Reading List

Reading List

Reading List – Nondual Philosophy 
Excellent books on the science of the mind, nonduality, and the Perennial Wisdom Teachings.

  • Mind Time – Temporal Factor in Consciousness – Benjamin Libet, Ph.D.
  • Thoughts Without a Thinker – Mark Epstein, M.D.
  • An Alchemy of Mind – Diane Ackerman
  • The Seven Mysteries of Life – Guy Murchie
  • Buddha’s Brain – Rick Hanson, Ph.D., and Richard Mendius, M.D.
  • Toward a Psychology of Awakening – John Welwood, Ph.D.
  • Rumi
    The Big Red Book – Coleman Barks
    The Soul of Rumi – Coleman Barks
    A Year With Rumi – Coleman Barks
    Rumi. – The Book of Love – Coleman Barks
    Illuminated Rumi – Michael Green
  • Wei Wu Wei
    The Tenth Man
    Fingers Pointing Towards the Moon
    Open Secret
    Posthumous Pieces
    Unworldly Wise
    All Else is Bondage
    Why Lazarus Laughed
    Ask the Awakened
  • Wu Hsin
    Being Conscious Presence
    Solving Yourself
    Behind the Mind
    Mindless Understanding
    An Interlude in Eternity
    Aphorisms for Thirsty Fish
    Myths of Enlightenment
    The Lost Writings of Wu Hsin
  • Alan Watts
    The Book
    The Wisdom of Insecurity
    Become What You Are
    What is Tao?
  • Roberts, Bernadette
    What is Self?
    The Christian Contemplative Journey
    The Path to No-Self – SUNY – State Univ. of NY
    The Experience of No Self – SUNY – State Univ. of NY

Carse, David   Perfect Brilliant Stillness

Harding,  D.E.  On Having No Head

Hedderman, Paul    Escape to Everywhere

Klein, Jean   I AM

Marshall, Bart  The Perennial Way

John Blofield – translator  The Zen Teachings of Huang Po

Nisargadatta  Seeds of Consciousness
Nisargadatta  Consciousness and the Absolute
Nisargadatta  Prior to Consciousness
Nisargadatta  The Ultimate Medicine

Krishnamurti, UG   The Mystique of Enlightenment   edited Mukunda Rao
Krishnamurti, UG   Thought is Dead
Krishnamurti, UG   The Courage to Stand Alone

Segal, Suzanne   Collision with the Infinite

Rose, Richard     After the Absolute
The Albigen Papers

Parsons, Tony     Nothing Being Everything
Parsons, Tony     All There Is

Packer, Toni        The Silent Question
Packer, Toni        Wonder of Presence
Packer, Toni        Light of Discovery
Packer, Toni        Work of This Moment

Wolfe, Robert      Abiding in Nondual Awareness.

Wheeler,  John    Clear in Your Heart
Wheeler,  John    Awakening to the Natural State

Maharshi,  Ramana, Collected Works- edited Arthur Osborne

Soeng, Mu   The Diamond Sutra

Mitchell,    Stephen         Bhagavad Gita
Mitchell,    Stephen         Tao Te Ching

Balsekar,    Ramesh       Pointers from Nisargadatta Maharaj
Balsekar,    Ramesh       The Final Truth
Balsekar,    Ramesh       Explorations Into the Eternal