What we're about

New Acropolis India is an independent member of an international non-profit association International Organization New Acropolis (IONA) (https://acropolis.org/), represented in over 60 countries. IONA promotes an ideal of timeless values to contribute to individual and collective evolution. Its associative structure guarantees respect for diversity, autonomy and initiative of each of its member associations. Its operational structure enables it to act independently of all political, religious or financial interests.

We have always tried to understand the forms of expression of all cultures, past and present, in an attempt to discover the roots of their works of art, their scientific advances, their religious experiences and their social and human projects through Philosophy, Culture and Volunteering.

Taking inspiration from the timeless principles of the Indian tradition, New Acropolis Cultural Organization works with the specific focus to rediscover India’s rich artistic, scientific and human heritage to offer it as a vital contribution to collective human progress relevant to our times today.

To learn more, contact us on:

Website: http://www.acropolis.org.in

Email: info@acropolis.org.in

Phone: +91-22-2216 3712

Upcoming events (3)

Free Introduction to the Living Philosophy Course (Mumbai)

Free Trial Class Tuesday, 16th Nov| 🕚 7.30 PM | on Zoom.

In what direction is our world moving? What is our role in it? Perhaps the timeless wisdom of ancient civilizations can offer direction, as we encounter questions about the meaning of life. Discover universal principles from the teachings of Plato, the life of Buddha or the tenets of Confucianism, amongst others, to help us navigate through present challenges and uncertainties. Awaken the philosopher-volunteer within you, by daring to live with more authenticity and purpose in our times today. Perhaps it is in realizing our human potential, that we can we build a better future based on Goodness, Truth, Beauty and Justice.
Free Trial Class Tuesday, 16th Nov| 🕚 7.30 PM | on Zoom.
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Course Structure
The course comprises 16 online classes and 4 Volunteering Meetings in order to emphasize the practical application of the teachings across the following 3 Areas:
Know Yourself: How can we better understand ourselves as human beings? Discover practical tools to live life with more freedom, happiness and meaning.
The Individual and Society: What is the role of society and how we can find our place within it? Explore how ethical leadership and education can be harnessed to awaken individuals to their true potential and create a just society.
Philosophy of History: What can we learn from cycles in history, that will enable us to recognize the opportunities of our present times? Can we forge a better future without bettering ourselves as human beings? Perhaps philosophy can offer a solution.
Course Particulars
Limited Seats: Only 15 Students per Course, to allow personalized attention for each student
Course Dates: Free Introduction Tue, 16th Nov, 7:30 PM- 9:30PM
Course Begins Tue, 23rd Nov, 7:30PM
Course Fees: Rs. 7,500 for 20 Weeks

Upon successful completion of the course, the student participant has the possibility to continue advanced study at our Colaba Center.
Camera enabled device required for online classes, to facilitate interaction between students and instructor
Course Enrollment confirmed following a preliminary interaction with instructor | Rights to Admission Reserved
Free Trial Class Tuesday, 16th Nov| 🕚 7.30 PM | on Zoom.

Philosophy for Living: Seeking Contemporary Solutions from Philosophers

Theatrical Interview & Panel Discussion

What would great philosophers across history say to questions we continue to ask ourselves in the context of our world today? Join our celebration of World Philosophy Day, as we encounter Marcus Aurelius, Madam Blavatsky and Plato through a theatrical interview style discussion, to learn the value of the pursuit of truth and wisdom for our times today, and how philosophy can offer direction and stability in uncertain times.

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Philosophy for our Times Event Series
Celebrating World Philosophy Day 2021
In honour of World Philosophy Day, New Acropolis India commemorates the value and need for reviving Philosophy and its practical application for our times today. Join us as we learn from seekers of wisdom across traditions from our past, to discover how we can live better today, and contribute to a better future.

The Everyday Hero (Book Reading and Discussion)

Online event

“Everyone has the desire to change, to improve, to leave the world a little better from the way they found it” - Delia Steinberg Guzmán in "The
Everyday Hero"

This book reading and discussion is an invitation to bring the heroic spirit into our daily life. Join us as we share excerpts from Guzmán’s The Everyday Hero as she offers practical philosophy as a tool to overcome our own self-imposed limitations and live with more courage, clarity and fulfilment.

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Philosophy for our Times Event Series
Celebrating World Philosophy Day 2021
In honour of World Philosophy Day, New Acropolis India commemorates the value and need for reviving Philosophy and its practical application for our times today. Join us as we learn from seekers of wisdom across traditions from our past, to discover how we can live better today, and contribute to a better future.

Past events (497)

Let’s Talk about Happiness! (Webinar)

Online event

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