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Kalyana Mitta Suggested Reading List

Highly Recommended:

  • The Experience of Insight,  Joseph Goldstein
  • A Path With Heart,  Jack Kornfield
  • Seeking the Heart of Wisdom,  Joseph Goldstein and Jack Kornfield
  • Insight Meditation,  Joseph Goldstein
  • After the Ecstasy, the Laundry,  Jack Kornfield
  • Loving-Kindness,  Sharon Salzberg
  • Faith,  Sharon Salzberg
  • Radical Acceptance,  Tara Brach
  • It's Easier Than You Think,  Sylvia Boorstein
  • Awakening the Buddha Within,  Lama Surya Das

Additional Readings:

  • The Teachings of the Buddha,  ed. by Jack Kornfield
  • The Heart of Buddhist Meditation,  Nyanaponika Thera
  • Emotional Alchemy,  Tara Bennett-Goleman (mindfulness with emotions)
  • Wherever You Go, There You Are,  Jon Kabat-Zinn
  • Everyday Blessings,  Jon Kabat-Zinn (mindful parenting)
  • The Beginner’s Guide to Insight Meditation,  Arinna Weisman

  • The Engaged Buddhist Reader, Parallax Press (anthology of engaged Buddhism)
  • World as Lover, World as Self,  Joanna Macy (ecology)
  • Dharma Gaia: A Harvest of Essays in Buddhism & Ecology,  Alan Hunt Badiner


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