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A Day of Yoga: 12th Feb 2017

A Day of Yoga: 12th Feb 2017

The Jewish Yoga Network Presents: A DAY OF YOGA A day of spirituality and yoga for teachers, students and friends A great opportunity for like-minded people to be together Sunday 12TH February 2017 10.15 am to 4.30 pm FINCHLEY PROGRESSIVE SYNAGOGUE Hutton Grove, Finchley, N12 8DR To book your place,...
Weekly Videos Yoga + Torah

Weekly Videos Yoga + Torah

Would you like to get a free video teaching every single week with a Yoga & Meditation practice so that you can physically experience the Parshat HaShavua, the weekly Torah reading? Sign up to join our Mailing List (to the right of this post ==> ) & you will receive...
[Video] Jewish Yoga Network panel in LA

[Video] Jewish Yoga Network panel in LA

Listen to several personal accounts of how five Jews found yoga and found a path connecting this ancient physical practice to their Jewish soul, identity, and practice. Q & A and yoga demo follows the talk. Moderated by Rabbi Anne Brener with participation of Rabbi Avivah Erlick, Michelle Azar, Zac...
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...
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JYN panel in Los Angeles

JYN panel in Los Angeles

The Jewish Yoga Network was delighted to sponsor a yoga panel in Los Angeles featuring some of our Los Angeles-based teachers. Ida Unger reports from the Kalsman Week of Jewish Wisdom and Healing April 22 & April 26. http://jewishwisdomandwellness.org/about/ During the JYN sponsored panel for the Kalman Institute’s Week of Jewish Wisdom and Healing, four...
Popular 'Kosher' Yoga and Fitness Studio in Crown Heights

Popular ‘Kosher’ Yoga and Fitness Studio in Crown Heights

Sarede Switzer, a guru in “kosher” yoga, runs a successful yoga and fitness studio in Crown Heights, NY with a mostly religious, female client base. “The majority of my clientele are Jewish religious women who don’t feel so comfortable going to a regular yoga studio, where it’s a mixed class or a religious element like...
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
Springtime Yoga Retreat in Israel's Negev Desert

Springtime Yoga Retreat in Israel’s Negev Desert

Swadesh Sharma, a Yoga master from India who will be in Israel for the first time, and Shelley Diamond, a Yogi from Tel Aviv, will guide this three-day retreat in Israel’s Negev Desert to help participants gain mental clarity, physical purification and spiritual uplifting to enter into the Spring season. Shelley and Swadesh will teach...
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...
Jewish Meditation Class in Jerusalem

Jewish Meditation Class in Jerusalem

Don’t miss this weekly Jewish Meditation Class in Jerusalem at The Shalev Center for Jewish Personal Growth. Cultivating awareness and introspection is the foundation for any kind of personal growth work, especially yoga. This is a unique weekly opportunity to quite down and re-connect with yourself and with G-d. Class is facilitated by Rabbi Hillel...
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!
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...