On Yoga:

Ashtanga Yoga Anusthana by R. Sharath Jois

Guruji by Guy Donahaye and Eddie Stern

Yoga Mala by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois

Yoga Sadhana for Mothers by Sharmila Desai and Anna Wise

The Yoga Sutra of Patanjali (any translation you can find, read several!)

The Bhagavad Gita (any translation you can find, read several!)

The Upanishads (any translation you can find)

On Ayurveda:

Prakruti: Your Ayurvedic Constitution by Robert Svoboda

Ayurveda and the Mind by David Frawley

If you have pain:

Pain Free, by Pete Egoscue

Other Books that might feed your practice and soul:

The Way of Liberation by Adyashanti

The End of Your World: Uncensored Straight Talk on the Nature of Enlightenment by Adyashanti

The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel van der Kolk

Letting Go: The Pathway of Surrender by David R. Hawkins M.D., Ph.D.

I Am That by Sir Nisargadatta Maharaj

Letters on Love and Other Difficulties by Rainer Maria Rilke

The Gift poems by Hafiz, translated by Daniel Ladinsky

The Untethered Soul by Michael A. Singer

Books that might help with practice off the mat (Relationships):

How to Be and Adult in Relationships: The Five Keys to Mindful Loving by David Ricoh

Taming the Tiger Within by Thich Nhat Hanh

Nonviolent Communication by Marshall B. Rosenberg

The Mindful Path to Self-Compassion by Christopher K. Germer Ph.D.

Self-Compassion by Kristin Neff Ph. D.

for parents, All five directly Above and:

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish

The Whole Brain Child by Daniel J. Siegel, M.D.


Buddha at the Gas Pump

True Love, The Heart of Awakened Relationship by Adyashanti


Joseph Campbell and the Power of Myth (Currently on Netflix)


The Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies

Yogic Studies