SKU: CONCISE YO. translated by Swami Venkateshananda with and Introduction and Bibliography by Christopher Chapple. The Concise Yoga Vasistha is a. Translated by Swami Venkatesananda. Published by State University of New York Press. pages. The Yoga Vasishta, attributed to Valmiki, the author of the . Yoga Vasistha is a philosophical text attributed to Valmiki, although the real author is unknown. .. The Concise Yoga Vāsiṣṭha. Albany: State University of New.

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Vasisrha have come,” and asked him to stay at the ashram. Preface Introduction Section One: Almost every verse is full of finest poetical imagery; the comcise of words is exceedingly pleasing to the ear.

To apply with diligence to whatever is excellent, not low nor mean and not liable to loss or decay, is the precept of parents and preceptors vasistah their sons and pupils. But to cobcise person who has A difficult read, but this book has changed my life.

The Yoga Vasistha describes the Jivanmuktaor liberated person, as follows abridged from the translation by KN Aiyer:. Contents and stories of the Yoga Vasistha. Swami Venkatesananda continues the long tradition of elaborating on and clarifying the teachings of the sage Vasistha.

Ralphe Wiggins rated it it was amazing Jan 10, He visited Sivananda Ashram and was told that Swami Sivananda was resting and he wouldn’t be able to meet him. Mainkar states that Yoga Vasistha probably evolved over time. To one who is not primed to read it, the book seems extreme as it did seven years ago, when I picked it up for the first time.

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To the comparative religionist, it provides an occasion for understanding how Hinduism has been able to accommodate seemingly opposite schools of thought without giving way to the platitudes which mar many syncretic movements.

To the comparative religionist, it provides an occasion for understanding how Hinduism has been able to accommodate seemingly opposite schools of thought without giving way to the platitudes which mar many syncretic movements. Michael Lloyd-Billington rated it really liked it Apr 02, He was not only scholarly but full of fun a trait which endeared him in later life when, as a Swami, he travelled in the West, illustrating Swami Venkatesananda Parthsarathy as he was known then was born in Tanjore on December 29th,to a South Indian Brahmin family.

The Story of the Great Forest. I would like to read a bit in this book, how do I actually get to download? Contents The Story of Suka. The conversation between Vasistha and Prince Rama is that between a great, enlightened sage and a seeker of liberation.

Swami Sivananda told him to finish his education and then come to Rishikesh. Martyrdom and the Politics of Religion.

This book took me over a year to read, and it was totally worth it. Corless rated it it was amazing Sep 04, It includes most of the things that I like best in the Yoga Vasistha leaves out most of what I like least.

Reading it online – several editions. In this capacity one day he was asked to escort some V. The oldest surviving manuscript of the Moksopaya or Moksopaya Shastra has been dated to have been composed in Srinagar in the 10th century AD. Jenna rated it liked it Apr 18, Human effort can be used for self-betterment and that there is no such thing as an external fate imposed by the gods. It captures the verve of the original text while eliminating needless repetition.


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The Concise Yoga Vasistha

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To one who has attained self-knowledge, this world does not appear as samsarabut as the one infinite and indivisible consciousness”. Jesus’ Teaching on Repentance. The “Yoga Sutra of Patanjali”: The pages will bring truth seekers unspeakable peace. Theological Reflections casistha the Problem of Usury. The Story of the Foolish Elephant.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads concisw. The Yoga Vasistha states that there are four characteristics that mark someone ready for spiritual journey who: In Chapter 2 of Book VI, titled as The story of Iksvakuthe text explains the state of nirvana liberation as follows, “Liberation is yogx. What is this universe? Trivia About The Concise Yoga Available as a Google eBook for other eReaders and tablet devices.

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