Ma Anand Sheela

Ma Anand Sheela (Gujarati: માં આનંદ શિલા; born as Sheela Ambalal Patel on 28 December 1949; also known as Sheela Silverman and Sheela Birnstiel) is a former follower, secretary and spokeswoman for the Indian mystic and guru Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (also known as "Osho"). As the main planner of the 1984 Rajneeshee bioterror attack, she served twenty-nine months in prison for assault, attempted murder, telephone tapping, immigration fraud and product tampering.

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... was to be held in safekeeping, while Ma Anand Sheela testified that Byron's money was a donation and not a loan ... that Byron had been deliberately misled by Sheela ... The jury, composed of three women and three men, came to the conclusion that Ma Anand Sheela committed a "wanton" violation of Byron's trust, and that ...
Ma Anand Sheela - Release and Later Life
... In December 1988, Sheela was released for good behaviour after serving twenty-nine months of the 20-year sentence for attempted murder of Meredith, first and second degree assault (pois ... Following her release, Sheela returned to Europe and married Swam Dhyan Dipo (Urs Birnstiel), a fellow sannyasin charged in the United States with federal count of wiretap ... After her release, Sheela moved to Switzerland where she started a new profession managing two nursing homes ...