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Title: Darkness & Light: A Hanukkah Retreat
START DATE: Sunday December 01
TIME: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location Details:
3200 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94118
Event Type: Other
Contact NameSarah Stickel
Email Addresssstickel [at] jccsf.org
Phone Number415.292.1286
In this silent day long retreat, practice sitting and walking meditation, and soulful prayer. Study Jewish teachings about light and darkness, sorrow and joy, and explore how these emotions can bring us closer to the divine. Lunch is no your own. About the Instructors Norman Fischer is the spiritual leader of Makor Or, a Zen master, founder of Everyday Zen and a poet. His books include Jerusalem Moonlight, Taking Our Places, Sailing Home, and Question/Places /Voices/Seasons. Rabbi Dorothy A. Richman serves as rabbi of Makor Or. She is a Master Educator and leads Kevah Torah study groups. She has served as Rabbi at Berkeley Hillel, Sha’ar Zahav, and Congregation Beth Sholom with her mentor Rabbi Alan Lew (z”l).

Sunday, Dec 01

10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Member fee: $ 50.00

Non-member fee: $ 60.00
For more information and to register visit http://www.jccsf.org/adult/adult-classes/makor-or-jewish-meditation/darkness-and-light-a-hanukkah-retreat/

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