Yoga Vasistha was written by the great poet Valmiki in the form of a dialogue between Sage Vasistha and his pupil young Prince Rama. It gives a magnificently detailed exposition of the subtleties and insights of Yoga Vedanta through didactic instruction, answers to doubts, parables and stories within stories. Nirvana Prakarana Purvardha. NPP 111-112 Renunciation of me and mine. The parable of a false being. Donations are gratefully accepted. Thank you for your support.