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 XXXI

śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca |
ataḥ prabodhāya tava vacmi rāma mahāmate |
dāmavyālakaṭanyāyo mā te'stviti tu līlayā || 1 ||
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avivekānusaṃdhānāccittamāpadamīdṛśīm |
anantabhavaduḥkhāya parigṛhṇāti helayā || 2 ||
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kva kilāmaravidhvaṃsiśambarānīkanāthatā |
kva tāpataptajambālajālajarjaramīnatā || 3 ||
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kva dhairyamamarānīkavidrāvaṇakaraṃ mahat |
kva kirātamahīpālakṣudrakiṅkararūpatā || 4 ||
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kva nāma nirahaṅkāracitsattvodāradhīratā |
kva mithyāvāsanāveśādahaṅkārakukalpanā || 5 ||
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śākhāpratānagahanā saṃsāraviṣamañjarī |
ahaṅkārāṅkurā deva samudetīyamātatā || 6 ||
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ahaṅkāramato rāma mārjayāntaḥ prayatnataḥ |
ahaṃ na kiṃcideveti bhāvayitvā sukhī bhava || 7 ||
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ahaṅkārāmbudacchannaṃ paramārthendumaṇḍalam |
rasāyanamayaṃ śītamadṛśyatvamupāgatam || 8 ||
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ahaṅkārapiśācārtā dāmavyālakaṭāstrayaḥ |
gatāḥ sattāmasanto'pi māyāmāhātmyadānavāḥ || 9 ||
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kāśmīreṣu mahāraṇyasarasīvanapalvale |
adya matsyāḥ sthitā rāma śaivālalavalālasāḥ || 10 ||
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śrīrāma uvāca |
nāsato vidyate bhāvo nābhāvo vidyate sataḥ |
te hyasantaḥ kathaṃ sattāṃ saṃpannā iti me vada || 11 ||
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śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca |
evametanmahābāho nāsatsaṃbhavati kvacit |
kadācitkiṃcidapyeva bṛhatsaṃpadyate tanu || 12 ||
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kimasatsaṃsthitaṃ brūhi kiṃ tatsadvātha saṃsthitam |
samyaṅnidarśanenaiva kariṣye tava bodhanam || 13 ||
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śrīrāma uvāca |
santa eva sthitāḥ santo brahmanvayamime kila |
dāmādayastvasanto'pi vakṣi santaḥ sthitā iti || 14 ||
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śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca |
yathā dāmādayo rāma sthitā māyāmayā iti |
asatyā eva satyābhā mṛgatṛṣṇāmbupūravat || 15 ||
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tathaiveme vayamapi sasurāsuradānavāḥ |
asatyā eva valgāmo yāma āyāma eva ca || 16 ||
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alīkameva tvadbhāvo madbhāvo'līkameva ca |
anubhūto'pyasadrūpaḥ svapne svamaraṇaṃ yathā || 17 ||
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mṛto bandhuryathā svapne'pyanubhūto'pyasanmayaḥ |
mṛto'yamiti cejjñaptirbhavedevamidaṃ jagat || 18 ||
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eṣātimūḍhaviṣaya uktireva na rājate |
abhyāsena vinodeti nānubhūterapahnavaḥ || 19 ||
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niścayo'ntaḥprarūḍho yaḥ saṃpanno'bhyasanaṃ vinā |
nāśamāyāti loke'sminna kadācana kasyacit || 20 ||
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idaṃ jagadasadbrahma satyamityeva vakti yaḥ |
tamunmattamivonmatto vimūḍho'pi hasatyalam || 21 ||
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akṣībakṣīvayoraikyaṃ kva kilehājñatajjñayoḥ |
andhaprakāśayorbodhe syācchāyātapayoriva || 22 ||
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yatnenāpyanubhūto'rthaḥ satye kartumapahnavam |
ajño'ntaśca na śakroti śavamākramaṇaṃ yathā || 23 ||
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brahma sarvaṃ jagaditi vaktuṃ nājñasya yujyate |
tapovidyānanubhave sa tadevānubhūtavān || 24 ||
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abuddhaviṣaye hyeṣā rāma vākpravirājate |
buddhasyāsmīti rūpeṇa kila nāstyeva kiṃcana || 25 ||
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brahmevedaṃ paraṃ śāntamityevānubhavansudhīḥ |
apahnavaḥ svānubhūteḥ kartuṃ tasya kva yujyate || 26 ||
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parasmādvyatirekeṇa nāhamātmani kiṃcana |
hemanīvormikāditvaṃ na mayyasti viśiṣṭatā || 27 ||
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bhūtatā vyatirekeṇa mūḍhe nātmani kiṃcana |
ūrmyādibuddhau hemeva jñe nāsti paramārthatā || 28 ||
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mithyāhaṃtāmayo mūḍhaḥ satyaikātmamayaḥ sudhīḥ |
yujyate na kvacinnāma svabhāvāpahnavo'nayoḥ || 29 ||
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yo yanmayastasya tasminyujyate'pahnavaḥ katham |
puruṣasya ghaṭo'smīti vākyamunmattameva hi || 30 ||
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tasmānneme vayaṃ satyā naca dāmādayaḥ kvacit |
asatyāste vayaṃ ceme nāsti naḥ khalu saṃbhavaḥ || 31 ||
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satyaṃ saṃvedanaṃ śuddhaṃ bodhākāśaṃ nirañjanam |
satyaṃ sarvagataṃ śāntamastyanastamayodayam || 32 ||
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sarvaṃ śāntaṃ ca niḥśūnyaṃ na kiṃcidiva saṃsthitam |
tatra vyomni vibhāntīmā nijā bhāso'ṅga sṛṣṭayaḥ || 33 ||
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yathā taimirikākṣasya sahajā eva dṛṣṭayaḥ |
keśoṇḍrakādivadbhānti tathemāstatra dṛṣṭayaḥ || 34 ||
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sa ātmānaṃ yathā vetti tathānubhavati kṣaṇāt |
cidākāśastato'satyamapi satyaṃ tadīkṣaṇāt || 35 ||
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na satyamasti nāsatyamiti tasmājjagattraye |
yadyathā vetti cidrūpaṃ tattathodetyasaṃśayam || 36 ||
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yathā dāmādayastadvadevamabhyuditā vayam |
satyāsatyāḥ kimatrāṅga tānpratyapi vikalpanā || 37 ||
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asyānantasya cidvyomnaḥ sarvagasya nirākṛteḥ |
cidudeti yathā yāntastathā sā tatra bhātyalam || 38 ||
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yatra dāmādirūpeṇa saṃvitprakacitā svayam |
tathā sā tatra saṃpannā tathākārānubhūtitaḥ || 39 ||
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asmadādisvarūpeṇa saṃvidyatroditā svayam |
tathāsau tatra saṃpannā tathākārānubhūtitaḥ || 40 ||
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svasvapnapratibhāsasya jagadityabhidhā kṛtā |
cidvyomno vyomavapuṣastāpasyeva mṛgāmbutā || 41 ||
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yatra prabuddhaṃ cidvyoma tatra dṛśyābhidhā kṛtā |
yatra suptaṃ tu tenaiva tatra mokṣābhidhā kṛtā || 42 ||
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naca tatkvacidāsuptaṃ na prabuddhaṃ kadācana |
cidvyoma kevalaṃ dṛśyaṃ jagadityavagamyatām || 43 ||
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nirvāṇameva sargaśrīḥ sargaśrīreva nirvṛtiḥ |
nānayoḥ śabdayorarthabhedaḥ paryāyayoriva || 44 ||
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paramārtho jagaditi rūpaṃ vetti svayaṃ svakam |
yathā taimirikaṃ cakṣuḥ keśoṇḍrakamivekṣate || 45 ||
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na tatkeśoṇḍṛkaṃ kiṃcitsā hi dṛṣṭistathā sthitā |
nedaṃ dṛśyamidaṃ kiṃciditthaṃ cidvyoma saṃsthitam || 46 ||
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sarvatra sarvamidamasti yathānubhūtaṃ no kiṃcana kvacidihāsti na cānubhūtam |
śāntaṃ sadekamidamātatamitthamāste saṃtyaktaśokabhayamedamatastvamāssva || 47 ||
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śilodarākāraghanaṃ praśāntaṃ mahācite rūpamidaṃ svamaccham |
naivāsti nāstīti dṛśau kvacittu yaccāsti tatsādhu tadeva bhāti || 48 ||
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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 XXXI

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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