Śiva Sūtras: The Yoga of Supreme Identity : Text of the Sūtras and the Commentary Vimarśinī of Kṣemarāja Translated Into English with Introduction, Notes, Running Exposition, Glossary and Index
Siva Sutras are considered to be a revealed book of the Yoga: supreme identity of the individual self with the Divine. Dr. Jaideva Singh has studied the book with the help of his guru Swami Laksmana Joo, the sole surviving exponent of this system in Kashmir and has provided an English Translation of the Sutras together with the commentary of Ksemaraja. Each Sutra is given in Devanagari as well as in Roman Script. Then the meaning of every word of the Sutra is given in English, followed by a translation of the whole Sutra. This is followed by the Vimarsini Commentary in Sanskrit and its English translation, copious notes on important and technical words and a running exposition of the main ideas of the Sutra. A long introduction, together with an abstract of each Sutra, throws a flood of light on the entire system of Saiva Yoga. A Glossary of technical terms and index are appended for the convenience of the reader.
Dedicated, Blessing, Preface, Introduction, Siva Sutras-Text and commentary, Section I-III Sambhavopaya, Conclusion, Glossary of Technical Terms, Subject Index, Index to important Sanskrit Words, Alphabetical Index to the sutras.
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Abhinavagupta says , “ When there is vikalpa , neither accept , nor reject , it will
retire of itself and you will find yourself to be what you are . ” This is an artless art .
It is effortless , spontaneous . This Sambhava upāya is , in one sense , the ...
21 ) “ People consider themselves bound on account of ( aśuddha ) vikalpa . This
wrong conception of theirs about themselves becomes the cause of their being
bound in transmigratory existence . Therefore when an opposite vikalpa arises , it
Vikalpa can neither help nor hinder it . ” In fact the highest reality cannot be
brought under any practice or discipline . " अभ्यासश्च परे
तत्त्वे शिवात्मनि स्वस्वभावे न
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The Philosophical Background of the SivaSūtras
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