Episode 31 - Born into Osho's family

Pratiksha Apurv

Today our guest is Pratiksha Apurv. Pratiksha was born into Osho’s family and spent intimate time with Osho as a child. Pratiksha has grown into a well-known painter without any formal training. In 2016 Pratiksha won the National Award in India and her exhibition Mystical Moments was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

I think you’re going to really enjoy this episode, and as always, send your questions to info@loveosho.com or contact Pratiksha via her website below. Enjoy the show!


Here’s what you’ll learn in this episode:

  • Pratiksha memories as a child with Osho

  • How Pratisksha would find the way to spend time with Osho

  • Pratiksha sitting on Osho’s lap

  • Osho enjoys cutting Pratiksha’s hair

  • Pratishka describes how she took sannyas at 11 years of age on her own request

  • Pratiksha designs the Mala for children

  • Pratiksha talks about how it was to be in the commune as a child

  • Pratiksha tells the story how Osho’s father (her grandfather) took sannyas

  • Osho declares his father’s enlightenment

  • Osho asks Pratiksha to draw and encourages her future talent as a painter

  • Pratiksha moves with her whole family in Oregon, USA

  • Pratiksha witnesses the miracles of a desert turning into an oasis

  • Pratiksha returns to India and becomes a famous fashion designer running a 400 people company

  • Pratiksha picks up the brush and turn into a famous artist without any formal training in painting

  • Pratiksha describes her art as giving colour to Osho’s words

  • Pratiksha is the pioneer of Meditative Art and explains how it differs from traditional art

  • Pratiksha’s art has been acknowledge and praised by the highest political figures in India

  • Pratiksha expresses Osho’s vision through painting

  • Pratiksha explains the creative process which enables her to produce her artwork

  • Pratiksha’s art has healing properties

  • Pratiksha’s current projects (building a permanent exhibition centre in Pune)

  • Pratiksha's morning routine

  • Pratiksha's favourite meditation

  • Pratiksha and Osho today




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