Live by Choice
Not by Chance

Self Mastery In a Selfie Age

In this summit with a master of philosophy, you'll discover the wisdom and secrets to winning at life for a new generation.

Sunday July 29
11:00am for 11:30am
The Playhouse, Durban

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Ticket and Introductory Book Bundle R550
Ticket only R450

Intellect Unleashed

Book your ticket early for R550* with introductory book.

*A 30% saving on the book.

Awaken Your

We can be intelligent, successful and still make choices that derail our lives. Knowledge from schools and universities may provide us with work but offer no relief from despair, depression, stress and strain. Be empowered with skills for life—be dynamic, stay cool under pressure and get ahead in life.

Make Better Choices

Life constantly presents us choices. Hamlet’s famous lines - “to be or not to be” highlight this dilemma of choice. On what basis do we choose? Are we victims to our feelings and circumstances which toss us around ... Can we be equipped to rise above them?

Discover More Clarity

To win, know the rules of the game. Challenges are easy to overcome with a powerful intellect. Assert control over circumstance. You are the architect of your fortune and misfortune. If you want to win at life, this is for you.


Time Magazine

"He dangles the possibility of both being less stressed and more productive"


Meet the Speaker

Swami Parthasarathy

Known as the "Go-Getter's Guru," Swamiji is featured in leading publications such as TIME, Business Week, Forbes, CNN, Sports Illustrated and the Sunday Times.

  • Author of eleven books including three bestsellers in six decades of study and research on Vedanta
  • Has addressed the World Bank, Young Presidents' Organisation, Indian Cricket Team, Harvard, Stanford, Oxford, NASA, Google, Walt Disney et al.
  • Founder of the Vedanta Academy, a Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation in India.
  • At age 91, continues to play cricket and win man-of-the-match awards competing alongside players less than a third his age.

Live by Choice, Not by Chance

Event Schedule
  • 11:00 Registration Begins
  • 11:30 Welcome by MC & Intro Video
  • 11:45 Lecture
  • 12:55 Swamiji Live Q&A

"Schools don't teach you how to use your mind and intellect to transact.
You don't get to learn about how your insides work and how to relate to the world."

Reza Etedali, Forbes Magazine
Fall of the Human Intellect

Take Home Value

As part of our event bundle, we recommend the introductory book The Fall of the Human Intellect along with your ticket. This bestseller is about you. It explores a number of key concepts relating to living such as the difference between mind, intellect and intelligence. It serves as a great start to uncovering the secrets of successful living and the role of the intellect in navigating your life.


The historic Playhouse Company located in Durban, South Africa with its ornate Elizabethan decor and atmospheric ‘starry sky’, is one of South Africa’s most famous performance venues. 

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