Meditation in the Mountains – a Beautiful Walk in the Berg

The School of Philosophy did a Meditation in the Mountains and a hike on Saturday the 26th January starting at the Sani Lodge Backpackers (near Himeville).  They walked 5km to the lunch spot at a beautiful waterfall and then 6km back on a different path.  The verdict was “Steep at …

Hillcrest: Quarterly Satsanga at the School of Philosophy

I had the pleasure of attending our quarterly Satsanga at the School of philosophy in Hillcrest. What Satsanga means is gathering together for the truth or seeking the truth. Its such a delightful experience to participate with fellow students.  The Satsanga has a common format or theme set for each …

Satsang – a Weekend Retreat at the Durban School

By Geraldine Somerset The School of Philosophy Durban recently held a weekend retreat – Satsang for meditating groups from Pietermaritzburg, Hillcrest, Ballito and Durban schools. In line with the teachings of the School of Philosophy, Satsang is an important aspect of spiritual practice in one’s spiritual journey. This is especially …