Learn the similarities between the East and the West in Zorba the Buddha, a book on spiritualism by Osho.
Summary of the Book
Osho explains that Zorba is no different from the Buddha. He shows readers that spiritualism from the West is the same as that in the East and goes on to point the similarities in the principles. He explains that materialism is important in spiritualism and without it, there will be no beauty. He discusses the synthesis of materialism and spiritualism, and gives readers an idea of his vision of the Buddha and Zorba.
Chandra Mohan Jain, also known as Acharya Rajneesh, Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, and later as Osho, was an Indian spiritual guru, mystic, and new age philosopher. He is best remembered for his widely controversial teachings and his ashram which is currently located in Pune and known as the Osho International Meditation Resort.