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Suggested Readings

a Kempis, T. (1984). The Imitation of Christ. New York: Vintage Spiritual Classics.

Andresen, J., & Forman, R. K. C. (2000). Cognitive Models and Spiritual Maps. Journal of Consciousness Studies. Controversies in Science and the Humanities, 7(11-12), 4-287.

Anonymous. (2001). The Cloud of Unknowing and other works. London, England: Penguin Classics.

Bennett-Goleman, T. (2001). Emotional Alchemy. How the mind can heal the heart. New York: Random House.

Bien, T., & Bien, B. (2002). Mindful Recovery. A Spiritual Path to Healing from Addiction. New York: John Wiley & Sons.

Blofeld, J. (1977). Mantras. Sacred Words of Power. New York: E. P. Dutton.

Borg, M., Powelson, M., & Riegert, R. (Eds.). (1996). The Lost Gospel Q. The original sayings of Jesus. Berkeley, CA: Seastone.

Dogen, Z. M. (1983). From the Zen Kitchen to Enlightenment (translated by Thomas Wright). New York: Weatherhill.

Feldman, C. (2001). The Buddhist Path to Simplicity. Spiritual Practice for Everyday Life. London, England: Thorsons.

Goldstein, J. (1993). Insight Meditation. The Practice of Freedom. Boston: Shambala.

Hart, W. (1987). The Art of Living. Vipassana Meditation as taught by S. N. Goenka. San Francisco, CA: Harper Collins.

Henepola Gunaratana, B. (2002). Mindfulness in Plain English. Somerville, MA: Wisdom Publications.

Herrigel, E. (1953). Zen in the Art of Archery. New York: Vintage.

John of the Cross, S. (1959). Dark Night of the Soul. New York: Doubleday.

Jung, C. G. (1978). Psychology and the East. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Kabat-Zinn, J. (1994). Wherever you go there you are. NY: Hyperion.

Kornfield, J. (1997). Jesus and Buddha. The parallel sayings. Berkeley, CA: Seastone.

McDonald, K. (1984). How to Meditate. A Practical Guide. Somerville, MA: Wisdom Publications.

Meyer, M. (Ed.). (1992). The Gospel of Thomas. The Hidden Sayings of Jesus. (Interpretation by Harold Bloom). New York: Harper Collins.

Nhat Hanh, T. (1975). The Miracle of Mindfulness. Boston, MA: Beacon Press.

Nhat Hanh, T. (1988). The Sun My Heart. Berkeley, CA: Parallax Press.

Nhat Hanh, T. (1991). Peace is Every Step. New York: Bantam Books.

Nhat Hanh, T. (1995). Living Buddha, Living Christ. New York: Riverhead Books.

Nhat Hanh, T. (1998). Teachings on Love. Berkeley, CA: Parallax Press.

Pagels, E. (1979). The Gnostic Gospels. New York: Vintage.

Palmer, M. (2001). The Jesus Sutras. Rediscovering the lost scrolls of Taoist Christianity. New York: Ballantine.

Roberts, B. (1993). The Experience of No-Self. A Contemplative Journey. Albany, NY, SUNY Press.

Suzuki, S. (1970). Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind. New York: John Weatherhill, Inc.

Teresa of Avila. (1961). Interior Castle. In E. a. T. b. E. A. Peers (Ed.). New York: Doubleday.

Thubten Zopa, R. (1993). Transforming Problems into Happiness. Boston, MA: Wisdom.

Tucci, G. (1973). The Theory and Practice of the Mandala. New York: Samuel Weiser.