He set forth the Dhamma, good in the beginning, good in the middle, good in the end, possessed of meaning and the letter, and complete in everything; and he proclaims the holy life that is perfectly pure. Seeing such consummate ones is good indeed.” Kalama SuttaAN 3.65


The Noble Eightfold Path, Bhikkhu Bodhi
What the Buddha Taught, Walpola Rahula
The Buddha and His Teaching, Narada Thera
Don’t Look Down on the Defilements: They Will Laugh at You, Sayadaw U Tejaniya
Living This Life Fully, Stories and Teaching of Munindra, Mirka Knaster
Readings from this book
The Experience of Insight, Joseph Goldstein
A Path with Heart, Jack Kornfield
Lovingkindness: The Revolutionary Art of Happiness, Sharon Salzberg
Faith: Trusting Your Own Deepest Experience, Sharon Salzberg
Practical Insight Meditation, Mahasi Sayadaw
In This Very Life: Liberation Teachings of the Buddha,U Pandita Sayadaw
The State of Mind Called Beautiful, U Pandita Sayadaw
Mindfulness in Plain English, Bhante Gunaratana
Eight Steps to a Mindful Life, Bhante Gunaratana
The Dhammapada, Gil Fronsdal
In the Buddha’s Words, Bhikkhu Bodhi
The Miracle of Mindfulness, Thich Nhat Hanh
The Life of the Buddha, Nyanamoli
The Great Disciples of the Buddha, Bhikkhu Bodhi, ed.
Voices of Insight, Sharron Salzberg


The Heart of Buddhist Meditation, Nyanaponika Thera
Seeking the Heart of Wisdom, Joseph Goldstein & Jack Kornfield
Insight Meditation: The Practice of Freedom, Joseph Goldstein
A Heart as Wide as the World, Sharon Salzberg
After the Ecstasy, the Laundry, Jack Kornfield
Heartwood of the Bodhi Tree, Buddhadasa Bhikkhu
The Four Foundations of Mindfulness, U Silananda
The Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha, Bhikkhu Nyanamoli and Bhikkhu Bodhi
Manual of Insight, Mahasi Sayadaw
Awareness Alone is Not Enough, Sayadaw U Tejaniya


One Dharma, Joseph Goldstein
Living Dhamma, Jack Kornfield
Dhamma Everywhere, Sayadaw U Tejaniya
Going to Pieces Without Falling Apart & Going on Being, Mark Epstein
The Sutta, Nipata H. Saddhatissa, tr.
Numerical Discourses, Bhikkhu Bodhi
Anguttara Nikaya: An Anthology, Nyanaponika Thera, tr.
The Connected Discourses of the Buddha (Samyutta), Bhikkhu Bodhi
The Long Discourses of the Buddha, Maurice Walshe, tr.
A Comprehensive Manual of Abhidhamma, Bhikkhu Bodhi, ed.
The Visuddhimagga, Buddhaghosa