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Beit Shemesh Asana

Beit Shemesh Asana

Orthodox yoga teacher Avraham Kohlberg leads a yoga class in the city of Beit Shemesh, Israel on April 5. Sending out a big Shalom to Avraham… As seen on
Jewish Yoga Network event in Beverly Hills!

Jewish Yoga Network event in Beverly Hills!

Thanks to the work of Ida Unger, the Jewish Yoga Network is thrilled to co-sponsor an event in Beverly Hills. Is Yoga Kosher? Why These Jews Stand on Their Heads Hosted by Jewish Yoga Network Place: Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills, 8844 Burton Way, Beverly Hills, CA, 90211 Date: Monday, April 22, 2013 Time: Dinner...
Torah Yoga Masterclass in Manhattan

Torah Yoga Masterclass in Manhattan

Torah Yoga author Diane Bloomfield is visiting NYC for a one-off Masterclass! This is not-to-be-missed for the yogish folk in the Big Apple – check it out… The great 19th-century hassidic Rebbe known as the Sfat Emet teaches that ‘the Torah is engraved in the body of a person, only it is hidden.’ Through the...
Torah Yoga Retreat, Feb 2013

Torah Yoga Retreat, Feb 2013

We’re thrilled to share the news of a forthcoming Torah Yoga retreat led by Diane Bloomfield. If you don’t already own a copy of Diane’s book, then buy one! No Jewish Yogish bookshelf is complete without one. Here’s the link to the retreat, with some more information below- http://isabellafreedman.org/torahyoga All-inclusive 5-night stay presented in partnership...
We won an award!

We won an award!

We are thrilled to receive our first web award! The folks at Snippetfact have given us an award for the information that is on Jewishyoganetwork.org – and the way that we strive to provide quality writing that will inform and enlighten readers. Thank you for being part of our community, and please continue to contribute...
Jewish meditation retreat

Jewish meditation retreat

‘Tis the season to get silent! There’s a Jewish meditation retreat in Israel run by the Shalev centre – a charming couple – with an opportunity for people to get still, centered and grounded. Forget your greasy doughnuts and latkes – this is going to be a healthy Chanukah in the hills of the Galilee....
Teacher Training for Observant Women

Teacher Training for Observant Women

Kinneret Dubowitz is holding down the fort with the world’s only – as far as we know it – yoga teacher training for observant Jewish women. Get in touch at www.kinneretyogatraining.com and please send in your write-ups – we’d love to hear how it goes!
50 Shades of YogaJews

50 Shades of YogaJews

It’s true – the yoga studio you’ve been waiting for has finally arrived. Check out the story in Haaretz! In the heart of Israel, a Hasidic couple is teaching yoga to the darker shades of the Jewish community and bringing out the light with every asana. Click here to read more.
Spiritual Staycation in Santa Monica

Spiritual Staycation in Santa Monica

Santa Monica is proud to host an exciting Womens’ Retreat hosted by Jewish spiritual teacher Shira Teleshevsky. http://www.womensspiritcenter.org/index.html. The staycation is not to be missed…but if you do miss it for any reason, then make sure you catch some of their other fabulous classes in the autumn and beyond! _________________________ Ever went on a vacation...
Yoga/Havdalah with Ida

Yoga/Havdalah with Ida

We’re pleased to share with you news of another Yoga/Havdalah session with one of LA’s most experienced teachers, the wonderful Ida Unger. Don’t forget to buy her poster! ________ YOGA then HAVDALA on the Beach Yoga means Unite within and with All to live more fully Havdala means Divide between the holy and the mundane,...
Real Montreal: Mystic Vinyasa

Real Montreal: Mystic Vinyasa

Did you hear the one about the Mystic Vinyasa workshop in Montreal? Kabalah Yoga creator Audi Gozlan recently brought his unique aleph-bet asana mash-up to one of Canada’s cultural hotspots with his Mystic Vinyasa workshop. If you were there, we’d love to hear from you in the comments box below. If you weren’t there, make...
Mid-year Yoga Seder!

Mid-year Yoga Seder!

It ain’t Passover but it is time for a Seder! RavYoga herself, Heather Altman, will be running another event to raise funds for the very honourable charitable cause. Here are more details! Rabbi Heather writes: “Seva Yoga Seder in Chicago June 21st – benefiting survivors of sex trafficking through the Global Seva Challenge 2012, a...