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Rajneeshpuram

Bert Webber

Rajneeshpuram

Who were its people?

by Bert Webber

  • 117 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Webb Research Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Attitudes,
  • Social conditions,
  • Religious communities,
  • Oregon,
  • Rajneeshpuram,
  • Rajneeshees,
  • Rajneeshpuram (Or.)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9371567M
    ISBN 100936738308
    ISBN 109780936738307

    The original tapes ( ) of chapter 20 in this book were erased by Sheela the following day, because it attacked the powerbrokers in Rajneeshpuram. Chapter 20 is merely the reproduction of a censored transcript which was originally published in the Rajneesh Times.   'Wild Wild Country,' a six-part documentary series that tells the story of the Rajneeshpuram commune in the s is an insane ride. things to do inside Ways to jazz it up Make your own bread.

      Marion S. Goldman, UO Professor Emeritus of sociology and religious studies, is an expert on new religious movements and author of “Passionate Journeys: Why Successful Women Joined a Cult,” a critical study of the Rajneeshpuram phenomenon. “For my book, 'Passionate Journeys,' I visited Rajneeshpuram for a total of 30 days before it closed.   Wild Wild Country in fact focuses less on Rajneesh, who died in , than it does on the Indian-American Sheela, a woman who would emerge as the public face and figurehead of Rajneeshpuram 3/5.

    A scholar visited Rajneeshpuram and met the many highly accomplished men and women who became devotees of the controversial guru whose story is .   NOOK Book (eBook) $ $ Save 26% Current price is $, Original price is $ You Save 26%. where he and his followers established the illegal city of Rajneeshpuram. In their effort to preserve the city, the Rajneeshees attempted during the election to take control of the Wasco County government by poisoning two county Brand: Tin House Books.


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Win McCormack is publisher and editor-in-chief of Tin House magazine. He has been in the magazine and book publishing business since Rajneeshpuram book published Oregon Magazine from toand has also been involved in publishing Oregon Business, Oregon Home, Travel Oregon, Military History Quarterly, and Art and Auction magazines, and was involved in the start-up of /5(6).

Rajneeshpuram: The Unwelcome Society No Indication of Later Printing Edition by Kirk Braun (Author) › Visit Amazon's Kirk Braun Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central 3/5(1).

(see page in Passage to America – an extremely thorough documentary book about Rajneeshpuram and Rajneesh, and as already blocked inand rejected by Western Book Publishers – and first published in on Indian.

The new Netflix documentary series, Wild, Wild Country, tells the story of Rajneeshpuram, the short-lived Oregon community founded in the s Rajneeshpuram book guru Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and his followers.

The community clashed with locals over land use and governance, and the conflict escalated over the years to include threats of violence, an assassination plot, Author: Teresa Preston. To experience Rajneeshpuram today, a passport is required: you have to book a flight to India to enjoy the commune's current iteration, the Osho International Meditation Resort (for a Rajneeshpuram book, of course).Home Country: New York, New York.

Rajneeshpuram, or ‘the ranch’ as we called it, is the place most commonly known for the series of crimes that were committed, or the 99 Rolls Royces driven by the Indian guru who the city was named after — Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (now known as Osho).Author: Dickon Kent. The once-hubristic mayor of Rajneeshpuram fell hard from grace after flipping on Bhagwan and the commune to cut a deal with law enforcement.

And. A tent city at Rajneeshpuram, “The Ranch’s First Festival Year ” by Samvado Gunnar Kossatz. Rajneeshpuram responded with more growth. Through a program they called “Share-A-Home,” Rajneeshpuram began to bus in thousands of homeless people from around the country, offering them places to live.

I lived in the community for a total of 6 years. I would enjoy talking to some old residents of Rajneeshpuram about developing some community living to enjoy each others families again after all these years in the world. I am living in New Zealand now but feeling to get back to california where i was born.

drop me a line on my face book page/5(). Escape From Rajneeshpuram. by Paul Morantz (c) January “He moved about, going to Crete where he was tried Geneva, Stockholm, Heathrow, Canada, and Ireland but was refused entry.

Ireland let him land to refuel but he could only stay two weeks on agreement not to publicly speak. The little-discussed, explosive history of Oregon-based "sex cult" Rajneeshpuram is the subject of new Netflix documentary series Wild, Wild six-part series, which was produced by Author: Kaitlin Reilly.

The rapid rise and sudden collapse of Rajneeshpuram in central Oregon during the s is surely one of the most remarkable tales in American religious history.

Named after the iconoclastic Indian guru, Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (aka Osho, –), Rajneeshpuram was a wildly creative religious. As a scholar of gender and alternative spiritual movements, I visited Rajneeshpuram 10 times before it closed down completely early in and talked with almost men and women who lived there Author: Marion Goldman.

Wild Wild Country: Cult Doc Directors They renamed the town Rajneeshpuram and installed a sannyasin as mayor, predictably provoking Antelope’s existing conservative, largely retired citizens.

My End of the World at Rajneeshpuram. By Hira Bluestone. June 13th, I have been summoned to Ramakrishna. Ramakrishna is the Moms’ office, the office of the women in charge. The Moms are not necessarily anyone’s mothers, but are the leaders of our government.

In the book, the girl develops leukemia and dies a graphic, horrific and. Charisma and Control in Rajneeshpuram book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

The Rajneeshpuram religious community establis /5. After a Rajneeshee-owned hotel in Portland was bombed inguards toting AK rifles started to accompany Bhagwan, and Rajneeshpuram became one of the most heavily armed places in Oregon.

Sheela starts the book with leaving Rajneeshpuram and Bhagwan, and subsequent prison stint, before backtracking in the second half to how she met Bhagwan and how Rajneeshpuram came to be. If I hadn't seen the documentary on Netflix, I think I would have been very confused, but I already had a timeline and context in place for her version of events/5.

The mayor of Rajneeshpuram, David Berry Knapp (known as Swami Krishna Deva or KD), turned state's evidence and gave an account of his knowledge of the salmonella attack to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

He claimed that Sheela said "she had talked with [Rajneesh] about the plot to decrease voter turnout in The Dalles by making people sick. Rajneeshpuram sprang up in a remote area of Oregon after followers of the Indian spiritual leader Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, a bearded guru with a love of Rolls Royces, took over the area in an Author: Mahita Gajanan.

“The people who read the book will think it’s fiction.” —Wasco County Judge Bill Hulse. Rajneeshpuram follows the unraveling of a utopian dream from its hopeful beginning to .InBhagwan Shree Rajneesh, a spiritual leader from India, and thousands of his disciples moved to Wasco and Jefferson counties to build a utopian community in the desert: Rajneeshpuram.Satya Franklin was a close friend of Bhagwan and Sheela, and lived at Rajneeshpuram.

She writes about the many things—sterilization, disconnecting from families—the doc left out.