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/