Join us for this exciting opportunity to learn with gifted teacher and scholar of Jewish mysticism Melila Hellner-Eshed, who brings the language and essence of the Zohar to life for 21st century learners and seekers. Hellner-Eshed will provide an introduction to the Zohar, the sacred text of Jewish mysticism with its layers of stories, experience and wisdom. The focus of her teaching will be the Zohar’s call for the awakening of consciousness across the generations. Rabbi Arthur Green will provide comments.
Melila Hellner-Eshed, Ph.D., is a senior research fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute. She is a professor of Jewish mysticism and Zohar in the department of Jewish Studies at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. She also serves on the facutly of the Institute of Jewish Spirituality and is active in the ‘Sulha’ – a reconciliation project that brings together Israelis and Palestinians.
Co-sponsored by The Institute for Jewish Spirituality. This event is part of the Hebrew College-Mishkan Tefila learning series.+ More... - Less...
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