Category Archives: Prakarana

SAnti samAyAta yOga – peace bringing yoga

bhagavAn vaSishTha said: rAmA! always, in all states, performing all actions with all people, mind need to be treated thus: “not attached to movement of thoughts in future, not to memory from past, not to present things, not on void … Continue reading

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bhAsa & vilAsa – The “internal attachment or conditioning”

Nearly five months after the last post on this blog, we come to a wonderful nirjala EkAdaSi of SrI vilambi year today. bhagavAn vaSishTha said: O rAmA! In the practice of realizing self, one should win over the mind by … Continue reading

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Interesting account of suraghu and parigha

Continuing the discussion on last post, bhagavAn vaSishTha said: O rAma, as all the teaching of sounds is for the sake of realization of truth, so let me narrate an ancient account of a king suraghu of kirAta kingdom known … Continue reading

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Transactions or Transcendence?

Having heard the narration of uddAlaka, Lord rAma asked: In realized people some are engaged in transactions and some always stay in transcendence of samadhi? Who is better, of these two types of realized sages? Please explain. bhagavAn vasishTha answered: … Continue reading

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UddalakOpakhyAnam – The narration of uddAlaka

This post aims to cover the key points of the narration of uddAlaka. Bhagavan vaSishTha said: uddalaka vadaLUnAm viSirNam bhutapanchakam kRtvA kRtvA dhiyA dhIra dhIrayAntarvichAraya O rAma! like the sage uddAlaka, who performed a persistent inquiry into the antaHkaraNa, having … Continue reading

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gAdhi brAhmaNa vRttAntam

BhagavAn vaSishTha said: O rAma! for the sake of establishing the nature of mAya, the source of all duality let me narrate about gAdhi. Don’t think the gAdhi as the father of sage viSwamitra. This gAdhi is a brahmaNa who … Continue reading

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prahlAda path – Lord vishNu’s intervention – Conclusion

All the efforts of dAnavas, trying to bring prahlAda back to senses went in vain after https://yogavaasistha.wordpress.com/2017/04/21/prahladas-path-part-2/ Then without the leader the pAtAla became lawless and the powerful started exploiting the weak. Just like the bigger fish eats the small, the … Continue reading

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