Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Swami ioned. The Ashtavakra Gita, or the Ashtavakra Samhita as it is sometimes called, is a very ancient Sanskrit text. Nothing seems to be known about the author, though. ‘Ashtavakra Gita’ is one of the advaitic masterpieces. Without mincing matters it comes out with the advaitic truth, the whole truth and nothing but advaita which is .

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Print – Paper dc. He is not afraid of death nor attached to life. You are unconditioned and changeless, formless and immovable, unfathomable awareness, unperturbable: Other scriptures Bhagavad Gita Agamas.

Who can compare with that contented, liberated soul who pays no regard to anything and has no desire left in his heart? How wonderful I am! Set up a axhtavakra.

Everywhere ashtavalra appears self-possessed and pure of heart. Every word is absolutely profound. Part of a series on Hindu scriptures and texts Shruti Smriti Vedas. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. The wise man, who lives on whatever happens to come to him, roams wherever he pleases, and sleeps wherever the sun happens to set, is at peace everywhere. If you would just see the transformations of the elements as nothing more than the elements, then you would immediately be freed from all bonds and established in your own nature.


Bt College, Madanapale dc. When you analyse it, cloth is found to be just thread. It is astonishing that one already very debilitated, and knowing very well that its arousal is the enemy of knowledge, should still hanker after sensuality, even samhkta approaching his last days. The work was known, appreciated and samhifa by Ramakrishna and his disciple Vivekanandaas well as Ramana Maharshi.

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The stupid man does not attain cessation szmhita he acts or abandons action, while the wise man finds peace within simply by knowing the truth. It is astonishing that one who is unattached to the things of this world or the next, who discriminates between the permanent and the impermanent, and who longs for liberation, should still be afraid of liberation.

As a result the whole world is mine, or alternatively nothing is. The knots of his heart have been rent asunder, and he is freed from greed and blindness.

The Heart of Awareness: For me here is neither bondage nor liberation.

For me established in my own glory, there is no life or death, no worlds or things of this world, no distraction and no stillness of mind. He who acts without being able to say why, but is not thereby a fool, he is one liberated while still alive, happy and blessed.

Even when doing nothing the fool is agitated by restlessness, while a skillful man remains undisturbed even when doing what there is to do.


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Ashtavakra Gita

Tell me this, sir. He by whom inner distraction is seen may put an end to it, but the ashtavskra one is not distracted.

The cause of your bondage is that you are still resorting to stilling the mind. He who is of such a nature has done what has to be done. For me who am blessed and without limitation, there is ashfavakra initiation or scripture, no disciple or teacher, and no goal of human life.

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Uploaded by Public Resource on January ashtavqkra, Or Self-Realization of Sri Sankaracharya. There is nothing needing to be done or any attachment in his heart for the yogi liberated while still alive.

The upright person does whatever presents itself to be done, good or bad, for his actions are like those of a child.