Synopses & Reviews
Mystics don't usually write books; they speak and work directly with people in a transformational way. Life Is a Soap Bubble
is among the few written statements available from enlightened masters or mystics. Lao Tzu's statements of the Tao Te Ching
came into being only at the end of his life. In the same way, Osho's books are transcriptions of his daily talks. This book is a precious collection of 100 letters written by Osho and mailed to a Yoga Sohan at her meditation camp. Osho promised her that he would send her a letter every day and that she should keep them so they could be published one day. This collection of thoughts provides an essential road map to those who feel that there must be something more to life and are ready to explore other dimensions of being. These short passages are full of diverse, pertinent gems that will touch the heart.
"Summarizing the thoughts of a man whose transcribed teachings . . . have sold a purported 15 million volumes worldwide is not easy. Perhaps the kernel is Osho's notion that the perfect human being combines the earthly zest of Zorba the Greek and the transcendental spirituality of Buddha." the Los Angeles Times
"Osho is an enlightened master who is working with all possibilities to help humanity overcome a difficult phase in developing consciousness." Dalai Lama
Osho inspires millions of people worldwide in their individual search for meditation and transformation amidst the everyday challenges of contemporary life. His proposal that we celebrate the whole of our humanity both our inner and outer worlds encompasses both the timeless wisdom of the East and the highest potential of Western science and technology. The American novelist Tom Robbins has called him the most dangerous man since Jesus Christ.”
About the Author
Osho (19311990) is a contemporary mystic whose life and teachings have influenced millions of people of all ages, and from all walks of life. His often provocative and challenging teachings generate today more and more interest and his readership is dramatically expanding around the world in more than fifty languages. People can easily recognize the wisdom of his insights, and their relevance to our lives and to the issues we are facing today. The Sunday Times (London) named Osho as one of the "1,000 Makers of the 20th Century". He is known around the world for his revolutionary contribution to meditation the science of inner transformation with the unique approach of his "OSHO Active Meditations" acknowledging the accelerated pace of contemporary life and bringing meditation into modern life.