Recommended Books Recommended Books Support IMC and IRC when you order from Amazon; use any of the book links below, or click here: Amazon Search. A small percentage will be contributed to IMC. Other non-book items you purchase through Amazon after you enter the site through these links will also contribute to IMC. For even more additional benefit to IMC and IRC you can also sign up with Amazon Smile, a simple and automatic way to support IMC every time you shop through Amazon at no cost to you. Introduction to Insight Meditation Gil Fronsdal, The Issue at Hand Joseph Goldstein, The Experience of Insight Richard Shankman, The Art and Skill of Buddhist Meditation Sharon Salzberg, Real Happiness: The Power of Meditation Jon Kabat-Zinn, Mindfulness for Beginners Further Reading on Insight Meditation Sharon Salzberg, A Heart As Wide as the World: Stories on the Path of Lovingkindness Jack Kornfield, A Path with Heart: A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life Jack Kornfield, After the Ecstasy, the Laundry: How the Heart Grows Wise on the Spiritual Path The Path of Mindfulness Joseph Goldstein, Mindfulness: A Practical Guide to Awakening Nyanaponika Thera, The Heart of Buddhist Meditation: The Buddha’s Way of Mindfulness Gil Fronsdal, Unhindered: A Mindful Path Through the Five Hindrances Sayadaw U Tejaniya, When Awareness Becomes Natural Analayo, Satipatthana: The Direct Path to Realization The Buddhist Path Bhante Gunaratana, Eight Mindful Steps to Happiness: Walking the Buddha’s Path Bhikkhu Bodhi, The Noble Eightfold Path: Way to the End of Suffering Concentration Leigh Brasington, Right Concentration: A Practical Guide to the Jhanas Richard Shankman, The Experience of Samadhi: An In-depth Exploration of Buddhist Meditation Lovingkindness Sharon Salzberg, Lovingkindness: The Revolutionary Art of Happiness Introduction to the Buddha’s Teachings Gil Fronsdal, The Dhammapada Gil Fronsdal, The Buddha Before Buddhism: Wisdom from the Early Teachings Bhikkhu Bodhi, In the Buddha’s Words: An Anthology of Discourses from the Pali Canon Susan Murcott, The First Buddhist Women: Poems and Stories of Awakening Illness and pain Toni Bernhard, How to Live Well with Chronic Pain and Illness Shinzen Young, Break Through Pain: A Step-by-Step Mindfulness Meditation Program for Transforming Chronic and Acute Pain IMC Community Passing It On: Writing and art by lay practitioners connected with the Insight Meditation Center in Redwood City, California. It demonstrates that helpful teachings can be found in the ordinary lives of lay practitioners. 2015 (View) 2014 (View) 2012 (View) 2011 (View) 2009 HTML PDF IMC Library IMC has a small library behind the meditation hall. The library is available during most of our events for borrowing books. Please be conscientious about returning them to the Book Return box within 4 weeks. Book donations are welcome. We are accepting books on Theravada Buddhism published within the last ten years. You can place them in the large Book Donation box in the library.