Bookstores 101: Where are the spiritual and metaphysical bookstores in NYC?
Updated: April 2014
2 W 14th St New York, NY 10011
Store Hours: Monday to Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Sunday: 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
This shop has a unique and large selection of Eastern & Western philosophy books, tarot cards, crystals, pendulums, calendars, wind chimes, incense, greeting cards, yoga accessories, meditation cushions, instructional & music CD’S & DVD’s, salt lamps, and 20 sections of books- including Spanish
240 East 53rd Street
New York, NY 10022
Monday to Friday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
“A Peaceful Sanctuary in the Heart of Midtown Manhattan”
This bookshop has been open for business for over 30 years; it is owned and operated by the New York Theosophical Society, which has been serving the spiritual needs of New Yorkers of all religions and creeds for well over a century.
Astrology, Tarot, Mind, Science, Buddhism, Hinduism, Judaism, Christianity, Paganism, Western, Esotericism, Occultism and Magic, Feng Shui, Yoga Health, Healing and Exercise, Alternative Medicine, Spiritual Teachers, Children and Parenting, Animal / Human relations, Chakras, Tantra, Cassettes, CD’s and Video’s.
Stick, Stone & Bone (website is down as of 2013)
111 Christopher St.
New York City, NY
A nice selection of metaphysical books and a assortment of “New Age” and Native American CD’s add to its eclectic inventory, along with a small Egyptian section. Add to this, cases of the finest cut and polished mineral specimens, crystal animals, a liberal helping of deity statues, and a large selection of jewelry.
A.R.E Edgar Cayce Bookstore
The Bookstore is located in the A.R.E. Center
241 West 30th Street,
2nd Floor, Buzz in #102,
New York, NY 10001
(Times may vary – so call (212) 691-7690 to check schedule)
Monday to Wednesday: 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Thursday: 12:00 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Books on Cayce, Cayce Health Care, Spiritual Topics
? There is a River
? Edgar Cayce’s Diet and Recipes
? Psychic empowerment
? Tarot and Astrology
Cayce health products:
? Cayce Herbal Remedies and Formulas
? Skin care treatments
? Castor oil treatments
? Therapeutic massage products
Gems and Gift items
? Himalayan salt crystal lamps
(emit negative ions when in use)
? Selection of Gems
? Copper bracelets, cold coins and magnets (recommended by Cayce for their healing properties)
Fantastic selection of Science of Mind books and cassettes, Early New Thought Authors, Ernest Holmes, Law of Attraction.
Bookstore Hours: Tuesday through Saturday: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (and half an hour before and after most programs)
Largest selection of Steiner Books in NYC
Curative & Special Education
Medicine, Health & Nutrition
Biodynamic Gardening & Farming
Self-development & Meditation
Karma & Reincarnation
22 East 30th Street NY, NY 10012
Tel: (212) 219-2527
Bookstore Hours: Monday to Saturday 10 a.m.-10 p.m. & Sunday 10 a.m. -6 p.m.
An eclectic selection of books from eastern, western, and indigenous spiritual traditions for soul, body and mind and an array of world music, cards, aromatherapy products, and unique gifts.
Integral Yoga Bookstore
227 West 13th Street
New York, NY 10011
Tel: (212) 929-0586
Monday to Thursday: 8:45 a.m. ? 8 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: 8:45 a.m. ? 9 p.m.
Sunday: 9:45 a.m. ? 6:30 p.m.
(Sundays in August: 9:45 a.m. ? 2:30 p.m.)
Sharing space with the Integral Yoga Institute, the Integral Yoga Bookstore has a select assortment of the finest books on Yoga, spiritual growth and holistic health. Our topics include: meditation; world religions; spirituality; holistic health; Ayurveda; vegetarianism; veganism; live foods; macrobiotic nutrition; cookbooks; prenatal and postpartum yoga and health; children’s yoga; arts and creativity and more!
The Bookstore also carries yoga props and supplies including: yoga mats, yoga mat bags, meditation cushions and benches, blocks and belts. We also carry devotional altar statues, bells, sacred imagery jewelry, cards and gifts.
You will also find a great selection of DVDs (for beginners, advanced students, prenatal and postpartum women, children, and seniors) and a beautiful selection of music, yoga and relaxation CDs.
22 West 15th Street
New York, NY 10011
Phone: (212) 807-0563
Fax: (212) 807-0565
Hours: Mon to Fri 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. & Sun 11 a.m – 4 p.m.
As part of their mission to promote and preserve Tibetan culture, Tibet House publishes books, DVDs, videotapes, CDs, and audio tapes drawn from our programs, conferences, and exhibitions, as well as selected other projects that promote Tibetan studies and culture.
Update (2010): East West Bookstore closed its doors on Fifth Avenue in NYC