Tue, 12 Sept|
Join us for an exploration of Kabbalah, an ancient Jewish tradition, guided by the expertise of Mordy Miller. Through engaging sessions, discussions, and practical applications, you will gain a deeper understanding of the spiritual dimensions and transformative potential of Kabbalistic teachings.
Time & Location
12 Sept 2023, 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm SGT
About the event
4 meetings of Kabbalah Workshop!
Welcome to Kabbalah 101: Exploring the Mystical Tradition
Embark on a fascinating journey into the realm of Kabbalah, a mystical tradition that has intrigued seekers for centuries. In this introductory course, we will delve into the foundational concepts, historical origins, and intriguing practices that define Kabbalah. Through a series of engaging lessons, we will explore the evolution of Kabbalah from its origins in 13th-century France and Spain to its global influence today.
Lesson 1: Unveiling the Essence of Kabbalah
Discover the heart of Kabbalah as we unravel its definition and historical context. Our journey will introduce us to the pioneering Kabbalists of the 13th century in France and Spain. We'll delve into their unique contributions and explore the significant texts they authored. Through shared readings, we will gain insight into their beliefs, focusing on the profound concept of the ten sefirot. By the end of this lesson, you'll have a solid understanding of what Kabbalah is and why it captivated the minds of these early mystics.
Lesson 2: Kabbalah and the Enigmatic World of Magic
Delve into the lesser-known aspects of Kabbalah in our second lesson. Uncover the hidden practices that harness the power of Kabbalistic principles for transformative purposes. From oaths etched on bowls to intricate amulets, spells, and letter combinations, we will examine how Kabbalah can be wielded to influence the world around us. However, we will also explore the cautionary aspects, understanding what to approach with vigilance. By the end of this lesson, you'll gain a nuanced perspective on the intricate interplay between Kabbalah and magic.
Lesson 3: Navigating the Realm of Spirits and Beings
In this intriguing lesson, we will explore the metaphysical realm of Kabbalah, touching upon the beliefs in angels, demons, spirits, and the immortal soul. We'll contemplate the Kabbalistic stance on reincarnation, possessions, and the existence of malevolent entities. How does Kabbalah propose to confront these beings, and what insights can we glean from its teachings? By the end of this lesson, you'll have a deeper appreciation for the spiritual dimensions within Kabbalah.
Lesson 4: The Resplendent Legacy of Lurianic Kabbalah
Our final lesson takes us on a journey into the transformative impact of Lurianic Kabbalah, which emerged in the 16th century and left an indelible mark on the world. We will explore the cosmological ideas that underpin this mystical tradition, including the creation of the universe, the concept of reduction, the shattering of vessels, and the origin of evil. Dive into the notions of intentions and singularities, and discover how Lurianic Kabbalah envisions the process of rectification. By the end of this lesson, you'll grasp the intricate narrative of Lurianic Kabbalah and its relevance to our understanding of the world.
Culmination and Future Explorations:
Throughout this course, you'll gain a tantalizing glimpse into the vast and intricate world of Kabbalah. Depending on your feedback and interest, we may offer follow-up workshops to delve even deeper into the concepts explored. This course serves as an introductory exploration, offering a broad overview of Kabbalah's core elements, practices, and historical significance. Join us to unlock the secrets, broaden your horizons, and experience the captivating mystique of Kabbalah.
Note: This workshop aims to provide a general understanding of Kabbalah's concepts and practices. Due to its wide scope, we will provide brief illustrations and demonstrations rather than exhaustive deep dives.
Tuesdays, September 12, 19, 26 and October 3, 2023.
8pm-9pm Singapore time (= 8am-9am EDT USA, 5am-6am PDT USA)
10 SGD PER SESSION =
40 SGD / 30 USD for program (4 sessions).
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