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The Red Thread: Buddhist Approaches to Sexuality
by Bernard Faure, University of Princeton Press, 2003
Red Thread Review

The Man Who Was a Woman and other Queer Tales of Hindu Lore
by Devdutt Pattanaik, The Haworth Press 2002,
External review: at
Author’s website

Female Ascetics in Hinduism
Lynn Teskey Denton, SUNY 2004

Gendering the Spirit: Women, Religion and the Post-Colonial Response
edited by Durre S. Ahmed, Zed Books 2002

Passionate Enlightenment: Women in Tantric Buddhism
Miranda Shaw, Princeton University Press 1994

Traveller in Space: In Search of Female Identity in Tibetan Buddhism
June Campbell, Athlone Press, 1996

Women, Androgynes, and Other Mythical Beasts
by Wendy Doniger O’Flaherty, University of California Press 1980