• CALENDAR

    Jewish Wisdom and Wellness Sunday April 21, 2013 Jewish Wisdom and Wellness Monday April 22, 2013 Jewish Wisdom and Wellness Tuesday April 23, 2013 Jewish Wisdom and Wellness Wednesday April 24, 2013 Jewish Wisdom and Wellness Thursday April 25, 2013 Jewish Wisdom and Wellness Friday April 26, 2013 Jewish Wisdom and Wellness Saturday April 27, 2013
  • 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 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm  Program 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    DESCRIPTION
    Come hear several stories of how Jews found yoga and found a path connecting this ancient physical practice to their Jewish soul, identity, and practice.  Q & A and yoga demo to follow.  Moderated by Rabbi Anne Brener with participation of Rabbi Avivah Erlick, Michelle Azar,  Zack Lodmer and Ida Unger.

    Yoga for Jews: Is it kosher?  Is it holy?  Is it confusing?

    What are some of the thoughts and challenges with adopting yoga as part of a Jewish spiritual path? Do we chant in Hindu?  Use the Sankrit language?  Practice with idols in the room?  Let’s make some peace with the ways these ancient paths enhance and deepen each other, while keeping it kosher.

    Optional Dinner at 6pm – Order your dinner in advance from Got Kosher and it will be waiting for you at Temple Emanuel. E-mail DeliaDuPlessis@sbcglobal.net for more information.

    CONTACTS
    Ida Unger
    iunger@yogagardenstudios.com
    310-913-0111
    Co-sponsored by the Jewish Yoga Network
    ishyoganetwork.org/