Launched in January 2018, the Philosophical Podcast channel of New Acropolis Brazil, recently reached one million downloads in several streaming platforms such as iTunes, Spotify and Google Podcasts. In almost[…]
What about tomorrow? How to deal with uncertainty. Understanding that everything changes; changes are natural, but they produce uncertainty. Uncertainty begins to disappear when human beings know where they want[…]
New Acropolis volunteers collected and prepared and donated close to fifty school kits with school supplies to beneficiaries of the Caras Alegres organization, which helps children and young people in[…]
Man finds God behind every door that science is able to open.
We are so busy trying to build ourselves a permanent, stable, comfortable life environment. Our steady job, the people we meet, the things we do when we are not at work. Stability is very important to us, perhaps to every living creature. We need reassurance that tomorrow will look more or less like yesterday and […]
“Truth is one. Sages call it by different names.” – Rig Veda The six darshanas are philosophical systems, or schools of thought, that take their authority from the Vedas. As implied by the meaning of the word darshana, to see or to experience, the six disciplines offer unique points of view, six separate windows from […]
What is it about a musician or a doctor that makes him more than a simple technician, one that has developed an expert ability to discharge a particular skill? Beyond the mechanics of these professions, we may find a sincere pursuit of something higher; values such as Beauty, Harmony and Goodness. This came to light […]
I recently had the opportunity to investigate my all-time favourite fairytale, Cinderella, in a new light. I realised that we can infact extract very practical principles to apply in our daily lives. But for this, we need to look at the story that we are so familiar with, through a new lens, leaving behind our […]