Starts: Tue, 23rd of May 2023
Break: Mon, 26th of June to Sun 9th July
Ends: Tue, 8th of August 2023
Cost: $179 per person
Alfred Street, Norwood
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18 Alfred Street
Norwood SA 5067
Practical Philosophy continues after the Introductory Course – The Wisdom Within, with classes that advance and guide students to open their awareness more fully and connect more deeply within themselves. Each Foundation Course covers a single theme that builds on the material introduced in The Wisdom Within. Foundation courses are offered in no particular order, at different times of the year.
This next foundation course, Happiness, will be offered starting Thursday Tue, 23rd of May 2023. The course consists of one session per week for 10 weeks, on Thursday evenings from 6:30pm Each session lasting 2 1/4 hours with a short break in the middle. The cost for this 10-week course is $179. Enrol before 16th May 2023 and enter the “Early Bird” code for only $150.
About the course
How much would you sell your happiness for? Do you ever give it away for free by reacting to another person or a thought? Is it possible to be happy all the time? Or do we have to know misery to be happy? These are the kinds of questions that the Happiness course addresses and along the way touches on such subjects as the importance of the present moment, the power of direct observation and the creativity inherent in centred attention.
The material draws on some of the fundamental western philosophical concepts such as Plato’s divine and human goods as well as introducing us to Marsilio Ficino. Questions such as: