Yoga Reading List

Here is a list of spiritual texts that I have found help give guidance and a method of self-reflection.

A year of living your yoga Judith Lasater,
Ajahn Chah Food For the Heart-The Collected Teachings of Ajahn Chah
Alan Watts Out of Your Mind-12 CDs
Alan Watts The Way of Zen
Ark Kashyap, S. and Gayatri Little Book of the Self: Jewels in the Crown of Self-Realization. Santa Fe, NM: Wisdom Wave. 2000.
Asana, Pranayama, Mudra, Bandha Swami Satyananda Saraswati.
Autobiography of a Yogi Paramahansa Yogananda.
Barbara Stoler Miller Translator. The Bhagavad-Gita. New York and London: Bantam Books, l986.
Barbara Stoler Miller Yoga: Discipline of Freedom, The Yoga Sutra Attributed to Patanjalii. University of California: Bantam, l998.
Bernie Clark The complete guide to Yin Yoga
Bhikkhu Bodhi The Noble Eightfold Path
BKS Iyengar Light on Pranayama
BKS Iyengar Light on Yoga
Chogyam Trungpa Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism
Dalai Lama Live in a Better Way
Dan Millman Way of the Peaceful Warrior
Deborah Adele The Yamas and Niyamas
Deepak Chopra Perfect Health
Deepak Chopra The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success
Donna Farhi Bringing Yoga to Life
Donna Farhi Yoga Mind, Body & Spirit
Doug Keller Anusara Yoga
Doug Keller Refining the Breath-Pranayama in the Anusara Style of Yoga
Eckhart Tolle A New Earth-Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose
Eckhart Tolle Entering the Now-2 CDs
Eckhart Tolle Stillness Speaks
Eckhart Tolle The Power of Now
Ervin Laslow Science and the Akashic Field. Inner Traditions: Rochester, Vermont, 2004.
Gangaji The Diamond in Your Pocket
Gary Kraftsow Yoga for Wellness
Glenn Mullin Gems of Wisdom, from the Seventh Dalai Lama. Ithaca, New York: Snow Lion Publications,1999.
Holy Text The Bible
Jack Kornfield After the Ecstasy, the Laundry
John Scott Astanga Yoga: The Definitive Step-by-Step Guide to Dynamic Yoga. New York: 4 Three Rivers Press, 2000.
Jon Kabat-Zinn Wherever You Go There You Are
Joseph Goldstein One Dharma
Juan Mascaro The Upanishads
K Forti Fractals of God: A psychologist’s near-death experience and journeys into the mystical.
Kahlil Gibran The Prophet
Ken Wilbur A Brief History of Everything and A Theory of Everything
Lao Tzu (translation by Stephen Mitchell) Tao Te Ching
Lawrence Gardner Lost Secrets of the Sacred
Leslie Kaminoff Yoga Anatomy
Lorin Roche The Radiance Sutras
Living your Yoga Judith Lasater,
Michael Stone How Yoga Works The Inner Tradition of Yoga
Michael Talbot The Holographic Universe, Harper Collins, NY, NY: 1991.
Paramhansa Yogananda Autobiography of a Yogi
Patanjali as interpreted by Mukinda Stiles Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
Philip Self Yogi Bare-Naked Truth from America’s Leading Yoga Teachers
Ram Dass Be Here Now
Ray Long Entire Anatomy Series
Richard Freeman The Yoga Matrix-6 CDs
Richard Freeman Yoga Breathing-2 CDs
Robert Thurman Circling the Sacred Mountain
Rumi, as translated by Coleman Barks The Essential Rumi
Sarah Powers Insight Yoga
S.N. Goenka The Art of Living
Sogyal Rinpoche The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying
Sri Aurobindo Integral Yoga.
Stephen Cope Yoga and The Quest for the True Self
Stephen Mitchell The Gospel According to Jesus
Swami Muktananda Play of Consciousness
Swami Rama Living with the Himalayan Masters
Swami Vivekananda Raja Yoga
Sylvia Boorstein That’s Funny, You Don’t Look Buddhist
Thich Nhat Hanh The Ultimate Dimension-An Advanced Dharma Retreat on the Avatamasaka and Lotus Sutras 6 CD’s
Thomas Ashley-Farrand Healing Mantras
Tiamni The Science of Yoga. Wheaton, Illinois: Quest Books, Theosophical Publishing House, 1967.
Translation by Stephen Mitchell Bhagavad Gita
Translation by Thomas Cleary The Essential Tao
Various Back Issues of Yoga Journal from about 1998 until 2005
Various Issues of Tri-Cycle-Buddhist Journal
Wayne Dyer The Power of Intention Definitive Step-by-Step Guide to Dynamic Yoga. New York: Three Rivers Press, 2000.
Wisdom of the ancient Sages Swami Rama