Before you watch 'Searching for Sheela' documentary, here are 5 controversial facts about Osho you need to know!

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New Delhi: On Monday, Netflix released the trailer of their newest documentary based connected the beingness of Osho's arguable closest aide, Ma Anand Sheela. The documentary volition instrumentality a heavy dive into the travel of Ma Anand Sheela who was Bhagwan Shri Rajneesh's caput from 1981 done 1985. The movie volition diagnostic inputs from her and excerpts from interviews aft she returned to India successful 2019 aft 34 years.

Public sentiment connected Sheela is divided arsenic immoderate presumption her arsenic a transgression aft her clip successful prison, portion others place her arsenic an icon for her singular enactment with Osho.

After witnessing the intriguing communicative of Osho successful the Netflix documentary 'Wild Wild Country', it volition beryllium absorbing to spot Ma Anand Sheela, Osho's right-hand woman's story.

However, earlier you ticker the intriguing documentary 'Searching for Sheela', present are 5 arguable facts to cognize astir Osho:

1. Bhagwan Shri Rajneesh, famously known arsenic Osho, was highly captious of nationalist icon Mahatma Gandhi for advocating socialism. According to Osho, socialism would pb to poorness and powerfully spoke retired against it successful his lectures.

2. While helium was a prof of doctrine astatine Jabalpur University, helium travelled crossed India to springiness lectures successful which helium heavy criticised orthodox Indian religions arsenic oppressive. He claimed that they were filled with bare rituals and instilled fearfulness successful their followers.

3. Osho spoke freely astir quality sexuality which scandalised many. In his lecture bid titled 'From Sex to Superconsciousness', helium advocated for a freer acceptance of sex. This earned him the statement of the "sex guru" by the Indian media.

4. After his Pune ashram felt excessively tiny for his disciples, Osho and his commune moved to the State of Oregon successful the US and bought a 64,229-acre ranch, establishing it arsenic the metropolis of Rajneeshpuram successful May 1982. The commune gained notoriety with its neighbours arsenic galore called Osho's followers arsenic portion of an 'alien' oregon spiritual cult.

5. According to Osho's idiosyncratic dentist Swami Devageet, the spiritual person would devour nitrous oxide connected a regular ground portion helium was successful Rajneeshpuram arsenic it gave him a euphoric feeling. Devageet adjacent wrote a publication 'Osho: The First Buddha successful the Dental Chair' successful which helium documented comic and insightful conversations helium had with Osho.

The arguable fig Osho was deported from the US successful 1985 owed to being indicted with migration fraud. Following his deportation, helium returned to his Pune ashram and held his past nationalist lecture was held successful April 1989. Osho, who was fondly called Bhagwan by his followers, died astatine the property of 58 connected 19 January 1990.

The documentary 'Searching for Sheela' volition merchandise connected April 2, 2021, connected Netflix.