Yoga-Vasistha Advaita Vedanta
This chapter focusses on an example of yoga culture, which highlights wisdom at the cost of asceticism. Proto-yoga and early-yoga were both closely linked to combined ascetic-wisdom discourses. We often tend to focus on the ascetic part of yoga – still mind and breath retention for instance. However in many forms of yoga, the wisdom aspect actually played a more significant role (The word used for wisdom is jnana – knowledge not to be confused with jhana/dhyana – meditation ).
Most ways of liberation contain within them two often conflicting discourses. On the one side we have the claim that austerities leads to liberation, while the other side claims that we should put our weight behind insight and wisdom. Who should we believe, can the two ways of thinking be brought together at all?
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