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Eastern Meditation


Conze, Edward. Buddhist Meditation. New York: Allen and Unwin, 1956.

The Dalai Lama. Stages of Meditation. Root text by Kamalashila; translated by Geshe Lobsang Jordhen, Losang Choephel Ganchenpa, and Jeremy Russell. Ithaca, N.Y.: Snow Lion, 2003.

Humphreys, Christmas. Concentration and Meditation: A Manual of Mind Development. Baltimore: Penguin Books, 1968.

King, Winston L. Theravāda Meditation: The Buddhist Transformation of Yoga. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1980.

Thera, Nyanaponika. The Heart of Buddhist Meditation (Satipattāna): A Handbook of Mental Training based on the Buddha's Way of Mindfulness, with an Anthology of Relevant Texts Translated from the Pali and Sanskrit. 1st U.S. ed. New York: Citadel, 1969.

Wallace, B. Alan. The Bridge of Quiescence: Experiencing Tibetan Buddhist Meditation. Foreword by H.H. the Dalai Lama. Chicago: Open Court, 1998.

Wayman, Alex, trans. Calming the Mind and Discerning the Real: Buddhist Meditation and the Middle View, from the Lam rim chen mo Tson-kha-pa. New York: Columbia University Press, 1978.

Zahler, Leah, ed. Meditative States in Tibetan Buddhism: The Concentrations and Formless Absorptions. London: Wisdom, 1983.

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