B  O  O  K  S

Pour livres en français voir plus loin.

Here is a very useful
a real work of devotion,
offering you on line the texts of
The Gospel of Shri Ramakrishna

(translations (a) by Swami Nikhilananda and (b) by Shri Dharm Pal Gupta) 
The Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda (!)
Vivekananda's Biography


Books covering a vast range of subjects, such as :

Sri Ramakrishna,  Sri Sarada Devi,  Swami Vivekananda,
Bhagavadgîtâ,  Upanishads,  Bhakti Yoga,  Jnana Yoga,
Meditation,  Hinduism,  Children Books,

are available at the Sri Ramakrishna Math, Chennai,
and can be bought online.

Do not skip their beautiful welcome page !
(Flash Introduction - view)


Ramakrishna and His Disciples, Christopher Isherwod, Advaita Ashrama.
Sayings of Sri Ramakrishna, An exhaustive collection, Sri Ramakrishna Math.
Sri Ramakrishna and His unique Message, Swami Ghanananda, Ramakrishna Vedanta Centre.
Sri Ramakrishna Upanishad, C. Rajagopalachari, Sri Ramakrishna Math.
The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna, Mahendranath Gupta ("M"), transl. from Bengali by Swami Nikhilananda (also available in an abridged edition).

SRI SARADA DEVI (The Holy Mother)
The Motherhood of God, Swami Brahmeshananda, Sri Ramakrishna Math.
Sri Sarada Devi, The Great Wonder (A compilation of Revelations, Reminiscences and Studies by Apostles, Monks, Savants, Scholars and Devotees), Advaita Ashrama.

Salvation and Service, Advaita Ashrama.
For the Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda,
besides the Sri Ramakrishna Math, see here

Srimad Bhagavad Gita, English transl. and commentary by Swami Tapasyananda, Sri Ramakrishna Math.
Ramanuja on the Gita, S. S. Raghavachar, Advaita Ashrama.
The Ethical Philosophy of the Gîtâ, P. N. Srinivasachari, Sri Ramakrishna Math.

Gems from the Upanishads, H. B. Phillips, Sri Ramakrishna Math.
Eight Upanishads with the Commentary of Sankaracharya (2 volumes), transl. Swami Gambhirananda, Advaita Ashrama.

Bhakti Ratnavali (an Anthology from the Srimad Bhagavatam), transl. and commentary by Swami Tapasyananda, Sri Ramakrishna Math.
Narada Bhakti Sutras (Aphorisms on the Gospel of Divine Love), text, transl. and commentary by Swami Tyagisananda, Sri Ramakrishna Math.
Narada Bhakti Sutras, transl. and commentary by Swami Bhuteshananda, Advaita Ashrama.
Narada's Way of Divine Love (Narada Bhakti Sutras), transl. and commentary by Swami Prabhavananda, Sri Ramakrishna Math.

O T H E R    S O U R C E S

Here is a German site offering a wealth of books on
Indian Religions and Philosophies, Arts, Literature, Traditions, etc.
The books published by the Ramakrishna Math & Mission
are there available and can be ordered online.
Especially for European students this is a most convenient source.

In this Indian Site you can finds books
sometimes difficult to track through other sources.

Livres  et autres en  français

Un riche catalogue, comprenant  livres sur le Védanta, l'Hindouisme, autres grandes Religions du monde, Maîtres spirituels, CD et fournitures, se trouve sur le site du Centre Védantique Ramakrishna à Gretz.

     Michel Meex, Christine More et Swami Amarananda (Président du Centre Ramakrishna en Suisse) ont traduit en français le Shri Shri Ramakrishna Lilaprasanga, la biographie de Shri Ramakrishna écrite en Bengali par Son disciple direct Swami Saradananda (Editions du Cerf, Paris). Veuillez voir ici.

vous trouvez une belle et riche revue en ligne.