Russia is
Open the doors for science,
open the doors for art, open the doors for meditation.
But that does not mean that
you have to open the doors to all kinds of diseases.
Christianity is a disease, and if
you open the doors for the pope you are going against Karl Marx, you are going
You don't understand the
implications: these are the people who are the real agents of capitalism. They
are against any revolution.
I consider Christianity to be the
most criminal religion in the world.
It is a disease, a sickness, a
pathology, a poison.
It has not been helpful to
humanity in finding the truth in any sense. It has been trying to propagate lies
so continuously that they have almost become truth. And I would not like a
poisonous snake, a cobra hiding inside the pope, to enter the Soviet Union.
In seventy years they have
with great difficulty been erasing the programming of Christianity from the
Now the Soviet mind at least
is free of Christianity, free of God, free of heaven, free of hell. This is
perfectly good. Don't introduce all these things again.
But one thing certainly the
Soviet Union needs, which Christianity cannot provide.
That can be provided only by
Zen is pure meditation.
The "good" shephers
It has nothing to do with hell,
heaven, God and Jesus' miracles.
It does not even talk about any of
It simply talks about the science,
step by step, of how to enter your own inner world and see the life eternal.