Reading List for Bryan Wittine, November 2008




Bryan Wittine, PhD:

The Mystical Marriage of the Lover and Beloved:

Jung and the Sufi Path of the Inner Guide


November 14-15, 2008

Suggested Sources for Additional Information


Assagioli, Roberto. The Act of Will. New York: Viking, 1973.

—. Psychosynthesis. New York: Viking, 1965.

—. Transpersonal Development. New York: Crucible, 1991.

Attar, Farid Ud-din. The Conference of the Birds. Afkham Darbandi and Dick Davis, trans.

New York: Penguin Classics, 1984.
Barks, Coleman, trans. The Essential Rumi. San Francisco: Harper San Francisco, 2004.
Bourgeault, Cynthia. Centering Prayer and Inner Awakening. Cambridge: Cowley, 2004.
Chittick, William C. The Sufi Path of Love: The Spiritual Teachings of Rumi. Albany: SUNY,


Corbin, Henry. Alone with the Alone: Creative Imagination in the Sufism of Ibn ‘Arabi.

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1969.
—. The Man of Light in Iranian Sufism. New Lebanon: Omega, 1971.
Eva de Vitray-Meyerovitch. Rumi and Sufism. Sausalito: The Post-Apollo Press, 1987.
Edinger, Edward. Ego and Archetype. New York: Putnam, 1972.
Fadiman, James and Robert Frager, eds. Essential Sufism. New York: Harper, 1997.
Harvey, Andrew. The Way of Passion: A Celebration of Rumi. Berkeley: Frog Ltd., 1994.
—. Light Upon Light: Inspirations from Rumi.  Berkeley: North Atlantic,1996.
C. G. Jung, C. G. Aion, Vol. 9.ii, The Collected Works of C. G. Jung. Princeton: Princeton

University Press, 5th printing, 1978.

—. Mysterium Coniunctionis. Vol. 14, The Collected Works of C. G. Jung. Princeton:

Princeton University Press (2nd ed., 3rd printing), 1976.

Helminski, Kabir, ed. The Rumi Collection. Boston: Shambhala, 2005.
—. The Knowing Heart: A Sufi Path of Transformation. Boston: Shambhala, 2000.
—. Living Presence: A Sufi Way to Mindfulness and the Essential Self. New York: Tarcher,


— ,trans.. Love is a Stranger: Selected Lyric Poetry of Jelaluddin Rumi. Boston: Shambhala,

Hossein Nasr, Syyed. The Garden of Truth: The Vision and Promise of Sufism, Islam’s

Mystical Tradition. New York: HarperOne, 2007.
Star, Jonathon, trans. Rumi: In the Arms of the Beloved. New York: Tarcher/Putnam, 1997.
— and Shahram Shiva, trans. A Garden Beyond Paradise: Love Poems of Rumi. Princeton:

Theone, 1992, 2005.
Stein, Murry. Jung’s Map of the Soul. Chicago: Open Court, 1998.
Sviri, Sara. The Taste of Hidden Things: Images on the Sufi Path. Inverness: The Golden Sufi

Center, 1997.
Tweedie, Irina. Daughter of Fire: A Diary of a Spiritual Training with a Sufi Master.

Inverness: The Golden Sufi Center, 1986.
Vaughan-Lee, Llewellyn. Love is a Fire: The Sufi’s Mystical Journey Home. Inverness: The

Golden Sufi Center, 2000.

—. Sufism: The Transformation of the Heart. Inverness: The Golden Sufi Center, 1995.
—. Catching the Thread: Sufism, Dreamwork, and Jungian Psychology. Inverness: The

Golden Sufi Center, 1998.

— , ed. Travelling the Path of Love: Sayings of the Sufi Masters. Inverness: The Golden Sufi

Center, 1995.
Wehr, Gerhard. The Mystical Marriage: Symbol and Meaning of the Human Experience.

London: Aquarian, 1990.