Practical Philosophy Introductory Course Nationwide Week Commencing 18th September 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....

Cultural Day 2017
Sat 11 November only
Admission: €50

10 Week Course
Starting Monday 2nd Oct

Enrol online - all courses

Saturday Mornings with Socrates and Plato
Course of 8 lectures and discussions
Guest speaker week 9 (2nd December)
Starting 7th October at 10am
on Plato's Republic


Practical Philosophy Introductory Course starting in ....

  • DUBLIN - 49 Northumberland Road, Dublin 4
  • DUBLIN NORTH - Hilton Dublin Airport Hotel
  • DUBLIN SOUTH - Rochestown Lodge Hotel
  • BELFAST Wellington Park Hotel
  • CARLOW - The Parish Centre, College St.
  • CORK - 18 Anglesea Street
  • DROGHEDA - City North Hotel
  • DUNDALK - Carlton House, Dublin Street
  • ENNIS - Clare Educational Centre, Kilrush Road
  • GALWAY - Raven Terrace, Fr. Griffin Road
  • GOREY - Ashdown Hotel
  • KILKENNY - Butler House, 16 Patrick Street
  • L'DERRY - St. Columbs Park House
  • LETTERKENNY - Northwest Training Centre
  • LIMERICK - 67 Catherine Street
  • LONGFORD - Longford Arms Hotel
  • MONAGHAN - Four Seasons Hotel
  • NAAS - 2A Crofton Court
  • NAVAN - Newgrange Hotel
  • SLIGO - Glasshouse Hotel
  • TRALEE - The Rose Hotel
  • TULLAMORE - Tullamore Court Hotel (starting 26 Sep)
  • WATERFORD - 1 George's Street
  • WESTPORT - Hotel Westport


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