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Start of Term Talk in San Jose on Sep 9 2018

Are You Prepared For All of Life’s Challenges?
The School of Practical Philosophy invites you to a FREE introduction to our life transforming methodology
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Essential teachings from the School of Practical Philosophy to help you meet whatever life throws at you with greater clarity, calm and confidence. Presented by Javad Khakbaz

Start of Term Talk in San Ramon on Sep 8 2018

There Is A Voice That Does Not Use Words… Are You Listening?
There is a Wise One within each of us. 
Realize greater clarity, confidence and connection by accessing the inner voice.
The School of Practical Philosophy invites you to a 
FREE introduction of our life transforming methodology. Presented by Nasrin Naaseh

Finding True Happiness – Summer Course

Finding True Happiness is a 6 week summer course, open to everyone. Register now.

The Meaning of Life – talk in 2 locations

The meaning of life is to find your gift – The purpose of life is to give it away
The School of Practical Philosophy invites you to two FREE introductions to our life transforming methodology given by Mariam Safinia.

Is your life happening compulsively or consciously? Start of term talk – San Ramon

Is your life happening compulsively or consciously?
The School of Practical Philosophy invites you to a 
FREE introduction of our life transforming methodology.

‘There can be no dance without the dancer’ – Presented by Nasrin Naaseh

What would a wise person do? Start of term talk – Tiburon

What would a wise person do?
The School of Practical Philosophy invites you to a 
FREE introduction of our life transforming methodology.

”Stories that may change your life” Presented by Mariam Safinia

Meet the Need of the Moment – Start of term talk

The School of Practical Philosophy Invites you to our Beginning of Term Talk in San Jose Meet the Need of the Moment  ‘and trust that everything […]

The Wisdom of Non-Attachment – Start of term talk

The School of Practical Philosophy Invites you to our Beginning of Term Talk in San Ramon THE WISDOM OF NON-ATTACHMENT  ‘The Root of all Suffering is […]

You’re Invited to Our Summer Gathering

Mark your calendars because the School of Practical Philosophy invites you and interested friends to a S U M M E R   G A T H E R I […]

New Term Starting Fall 2017

Practical Philosophy courses are offered three times a year and our next terms starts in September. Our new timetable has been published and provides all the […]

True Happiness is Your Birthright – Start of term talk

The School of Practical Philosophy Invites you to a start of term talk by Javad Khakbaz entitled True Happiness is Your Birthright ‘Know this and never […]

Classes now held in THREE locations

We are pleased to announce that we have added a  third location for classes. The latest location is in Tiburon, where Part One (Wisdom) is offered. […]

Everyone Needs Philosophy – Tiburon start of term talk

The School of Practical Philosophy invites you to a start of term talk by Mariam Safinia entitled EVERYONE NEEDS PHILOSOPHY ‘‘The Precious Gift of Wisdom in […]

Philosophy and Living a Full Life – San Jose start of term talk

The School of Practical Philosophy invites you to a start of term talk by Floria Hakimi entitled PHILOSOPHY AND LIVING A FULL LIFE ‘How to be […]

Philosophy and Freedom – Pleasanton start of term talk

The School of Practical Philosophy invites you to a start of term talk by Mariam Safinia entitled PHILOSOPHY AND FREEDOM ‘Everyone is free but thinks they […]

Weekend Residential Nov 18 – 20th 2016

Land of Medicine Buddha 5800 Prescott Road, Soquel, CA 95073 www.medicinebuddha.org This weekend residential  is open to current students of the School of Practical Philosophy and […]

Service is the Measure of Greatness

THE SCHOOL OF PRACTICAL PHILOSOPHY invites you, friends and family to a start of term talk by Mariam Safinia. Service is the Measure of Greatness – ‘and privilege entails […]

Summer gathering – Stories that can transform our lives

THE SCHOOL OF PRACTICAL PHILOSOPHY invites you, friends & family to a summer gathering. STORIES THAT CAN TRANSFORM OUR LIVES ‘Unforgettable teaching stories with a profound […]

An invitation to meet and hear Mitra Rahbar

Mitra Rahbar, spiritual teacher, author, poet and songstress will appear at The School of Practical Philosophy 5506 Sunol Boulevard, Pleasanton on Saturday, May 14 th 2016 […]

We are moving to a new location in Pleasanton

We are happy to announce that we have new location in Pleasanton. Since the lease expired on the rooms we had on Stoneridge Drive we have […]

Start of Term Talk – January 9th 2016

THE SCHOOL OF PRACTICAL PHILOSOPHY invites you to a start of term talk by Mariam Safinia entitled DESIRES SHAPE OUR LIVES ‘So be careful what you wish for!’ […]

Women to Watch – Diablo Magazine

We are excited to announce that our founder and teacher, Mariam Safina, was recently featured in Diablo Magazine. In their May 2015 issue Mariam was highlighted in […]