Practical Philosophy – Wisdom
The second part of our ten-week starter course considering the philosophical ideas and questions affecting our everyday lives.
Do any of us really know who we are? Or why? For thousands of years, philosophy has been searching for answers and seeking the truth in everything. Through Practical Philosophy we seek understanding not through theory, but from our own direct experience. Living life to the full..
Welcome to Wisdom: the second part of our Introductory Practical Philosophy course.
Enrolment for the new term, starting Monday 21st September, will open soon.
- Classes will be offered remotely via Zoom, until our buildings reopen
- Over ten weekly sessions you’ll consider philosophical ideas and questions relevant to all our lives
- Each session is an hour long
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Weeks 7 & 8: Unity in diversity
Where: 11 Mandeville Place, W1U 3AJ
What we’ll cover in this session
Looking for the common thread in life.
What is the effect of finding unity?
When we look around, we see enormous diversity in nature. The wise person looks for the unifying factor: that which allows all this apparent diversity to be seen as part of a single whole.
Seen in this way, life then has the best chance of being led freshly and openly.