16/5/22. Chandra Mohan Jain (About this sound pronunciation 11 December 1931 – 19 January 1990), also known as Acharya Rajneesh from the 1960s onwards, as Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (About this sound pronunciation (help·info)) during the 1970s and 1980s and as Osho from 1989, was an Indian mystic, guru and spiritual teacher who has an international following.
A professor of philosophy, he travelled throughout India during the 1960s as a public speaker. His outspoken criticism of socialism, Mahatma Gandhi and institutionalised religion made him controversial. He advocated a more open attitude towards sexuality, a stance which earned him the sobriquet of "sex guru" in the Indian and (later) international press.
The Wisdom of the Sands: Discourses on Sufism. / Bhagwan Shree
The Wisdom of the Sands: Discourses on Sufism. Poona, India: Rajneesh Foundation, 1980. 1st. hardcover. Illus. with photos.