Weekend, during the month of June, of practical philosophy. Outdoor lectures, philosophical colloquia, sport, and competitions inspired by the 12 tasks of Hercules. At night, near the fireplace, there was[…]
New Acropolis organized Book Diving course. Main goal of the project – to motivate participants to read fiction, reveal philosophical ideas in writings, reflect upon described situations and characters. Fiction[…]
New Acropolis hosted a series of interactive online activities called “Philosophy in Corona Days”. More than 60 sessions, each curated by members, for members, families and friends of New Acropolis[…]
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“Agriculture is the noblest of all alchemy; for it turns the earth, and even manure, into gold, conferring upon its cultivator the additional reward of health.” – Hebrew proverb In 1542, a Spanish conquistador named Francisco de Orellana set sail along the Amazon river with a group of his fellow countrymen, looking high and low […]
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Seventeenth century England was a time of conflict and rapid change, and it is under such conditions that Countess Anne Conway, one of the few female philosophers of her time, developed her clarity of vision and influence. From her home at Ragley Hall and mostly through letters, Anne Conway was in continuous dialogue with the […]
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As we are at present living in the throes of a worldwide disease, it might be interesting to look at other possible causes than the ones we are familiar with from the news bulletins. This esoteric perspective comes to us from a late medieval/renaissance doctor, alchemist, astrologer and general philanthropist (lover of humanity), known by […]
Long ago at the dawn of history, on a distant seashore near the sacred Mount Ida, stood a marvellous city, the walls of which were built by the gods themselves. It was there that Poseidon and Apollo did their penance labouring for king Laomedon on the orders of the great Zeus. The city was Ilium […]