Book Recommendations

Here's a list of books that I have found most beneficial.

Who Am I?: The Teachings of Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi

Sri Ramana Maharshi

The most simple, direct pointing to your true nature.

I Am That

Nisargadatta Maharaj

Dissolves your doubts, concerns, and objections. Will dissolve all of your conventional assumptions, if you are willing.

Consciousness and the Absolute: The Final Talks of Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

Nisargadatta Maharaj

A deeper more advanced “I am that.”

Be As You Are: The Teachings of Sri Ramana Maharshi

David Godman

A more detailed explanation of Ramana Maharshi's teachings. Good instructions on surrender.

Autobiography of a Yogi

Paramahansa Yogananda

Will open your mind to whats possible and challenge your entire paradigm. Also imbues within you a deep love and devotion to God.

The Heart of Awareness: A Translation of the Ashtavakra Gita

Thomas Byron

Very high teaching and direct pointing to truth.

Prior to Consciousness: Talks With Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

Nisargadatta Maharaj

Direct talks pointing to your true nature.

The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment

Eckhart Tolle

A great place to start yet holds incredible depth.

Letting Go: The Pathway Of Surrender

David R. Hawkins

Shows you what it means to live in total acceptance and helps you acknowledge the space-like nature of awareness.

Who Cares?! The Unique Teaching of Ramesh S. Balsekar

Ramesh S. Balsekar

A very simple and lighthearted, yet advanced understanding of the path.

The Life of Milarepa

Lobsang P. Lhalungpa

Will deeply humble you and teach you to be absolutely resilient on the spiritual path.

Amrut Laya: The Stateless State

Shri Sadguru Siddharameshwar Maharaj

Full of deep Indian wisdom. Make sure to not get lost in its concepts.