Episode 54 - Designing Osho's books


Today our guest is Shivananda. Shivananda took sannyas in 1978 and is a graphic designer, painter and musician. Shivananda loves playing the guitar and facilitates painting and singing workshops.  

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


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

  • How Shivananda came across Osho

  • Being uncompromisingly with Osho in the conservative Switzerland of the 70s

  • The law of filtering friends by being a sannyasin

  • Designing Osho books and working as graphic designer for Osho

  • Osho helps Shivananda to develop as a multidimensional artist

  • Shivananda describes how Osho loved painting with a particular pen from Italy

  • Osho loves abstract paintings

  • Osho choses 29 of Shivananda’s paintings for the book cover

  • Shivananda talks about the Creative Arts Department

  • Shivananda’s current projects

  • Shivananda's morning routine

  • Shivananda's favourite meditation

  • Shivananda and Osho today




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