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Reportage: photographer Robert Davidson reveals the stories from behind the camera

From a land before ‘Wild, Wild Country’ to the present day

Photographer Robert Davidson presents an insider’s view into life in a 1970’s ashram with controversial guru Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (Osho), as seen on Netflix documentary ‘Wild Wild Country‘; never-before-seen images of Amma, and exclusive photographs from recent meetings with Guruji in Tamil Nadu, South India.

Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (Osho)

During the 1970s, Robert became a follower of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, later known as Osho. Robert recounts his experiences of the ashram in Poona, and the inimitable character that was Osho.


Photographer to ‘The Huggy Mummy’ during a European tour, Robert displays previously unseen pictures and tells of his time spent with Amma.

Guriji – Meetings in Tamil Nadu

In December 2017, Robert travelled to southern India to meet and photograph Guruji; the larger-than-life spiritual leader with the rock n’ roll personality.

Exploring guru culture from the 1970s to the present day

I Shot a Guru is a photographic documentary, offering exclusive, behind-the-scenes insight into guru culture, and life as a sannyasin. For more information about ‘I Shot a Guru: an illustrated talk by photographer Robert Davidson’please get in touch.

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