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Books are friends of those seeking wisdom. Some good books can show direction.

Wisdom in action is to practically walk and act in the direction of what we recognise as true, good, just and beautiful.

For all those who love books, poetry, practical philosophy we have at least two events happening every month! Do not Miss!

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Artist, Dreamer, Warrior: Creating an Impact in our World Today

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Before we can imagine a better world, perhaps we need to dream of a better version of ourselves. How can we make our life and thoughts a work of art? Discover the path of practical philosophy as a means to improving the world around us, by bring more beauty, goodness and truth into our daily actions and choices.
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Navigating Challenges the Stoic Way

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Talk conducted by Director of New Acropolis India, Yaron Barzilay.

‘Of things, some are in our power and others are not,’ said Epictetus. In a world of turbulent change, what can help us to navigate through challenging times? Let us draw some inspiration from the Stoics, to have a direction and guide for our lives, towards inner adventure and meaning.
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Being a Knight in the 21st Century

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Knights, much beyond their horses and armour, exemplified qualities such as courage in the face of uncertainty, kindness in the face of challenges, and loyalty in the face of external pressure or expectations. What can we learn from their spirit of adventure, to live with more daring and integrity in our times today?

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Slaying your Inner Dragons: Lessons from Mythology

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Whether it was Saint George slaying the dragon, Theseus subduing the Minotaur, or Durga defeating Mahishasura, beasts from mythology perhaps symbolize dragons of fear, anger or greed within us as human beings. The clues, then, as to how to overpower them, would also come from mythology. Let us explore some legends to learn how to slay our inner dragons and live more heroic lives.

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Living Philosophy - Discover, Awaken, Transform.

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