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Must-Read

A list of books that have inspired me, transformed me, revolutionized my thinking and living...this list is not complete yet...

The list is in no particular order - each has impacted me in unfathomable ways:

  1. Atma Nirvritti and Atma Darshan by Atmananda Krishna Menon
  2. Notes on Spiritual Discourses of Shri Atmananda by Nitya Tripta
  3. Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl
  4. Talks with Sri Ramana Maharishi by Munagala Venkataramiah
  5. Peace Pilgrim: Her Life and Work in Her Own Words by Peace Pilgrim and Peace
  6. Steps Towards Inner Peace: Harmonious Principles for Human Living by Peace Pilgrim and Peace
  7. The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna  (Ramakrishna Kathamritha translated to English by Swami Nikhilananda)
  8. On The Road To Freedom vol. 1 and 2 by Swami Paramatmananda Puri
  9. Mata Amritanandamayi - A Biography by Swami Amritaswarupananda
  10. The Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda
  11. Prayer of the Frog 1 and 2 by Anthony De Mello
  12. Song of the Bird by Anthony De Mello
  13. One Minute Wisdom by Anthony De Mello
  14. One Minute Nonsense by Anthony De Mello
  15. I am That by Nisargadatta Maharaj
  16. The Man Who Knew Infinity (a biography of Srinivasa Ramanujan) by Robert Kanigel
  17. The Man Who Loved Numbers (a biography of Paul Erdos)
  18. Awaken Children (series) - dialogues with Mata Amritanandamayi
  19. Zen in the Art of Archery
  20. Srimad Bhagavad Gita (translation by Krishna Warrier, RK Math)
  21. Ramayana (re-told by Krishna Dharma)
  22. Mahabharatha (re-told by Krishna Dharma, also the one by Rajagopalachari)
  23. The World According to Wavelets: The Story of a Mathematical Technique in the Making, by Barbara Burke Hubbard 
  24. CHAOS by James Gleick
  25. Silence of the Heart by Robert Adams
  26. The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle
  27. Stillness Speaks by Echkart Tolle
  28. A New Earth by Echkart Tolle
  29. Transparency of Things by Rupert Spira
  30. Presence -I and II by Rupert Spira
  31. Truth, Beauty, Love by Francis Lucille
  32. Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely
  33. Godel, Escher Bach by Douglas Hofstadter
  34. Many Lives, Many Masters by Brian Weiss
  35. Old Path White Clouds by Thich Nhat Hanh
  36. What is Life? by Schrodinger
  37. Maha Yoga by K Lakshmana Sarma
  38. Ease of Being by Jean Klein
  39. Compassion by Osho
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