An Introduction to Kabbalah

Kabbalah is a rich tradition of esoteric teachings that have been part of Judaism since antiquity. It offers unparalleled insight into the mysteries of life, reality, and spirituality. Kabbalah penetrates the human psyche and reveals the latent energy that is waiting to be unleashed.

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Date & Time: 3 Thursdays, October 15, 22 & 29 at 7:30PM
Place: Chabad Jewish center of Novato
7430 Redwood Bl. Suite D Novato, CA 94945
Cost: $36 for the course

“The science of Kabbalah was previously hidden. In our generation, its study is not only permitted, but it is our sacred duty to revea l its ancient discipline”
— Rabbi Schneur Zalman of Liadi, 18th Century

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Class #1 - Who, What, Why, When, and Where?

Our introductory class will explain how and where kabbalah fits into Judaism and the Torah. We will take a brief journey from the Prophet Ezekiel to the Baal Shem Tov and the scientific revolution.

  • Do I have to wait until I’m 40 to study kabbalah?
  • Is kabbalah Jewish?
  • The concept of Infinity: Can G‑d create a rock that He can’t pick up?

Class #2 - The Fundamentals of Kabbalah

Become familiar with and understand the basic tenants, questions, and themes woven within the tapestry of kabbalah.

  • The Ten Sefirot: the building blocks of creation
  • Tzimtzum: why don’t I see or sense G‑d?
  • The 'Four Worlds': experiencing deeper dimension of reality - the kabbalah of dreams.
  • 'Lights & Vessels': do we judge a book by its cover?

Class #3 - The Kabbalah of Men & Women:

Kabbalah sees creation and life in terms masculine and feminine energies. This final class will analyze these two energies and explain their role in our relationships.

  • The secret of “malchut”
  • The kabbalah of relationships and intimacy
  • G‑d: Male, female, or it?
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