Good Books

A collection of books you may find useful


Swamiji's teaching
Feeding the Soul (published in 2011) - a collection of Ambikananda's sayings by Satchitananda (Ghislaine Raby) originally published in French.
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Read some extracts.

This My Unknown Life (published in 2009) - Swamiji asked Jai Narain to write a book of his teachings

Le Repas de l'Ame (published in 2003) - a collection of Ambikananda's sayings by Satchitananda (Ghislaine Raby).

Hinduism
Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna - M (available in full or in abridged form)
Ramakrishna and His Disciples - Christopher Isherwood
Ramakrishna As We Saw Him - ed. Swami Chetanananda
The Eternal Companion - Swami Brahmananda
For Seekers of God - Swami Shivananda
In Search of God and other poems - Swami Vivekananda
Raja Yoga, Bhakti Yoga, Karma Yoga, Jnana Yoga - four handbook size volumes by Swami Vivekananda
Holy Mother (a life of Sarada Devi) - Swami Nikhilananda
Universal Prayers - publ. Advaita Ashrama
The Incredible Sai Baba [of Shirdi] - Charles Osborne
Autobiography of a Yogi - Paramhansa Yogananda
Songs of Kabir - trans. Rabindranath Tagore
Gita Vahini - Sathya Sai Baba's version of the Bhagavad Gita (there are many other versions of the Gita, and many other books by S. Sai Baba)


Christianity
The Four Gospels - trans. EV Rieu
Autobiography of a Saint - St Therese of Lisieux
The Life of Jesus Christ - Anne Catherine Emmerich

The Indian publications are available from the Vedanta Centre, Bourne End, Bucks. SL8 5LG9 (www.vedantauk.com). The others can be found at Amazon