Thank you to all who attended the above retreat, it was a great privilege to do the good work with you! Stay tuned for more retreats coming soon…

In the mean time, I’m very excited to be offering this new online course in Applied Jewish Spirituality with Or HaLev.

The course has developed over a decade of teaching meditation and down-to-earth spiritual practice deeply rooted in Jewish sources with wonderful partners like Pardes and Or HaLev.

Please contact me here for further questions.

Here’s some background info about my teaching practice. I’ve been teaching meditation for a decade. Some of the venues I’ve taught meditation include: Or HaLev retreats and classes, The Pardes Institute of Jewish StudiesHomestead Jerusalem, Moishe House JerusalemStanford University, Stanford Hillel, Moishe House LondonLimmud NYIsabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Brondesbury Park Synagogue, Yeshivat Shvilei haTorah, Yeshivat Ma’ale GilboaYeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical SchoolCongregation Beth Am and independent retreats in my home village of Beit Zayit.

My speciality is integrating mindfulness with traditional Judaism, helping people of varied levels of knowledge and experience to discover the richness and authenticity of a living, breathing Judaism. This involves both text-based, discursive learning and practical, experiential learning. In short, I teach that Judaism demands of us, and enables us, to work for greater compassion and self-awareness. Through this work, all aspects of Judaism, and of life, come into clearer focus.

I’ve been privileged to learn from many of the most respected teachers in the world of Jewish meditation, including Rabbi David and Shoshana Cooper and Rabbi James Jacobson-Maisels.

I have also completed the Jewish Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Training Course, taught by Rabbis Sheila Peltz WeinbergJeff Roth and Jordan Bendat-Appell. The course, which I highly recommend, is a 16-month journey through many kinds of meditative and pedagogical practices, and is a collaboration between the Institute for Jewish Spirituality and the Awakened Heart Project.