Shabbat Meditation Retreat with Makor Or
May 20th - All Day
Join Makor Or and teachers Norman Fischer and Rabbi Dorothy Richman for the beautiful experience of Shabbat, from Friday night Shabbat dinner through Havdalah Saturday night. During this joyful retreat, we practice sitting and walking meditation, study Torah, davven, enjoy Jewish chant, share silent meals and contemplate the gift of life and renewal of the soul. No previous experience with meditation, Hebrew or prayer is necessary. All are welcome. Please refrain from wearing scented products. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Norman Fischer is the spiritual leader of Makor Or. A Zen master, he is also a poet and the founder of Everyday Zen. 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, leading Kevah Torah study groups and teaching widely in the Bay Area. She has served as Rabbi at Berkeley Hillel, Sha'ar Zahav and Congregation Beth Sholom with her mentor Rabbi Alan Lew (z"l
Friday, May 19
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday, May 20
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Member fee: $ 100.00
Non-member fee: $ 120.00
LocationJewish Community Center of San Francisco
Jewish Community Center of San Francisco 3200 California Street San Francisco, CA 94118
Event ContactEllen Shireman
Date and TimeFriday May 19 to
Saturday May 20