Personal Accounts of Spiritual Emergence – Enlightenment Literature

“Halfway Up the Mountain : The Error of Premature Claims to Enlightenment”

by Mariana Caplan. Hohm Press, Prescott, AZ. 1999.


The Pathwork of Self Transformation
“Pathwork of Self-Transformation”
by Eva Pierrakos. Bantam Books, NY. 1990.

“Collision With the Infinite”

by Suzanne Segal. Blue Dove Press. 1996.


Journey of Awakening
“Journey of Awakening”

by Ram Dass. New Age Bantam Books. 1990.

From Onions to Pearls
“From Onions to Pearls: A Journal of Awakening and Deliverance”

by Satyam Nadeen. Hay House, Inc. Carlsbad, CA. 1996.


“After the Ecstacy, the Laundry: How the Heart Grows Wise on the Spiritual Path”

by Jack Kornfield. Bantam Books. 2000.


Arching Backward

“Arching Backwards: the Mystical Initiation of a Contemporary Woman”

by Janet Adler. Inner Traditions International. 1995.


“Divine Intervention: An Expected Journey from Chaos to Clarity”

by Susan Anderson. Beyond Words Publishing, OR.



Spiritual Emergency: When Personal Transformation Becomes a Crisis (New Consciousness Reader)
by Stanislav Grof (Editor), Christina Grof (Editor)



Coming Home: The Experience of Enlightenment in Sacred Traditions
by Len Hixon, et al


The enlightenment process

The Enlightenment Process: How It Deepens Your Experience of Self, Body, and Community
by Judith Blackstone


The tigers cave

The Tiger’s Cave and Translations of Other Zen Writings
by Trevor P. Leggett


The Chasm of Fire: A Woman’s Experience With the Teachings of a Sufi Master (Element Classic Editions)

by Irina Tweedie


“A Mythic Life: Learning to Live Our Greater Story”

by Jean Houston