Episode 32 - Bringing Osho to Seattle


Today our guest is Shanti. Shanti took sannyasin in 1973 and has been part of the Osho community since then. Shanti runs an Osho Meditation centre in her home town Seattle.      

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


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

  • How Shanti came across Osho

  • Shanti wants to meditate but cannot sit still and thought Osho would send her away

  • Shanti explains how Osho Active Meditations helped her meditate and how she learnt to sit still

  • In 1975 Osho tells Shanti: “when you come home, you will be of great help”

  • Shanti goes back home in Seattle and opens an Osho meditation centre

  • Shanti talks about the challenges of running an Osho meditation centre

  • How Shanti advertises Osho and his meditations

  • Shanti talks about new people taking sannyas and shares her own story of taking sannyas

  • Shanti learnt to introduce Osho meditations according to the people who come to her events

  • Shanti shares why it’s important to meditate daily and have a regular practice

  • Shanti’s current projects

  • Shanti's morning routine

  • Shanti's favourite meditation

  • Shanti and Osho today




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