Free Read [Manga Book] ✓ Yoga Vasishta Sara - by Vālmīki V.S. Ramanan Sureshananda Swami ✓

By Vālmīki V.S. Ramanan Sureshananda Swami | Comments: ( 622 ) | Date: ( Dec 07, 2019 )

The Brihat the great Yoga Vasishta or Yoga Vasishta Maha Ramayana as it is also called, is a work of about 32,000 Sanskrit couplets, traditionally attributed to Valmiki, the author of Srimad Ramayana It is a dialogue between Sage Vasishta and Sri Rama, during which Advaita the doctrine of non duality in its pure form of ajatavada theory of non origination is expoundThe Brihat the great Yoga Vasishta or Yoga Vasishta Maha Ramayana as it is also called, is a work of about 32,000 Sanskrit couplets, traditionally attributed to Valmiki, the author of Srimad Ramayana It is a dialogue between Sage Vasishta and Sri Rama, during which Advaita the doctrine of non duality in its pure form of ajatavada theory of non origination is expounded, with illustrative stories in between This vast work was abridged some centuries ago by Abhinanda Pandita, a Kashmiri scholar, into 6,000 couplets, which go by the name of Laghu Yoga Vasishta This is a masterpiece in itself, like the original Brihat.Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi used to refer to Yoga Vasishta frequently and has even incorporated six couplets from it in His Supplement to Forty Verses verses 21 to 27.A further condensation of this work was made long ago, by an unknown author, into about 230 couplets, divided into ten chapters, as Yoga Vasishta Sara Essence of Yoga Vasishta By making this condensation the author has rendered a great service to all sadhaks This is indeed a goldmine fit for repeated reading and meditation.


  • Title: Yoga Vasishta Sara
  • Author: Vālmīki V.S. Ramanan Sureshananda Swami
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 316
  • Format: Kindle Edition

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Vālmīki V.S. Ramanan Sureshananda Swami

Valmiki is celebrated as the poet harbinger in Sanskrit literature He is the author of the epic Ramayana, based on the attribution in the text of the epic itself.He is revered as the Adi Kavi, which means First Poet, for he discovered the first loka i.e first verse, which set the base and defined the form to Sanskrit poetry The Yoga Vasistha is attributed to him A religious movement called Valmikism is based on Valmiki s teachings as presented in the Ramayana and the Yoga Vasistha.At least by the 1st century AD, Valmiki s reputation as the father of Sanskrit classical poetry seems to have been legendary Ashvagosha writes in the Buddhacarita, The voice of Valmiki uttered poetry which the great seer Chyavana could not compose This particular verse has been speculated to indicate a familial relationship between Valmiki and Chyavana, as implied by the previous and subsequent verses.



Comments Yoga Vasishta Sara

  • Naveen

    Too abstract for me to understand.The book is too abstract to be understood by an ordinary person like me. Maybe it needs a lot of initiation.


  • Sasanka

    I read the Telugu translation by Nori Sreenatha Venkata Somayajulu and enjoyed reading it. The back drop for this book is in Valmiki Ramayana when Sage Viswamitra comes to seek help for King Dasaratha for protecting their fire rituals. At this time Sree Rama was enlightened by Sage Vasishta about the what real "I" is to be known as and ways to achieve that knowledge. In lot of ways I found the same message of Nishkaama yoga of Bhagavadgita. There is even futuristic mention about Bhagavadgita in [...]


  • Dr E Ravishankar

    Excellent bookOne of the best explained book on the highest form of oriental philosophy of Advaita, in a form so as to apply in our day to day life. A must read book for those who want to understand the crux of eastern philosophy expounded in the Vedas and Upanishads. The book proves The point said by swami Vivekananda, I.e 'some of the very best parts of Upanishads and Vedas were written by ruling monarchs, and not exclusively by brahminical saints alone.' That is why it is very practical. Rega [...]


  • Ashok Gyanchand

    Excellent explanation on selfThousands of years ago our great sages could bring such wonderful explanation on self in very simple and effective way based on their own experience to kill our ego is wonderful.


  • Acharya Vamshi

    It is the teachings of Maharshi Vasistha to his disciple Prince Rama. This is a selected verses. Teachings are associated with Advaita Vedanta and Yoga, and explain the illusory nature of the manifest world and the principle of non-duality.


  • Madhu

    Book with a purpose.


  • Anindya Routh

    That which cannot be describedEach of the couplets demand deep introspection and contemplation. Its a challenge to write a review of this book. Read and experience.


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