The Art of Living Well

Stoicism: A practical guide to happiness True happiness is to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future, not to amuse ourselves with either hopes or fears but to [...]

The Fear of Success

It is unusual to talk about the fear of success given that today’s world values success above all else. But perhaps because we worship success it is appropriate to talk […]

The extraordinary life and works of H.P. Blavatsky

Helena Petrovna Blavatsky: her extraordinary life and works Enigmatic, brilliant, unusual: Helena Petrovna Blavatsky travelled seven times around the world. Bearing a message of inner life which was against the [...]

Shackleton – Explorer, Adventurer & Idealist

In the year 1914, Sir Ernest Shackleton set off on the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition. He dreamt of being the first man to cross the Antarctic overland. When his dream crumbled [...]

Alchemy – The Power of Transformation

This talk examines the ancient art of Alchemy, an art that was practised in many part of the world, from Ancient Egypt to China. The Alchemist was is search for [...]

Christmas Hamper Drive

December 2017 saw the volunteers of New Acropolis Ireland engaged in the fourth annual Christmas Hamper Drive