About Spiritual Intelligence (SQ)

  • Zohar, D., Marshall, I. (2001) SQ: Connecting With Our Spiritual Intelligence
  • Amramt, Y. (2007) The Seven Dimensions of Spiritual Intelligence
  • Draper, B. (2010) Spiritual Intelligence: A New Way of Being
  • Wilber, K. (2000) Integral Psychology: Consciousness, Spirit, Psychology
  • Kelley, E. (2013) Irreducible Mind: Toward a Psychology for the 21st Century
  • Griffiths, R. (2018) The Spiritual Intelligence Paradigm.

SQ Sources

  • Rajneesh, Bhagwan Shree (1980) Book of the Secrets
  • Muktananda, S. (1978) Play of Consciousness
  • Thomas a Kempis (1441) The Imitation of Christ
  • Rastogi, T. (1982) Islamic Mysticism
  • Tolle, E. (2004) The Power of Now
  • Yogananda, P. (1945) Autobiography of a Yogi
  • Aurobindo, Sri (1940) Integral Yoga

About Transcendental Intelligence (TQ)

  • Wilber, K. (1993) The Spectrum of Consciousness
  • Sharma, A. (2008) The Philosophy of Advaita Vedanta
  • Samraj, Adi Da (2007) Radical Transcendentalism
  • Hawkins, D. (2006) Transcending the Levels of Consciousness
  • Almaas, A.H. (2014) Runaway Realization

TQ Sources

The Tradition of Advaita Vedanta
  • Astavakra Gita
  • Tripura Rahasya
  • Maharshi, R. (1989). Be as You Are: The Teachings of Sri Ramana Maharshi
The Traditions of Buddhism
  • The Diamond Sutra
  • Mahayanavimsaka
  • Lankavatara Sutra
The Jain Tradition
  • Chand, B. (1987) Lord Mahavira
The Tradition Of Samkya Yoga
  • Feuerstein, G. (1989) The Yoga-Sutra of Patañjali
The Adidam Tradition
  • Samraj, Adi Da (1973) The Method of the Siddhas

Cognitive Psychology

  • Segal, Z. et al (2002) Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT)
  • Fulton, P. et al (2005) Mindfulness and Psychotherapy
  • Brown, K.W. (2003) The Benefits of being Present


  • Fairbairn, W.R.D. (1952) Psychoanalytic Studies of the Personality.
  • Greenberg, J & Mitchell, S. (1985) Object Relations in Psychoanalytic Theory.
  • Bion, W. R. (1970) Attention and Interpretation.

Transpersonal Psychology


  • Zohar, D. & Marshall, I. (2001) SQ: Ultimate Intelligence
  • Seil, F.J. (2008) Neural Plasticity and Regeneration
  • Dehaene, S. (2002) The Neuroscience of Consciousness
  • Newberg, A. (2014) Principles of Neurotheology
  • Siegel, D.J. (2013) Interpersonal Neurobiology

Philosophy of Science

  • Kuhn, T. (1970) The Structure of Scientific Revolutions
  • Popper, K. (1959) The Logic of Scientific Discovery
  • Henry, J. (2008) The Scientific Revolution and the Origins of Modern Science
  • Sheldrake, R. (2013) Science Set Free
  • Haisch, B. (2012) The Purpose-Guided Universe: Believing in Einstein, Darwin, and God

Integral Politics and Business

Research Studies on Spiritual Intelligence

1. Studies demonstrating the Benefits of Meditation that also apply to 3Q:

Harvard Unveils MRI Study Proving Meditation Literally Rebuilds The Brain’s Grey Matter In 8 Weeks

A Neuroscientist Explains How Meditation Changes Your Brain

The 23 Amazing Benefits of Mindfulness for Body and Brain

2. Studies showing that 3Q abilities (like creativity and innovation) and 3Q values (like a deeper sense of purpose) increase job satisfaction and contribute to higher productivity:

Purposeful Leaders Shown to Elevate Workplace

Stop Engaging – Start Fulfilling: A New Era of Employee Engagement

Spiritual Intelligence Increases Job Satisfaction

Being happy at work really makes you more productive

3. Studies proving that a 3Q Organisational Culture improves Performance:

The Five Elements of a Simply Irresistible Organisation

How Great Leaders Create Trust

High-Character Leadership Is The Key To Your Company’s Financial Success