Swami Prem Niren, also known as Philip Toelkes, was the chief counsel for the Rajneesh spiritual organization and for its leader, Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, also known as Osho. Niren is featured in the Netflix documentary Wild Wild Country, which covers the dramatic conflict in the 1980s between the Rajneesh community in Oregon and local, state, and federal governments. Niren now works as a counselor at his own practice, Niren Conscious Coaching. He is working on a book about his time with Osho.
Mentioned in This Episode:
- Rajneeshpuram (wiki)
- “Rajneeshpuram: Twenty Years Later,” by Philip Toelkes
- “Let Go and Fall Apart,” by Philip Toelkes