Author: Swami BhaskaranandaTranslator(s)/ Edito: Swami BhaskaranandaPublisher: Viveka PressYear: 2010Language: multilingualPages: 92ISBN/UPC (if available): 1884852092
Swami Bhaskarananda has provided an authentic and highly accessible translation of the core philosophical precepts in the widely-acclaimed Indian classic, the Yogavasishtha, believed to be composed by the great sage Valmiki. The topics addressed in this volume such as renunciation, cessation of desires, inner purification, and the realization of the Atman continue to have universal relevance and resonance.This is an insightful and illuminating guide to the understanding of the meaning and profound implications of non-dualistic philosophy.
Pronunciation GuideIntroductionYogavasishtha-sara - English translation1. Renunciation2. Illusory Nature of the world3. Supreme Knowledge4. Annihilation of the mind5. Cessation of desires6. Contemplation of the inner Self7. Inner Purification8. Adoration of the Atman - the inner Self9. Realization of the Atman10. Existence and non-existenceAppendix: Yogavasishtha-sara in Sanskrit scriptGlossary