Entries by Practical Philosophy

Mindful Awareness is just the beginning Workshop

You are invited to a study day entitled: ‘Mindful Awareness is Just the Beginning’ Workshop at Newland House, Edgbaston, Birmingham On Sunday 28th June 2015, 9 30am to 4 00 pm Cost £20 including vegetarian buffet lunch and all refreshments The overall theme for the day is ‘Mindful Awareness is Just the Beginning!’ On the day […]

Practical Mindful Awareness workshop

Invites you to a study day of Practical Mindful Awareness at Newland House, Edgbaston, Birmingham On Sunday 1st March 2015, 9 30am to 4 00 pm Cost £20 including vegetarian buffet lunch and all refreshments The day will consist of: A discussion based around the three aspects of Man; Physical, Intellectual and Emotional or Body, […]

Science and Practice of Meditation workshop

Science and Practice of Meditation workshop This workshop will be an exploration of the Science and Practice of Mediation. At this workshop we shall: Explore the various types of meditation practiced throughout the different cultures of the world Look at how the brain seems to be pre-wired to enable and benefit from the practice of meditation […]

Life and Death workshop

Life and Death workshop This workshop will be an exploration around the philosophical questions arising from the fact that the inevitable end of life is death. But: What is death? What dies? What is the contrast between what we know of the essence of life or being, and what is called death. We will discover […]

The Sanskrit Experience Workshop

The Philosophy of Sound and Language “The Spiritual and Philosophical significance of the ancient Sanskrit language” The Presenters Jeff Sapiro, FHEA; MA Medical Ethics and Law; PGDip Health Care Ethics; Cert.Ed; RMN; RGN. Jeff has studied and taught Sanskrit for over 25 years, and has written short introductory Sanskrit courses. He worked initially as a […]

Shakespeare’s Golden Thread workshop

Shirley Burch leads a workshop that explores the spiritual themes developed by Shakespeare. Where? Midlands School of Practical Philosophy, Newland House, 137-139 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 8UA When? 10.00am-4.00pm Sunday February 2, 2014. What? This workshop will explore the spiritual themes uniquely developed by Shakespeare from Plato, Medieval and Renaissance literature as discerned by John Vyvyan […]