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Seeds - Buddhist Zen Story By Osho

Seeds

Once a farmer asked Buddha: “Why don’t you do something? I cultivate the land, I create something; you simply sit under the tree with...
Buddha Had A Disciple Called Purna - Buddhist Zen Story By Osho

Buddha Had A Disciple Called Purna

He had been initiated and had become self-realized. Purna said, “Now I want to leave and spread your message to...
A Cup Of Tea - Buddhist Zen Story By Osho

A Cup Of Tea

A beautiful story is told about a disciple of Gautam Buddha. He was a young monk, very healthy, very beautiful,...
Gautam Buddha’s Life And Vipassana Meditation - Buddhist Zen Story By Osho

Gautam Buddha’s Life And Vipassana Meditation

Gautam Buddha had lived in tremendous luxury, surrounded by beautiful girls, beautiful palaces. The whole night was a celebration; the day was for rest,...
Buddha And The Abusive Crowd (Action And Reaction) - Buddhist Zen Story By Osho

Buddha And The Abusive Crowd (Action And Reaction)

You just watch yourself. Just watch your thoughts – and you will be amazed what kind of thoughts go on in your mind. Watch...
The Greedy Ascetic - Buddhist Zen Story

The Greedy Ascetic

A wicked ascetic lived as a guest in the house of rich man. One day the rich man needed to hide a box of...
Pride Comes Before Fall - Buddhist Zen Story

Pride Comes Before Fall

Once upon a time there lived a dwarf who was learned, wise and skilled in archery. Little did anyone know that he was actually...
A Small Portion Of Gruel - Buddhist Zen Story

A Small Portion Of Gruel

The Bodhisattva, in one of his births, was born as the king of Kosala. He was a benevolent king and his reign was marked...
Arrogance Can Kill - Buddhist Zen Story

Arrogance Can Kill

Once, the Bodhisattva was born in a family of merchants. One day in the marketplace he saw an arrogant ascetic clad in a leather...
The Jealous King - Spiritual Story

The Jealous King

Long, long ago, the Bodhisattva came to live on the earth as a member of the royal family of Benaras. He was a beautiful...