Teaching

Torah Classes: 

What Happens When We Pray? Rabbinic and Social Theorists Perspective On Prayer

November, 2015
Dorot Foundation Alumni Retreat 
Description: "What happens when we pray? Come learn about what social theorists and the Talmud have to say about prayer. We will compare sociological and rabbinic perspectives on prayer and discuss our own experiences. Everyone is welcome!"

To Finally Speak in Your Own Words: Part Four of Art+Torah Series 

March, 2015
Yeshivat Hadar Living Room Learning
Description: "Working with the tradition and through our own words, we will explore the experience of and even the obligation of spontaneous prayer. We will encounter the personal prayers of the Rabbis and then write our own. Everyone is welcome! All levels of artistic and Jewish experience. Feel free to bring a friend and any other art supplies."

"The Greatest Faith a Jew has is Singing His Head Off":  Part Three of Art+Torah Series 

February, 2015
Yeshivat Hadar Living Room Learning
Description: "Explore music and song as a spiritual practice! Working with the mystical tradition and our voices, we will approach the interaction between song and our souls."

"In the Beginning" there was "B": Part Two of Art+Torah Series 

December, 2014
Yeshivat Hadar Living Room Learning
Description: "Write your way through creation! Working with the Biblical text and Scribal Arts, we will approach the beginning of Genesis through the lens of the Hebrew letters. We will discuss the mystical meaning of the Hebrew letters and I will teach individuals how to draw them in Hebrew Calligraphy (Safrut ST''M)."

"Let us make Adam in our image”: Part one of Art+Torah Series

October, 2014
Yeshivat Hadar Living Room Learning 
Description: "Sculpt your way through creation! Working with the Biblical text and our hands, we will approach the beginning of Genesis as creators. Let’s explore the formation of humanity - clay provided!"