Torah and Veda are two ancient sources of spirituality still vibrant today. Torah is conveyed through the sacred language of Hebrew and Veda is conveyed through the sacred language of Sanskrit. The focus here is on meditation, mysticism, philosophy, psychology and the underlying spirituality that has been incorporated into religions, and not as much on the religions themselves. Your comments and posts are welcome.

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Quote of the Week 378 - Core Teaching of Buddhism

The core teaching of Buddhism is to help people become less self-centered and learn how to give love to others.

--Lama Surya Dass, as quoted in Spirituality and Health magazine, September/October 2017 issue


I will be making a presentation at the Atlanta Southeast Limmud this Labor Day weekend, with the following title:

Job’s Second Daughters and the Kabbalah of the Unicorn.

There has been much existential hand-wringing discussion over the centuries about the Book of Job. However, there has been little focus on the significance of the concluding verses and his second set of daughters. Come explore these interesting passages and the mystical significance of how one daughter’s name relates to a single-horned creature, sometimes associated with a unicorn.

Interfaith/Inter-Spiritual Contemplative Groups

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Tuesday, July 21, 2009


I apologize for not posting much new content on the blog in recent weeks. I have been very busy working on the finishing touches for a revised and expanded Second Edition to Yoga and Judaism. I have also been working on a new book project, but that is probably several months away from possible publication. However, YOGA AND JUDAISM, SECOND EDITION, should be ready for publication within the next two or three weeks if all goes well. It will first be available only through lulu, the publisher, but a few more weeks out, as it makes its way through the distribution process, it should become available through online retailers such as Amazon, Borders, Barnes and Noble. So keep your eyes peeled for the announcement!

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