Favorites of Modern Eastern Philosophy

Stoicism was never intended to be a singular dogma, and there is no reason that it shouldn't be buttressed by views and language that offer slightly different, but complimentary perspective. The below must-reads span the spectrum from ancient Hinduism, Buddhism, and even modern. Purchasing books through PocketStoics helps support the development of our app, blog and online resources.

Meditations by Marcus Aurelius Why it's essential: Reading Meditations is like peering into the soul of a man at the same time a great Roman emperor and sensitive philosopher. It's beautiful, 

Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

Why it's essential:
Reading Meditations is like peering into the soul of a man at the same time a great Roman emperor and sensitive philosopher. It's beautiful, 

Letters from a Stoic by Seneca Why it's essential: Reading Meditations is like peering into the soul of a man at the same time a great Roman emperor and sensitive philosopher. It's beautiful, 

Letters from a Stoic by Seneca

Why it's essential:
Reading Meditations is like peering into the soul of a man at the same time a great Roman emperor and sensitive philosopher. It's beautiful, 

Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl Why it's essential: Reading Meditations is like peering into the soul of a man at the same time a great Roman emperor and sensitive philosopher. It's beautiful, 

Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl

Why it's essential:
Reading Meditations is like peering into the soul of a man at the same time a great Roman emperor and sensitive philosopher. It's beautiful,