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James Allen - James Allen, who wrote nearly a hundred years ago, is the author of such books as As a Man Thinketh and The Path of Prosperity.  You may click here for the James Allen index.

George Anderson - George Anderson is the author of the popular We Don't Die and Walking in the Garden of Souls.  You may click here for the George Anderson index.

Maya Angelou - Maya Angelou -- poet, actress, and orator -- has written the famous I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings as well as the more recent Wouldn't Trade Nothing for My Journey Now.  You may click here for the Maya Angelou index.

Marcus Aurelius - Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius penned the classic Meditations, based on the philosophy of the Stoics.  You may click here for the Marcus Aurelius index.

Charlotte Joko Beck - Zen teacher Charlotte Joko Beck is the author of Everyday Zen and Nothing Special.  You may click here for the Charlotte Joko Beck index.

Martha Beck - sociologist Martha Beck is the author of Finding Your Own North Star, based on her experiences as a counselor.  You may click here for the Martha Beck index.

Echo Bodine - spiritual healer and psychic Echo Bodine is the author of A Still, Small Voice and Echoes of the Soul.  You may click here for the Echo Bodine index.

Laurence Boldt - career counselor and author Laurence Boldt is the author of Zen and the Art of Making a Living and The Tao of Abundance.  You may click here for the Laurence Boldt index.

Jean Shinoda Bolen - professor of psychiatry Jean Sinoda Bolen is the author of Crossing to Avalon, Goddesses in Everywoman, Gods in Everyman, and many other popular books.  You may click here for the Jean Bolen index.

Sylvia Boorstein - combining Jewish and Buddhist thought, Sylvia Boorstein has written That's Funny, You Don't Look Buddhist and other humorous interfaith reflections.  You may click here for the Sylvia Boorstein index.

Joan Borysenko - psychologist Joan Borysenko, former director of the Harvard University Mind/Body Center, is the author of Minding the Body, Mending the Mind and A Woman's Journey to God.  You may click here for the Joan Borysenko index.

Edmund Bourne - psychologist Edmund Bourne is the author of The Anxiety and Phobia Workbook and Beyond Anxiety and Phobia.  You may click here for the Edmund Bourne index.

John Bradshaw - known for his work on healing shame and family conflicts, John Bradshaw is the author of Homecoming and Healing the Shame that Binds You.  You may click here for the John Bradshaw index.

Sylvia Browne - psychic and spiritual counselor Sylvia Browne is the author of The Other Side and Back and Blessings from the Other Side.  You may click here for the Sylvia Browne index.

Sarah Ban Breathnach - writer and consultant Sarah Ban Breathnach is the author of the bestselling Simple Abundance and its follow-up books, Something More and The Simple Abundance Companion.  You may click here for the Sarah Ban Breathnach index.

David Burns - Dr. David Burns is a leading teacher of cognitive behavioral therapy techniques. He is the author of Feeling Good, The Feeling Good Handbook, and Intimate Connections.  You may click here for the David Burns index.

Sophy Burnham - having written extensively on Angels, Sophy Burnham is best known for her A Book of Angels, and most recently, The Ecstatic Journey.  You may click here for the Sophy Burnham index.

Leo Buscaglia - Leo Buscaglia is the author of several best-selling books on love, including Loving Each Other and Living, Loving, and Learning.  You may click here for the Leo Buscaglia index.

Julia Cameron - Julia Cameron is a pioneer in creativity education.  Her books include The Artist's Way, Vein of Gold, and The Right to Write.  You may click here for the Julia Cameron index.

Joseph Campbell - the world's best-known scholar of myth, Joseph Campbell has written such works as Myths to Live By and, with Bill Moyers, The Power of Myth.  You may click here for the Joseph Campbell index.

Richard Carlson and Benjamin Shield - editors Richard Carlson and Benjamin Shield have created Handbook for the Heart, Handbook for the Soul, and For the Love of God.    You may click here for the Richard Carlson and Benjamin Shield index.

Edgar Cayce - Edgar Cayce, known as the "sleeping prophet" is one of the most famous psychics/mediums in American history.  We are pleased to feature an excerpt from Sidney D. Kirkpatrick's Edgar Cayce: An American Prophet.  You may click here for the Edgar Cayce index.

Deepak Chopra - Dr. Deepak Chopra is a founding father of mind/body medicine.  His list of bestselling books include Ageless Body, Timeless Mind; Unconditional Life; Quantum Healing; and How to Know God.  You may click here for the Deepak Chopra index.

Sonia Choquette - spiritual counselor Sonia Choquette, Ph.D., is the author of several books on intuition and inner guidance, including The Psychic Pathway.  You may click here for Sonia Choquette's work.

Alan Cohen - Alan Cohen is a writer and speaker whose books include The Dragon Doesn't Live Here Anymore and I Had It All the Time.  Alan brings a warm, humorous approach to his writings.  You may click here for the Alan Cohen index.

A Course in Miracles - having sold over a million copies, A Course in Miracles has established itself as a popular guide to "spiritual psychotherapy."  You may click here for the index of A Course in Miracles.

Ellen Curran - Ellen Curran is a nurse and the author of Guided Imagery for Healing Children and Teens.  You may click here for the Ellen Curran index.

Lama Surya Das - born Jeffrey Miller, Lama Surya Das has become a luminary in the field of American Buddhist thought.  He has written Awakening the Buddha Within and other well-received books.  You may click here for the Lama Das index.

Ram Dass - Ram Dass (Richard Alpert) was among the spiritual forefront in the 1960's, known for his beloved Be Here Now.  Recent books have included How Can I Help and Still Here.  You may click here for the Ram Dass index.

John Dear - Jesuit priest John Dear is the Executive Director of the Fellowship of Reconciliation, an interfaith peace organization.  He is the author of Living Peace.  You may click here for the John Dear index.

Erika Dillman - freelance health and fitness writer Erika Dillman is the author of The Little Yoga Book, an accessible introduction to the practice of yoga.  You may click here for the Erika Dillman index.

Alice Domar - psychologist Alice Domar is the director of the Mind/Body Center for Women's Health at Harvard Medical School.  She is the author of Self-Nurture and Healing Mind, Healthy Woman.  You may click here for the Alice Domar index.

Wayne Dosick - Rabbi Wayne Dosick is the author of Living Judaism: The Complete Guide to Jewish Belief, Tradition, and Practice and Golden Rules: The Ten Ethical Values Parents Need to Teach Their Children.  You may click here for the Wayne Dosick index.

Larry Dossey - Dr. Larry Dossey is known for his studies on the effects of prayer.  Books include Healing Words and Prayer is Good Medicine.  You may click here for the Larry Dossey index.

Jim Dreaver - Jim Dreaver's books include The Way of Harmony: A Simple Approach to Spiritual, Emotional, Physical, and Material Prosperity; and The Ultimate Cure.  You may click here for the Jim Dreaver index.

Diane Dreher - Diane Dreher, Ph.D., is the author of several books based on the Tao Te Ching, including The Tao of Inner Peace and The Tao of Personal Leadership.  You may click here for the Diane Dreher index.

Wayne Dyer - Wayne Dyer, an inspired psychologist, was originally known for his book Your Erroneous Zones.  Recent work includes Your Sacred Self and Real Magic.  You may click here for the Wayne Dyer index.

Byron Earhart - H. Byron Earhart is the editor of the comprehensive Religious Traditions of the World.  You may click here for the H. Byron Earhart index.

Eknath Easwaran - known for his skillful, humorous approaches to meditation and spirituality, Eknath Easwaran is the author of Meditation and several translations of world scripture.  You may click here for the Eknath Easwaran index.

Epictetus - a Roman slave who became a noted philosopher, Epictetus is known for his profound Enchiridion.  You may click here for the Epictetus index.

Marcia Emery - Dr. Marcia Emery is a psychologist, college professor, and writer.  Her books on intuition include PowerHunch!  You may click here for the Marcia Emery index.

Mark Epstein - Dr. Mark Epstein is a psychiatrist and practitioner of meditation.  His books include Going on Being.  You may click here for the Mark Epstein index.

James Fadiman - James Fadiman, along with Rober Frager, penned the accessible Essential Sufism.  You may click here for the James Fadiman index.

Debbie Ford - consultant and author Debbie Ford is the author of The Dark Side of the Light Chasers. You may click here for the Debbie Ford index.

Emmet Fox - a popular lecturer earlier in the 20th century, Emmet Fox is known for his Sermon on the Mount, Diagrams for Living, and other studies of Christian thought.  You may click here for the Emmet Fox index.

Matthew Fox - a former Catholic priest, Matthew Fox now serves in the Episcopalian church.  He is the father of Creation Spirituality, and has written such books as Original Blessing and One River, Many Wells.  You may click here for the Matthew Fox index.

Erich Fromm - Erich Fromm, a noted psychologist, published an immediate best-seller in The Art of Loving.  You may click here for the Erich Fromm index.

Robert Fulghum - beloved for his humorous anecdotes, Robert Fulghum is the author of Everything I Needed to Know I Learned in Kindergarten, Uh-Oh, and other books.  You may click here for the Robert Fulghum index.

Shakti Gawain - a pioneering force in the world consciousness movement, Shakti Gawain is the author of Creative Visualization, Living in the Light, and many other books that explore the power of imagination.  You may click here for the Shakti Gawain index.

Ric Giardina - business consultant and former Intel executive Ric Giardina writes about spirituality and work. He is the author of Your Authentic Self: Being Yourself at Work.  You may click here for the Ric Giardina index.

Joel Goldsmith - spiritual healer and teacher Joel Goldsmith wrote dozens of books, including The Infinite Way, The Thunder of Silence, and The Art of Spiritual Healing.  You may click here for the Joel Goldsmith index.

Niles Goldstein - Rabbi Niles Goldstein is the author of God at the Edge and a contributor to several magazines.  You may click here for the Niles Goldstein index.

Daniel Goleman - a contributor to the New York Times, Daniel Goleman has written Emotional Intelligence.  You may click here for the Daniel Goleman index.

John Gray - known for his work on male/female communication, John Gray is the author of Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus.  You may click here for the John Gray index.

Christina Grof - a therapist, Christina Grof is the author of The Thirst for Wholeness.  You may click here for the Christina Grof index.

Thich Nhat Hanh - residing in his France-based Plum Village, Thich Nhat Hanh is an exiled Vietnamese Zen Master.  His writings include The Miracle of Mindfulness and Peace is Every Step.  You may click here for the Thich Nhat Hanh index.

Linda Harper - psychologist Linda Harper is the author The Tao of Eating and Give to Your Heart's Content (Without Giving Yourself Away).  You may click here for the Linda Harper index.

Andrew Harvey - religious scholar Andrew Harvey is the author of several books on mysticism, including The Direct Path and Son of Man.  He is also the co-author of The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying.  You may click here for the Andrew Harvey index.

Louise Hay - writer, minister and publisher Louise Hay is the author of You Can Heal Your Life, The Power Is Within You, and many other books and tapes in the fields of heath and healing.  You may click here for the Louise Hay index.

Steven Hayes - clinical psychologist Steven Hayes is the developer of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), as well as the author of Get Out of Your Mind and Into Your Life.  You may click here for the Steven Hayes index.

Gay and Kathlyn Hendricks - Gay Hendricks and Kathlyn Hendricks are known for The Conscious Heart and Conscious Loving.  You may click here for the Gay Hendricks and Kathlyn Hendricks index.

Benjamin Hoff - Benjamin Hoff is a Taoist scholar who is known for his well-loved The Tao of Pooh and The Te of Piglet.  You may click here for the Benjamin Hoff index.

Jeffrey Hopkins - Jeffrey Hopkins, Ph.D., is a professor of Buddhism and author of many books, including Cultivating Compassion.  You may click here for the Jeffrey Hopkins index.

Aldous Huxley - Aldous Huxley is the author of The Perennial Philosophy, as well as Brave New World and Doors to Perception.  You may click here for the Aldous Huxley index.

Jewish Publication Society Torah - a definitive translation of the Jewish Torah, this is the 1917 version.  You may click here for the index of the Jewish Publication Society Torah.

Jerry Jampolsky and Diane Cirincione - Dr. Jerry Jampolsky and psychologist Diane Cirincione are known for their work with attitudinal healing.  Books include Love is Letting Go of Fear.  You may click here for the Jerry Jampolsky and Diane Cirincione index.

Robert A. Johnson - a Jungian therapist, Robert Johnson is the author of He, She, We, and several other books on the psyche.  You may click here for the Robert A. Johnson index.

Dan Joseph - Dan Joseph works extensively with A Course in Miracles and is the author of Inspired by Miracles and Inner Healing. You may click here for the Dan Joseph index.

Charlotte Kasl - author and psychotherapist Charlotte Kasl has written extensively on feminism, Buddhism, and psychology.  Her books include Finding Joy, If the Buddha Dated and If the Buddha Married.  You may click here for the Charlotte Kasl index.

Byron Katie - author and speaker Byron Katie has pioneered a new approach to healing called "The Work." Her first book, co-written with Stephen Mitchell, is called Loving What Is. You may click here for the Byron Katie index.

Jane Katra and Russell Targ - healer Jane Katra, Ph.D., and Russell Targ, a researcher into the development of the laser, have teamed up to study spirituality and psychic abilities in The Heart of the Mind and Miracles of Mind.  You may click here for the Jane Katra and Russell Targ index.

Sam Keen - author of Fire in the Belly, Sam Keen has been a spiritual philosopher for many years.  Recent books include Learning to Fly.  You may click here for the Sam Keen index.

Martin Luther King, Jr. - the father of the civil rights movement and a deeply religious man, Martin Luther King, Jr. is often remembered for his "I Have a Dream" speech.  You may click here for the Martin Luther King, Jr. index.

King James Bible (New Test.) - the King James version of the Christian Bible, New Testament.  You may click here for the index of the King James Bible (New Testament).

King James Bible (Old Test.) - the King James version of the Christian Bible, Old Testament.  You may click here for the index of the King James Bible (Old Testament).

Mira Kirshenbaum - Mira Kirshenbaum is a practicing psychotherapist and is clinical director of the Chestnut Hill Institute in Massachusetts.  Her writings include The Gift of a Year.  You may click here for the Mira Kirshenbaum index.

Jack Kornfield - trained as a Buddhist monk, Jack Kornfield is also a Ph.D. psychologist.  His writings include A Path with Heart and After the Ecstasy, the Laundry.  You may click here for the Jack Kornfield index.

Dalai Lama - the Dalai Lama is the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism.  His writings include the recently released The Art of Happiness.  You may click here for the Dalai Lama index.

Brother Lawrence - Brother Lawrence, a cook in a monastery several hundred years ago, authored a small book titled The Practice of the Presence of God.  You may click here for the Brother Lawrence index.

George Leonard - Aikidoist and writer George Leonard is the author of The Way of Aikido, Mastery, and other books on spirituality and the martial arts.  You may click here for the George Leonard index.

Harriet Lerner - psychologist Harriet Lerner is known for her Dance of Intimacy, Dance of Anger, and other books on emotional health.  You may click here for the Harriet Lerner index.

Lawrence LeShan - psychologist Lawrence LeShan has authored a popular book on meditation, How to Meditate, as well as a book chronicling his thirty years of work with cancer patients, Cancer as a Turning Point.  You may click here for the Lawrence LeShan index.

Elizabeth Lesser - Elizabeth Lesser, the co-founder of the Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, New York, is the author of The New American Spirituality.  You may click here for the Elizabeth Lesser index.

Stephen Levine - Stephen Levine and Ondrea Levine have served as spiritual counselors and writers for several decades.  Their work includes Embracing the Beloved and A Gradual Awakening.  You may click here for the Stephen Levine and Ondrea Levine index.

Jacob Liberman - Jacob Liberman is the author of Take Off Your Glasses and See and Wisdom from an Empty Mind.  You may click here for the Jacob Liberman index.

Anne Morrow Lindbergh - poet and essayist Anne Morrow Lindberg is best known for her beloved Gift from the Sea.  You may click here for the Anne Morrow Lindbergh index.

Jennifer Louden - Jennifer Loudon focuses on creating a sense of comfort for her readers.  Books include A Woman's Retreat Book and The Couples' Comfort Book.   You may click here for the Jennifer Louden index.

Bo Lozoff - a founder of the Prison Ashram Project, Bo Lozoff is the author of It's a Meaningful Life: It Just Takes Practice, and We're All Doing Time.   You may click here for the Bo Lozoff index.

Daniel Matt - Daniel Matt, a professor of Jewish mysticism, is the author of The Essential Kabbalah and God and the Big Bang.  You may click here for the Daniel Matt index.

Matthew McKay - psychologist Matthew McKay, Ph.D., is author of Self-Esteem and The Relaxation and Stress Reduction Workbook.  You may click here for the Matthew McKay index.

Dan Millman - Dan Millman, a former gymnast, is best known for his spiritual novel Way of the Peaceful Warrior.  Recent books include Everyday Enlightenment.  You may click here for the Dan Millman index.

Stephen Mitchell - translator, writer and poet Stephen Mitchell is best known for his popular version of the Tao Te Ching.  Other books include The Gospel According to Jesus.  You may click here for the Stephen Mitchell index.

Thomas Moore - soulful writer Thomas Moore is a therapist and author of Care of the Soul, Soul Mates, and The Re-Enchantment of Everyday Life.  You may click here for the Thomas Moore index.

Mary Manin Morrissey - minister, writer, and head of the Oregon-based Living Enrichment Center, Mary Morrissey is the author of Building Your Field of Dreams.  You may click here for the Mary Morrissey index.

Jeffrey Moses - in his Oneness, Jeffrey Moses brings together common themes from the various world's religions.  You may click here for the Jeffrey Moses index.

Julie Motz - energy healer Julie Motz has written Hands of Life about her experiences as an energy healer in the operating room.  You may click here for the Julie Motz index.

Carolyn Myss - intuitive and author Carolyn Myss has written Anatomy of the Spirit and Why People Don't Heal and How They Can.  You may click here for the Carolyn Myss index.

Belleruth Naparstek - therapist and guided imagery author, Belleruth Naparstek has written Your Sixth Sense and the Health Journeys audio series.  You may click here for the Belleruth Naparstek index.

Judith Orloff - psychiatrist and psychic Judith Orloff is the author of Second Sight and Dr. Judith Orloff's Guide to Intuitive Healing.  You may click here for the Judith Orloff index.

Pope John Paul II - the spiritual leader of the Catholic community, Pope John Paul II has written Gift and Mystery and Crossing the Threshold of Hope.  You may click here for the Pope John Paul II index.

Peace Pilgrim - Peace Pilgrim is the name of a woman who trekked across the United States many times in a pilgrimage for peace.  Her luminous writings are collected in Steps Toward Inner Peace.  You may click here for the Peace Pilgrim index.

Hugh and Gayle Prather - Hugh Prather and Gayle Prather have been writing about the spiritual journey for many years.  Books include Notes to Myself, I Will Never Leave You, and Notes to Each Other.  You may click here for the Hugh Prater and Gayle Prather index.

Salle Merrill and James Redfield - Salle Merrill Redfield and James Redfield are known for the blockbuster Celestine Prophecy, The Tenth Insight, Secret of Shambhala and several other books on the spiritual path.  You may click here for the Salle Redfield and James Redfield index.

Rachel Naomi Remen - Dr. Rachel Naomi Remen is the author of the bestselling Kitchen Table Wisdom: Stories that Heal, as well as the newly released My Grandfather's Blessings: Stories of Strength, Refuge, and Belonging.  You may click here for the Rachel Remen index.

Cheryl Richardson - life coach Cheryl Richardson is the author of Make Time for Your Life, a book which draws on her experience in the life coaching field.  You may click here for the Cheryl Richardson index.

Lewis Richmond - writer and entrepreneur Lewis Richmond is the author of Work as a Spiritual Path, a Buddhist look at spirituality and the workplace.  You may click here for the Lewis Richmond index.

Sogyal Rinpoche - Sogyal Rinpoche is a Tibetan monk and author of the well-received Tibetan Book of Living and Dying.  You may click here for the Sogyal Rinpoche index.

Marshall Rosenberg - Marshall Rosenberg is a clinical psychologist, peacemaker, and founder of the Center for Nonviolent Communication. He is the author of Nonviolent Communication.  You may click here for the Marshall Rosenberg index.

Agnes Sanford - a well-known healer and writer during the twentieth century, Agnes Sanford is best known for her book The Healing Light.  You may click here for the Agnes Sanford index.

John Sarno - recommended by thousands of former patients, Dr. John Sarno treats chronic pain from a mind/body perspective.  Books include Mind Over Back Pain and Healing Back Pain.  You may click here for the John Sarno index.

Michael Schmicker - investigative journalist Michael Schmicker is the author of Best Evidence, offering scientific studies on ESP, psychokinesis, mental healing, and more.  You may click here for the Michael Schmicker index.

Martin Seligman - Dr. Martin Seligman is the father of the "positive psychology" movement, and is the author of Learned Optimism and Authentic Happiness. You may click here for the Martin Seligman index.

Barbara Sher - motivational speaker Barbara Sher has written I Could Do Anything If I Only Knew What It Was and It's Only Too Late If You Don't Start Now.  You may click here for the Barbara Sher index.

Florence Scovel Shinn - spiritual writer and lecturer Florence Scovel Shinn is the author of The Game of Life and How to Play It and Your Word Is Your Wand.  You may click here for the Florence Scovel Shinn index.

Bernie Siegel - a pioneer in the exploration of mind/body healing, Dr. Bernie Siegel is the author of Love, Medicine and Miracles; Peace, Love and Healing; and How to Live Between Office Visits.  You may click here for the Bernie Siegel index.

Huston Smith - professor Huston Smith is the author of the perennially best selling work on comparative religions, The World's Religions.  You may click here for the Huston Smith index.

David Spangler - formerly a co-director of the Findhorn Institute in Scotland, David Spangler is a spiritual writer and speaker.  His books include Blessing and The Call.  You may click here for the David Spangler index.

Tao Te Ching - the Tao Te Ching is a foundation of Taoist thought.  Written by a mysterious philosopher named Lao-Tzu.  You may click here for the Tao Te Ching index.

John Tarrant - John Tarrant, a Zen-oriented psychotherapist, is the author of The Light Inside the Dark.  You may click here for the John Tarrant index.

Mother Teresa - known throughout the world for her acts of kindness, Mother Teresa's writing has been collected in A Simple Path and In the Heart of the World.  You may click here for the Mother Teresa index.

Henry David Thoreau - American philosopher Henry David Thoreau is known for his Walden and Essay on Civil Disobedience.  You may click here for the Henry David Thoreau index.

Colin Tipping - therapist and workshop leader Colin Tipping is the developer of the Radical Forgiveness therapy approach, and is the author of Radical Forgiveness.  You may click here for the Colin Tipping index.

Eckhart Tolle - writer Eckhart Tolle is the author of The Power of Now and Practicing the Power of Now.  You may click here for the Eckhart Tolle index.

James Van Praagh - skilled medium James Van Praagh is the author of Talking to Heaven, Reaching to Heaven, and his newest Healing Grief.  You may click here for the James Van Praagh index.

Pir Vilayat - Sufi leader Pir Vilayat has written many books, including the recent Awakening: A Sufi Perspective.  You may click here for the James Allen index.  You may click here for the Pir Vilayat index.

Neale Donald Walsch - Neale Donald Walsch's Conversations with God books quickly became best sellers.  You may click here for the Neale Donald Walsch index.

Brad Warner - Zen priest and former punk rocker Brad Warner has authored several books about Zen.  You may click here for the Brad Warner index.

Andrew Weil - Dr. Andrew Weil is the author of Spontaneous Healing and other health-related books and articles.  You may click here for the Andrew Weil index.

Brian Weiss - Dr. Brian Weiss is the author of Many Lives, Many Masters, Messages from the Masters, and other books on inner healing.  You may click here for the Brian Weiss index.

Angel Kyodo Williams - Zen priest and African-American entrepreneur Angel Kyodo Williams is the author of Being Black: Zen and the Art of Living with Fearlessness and Grace.  You may click here for the Angel Williams index.

Marianne Williamson - known for her work with A Course in Miracles, Marianne Williamson's A Return to Love and A Woman's Worth sold in the millions of copies.  You may click here for the Marianne Williamson index.

Meredith Young-Sowers - Meredith Young-Sowers is a founder of Stillpoint Publishing and a spiritual teacher and healer. She is the author of Wisdom Bowls and other books. You may click here for her work.


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