To answer the above question, we will have to delve deep into the personality of a person who was labeled as the most original thinker, by an eminent author, historian and former editor of the Hindustan Times, Khushwant Singh. The latter further went on to describe Osho as a freethinking individual who had the ability to simplify the most abstract concepts. According to him, Osho had given a new dimension to religion. A lot of other writers and philosophers have either criticized him or eulogized him in the media and elsewhere. Some have agreed with his teachings, while others have called him a manipulator. In this way, his teachings and principles have earned mixed opinions from all kinds of people.