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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...
Jewish meditation in Jerusalem!

Jewish meditation in Jerusalem!

Introduction to Jewish Meditation Course-WOMEN ONLY An Interactive Experiential 5-week Seminar based on the teachings of the Kabbalah and the Chassidic Masters The course will include practical techniques and weekly meditation tools for a grounded, safe spiritual ascent and return. The course will be taught by Rabbi Avraham Chira, a teacher of Jewish meditation for...
Houston, we have a Yogi!

Houston, we have a Yogi!

We’re thrilled to announce the Jewish Yoga Network’s latest member, Shalom Isaacson, is launching a series of classes for men in Houston. Good luck, Shalom, we wish you every success! Here are the details: http://torchweb.org/event_detail.php?event=285#.T9evucXe98I Stretch and Kvetch – Jewish Yoga (for Men) Date: 7/02/12 Time: 8:00 PM Location: Bridal Mall Building (2nd floor) Address:...

One of our first inspirations for the development of a Jewishly-inspired yoga practice is the wonderful Diane Bloomfield, who’s book Torah Yoga really set the standard. Diane is back with an intensive this summer at Elat Chayyim in Conneticut – full details below! Thank you, Diane. For full details click here. __________ Torah Yoga Experience...
Yogish Teacher Training workshop in Cleveland

Yogish Teacher Training workshop in Cleveland

It’s the season for Jewish yoga teacher training! Cleveland is hosting a one-day workshop, coming up soon. Good on you, Cleveland! Click here to book your place _______ Inspirational Jewish and General Theming: Yoga Teacher Training Workshop By Rabbi Simcha Zevit | Published: May 10, 2012 Jun 10 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM The Yoga...
London: Jewish Yoga Network seminar 2012!

London: Jewish Yoga Network seminar 2012!

Forthcoming seminar in London!!! Jewish Yoga Network seminar on 20th May 2012 YOGA MOSAIC PROUDLY ANNOUNCES ITS ‘REBIRTH’ AS THE JEWISH YOGA NETWORK Click here to download the booking form and full programme A day of spirituality and yoga for teachers, students and friends A great opportunity for like-minded people to be together Sunday 20th...