recommended resources

I found the following publications and websites to be helpful during my yoga and Reiki journey:


  • Moonology: Working With the Magic of Lunar Cycles by Yasmin Boland
  • The Only Astrology Book You'll Ever Need by Joanna Martine Woolfolk


  • Anatomy of Spirit: The Seven Stages of Power and Healing by Caroline Myss
  • Complete Book of Chakras by Cyndi Dale
  • Essential Chakra Meditation: Awaken Your Healing Power with Meditation and Visualization by April Pfender
  • Wheels of Life by Anodea Judith 


  • Meditation for the Love of It by Sally Kempton
  • Yoga Nidra: The Art of Transformational Sleep by Kamini Desai


  • Five Element Reiki by Taggart King 
  • Okuden: Second Degree Manual by Taggart King
  • Shinpiden: Reiki Master Teacher Manual by Taggart King
  • Shoden: Reiki First Manual by Taggart King

Spiritual Journey

  • Awakening Shakti: Transformative Power of the Goddesses of Yoga by Sally Kempton 
  • Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield
  • Dark Night of the Soul by St. John of the Cross
  • Entering the Castle: An Inner Path to God and Your Soul by Caroline Myss
  • The Four Desires: Creating a Life of Purpose, Happiness, Prosperity, and Freedom by Rod Stryker
  • The Great Work of Your Life: A Guide for the Journey of Your True Calling by Stephen Cope
  • Interior Castle by Teresa of Avila
  • Sacred Sound: Discovering the Myth and Meaning of Mantra and Kirtan by Alanna Kaivalya
  • Soul Friends: The Transforming Power of Deep Human Connection by Stephen Cope
  • The Wisdom of Yoga: A Seekers Guide to Extraordinary Living by Stephen Cope
  • Yoga and the Quest for the True Self by Stephen Cope


  • Jivamukti Yoga: Practices for Liberating Body and Soul by Sharon Gannon
  • Revolution of the Soul: Awaken to Love Through Raw Truth, Radical Healing, and Conscious Action by Seane Corn
  • Yoga for Life: A Journey to Inner Peace and Freedom by Colleen Saidman Yee