Recommended Reading

A healthy support system is important to personal transformation.


Nurture and cultivate your peaceful mind by learning about the real lives of mystics, masters, saints and enlightened others. Most of them were once much like us – with no special powers or greater capabilities, just desire and commitment!


Here we offer a diverse list of some of our favorite books, listed by author. Allow yourself to absorb their spiritual wisdom slowly, letting it sink into your heart.


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Book Author
The Perennial Philosophy Aldous Huxley
The Practice Of the Presence of God Brother Lawrence
Invisible Acts Of Power Caroline Myss
Wisdom of Forgiveness Dalai Lama
Art of Happiness Dalai Lama
Way of the Peaceful Warrior Dan Millman
The Four Agreements Don Miguel Ruiz
The Voice Of Knowledge Don Miguel Ruiz
Practicing The Power of Now Eckhart Tolle
The Power of Now Eckhart Tolle
Stillness Speaks Eckhart Tolle
Concerning The Inner Life Evelyn Underhill
The Game of Life and How to Play it Florence Scovel Shinn
Peace Pilgrim Friends of Peace Pilgrim
The Inner Voice Of Love Henri J. Nouwen
Religions Of Man Huston Smith
The Essential Rumi Jalal-al-Din Rumi
Merton’s Palace of Nowhere James Finley
The Contemplative Heart James Finley
The Prophet Kahlil Gabrin
Muhammad: A Prophet For Our Time Karen Armstrong
Tao Te Ching Lao-Tzu
St. Teresa Of Avila Marcelle Auclair
Meeting Jesus Again For the First Time Marcus J. Borg
Jesus and Buddha: The Parallel Sayings Marcus J. Borg
Confessions of St. Augustine Maria Boulding
The Right To Be Merry Mary Francis
Autobiography of a Yogi Paramahansa Yogananda
No Time to Lose Pema Chödrön
When Things Fall Apart Pema Chödrön
Inner and Outer Peace Rajinder Singh
Empowering Your Soul Through Meditation Rajinder Singh
The Way Of The Pilgrim R.M. French
The Dark Night Of The Soul St. John Of The Cross
The Interior Castle St. Teresa Of Avila
The Gospel Of Sri Ramakrishna Swami Nikhilananda
How to Know God Swami Prabhavanda & Christopher Isherwood
In Quest of God Swami Ramdas
Into the Heart of Life Tenzin Palmo
Living Buddha Living Christ Thich Nhat Hanh
Cave In The Snow-Tenzin Palmo Vicki Mackenzie
The Cloud Of Unknowing William Johnston


Editors Pick

The Practice by Barb Schmidt

Barb offers readers life-changing spiritual guidance in an easy to follow format, and what makes this book so magnificent is that she has infused her own stories and struggles to help readers connect and learn.
Gabrielle Bernstein, New York Times bestselling author of May Cause Miracles