Summary of Joy: The Happiness That Comes from Within
Osho Books / June 11, 2016

What this Book is About? In the book Joy: The Happiness That Comes from Within, Osho shows that joy is the essence of our life. That even unhappiness has its roots in joy! Osho shares a unique perspective of accepting joy by being grateful for our life with its challenges and opportunities rather than placing a demand or setting conditions for it. This book is accompanied by an 80 minutes DVD of original OSHO talk. Brief Summary of the Book: This book has been divided into following five parts – What is Happiness? Osho clears misconceptions about Happiness and describes it as a state of consciousness. He says it has nothing to do with one’s character. Neither it has anything to do with success, ambition, money, power, and prestige. Rather it is a state of one’s being. In Pursuit In this section, Osho explains that happiness is always a by-product. It is not the result of a direct pursuit. Rather it happens when one is not even aware of it. From Agony to Ecstasy In this section, Osho shares how joy is to enter into one’s own self. In the beginning, it seems tough, but as one proceeds, one moves from agony…