Yoga Vasistha [sanskrit]

223,437 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Sanskrit edition of the Yoga-vasistha including English translation and grammatical analysis. The Yogavasistha is a Hindu spiritual text written by Valmiki (who also authored the Ramayana) dealing with the philosophical topics from the Advaita-vedanta school. Chronologically it precedes the Ramayana.

Chapter LXXIV

śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca |
tasya tatrordhvaśṛṅgasya tasyāṃ bhuvi mahāvanau |
dadarśa madhyamāṃ sūcīṃ protthitāṃ saśikhāmiva || 1 ||
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ekapādaṃ tapasyantīṃ śuṣyantīṃ śiraūṣmaṇā |
satatānaśanāṃ śuṣkapiṇḍībhūtodaratvacam || 2 ||
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sakṛdvikasitāsyena gṛhītvevātapānilān |
paścāttyajantīṃ hṛdaye me na māntītyanāratam || 3 ||
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śuṣkāṃ caṇḍāṃśukiraṇairjarjarāṃ vanavāyubhiḥ |
acalantīnijātsthānātsnāpitāminduraśmibhiḥ || 4 ||
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pūrvaṃ rajoṇunaikena saṃviṣṭacchannamastakām |
kṛtārthatvaṃ kathayatīṃ dadatānyasya nāspadam || 5 ||
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araṇyānyeva dattvārtha ciraṃ jātaśikhāmiva |
mūrdhnyavasthāpitaprāṇajaṭājūṭavalīmiva || 6 ||
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tāṃ prekṣya pavanaḥ sūcīṃ vismayākulacetanaḥ |
praṇamyālokya suciraṃ bhītabhīta ivāgataḥ || 7 ||
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mahātapasvinī sūcī kimarthaṃ tapyate tapaḥ |
neti praṣṭuṃ śaśākāsau tattejorāśinirjitaḥ || 8 ||
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bhagavatyā mahāsūcyā aho citraṃ mahātapaḥ |
ityeva kevalaṃ dhyāyanmāruto gaganaṃ yayau || 9 ||
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samullaṅghyābhramārga tu vātaskandhānatītya ca |
siddhavṛndānadhaḥ kṛtvā sūryamārgamupetya ca || 10 ||
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ūrdhvametya vimānebhyaḥ prāpa śakrapurāntare |
sūcīdarśanapuṇyaṃ tamāliliṅga puraṃdaraḥ || 11 ||
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pṛṣṭaśca kathayāmāsa dṛṣṭaṃ sarvaṃ mayetyasau |
sahadevanikāyāya śakrāyāsthānavāsine || 12 ||
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vāyuruvāca |
jambūdvīpe'sti śailendro himavānnāma sūnnataḥ |
jāmātā yasya bhagavānsākṣācchaśikalādharaḥ || 13 ||
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tasyottare mahāśṛṅgapṛṣṭhe paramarūpiṇī |
sthitā tapasvinī sūcī tapaścarati dāruṇam || 14 ||
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bahunātra kimuktena vātādyaśanaśāntaye |
yayā svodarasauṣiryaṃ piṇḍīkṛtvā nivāritam || 15 ||
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śāntasaṃkocasūkṣmārthaṃ vikāsyāsyaṃ rajoṇunā |
tayādya sthagitaṃ śītavātāśananivṛttaye || 16 ||
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tasyāstīvreṇa tapasā tuhinākaramutsṛjan |
agnyākāramayo gṛhṇan deva duḥsevyatāṃ gataḥ || 17 ||
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taduttiṣṭhāśu gacchāmaḥ sarva eva pitāmaham |
tadvarārthamanarthāya viddhi tatsumahattapaḥ || 18 ||
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iti vāteritaḥ śakraḥ sahadevagaṇena saḥ |
jagāma brahmaṇo lokaṃ prārthayāmāsa taṃ vibhum || 19 ||
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sūcyā varamahaṃ dātuṃ gacchāmi himavacchiraḥ |
brahmaṇeti pratijñāte śakraḥ svargamupāyayau || 20 ||
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etāvatātha kālena sā babhūvātipāvanī |
sūcī nijatapastāpatāpitāmaramandirā || 21 ||
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mukharandhrasthitārkāṃśudṛśā svacchāyayaiva sā |
vikāsinyā vivartisthā coditāntamavekṣitā || 22 ||
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kauśeyarūpayā sūcyā meruḥ sthairyeṇa nirjitaḥ |
majjanaṃ naiti vṛddhvaivaṃ muktamādyantayordine || 23 ||
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madhyāhne tāpabhītyeva viśantyā mārutāntaram |
anyadā gauravāddṛṣṭvā dūrataḥ prekṣamāṇayā || 24 ||
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sā tāmavekṣate kṣārāttāpādaṅge nimajjati |
saṃkaṭe vismaratyeva jano gauravasatkriyām || 25 ||
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chāyāsūcī tāpasūcī yaścātmā sa tṛtīyayā |
trikoṇaṃ tapasā pūtaṃ vārāṇasyā samaṃ kṛtam || 26 ||
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gatāstena trikoṇena trivarṇaparikhāvatā |
vāyavaḥ pāṃsavo ye'pi te parāṃ muktimāgatāḥ || 27 ||
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viditaparamakāraṇādya jātā svayamanucetanasaṃvidaṃ vicārya |
svamananakalanānusāra ekastviha hi guruḥ paramo na rāghavānyaḥ || 28 ||
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Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Chapter LXXIV

Cover of edition (1891)

Yoga Vasistha English (four volumes)
by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891)

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Cover of Gujarati edition

Yoga Vasistha Maha Ramayana (Gujarati)
by Sahitya Sangam, Allahabad (0)

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Cover of edition (2019)

Vasishtha Rama Samvadam (Telugu)
by Ramakrishna Math, Hyderabad (2019)

Set of 4 Volumes; 9789383972142.

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Cover of edition (2009)

The Yogavasistha (Hindi translation)
by Khemraj Shrikrishnadass (2009)

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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