Living Philosophy (Free Trial Class) @Khar
New Acropolis Khar
19th A Road
This introductory course establishes the basic foundation of every aspiring Philosopher. The curriculum comprises of traditional knowledge, presented as a comparative study of Classical Philosophies, and helps each student to develop a sensitive ability to recognize and internalize the fundamental Laws that govern Nature, and Humanity. The course material serves as a basic introduction to ancient cultures and investigates the origins of humanity – a time when the Invisible Consciousness was respected, drawing a sense of wonder and esoteric mysticism. New Acropolis strives to preserve this universal heritage, by offering it as an integral part of its scholastic development. Living Philosophy : Discover – Awaken – Transform Course Syllabus, 15 Sessions (30 Hrs): Know ThyselfLiving Philosophy – Need for Inner ChangeInvestigate the Ancient Indian understanding of Man7 Fold Constitution of ManThe Ethical Life of a DiscipleThemes from Ancient Indian Tradition The Great Universal WarAnimal Self vs. Human SelfThe Internal Battle of KurukshetraSvadharma and Karma YogaThemes from The Bhagawad Gita Buddha and the Path to Liberation Lessons from the Life of The BuddhaProcess of Self-TransformationThe Middle Path, 4 Noble TruthsThemes from The Dhammapada Hearing the Voice of the SilenceSymbolism of Tibetan Vajrayana TraditionH.P. Blavatsky and the origins of a mystical manual for disciplesRecognizing the Mayavic nature of the WorldThemes from The Voice of the Silence Practical Principles from the Ancient WorldMaking your Actions meaningful and sacredJustice, Ancient EgyptHarmony, ConfuciusPath of Happiness, Aristotle The Artist, The Lover, The Philosopher – Who are you?Macro-bios: The Living UniverseTrue Freedom, Stoic Principles3 Paths to expressing Unity, PlotinusNeo-Platonism Introduction to Socio-PoliticsThe role and importance of SocietyThe Maieutic Approach, SocratesEducation and Justice in Society, PlatoThe Metaphysical Disaster The Allegory of the CaveThe last School of Mystery, PythagorasAllegory of the Cave, PlatoThe Political & Philosophical IdealFounding Principles of New Acropolis Types of Governance4 Types of ManModels of Governance, PlatoThe Triumphs and Challenges of DemocracyOrganizational structure of Traditional Society Path to MysteryRoles in Ancient Society: Children, Adolescence, EldersTraditional Education and Tribal InitiationMystical and Magical Initiation When Myth and History meetReliability of HistoryMyths: Truths hidden in MythologyChronological Time, Sacred Time, Mythical TimeHow Myth drives History Cycles within History Natural Law of CyclesCycles of Time: Hindu Yugas, Great Year of PlatoChallenges and Opportunities of our times Esoteric History of Man 7 Kingdoms of LifeManas & the Evolution of Human ConsiousnessThe Discipular Path: Devotion, Investigation, Service So, where do we go from here? Students will earn diplomas certifying completion of the course by attending at least 80% of the classes. Course @ Khar (Every Tuesday, 7:30PM-9:30PM)Free Introduction – Tuesday 28th Aug 2018, 7:30PMCourse starts – Tuesday 4th Sep 2018, 7:30PM To find our new branch venue, please type “New Acropolis Khar” into Google Maps.