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About the course

Philosophy In The Park is a 6-week course made of selected parts of our program, and adjusted to an outdoor setting.

Currently, we are holding the course in the park surrounding the La Brea Tar Pits Museum (Page Museum, next to LACMA).

 

The next course is scheduled to start on Oct 6th, 6-7:30 pm.

We will meet every Tuesday for 6 weeks straight.

Course price- 90$

 

*Early registration (up to one week before the course starts) - 75$.

Philosophy

In The Park

Open class and course presentation
Tue, Sep 29
6 p.m
Tue, Sep 22
6 p.m
Course Opening
Oct 6, 2020 // 6-7:30 p.m
the topics 
Below are some of the topics that you will encounter through the course.
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1-    KNOW YOURSELF!

To find sustainable happiness, we need to recognize the elements within us and to live a fulfilling and authentic life.

  • The Mystery of the Human Being

  • Timeless Ethics and Inner Harmony

  • The Seven Dimensions of the Human Being

  • Moral Life Vs. Intellectual Life

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2-    THE INNER WARRIOR

To develop our inner strength, we need to learn how to work with our virtues and vices.

  • The Wisdom of India: The Bhagavad Gita

  • The Concepts of Karma, Dharma, and Reincarnation

  • The Path of Right Action

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3-    WHAT THE BUDDHA TAUGHT

To reach wisdom, we need to go through the philosophical crisis and find the roots of our suffering.

  • The Life and Teachings of Siddharta Gautama "The Buddha"

  • How to Walk the Middle Way

  • Pain as a Vehicle of Consciousness

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4-    LIVING TOGETHER IN HARMONY

To Live Together, We Need the Subtle Art of "Live and Let Live".

  • The Problems of the Modern World

  • How to Build a New and Better World?

  • To Be Young- Just a Matter of Age?

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5-    PLATO'S CAVE

What is the nature of our reality?

  • To find the answer, we need to look honestly at the individual and society's current state.

  • The Philosopher and the Politician – Changing the World with Philosophy

  • The Education of the Soul

Earth and Space

6-    THE CYCLES OF TIME

Night follows day, and spring follows winter…

To build the future, we need to take into account the natural cycles of history. What is the role each of us has in our times?

  • Working with the Cycles of Nature

  • Great Cycles in Hinduism and the Platonic Year

  • Recognizing our Unique Role in the Times We Live In

Rights to Admission to the Course are reserved by New Acropolis

New Acropolis Los Angeles

Monday - Friday 5:00 P.M - 8:30  P.M

Saturday 9:00 A.M  - 2:00 P.M

​642 1/2 Hauser Blve 

Los Angeles, California 90036

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Los Angeles, California 90036

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