Philosophy works…..

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For new students we have a special gift – your first term is a gift from us to you.

10dollar-dealYou only pay a $10 registration fee – it’s our way of encouraging you to try out the ten week Wisdom class without having to pay the regular fees of  $195 for the term.

Learn more about this wonderful opportunity

Philosophy works…

…and can transform your life. Some students, beginning to realize the truth about themselves, wish to continue the journey of self discovery.

For them, Practical Philosophy courses continue with weekly meetings, introduction to the practice of meditation and an opportunity to participate and serve the needs of the School.

We offer Practical Philosophy courses in Pleasanton, San Jose, and San Francisco.

Please check the timetable for further details.
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NEW YEAR TALK

The School of Practical Philosophy invites to a New Year talk by Sahar Azarabadi entitled:
‘Philosophy and the Good Life’
Are we living a virtual
or a virtuous life?

Sunday, January 4th 2015 at 10:30 a.m.
5960 Stoneridge Drive, Pleasanton, CA
(entrance in Chabot Drive – directions)

Admission is free, refreshments are provided and all are welcome

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Courses now offered in Pleasanton, San Jose and San Francisco

Fortunes can rise and fall. With wisdom and self knowledge, the inevitable uncertainties of life can be met intelligently and creatively.

We offer Practical Philosophy courses in Pleasanton, San Jose, and now San Francisco. Please check the timetable for further details.
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The School of Practical Philosophy

Introduction to PP now offered in three locations for a $10 registration fee!

‘A global, non-profit, educational organization’

The course fees received cover all aspects of running the school with all the staff donating their time. If you would like to help please consider making a financial donation.
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Try this Exercise in Awareness

This audio is an exercise in awareness used by the School of Practical Philosophy.
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Warning: Please do not listen to this audio while driving or operating heavy machinery….

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