Hinduism

The Upanishads

The Upanishads

The Upanishads are Hinduism’s most sacred texts—they are the wisdom portion of the Vedas, the world’s most ancient scripture. The […]

Read more

Shafts of Light

Shafts of Light

This is such a great book, perfect for the bedside table. Consisting of short, inspiring readings which are both helpful […]

Read more

Mahabharata Buck

Mahabharata

Few works in world literature have inspired so vast an audience, in nations with radically different languages and cultures, as […]

Read more

Mahabharata Subrahmanian

Mahabharata

This 850-page translation of the Mahabharata is among the best. Both the Mahabharata and Ramayana have left an indelible imprint on Hindu religion […]

Read more

Ramayana Subrahmanian

Ramayana

This 657-page translation of the Ramayana is lovingly, movingly rendered. If you’re at all interested in the Ramayana, this version […]

Read more

Meditation Its Process Practice Culmination

Meditation

“Meditation,” Swami Satprakashananda writes, “is the final spiritual course.” He continues: Next to meditation is the realization of God, which […]

Read more

Meditation & Its Practices

Meditation and Its Practices

This comprehensive sourcebook examines the scientific, psychological and spiritual properties of Yoga and Vedanta, Hinduism’s two mainstream meditation practices, and […]

Read more

Ramayana Buck

Ramayana

The Ramayana is one of India’s great epics and one that has left an indelible mark on Indian culture, society and […]

Read more

How to Know God

How to Know God

Swami Prabhavananda said that everything that he knew about religion he put into this book. This book is a translation […]

Read more

Vivekananda A Biography

Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda was Sri Ramakrishna’s most prominent disciple and a towering figure in the history of Hindu spirituality. It was […]

Read more

Holy Mother

Holy Mother

This is the best general book on Sri Sarada Devi, written by one of her disciples who was also the […]

Read more

Svetasvataropanisad

Svetasvataropanisad

The Svetasvatara Upanisad is considered the most beautiful of all the Upanishads, which are the ancient wisdom texts of the […]

Read more

Kali Black Goddess

Kali

This is the best book available on Kali. Sri Ramakrishna was a devotee of the Divine Mother Kali and the […]

Read more

In Praise of the Goddess

In Praise of the Goddess

There is no more beautiful translation of the Devimahatmya (otherwise known as the Chandi) available. There are few prose writers as accomplished as […]

Read more

Six Lighted Windows

Six Lighted Windows

Six Lighted Windows is an inspiring visit to six swamis of the Ramakrishna Order who all came to the West […]

Read more

Realizing God

Realizing God

Swami Prabhavananda was the founder of the Vedanta Society of Southern California and a disciple of Swami Brahmananda, Sri Ramakrishna’s […]

Read more

Living Wisdom

This book is an update of the 1945 classic Vedanta for the Western World and is comprised of various authors on […]

Read more

Seeing God Everywhere

The topics discussed in this book cover a range of mystical experiences in the Ramakrishna-Vedanta tradition. The joy of mystical […]

Read more