Bookstore Timing

Our Bookstore is now open every Saturday from 11 am to 1 pm.
Visitors need to wear mask inside the bookstore.

Our bookstore has a good selection of Vedanta, Ramakrishna, and Vivekananda literature; and books about the lives and teachings of saints in all major spiritual traditions.

CDs and DVDs of classical music and spiritual topics are also available, as well as incense and burners, and a small selection of spiritual art objects.


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You may inquire by phone or email for our latest inventory.

For driving directions, click here.

During bookstore hours, you can reach us by telephone at (916) 489-2116.
You can email us anytime at

We are not equipped for on-line sales. Here are some links to well-established online bookstores at other Vedanta centers:

At Hollywood, California –
At St. Louis, Missouri. –
At New York, New York. –

Recommended Reading

  • Sri Ramakrishna
  • Sri Sarada Devi
  • Swami Vivekananda
  • Spiritual Life
  • Vedanta Scriptures
  • World Religions
The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna – M.
Divine Play of Sri Ramakrishna – Swami Saradananda
Life of Ramakrishna – Romain Rolland
Holy Mother – Swami Nikhilananda
Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi – Swami Gambhirananda
Vivekananda: A Biography – Swami Nikhilananda
Vivekananda: Yogas and Other Works – Swami Vivekananda
Raja Yoga – Swami Vivekananda
Jnana Yoga – Swami Vivekananda
Bhakti Yoga – Swami Vivekananda
Karma Yoga – Swami Vivekananda
Ascent to Spiritual Illumination – Swami Ashokananda
Seeing God Everywhere – Swami Shraddhananda
Spiritual Life of the Householder – Swami Ranganathananda
Universal Message of the Bhagavad Gita 3 Vols. – Swami Ranganathananda
A Guide to a Boddhisatva’s Way of Life – Shantideva
The Imitation of Christ
The Way of a Pilgrim: and The Pilgrim Continues His Way