This bibliography contains a list of sources (books, journals, websites, periodicals, etc.) we have used for researching topics about Indonesian esoteric Buddhism published on this website. New references will continue to be added to this list.

Acri, Andrea: “Alternative Approaches to Eight-Century Central Javanese Buddhist Architecture”, in: Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde 167, No. 2-3, pp. 313-321. Leiden (2011).
Bailey, G., and Mabbett, I.: ‘The Sociology of Early Buddhism’. Cambridge (2003).
Barraud, C., and Platenkamp, J.: “Rituals and the Comparison of Societies”, in: Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, Rituals and Socio-Cosmic Order in Eastern Indonesian Societies; Part II Maluku 146, No. 4, pp. 103-124. Leiden (1990).
Batchelor, S.: ‘Buddhism Without Beliefs: A Contemporary Guide to Awakening’. New York (1997).
Baumann, M.: “Global Buddhism: Developmental Periods, Regional Histories and a New Analytical Perspective” in: Journal of Global Buddhism, 2, pp.1-43 (2001).
Bechert: “Buddhistic Modernism: Present Situation and Current Trends”, in: Buddhism into the Year 2000, pp.251–60, Bangkok (1994).
Benn, J.A.: “Burning for the Buddha: Self-immolation in Chinese Buddhism”, in: Studies in East Asian Buddhism, Vol.19, Honolulu (2007).
Bond, George D.: ‘The Buddhist Revival in Sri Lanka: Religious Tradition, Reinterpretation and Response’. University of South Carolina (1988).
Borchert D.M.: “Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 6 Volumes”, in: Macmillan Reference. Detroit etc. (2006).
Bot, Jayeeta Ganguly: ‘Nisraya and Dhutanga in Buddhist Tradition’. (1989).
Buswell, R.E Jr. ‘Encyclopedia of Buddhism, 2 Vols’. New York: Macmillan Reference USA (2004).
Carrithers, M.: ‘The Forest Monks of Sri Lanka: An Anthropological and Historical Study’. Oxford Calcutta 1986 (1983).
Cleary, Thomas: ‘The Flower Ornament Scripture: A Translation of the Avatamsaka Sutra’. Boston: Shambhala (1993).
Cohen, Matthew Isaac (2007): ‘Contemporary Wayang in Global Contexts’.
Conze, Edward: ‘The Large Sutra on Perfect Wisdom’. Berkley: University OF California Press (1975).
Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse: ‘What Makes You not a Buddhist’. Boston & London (2007).
Endraswara, Suwardi: ‘Etika Hidup Orang Jawa: Pedoman Beretika dalam Menjalani Kehidupan Sehari-hari’. Yogyakarta: Narasi (2010);

— ‘Falsafah Hidup Jawa: Menggali Mutiara Kebijakan dari Intisari Filsafat Kejawen’. Yogyakarta: Cakrawala (2010);

.— ‘Kebatinan Jawa dan Jagad Mistik Kejawen’. Yogyakarta: Lembu Jawa (2011).

Faure, B.: ‘Unmasking Buddhism’. West Sussex (2009).
Gardner, G.B.: ‘Keris and Other Malay Weapons’. Singapore: Progressive Publishing Company (1936).
Giebel, Rolf: ‘Two Esoteric Sutras’. Berkley: Numata Center for Buddhist Translation and Research (2001);

– ‘Shingon Texts’. Berkley: Numata Center for Buddhist Translation and Research (2004);

– ‘The Vairocanābhisaṃbodhi Sutra’. Berkley: Numata Center for Buddhist Translation and Research (2006).
Grabsky, Phil: ‘The Lost Temple of Java’. London: Seven Dials (2000).
Groneman, Isaac: ‘The Javanese Kris’; Preface and Introduction by David van Duuren. Leiden: KITLV Press (2009).
Hanegraaff, W. J.: ‘New Age Religion and Western Culture: Esotericism in the Mirror of Secular Thought’. Leiden (1996).
Harsrinuksmo, Bambang: ‘Pamor Keris’. Jakarta: Pusat Keris Jakarta (1985);

– ‘Tanya Jawab Sosial tentang Keris’. Jakarta: Pusat Keris Jakarta (1985);

– ‘Petunjuk Praktis Perawatan Keris’. Jakarta: Pusat Keris Jakarta (1986);

– ‘Mengungkap Rahasia Isi Keris’. Jakarta: Pustakakarya Grafikatama (1990);

– ‘Ensiklopedi Keris’. Jakarta Gramedia Pustaka Utama (2004).

Hartono, Mas Prio: ‘The Mystical World of Java’. Undiscovered Worlds Press (2004).
Heesterman, J.C.: ‘The Inner Conflict of Tradition’. Chicago (1985).
Hill, Jane H.: “Syncreticsm”, in: Journal of Linguistic Anthropology 9(1-2): 244-246. American Anthropological Association (1999).
Janssen, Rob & Breet, Jan de: ̳’Dīgha-Nikāya: De Verzameling van Lange Leerredes’. Rotterdam: Uitgeverij Asoka (2001);

— ‘Khuddaka-Nikāya: De Verzameling van Korte Teksten, Deel I: Sutta-Nipāta & Dhammapada’. Rotterdam: Uitgeverij Asoka (2002).

Johns, A.H.: “From Buddhism to Islam: An Interpretation of Javanese Literature of the Transition”, in: Comparative Studies in Society and History, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 40-50. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (1966).
Kats, J.: ‘Sang Hyang Kamahayanikan’. Leiden: Brill (1910).
Klokke, Marijke J.: “Borobudur: a Mandala?: A Contextual Approach to the Function and Meaning of Borobudur” in: IIAS Yearbook. Leiden (1995).
K.R.T. Tandhara: ‘Serat Darmagandhul [Diterjemahkan dan Diulas oleh Damar Shashangka]’. Jakarta: Dolphin (2011).
Kriswanto, Agung: ‘Pararaton: Alih Aksara dan Terjemahan’. Jakarta: Wedatama Widya Sastra (2009).
Lu Kuan Yu (Charles Luk): ‘Taoist Yoga: Alchemy and Immortality’. New York: Samuel Weiser Inc. (1972).
Lunsingh Scheurleer, Pauline and Klokke, Marijke J.: ‘Ancient Indonesian Bronzes: A Catalogue of the Exhibition in the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam with a General Introduction’. Leiden: Brill (1988).
Magessari, Noerhadi: ‘Candi Borobudur: Rekonstruksi Agama dan Filsafatnya’. Depok: Fakultas Sastra, Universitas Indonesia (1997).
Miksic, John N.: ‘The mysteries of Borobudur’. Hong Kong (1999).
Monier-Williams, M.: ‘Sanskrit English Dictionary’. New Delhi: Asian Educational Services (2008).
Mulder, Niels: “A Comparative Note on the Thai and the Javanese Worldview as Expressed by Religious Practice and Belief”, in: Journal of the Siam Society 58, Pt. 2, pp. 79-85. Thailand (1970).
Olivelle, P.: ‘The Saṃnyāsa Upaniṣads: Hindu Scriptures on Asceticism and Renunciation’. Oxford (1992);

— “Deconstruction of the Body in Indian Asceticism”, in: Asceticism, edited by Vincent L. Wimbush and Richard Valantasis, pp.118–210. Oxford (1998).

Pigeaud, Th.: ‘Javaansch-Nederlands Woordenboek’. The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff (1987).
Purwadi: ‘Dukun Jawa’. Yogyakarta: Media Abadi (2004);

– ‘Kamasutra Jawa’. Yogyakarta: Diva Press (2004);

– ‘Semar: Jagad Mistik Jawa’. Yogyakarta: Media Abadi (2004);

– ‘Ensiklopedi Kebudayaan Jawa’. Yogyakarta: Bina Media (2005);

– ‘Mistik Kejawen Pujangga Ronggowarsito’. Yogyakarta: Media Abadi (2005);

– ‘Upacara Tradisional Jawa: Menggali Untaian Kearifan Lokal’. Yogyakarta: Pustaka Pelajar (2005);

– ‘Horoskop Jawa’. Yogyakarta: Media Abadi (2006);

– ‘Kitab Jawa Kuno’. Yogyakarta: Pinus (2006);

– ‘Petungan Jawa: Menentukan Hari Baik Menurut Kalender Jawa’. Yogyakarta: Pinus (2006);

– ‘Ensiklopedi Adat Istiadat Budaya Jawa’. Yogyakarta: Panji Pustaka (2007);

– ‘Filsafat Jawa dan Kearifan Lokal’. Yogyakarta: Panji Pustaka (2007);

– ‘Folklor Jawa’. Yogyakarta: Pura Pustaka (2008);

– ‘Prabu Brawijaya’. Yogyakarta: Oryza (2013).

Raffles, Thomas Stamford: ‘The History of Java vol I’. London (1817).
Rampton, Ben: “Crossing”, in: Journal of Linguistic Anthropology 9(1-2):54-56. American Anthropological Association (1999).
Ray, Reginald A.: ‘Buddhist Saints in India: A Study in Buddhist Values & Orientations’. New York: Oxford University Press (1994).
Ricard, M.: (translation) ‘The Life of Shabkar: The Autobiography of a Tibetan Yogin’, by Shabkar Tsogdruk Rangdrol, Albany NY (1994).
Ryuichi Abe: ‘The Weaving of Mantra: Kukai and the Construction of Esoteric Buddhist Discourse’. New York: Columbia University Press (1999).
Samuel, Geoffrey: ‘The Origins of Yoga and Tantra: Indic Religions to the Thirteenth Century’. New York: Cambridge University Press (2005).
Schaeffer, K.R.: ‘Himalayan Hermitess: The Life of a Tibetan Buddhist Nun’. Oxford (2004).
Shashangka, Damar: ‘Induk Ilmu Kejawen: Wirid Hidayat Jati’. Jakarta: Dolphin (2014).
Soebardi, S.: “The Book of Cabolek: A Critical Edition with Introduction, Translation and Notes; A Contribution to the Study of Javanese Mystical Tradition”, in: Bibliotheca Indonesica. Leiden: Nijhoff (1975)
Stange, Paul: “The Logic of Rasa in Java”, in: Indonesia No. 38, pp. 113-134. Southeast Asia Program Publications, Cornell University (1984);

— ‘Asian Mystical Religions’. Perth (1995).

Sudibyoprono, R. Rio: ‘Ensiklopedi Wayang Purwa’ Jakarta: Balai Pustaka (1991).
Suksamran, Somboon: ‘Buddhism and Politics in Thailand’. Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 1982.
Tambiah, Stanley J.: ‘Buddhism and the Spirit Cults in North-east Thailand’. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (1970);

— “The Buddhist Saints of the Forest and the Cult of Amulets”, in: Cambridge Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology, Cambridge (1984).Taylor, Gelman Jane: ‘Indonesia: Peoples and Histories’. New Haven & London (2003).

Taylor, J.L.: ‘Forest Monks and the Nation-State: an Anthropological and Historical Study in Northeastern Thailand’. Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (1996).
Ven. Ācariya Mahā Boowa Nanasampanno: ‘Venerable Ācariya Mun Bhuridatta Thera: a Spiritual Biography’. Thailand: Forest Dhamma Books, Wat Pa Baan Taad (2004);

— ‘Paṭipadā: Venerable Ācariya Mun‘s Path of Practice’. Thailand: Forest Dhamma Books, Wat Pa Baan Taad (2005);

— ‘Venerable Ajaan Khao Analayo: a True Spiritual Warrior’. Thailand: Forest Dhamma Books, Wat Pa Baan Taad (2006).

Watson, B.: (translation) ‘The Lotus Sutra’. New York (1993).
Webb, J.: ‘Flight from Reason’. London (1971), Chicago: The Occult Underground (1974).
Weinberger, Stephen, Neal: ‘The Significance of Yoga Tantra and the Compendium of Principles within Tantric Buddhism in India and Tibet’. Dissertation, Department of Religios Studies, University of Virginia (2003).

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