Yoga Sūtra Chapter One verse 25

तत्र निरतिशयं सर्वज्ञबीजम् ॥२५॥

tatra niratiśayaṃ sarva-jña-bījam ||25||

There the seed of all knowing is unsurpassed.

tatra - in that place, there; thither, to that place; in that, therein, in that case, on that occasion, under those circumstances, then, thereforeniratiśaya - unsurpassed, matchless, unrivalledsarva - whole, entire, all, every one; altogether, wholly, completely, in all parts, everywherejña - knowing; intelligent, having a soul, wise; the thinking soulbīja - seed

Commentaries and Reflections

Commentary by T Krishnamacharya:

Commentary by TKV Desikachar:

“The relationship with Īśvara brings
you closer to the qualities of Īśvara.”

Commentary by Paul Harvey:

“Within consciousness,
the seed of omniscience
is matchless.”

Inspirational Quote

“An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law....” Martin Luther King Jr