101 Spiritual Books You MUST Read
Before You Die


spiritual books


Compiling a collection of 101 spiritual books is both a pleasurable and challenging effort. Deciding on which books to exclude (and there are so many other wonderful titles) is an impossible task, and one that may leave some readers unsatisfied. Still, to avoid a list of spirirtual books -- especially a list of 101 Spiritual Books You Must Read Before You Die -- from sprawling to infinity, one must draw the line somewhere.

I'm sure readers will have their own suggestions for favorite spiritual titles and they may respectfully add them to the comments at the bottom of the page. In the meantime, enjoy the fountain of wisdom contained in the books listed below.

Peace to you,
David Gregg


101 Spiritual Books (Click on the images to learn more)

Journey of Your Soul - By Shepherd Hoodwin

Messages From Michael - By Chelsea Quinn Yarbro

More Messages From Michael - By Chelsea Quinn Yarbro

The Michael Handbook - By Jose Stevens & Simon Warwick-Smith

Transforming Your Dragons - By Jose Stevens

Seth Speaks - By Jane Roberts

The Nature of Personal Reality - By Jane Roberts

The Oversoul Seven Trilogy - By Jane Roberts

The Individual & The Nature of Mass Events - By Jane Roberts

Jonathan Livingston Seagull - By Richard Bach

The Bridge Across Forever - By Richard Bach

Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah - By Richard Bach

Emmanuel's Book - By Pat Rodegast

Spiritual Growth - By Sanaya Roman

Personal Power Through Awareness - By Sanaya Roman

Living with Joy - By Sanaya Roman

Opening To Channel - By Sanaya Roman

Channeling - By Jon Klimo

Conversations With God (Complete) - By Neale Donald Walsch

Ask and It Is Given - By Esther and Jerry Hicks

You Can Heal Your Life - By Louise Hay

A Thousand Names For Joy - By Byron Katie

A Course in Miracles - By Helen Schucman

A Return to Love - By Marianne Williamson

The Prophet - By Kahlil Gibran

The Alchemist - By Paulo Coelho

Creative Visualization - By Shakti Gawain

The Power of Now - By Eckhart Tolle

A New Earth: Awakening To Your Life Purpose- By Eckhart Tolle

The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching - By Thich Nhat Hanh

The Miracle of Mindfulness - by Thich Nhat Hanh

Living Buddha, Living Christ - By Thich Nhat Hahn

How to Practice: The Way to a Meaningful Life - By Dalai Lama

The Art of Happiness - by Dalai Lama

Happiness: A Guide to Developing Life's Most Important Skill - By Matthieu Ricard

Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind - By Shunryu Suzuki

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance - By Robert M. Pirsig

A Path with Heart: A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life

Autobiography of a Yogi - By Paramahansa Yogananda

When Things Fall Apart - By Pema Chodron

The Places That Scare You - By Pema Chodron

Wherever You Go, There You Are - By Jon Kabat-Zinn

The Spiritual Teachings of Ramana Maharshi - By Ramana Maharshi

I Am That - By Nisargadatta Maharaj

The Zen Teaching of Huang Po - Translated by John Blofeld

The End of Your World: Uncensored Straight Talk on the Nature of Enlightenment - By Adyashanti

The Yoga of Time Travel: How the Mind Can Deeat Time - By Fred Alan Wolf

The Four Agreements - By Don Miguel Ruiz

Way of the Peaceful Warrior - By Dan Millman

The Teachings of Don Juan - By Carlos Castaneda

The Way to Love - By Anthony de Mello

The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success - By Deepak Chopra

Quantum Healing - By Deepak Chopra

Anatomy of the Spirit: The Seven Stages of Power and Healing - By Caroline Myss

The Artist's Way - By Julia Cameron

The Food Revolution: How Your Diet Can Help Save Your Life and Our World - By John Robbins

The Diamond in Your Pocket - By Gangaji

The Book: On the Taboo Against Knowing Who You Are - By Alan Watts

The Wisdom of Insecurity - By Alan Watts

Memories, Dreams, Reflections - By Carl G. Jung

Be Here Now - By Ram Dass

The Road Less Traveled - By M. Scott Peck

Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism - By Chogyam Trungpa

Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth - By Richard Foster

The Disappearance of the Universe - By Gary Renard

The Self-Aware Universe - By Amit Goswami

New Seeds of Contemplation - By Thomas Merton

A Brief History of Everything - By Ken Wilber

The Seat of the Soul - By Gary Zukov

Journey of Souls - By Michael Newton

Destiny of Souls - By Michael Newton

Many Lives, Many Masters - By Brian Weiss

Twenty Cases Suggestive of Reincarnation - By Ian Stevenson

Children's Past Lives - By Carol Bowman

Many Mansions: The Edgar Cayce Story On Reincarnation - By Gina Cerminara

Out On a Limb - By Shirley Maclaine

Spirit Guides - By Iris Belhayes

The Hero With a Thousand Faces - By Joseph Campbell

The Power of Myth - By Joseph Campbell

The Myth of the Eternal Return or Cosmos and History - By Mircea Eliade

The Bhagavad Gita - Translated by Stephen Mitchell

Tao Te Ching - By Lao Tzu - Translated by Stephen Mitchell

The Essential Rumi - By Jalal al-Din Rumi

The Egyptian Book of the Dead - Translated by Ogden Goelet

The Gospel of Thomas: The Gnostic Wisdom of Jesus - By Jean-Yves Leloup

The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying - By Sogyal Rinpoche

Meetings With Remarkable Men - By G. I. Gurdjieff

In Search of the Miraculous - By P.D. Ouspensky

The Way of the Sufi - By Idries Shah

Journeys Out of the Body - By Robert Monroe

Man's Search For Meaning - By Viktor Frankl

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek - By Annie Dillard

Siddartha - By Herman Hesse

Gandhi: An Autobiography - By Mohandas K. Gandhi

Freedom from the Known - J. Krishnamurti

Think On These Things - J. Krishnamurti

Black Elk Speaks: Being the Life Story of a Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux

I Have a Dream: Writings and Speeches That Changed the World - By Martin Luther King

The Collected Stories of Isaac Bashevis Singer

Emerson: Essays and Lectures - By Ralph Waldo Emerson

Walden - By Henry David Thoreau


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About David Gregg

David is the webmaster of MichaelTeachings.com and also moderates the Michael teachings discussion list at Yahoogroups. He has been a Michael student since 1996 and began channeling as a tool for spiritual enrichment. He is also a professional musician and plays the saxophone, clarinet, and flute, with a lifetime love for jazz and classical music. He enjoys literature and book collecting, and writes short stories in his spare time.

He occasionally writes reviews and profiles of jazz musicians at his jazz blog, Jazz Reader.



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