Osho’s mysterious disciple mother Anand Sheela. (Photo courtesy: karanjohar / instagram)
Mother Anand Sheela (Maa Anand Sheela) was one of the closest people to Lord Rajneesh i.e. Osho. There are many types of stories about Sheela. Karan Johar, a documentary trailer made on these, has shared on social media.
The trailer of the documentary ‘Searching For Sheela’ made under the banner of Dharma Productions of Karan Johar has been shared on his Instagram. While sharing the trailer, Karan Johar wrote, ‘You have seen them, you have heard them, you must have heard about them, now they have come themselves to tell their story. Along with this hashtag wrote that ‘SearchingforSheela is only streaming on Netflix on April 22’.
In this documentary, the story of mother Sheela, former special aide of Lord Shri Rajneesh, is told. It is said that mother Anand Sheela was once Osho’s greatest royal and follower. Sheela was also forced to spend 39 months in jail. During Osho’s ashram in America, Sheela was accused of various kinds and she was a very controversial figure. In the year 2019, mother Sheela came to India for an interview after a long time. Let us know that in the year 2018, Netflix’s documentary ‘Wild Wild Country’ was released in which mother Anand Sheela was told in detail.
According to media reports, mother Anand Sheela’s real name is Sheela Ambalal Patel. Originally hails from Baroda in Gujarat. She went to study in America at the age of 18. She also got married there and returned to India with her husband for spiritual studies in 1972 and both the spouses became disciples of Lord Osho.