The theme of this Sunday's session is the Diminution and Healing of the Shekhinah/the Moon in the Zohar, a very rich teaching that probes such issues as Resilience, what happens when a loved one falls into depression, what it means to lose (and regain) one's voice, and the importance of advocating for a beloved. We... Continue Reading →
The next session will be August 9, 2020.
Here are some ideas from The Forward.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVDWFrJkJAs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hhsb1i7TiH0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZusTR7j8vps https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VhlPZoETWVQ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ePyBEVFxR4A https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Oxu6A85VUU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K9b-P_Kp4Dc
Our spelunking of the Zoharic Cave of Wonders continues!!! We will meet Sunday, June 14, from noon until 2:00 PM, on Zoom. https://zoom.us/j/94657391229?pwd=SFBOeENEbUg1dnJrRVFNNG44cDVlZz09 We will conclude our study of the Rav Metivta section of the Zohar, a kind of mystical "magical realist" exploration of the heavenly Academy/Garden/Orchard, replete with shapeshifting spiritual guides, and techniques of sensory transformation. ... Continue Reading →
The focus of these sessions will be The Zohar (the Book of Radiance), surely the central (and most richly evocative) work of Spanish Kabbalah. This paradigm-shifting work, written in a lyrical neo-Aramaic, betrays an artist's sense of language. Avoiding rigid categorization, The Zohar likes to speak of divinity and other "secrets" in fluid terms of light and... Continue Reading →