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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The Concise Yoga Vasistha by Swami Venkatesananda

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It is this true enquiry alone that generates Jnana knowledge. This genre is found in Bhakti movement literature, and Yoga Vasistha’s Advaita theories and monism influenced the Grantha literature of Sikhism, whose primary scripture is called Guru Granth Sahib.

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Popular passages Page iv – of one religious tradition into another by a process of selection and reconciliation. The text consists of six books. Trivia About The Concise Yoga The Yoga Vasistha states that there are four characteristics that mark someone ready for spiritual journey who: Jenna rated it liked it Apr 18, This book took me over a year to read, and it was totally worth it.

Yoga texts and documentation Hindu texts Sanskrit texts Vedanta Advaita. Story of Padma and Leela was one hell of a trip. The text shows the influence of Advaita Vedanta and Saivite Trika school.

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The date or century of the text’s composition or compilation is unknown, and variously estimated from the content and references it makes to other literature, other schools of Indian cobcise.


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For the specialist, this book makes available a handy guide to the original Sanskrit without sacrificing philosophical depth. Books by Swami Venkatesananda. Samhita Brahmana Aranyaka Upanishad. Account Options Sign in.

In Chapter 2 of Book VI, titled as The story of Iksvakuthe text explains the state of nirvana liberation as follows, “Liberation is peace.

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