Elevate Your Everyday

Our inspiring 10-week course in practical philosophy explores the true inner nature of the human being. Sessions are filled with lively discussion, and there are no exams to pass.

Ideas, inspiration and material are drawn from the great philosophical traditions of the East and the West to help participants develop inner calm and peace of mind, discover greater freedom and happiness and fully realise their potential.

This 10-week course is interactive, non-academic, and practices learned are immediately applicable to real life (see week-by-week breakdown of course content). Courses can be followed live in-person, or online.

Following this introductory course there are further opportunities for anyone wishing to deepen their studies, including a simple method of meditation.

Practical Philosophy

Register today for our introductory course in practical philosophy. The course draws from timeless wisdom to provide tools and techniques that can help you become more meditative and mindful, reset your mindset and experience greater happiness.

It is for anyone who has asked life’s big questions: Who am I? How…

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Practical Philosophy

Words of Wisdom

Through the ages many have put universal wisdom to work to better their lives. 

Fortunately too, people from all walks of life have expressed wisdom in fine words that resonate timelessly across the world. We don’t need to reinvent Wisdom, the principles can be found everywhere.

The School will shortly provide a Words of Wisdom weekly mailing that will send a fresh and thought-provoking quotation to interested subscribers.

Words of Wisdom

Meditation

Today meditation has embedded itself within our culture and its immense benefits are increasingly recognised. It is applied across fields as wide ranging as leadership training, elite sports performance and emotional intelligence.

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Meditation

About Us

The School of Philosophy is a registered not-for-profit organisation and has been offering courses in Belgium for over 40 years. Founded on the principle that everything stems from unity, the School’s courses explore how anyone can achieve self-knowledge and inner peace. From there, anyone may find true happiness, live more consciously and fulfil their potential.

Like to register?

Register for our next 10-week introductory courses in practical philosophy (in-person or online), starting 19:30pm on Monday 20 September 2021. Online sessions finish at 21.00; in-person meetings finish at 21.30.

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Other languages?

The Practical Philosophy introductory courses are given in English on Monday evenings, and are available either online, or in-person at the School house in Brussels. Separate courses are also available in French and Dutch. Visit our French or Dutch language websites for full information.


A real taste of philosophy

The next 10-week introductory courses in practical philosophy will be available online, as well as in-person at the School House in Brussels (subject to Covid-19 restrictions). The online version is interactive, encouraging discussion with the tutor and between group members. The course is free with just a €10 registration charge.