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 XLI

śrīrāma uvāca |
kṣīrodakukṣitulyābhiḥ śītalāmaladīptibhiḥ |
tavoktibhirvicitrābhirgambhīrābhirivābhitaḥ || 1 ||
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kṣaṇamāndhyamivāpnomi kṣaṇaṃ yāmi prakāśatām |
śāntātapalavaḥ prāvṛḍlolābhra iva vāsaraḥ || 2 ||
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anantasyāprameyasya sarvasyaikasya bhāsvataḥ |
anastamitasārasya kalanā kathamāgatā || 3 ||
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śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca |
yathābhūtārthavākyārthāḥ sarvā eva mamoktayaḥ |
nāsamarthā virūpārthāḥ pūrvāparavirodhadāḥ || 4 ||
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jñānadṛṣṭau prasannāyāṃ prabodhe vitatodaye |
yathāvajjñāsyasi svastho madvāgdṛṣṭibalābalam || 5 ||
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upadeśyopadeśārthaṃ śāstrārthapratipattaye |
śabdārthavākyaracanābhramo mā tanmayo bhava || 6 ||
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yadā purā jñāsyasi tatsatyamatyantanirmalam |
vācyavācakaśabdārthabhedaṃ tyakṣyasi vai tadā || 7 ||
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bhedakṛdvākprapañco'yamupadeśyeṣu kalpitaḥ |
upadeśyopadeśārthaṃ śāstrārthapratipattaye || 8 ||
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śabdārthavākprapañco'yamupadeśeṣu kalpitaḥ |
sadā'jñeṣu na tajjñeṣu vidyate pāramārthikaḥ || 9 ||
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kalanāmalamohādi kiṃcinnātmani vidyate |
nīrāgaṃ brahma paramaṃ tadevedaṃ jagatsthitam || 10 ||
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etadvicitrarūpābhiryuktibhirbahuśaḥ punaḥ |
vistareṇaiva vaktavyaṃ siddhāntāvasare'nagha || 11 ||
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vākprapañcaṃ vinā tvetadajñānamatulaṃ tamaḥ |
bhettumanyonyamuditaṃ yatnaṃ kartuṃ na śakyate || 12 ||
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avidyayaivottamayā svātmanāśodyamecchayā |
vidyā sā prārthyate rāma sarvadoṣāpahāriṇī || 13 ||
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śāmyati hyastramastreṇa malena kṣālyate malaḥ |
śamaṃ viṣaṃ viṣeṇaiti ripuṇā hanyate ripuḥ || 14 ||
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īdṛśī rāma māyeyaṃ yāṃ svanāśena harṣadā |
na lakṣyate svabhāvo'syāḥ prekṣyamāṇaiva naśyati || 15 ||
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vivekamācchādayati jaganti janayatyalam |
naca vijñāyate kaiṣā paśyāścaryamidaṃ jagat || 16 ||
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aprekṣyamāṇā sphurati prekṣitā su vinaśyati |
māyeyamaparijñāyamānarūpaiva valgati || 17 ||
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aho nu khalu citreyaṃ māyā saṃsārabandhanī |
asatyevātisatyeva svajñānaṃ vihitaṃ tayā || 18 ||
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atyabhinnapade tasmiṃstanvānā bhedamātatam |
saṃsāramāyā yenāsau tenāsau puruṣottamaḥ || 19 ||
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nāstyeṣā paramārthe na tvevaṃ bhāvanayeddhayā |
jño bhūtvā jñeyasaṃprāpto jñāsyasyasyāstvamāśayam || 20 ||
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yāvattu na prabuddhastvaṃ tāvanmadvacasaiva te |
 niścayo bhavatūddāmo nāstyavidyeti niścalaḥ || 21 ||
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yadidaṃ dṛśyatāṃ yātaṃ mānasaṃ mananaṃ mahat |
asanmātramidaṃ yasmānmanomātravijṛmbhitam || 22 ||
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sattadbrahmeti yasyāntarniścayaḥ so'pi mokṣabhāk |
calācalākṛtiryā yā dṛṣṭirāvaddhabhāvanā || 23 ||
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sā samagrajagadbhūtakhagabandhanavāgurā |
yaḥ svapnabhūmivadbhrāntamasatsadhyekaniścayaḥ || 24 ||
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jagatpaśyatyasaktātmā na sa duḥkhe nimajjati |
yasyaitāsvasvarūpāsu bhāvanā svātmabhāvanā || 25 ||
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asvarūpasya tasyāpi sā hyavidyaiva vidyate |
vikāritādayo doṣā na kecana mahātmani || 26 ||
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paramātmani vidyante payasīveha pāṃsavaḥ |
bhāvanāśabdaśabdārtharañjaneyaṃ jagadgatā || 27 ||
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vyavahārārthamutpannā vyatiriktā ca nātmanaḥ |
anena vyavahāreṇa vinaitāḥ śāstradṛṣṭayaḥ || 28 ||
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saṃsthitiṃ nādhigacchanti paṭā iva vitantavaḥ |
uhyamāno hyavidyāyāmātmā nehopalakṣyate || 29 ||
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ātmajñānādṛte tacca śāstrārthātsamavāpyate |
avidyāsaritaḥ pāramātmalābhādṛte kila || 30 ||
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rāma nāsādyate taddhi padamakṣayamucyate |
yataḥkutaścijjāteyamavidyā maladāyinī || 31 ||
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nūnaṃ sthitimupāyātā samāsādya padaṃ sthitā |
kuto jāteyamiti te rāma māstu vicāraṇā || 32 ||
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imāṃ kathamahaṃ hanmītyeṣā te'stu vicāraṇā |
astaṃ gatāyāṃ kṣīṇāyāmasyāṃ jñāsyasi rāghava || 33 ||
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yata eṣā yathā caiṣā yathā naṣṭetyakhaṇḍitam |
vastutaḥ kila nāstyeṣā vibhātyeṣā na vekṣitā || 34 ||
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asato bhrāntatā satyarūpāṃ jānātu kaḥ kutaḥ |
jāteyaṃ prauḍhimāpannā doṣāyaivātatākṛtiḥ || 35 ||
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balātpraṇāśaya tvenāṃ parijñāsyasi vai tataḥ |
api śūrā atiprājñāste na santi jagattraye || 36 ||
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avidyayā ye puruṣā na nāma vivaśīkṛtāḥ |
tadasyā rogaśīlāyā yatnaṃ kuru vināśane || 37 ||
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yathaiṣā janmaduḥkheṣu na bhūyastvāṃ niyokṣyati |
sarvāpadāmekasakhīmajñānatarumañjarīm |
anarthasārthajananīmavidyāmalamuddhara || 38 ||
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bhayaviṣādadurādhivipatpradāṃ hṛdayamohamahāpaṭalāṃkurām |
bhṛśamapāsya kudṛṣṭimimāṃ balādbhava bhavārṇavapāramupāgataḥ || 39 ||
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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 XLI

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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