Practical Philosophy Introductory Course Nationwide Week Commencing 16th January 2017

Those seeking an understanding of our existence and the world in which we live are invited to attend a 10 week course in practical philosophy which shows that there is an underlying unity to everything and that this holds the key to a happy, fulfilling and peaceful life.
Introductory Course Term Fee: €80
What is Practical Philosophy?

Enrol in the Introductory Course €80

Why Philosophy? An explanation:

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10 week course content

Week 1

Practical Philosophy - that which helps us to live truly and happily. How to act wisely and with confidence in all circumstances. Mindfulness exercise 1.

Week 2

Self-Knowledge - the key to wisdom. Being true to ourselves. Mindfulness in all situations.

Week 3

Awareness - the key to self-knowledge. Awakening to reality. The spirit of enquiry. Accessing the stillness within.

Week 4

Living in the present. The 4 states of attention. Mindfulness exercise 2.

Week 5

Living justly. The 6 tyrants within us. Overcoming anger and fear.

Week 6

Developing reason in ourselves. Experiencing deeper levels of being. Stillness and realising our potential.

Week 7

In truth, who am I? Understanding your own nature. The unchanging observer. Mindfulness exercise 3.

Week 8

The 3 energies of the universe. The transendental Self. Discovering true freedom.

Week 9

The energies and their effect on body, mind and heart. The proper use of attention. The 3 states of love. Mindfulness exercise 4.

Week 10

The desire for truth. The way ahead. Living mindfully.

Each weekly session lasts 2 hours, including refreshment break. Enrol online today.

Selection of CDs available

Now available:
Philosophy & Acceptance
Philosophy & Unleashing Your Creativity

Philosophy and Unleashing Your Creativity

This talk examines the true nature of creativity and how to develop it.

Current List of Lectures available on CD

Coming up....

The Easter Lectures The Easter Lectures 2017. Click for details...

Download the Easter 2017 Lecture Schedule

Philosophy and Diversity, Equality and Unity
Speaker: Rutger Kortenhorst
Thursday 11th April 2017
Venue: 49 Northumberland Road
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Lectures coming up....
.......lectures start at 7:30pm

4th April
GALWAY (Ardilaun Hotel) - An Unexamined Life Is Not Worth Living - Michael Ryan
NAAS (Osprey Hotel) - Diversity, Equality and Unity - Rutger Kortenhorst

5th April
DUNDALK (Crowne Plaza Hotel) - Education in The 21st Century - Brendan Tangney
L'DERRY (St. Columb's Park House) - Conscious Listening - John Mannion

11th April
CORK (Metropole Hotel) - An Unexamined Life Is Not Worth Living - Michael Ryan
DUBLIN (49 Northumberland Road) - Diversity, Equality and Unity - Rutger Kortenhorst
DROGHEDA (Townley Hall) - Economics - Camillus Power
ENNIS (Clare Education Centre) - The Qualities of the Creation - Austin Colfer
WATERFORD (Granville Hotel) - Humility - Conall Clancy

12th April
CARLOW (Parish Centre, College Street) - Gratitude - Conall Clancy
NEWRY (Canal Court Hotel) - Diversity, Equality and Unity - Rutger Kortenhorst

18th April
BELFAST (Wellington Park Hotel) - The Light of True Knowledge - Michael Telford
KILKENNY (Butler House) - Free Will - Declan Fitzmaurice

19th April
LIMERICK (Greenhills Hotel) - Patience - Barry Jones
LONGFORD (Family Centre, St. Mel's Road) - Forgiveness - Mary Telford
MONAGHAN (St. Joseph's Pastoral Centre) - Conscious Listening - John Mannion
TRALEE (Rose Hotel) - The Final Destination - Declan Fitzmaurice


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