Events - Jewish culture and identity

To and Fro

Running Back and Forth

Tuesday ,3 October, 2017 to Thursday ,16 November, 2017
In his writings, Rabbi Nachman responds to the needs of a riven, chaotic world and provides tools for coping...
The Gdoilim

The Gdoilim

Tuesday ,6 June, 2017 , 18:00 to 21:30
The Gdoilim is a collection of articles on the spiritual leaders of ultra-Orthodox Judaism. The evening will...
New Jewish Literature

New Jewish Literature

Monday ,20 March, 2017 , 19:30 to 21:30
This book brings together new readings in modern Jewish literature, in its various realms, from the Baal Shem...
Relations between neighbors

Relations between neighbors

Tuesday ,21 June, 2016 , 19:00 to 21:00
Relations between neighbors are as old as the world. The relations between neighboring individuals, people,...
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The Wailing Wall

Wednesday ,28 October, 2015 , 13:45 to 20:30
Third Symposium in the SeriesHoly sites in Israel as a focus of devotion, conflict, and disagreementConvened...

Scriptural Reasoning in Israel

Monday ,15 June, 2015 , 09:00 to 17:00
This event aims to introduce the original and powerful form of inter-religious communication between diverse...
Meron: To Whom Does It Belong?

Meron: To Whom Does It Belong?

Tuesday ,12 May, 2015 , 13:00 to 19:30
This symposium will be devoted to the tomb of Rashbi, Rabbi Shimon Bar-Yohai, one of the most important sites...

Death and the Philosophy of Halakhah

Monday ,23 December, 2013 to Tuesday ,24 December, 2013
The conference will examine the direct and indirect approaches of Halakhah to the issue of death Participants...
Between Philosophy and Morality

Between Philosophy and Morality

Monday ,17 June, 2013 , 18:30 to 20:30
Discussion of the Philosophy of Haim Yehudah (Leon) RothHaim Yehudah (Leon) Roth was one of the first two...
Between State and Synagogue

Between State and Synagogue

Thursday ,6 June, 2013 , 18:30 to 20:30
 Discussion on religion and the state, on the occasion of the publication of Guy Ben-Porat’s...
Myth, Jewish Thought, and Cinema

Myth, Jewish Thought, and Cinema

Sunday ,10 March, 2013 , 19:30 to 21:30
A series of meetings produced by Yuval Rivlin and Dr. Avinoam RosenakWhat roles do Jewish myths play in...
The Wind Is Blowing Letters

The Wind Is Blowing Letters

Sunday ,16 October, 2011 , 19:30 to 20:00
The “Audience” Conference at the Kibbutz Movement’s Efal SeminarSession of the Jewish...
Opening the Week with Music/ Emor

Opening the Week with Music/ Emor

Sunday ,1 May, 2011 , 18:00 to 19:00
The current vogue of presenting the weekly Torah portion as a cultural product has been bolstered over the...
Opening the Week with Music/ Tzav

Opening the Week with Music/ Tzav

Sunday ,13 March, 2011 , 18:00 to 19:00
The current vogue of presenting the weekly Torah portion as a cultural product has been bolstered over the...
Symposium Launching Two Books

Symposium Launching Two Books

Wednesday ,16 February, 2011 , 18:00 to 20:00
 Cosponsored by Scholion Interdisciplinary Research Center in Jewish Studies, the Mandel Institute for...
Opening the Week with Music/ Truma

Opening the Week with Music/ Truma

Sunday ,30 January, 2011 , 18:00 to 19:00
The current vogue of presenting the weekly Torah portion as a cultural product has been bolstered over the...
Opening the Week with Music/ Yitro

Opening the Week with Music/ Yitro

Sunday ,16 January, 2011 , 18:00 to 19:00
The current vogue of presenting the weekly Torah portion as a cultural product has been bolstered over the...
Opening the Week with Music/ Bo

Opening the Week with Music/ Bo

Sunday ,2 January, 2011 , 18:00 to 19:00
The current vogue of presenting the weekly Torah portion as a cultural product has been bolstered over the...
Opening the Week with Music/ Shemot

Opening the Week with Music/ Shemot

Sunday ,19 December, 2010 , 18:00 to 19:00
The current vogue of presenting the weekly Torah portion as a cultural product has been bolstered over the...
Opening the Week with Music/ Vayehi

Opening the Week with Music/ Vayehi

Sunday ,12 December, 2010 , 18:00 to 19:00
The current vogue of presenting the weekly Torah portion as a cultural product has been bolstered over the...
Opening the Week with Music/ Miketz

Opening the Week with Music/ Miketz

Sunday ,28 November, 2010 , 18:00 to 19:00
The current vogue of presenting the weekly Torah portion as a cultural product has been bolstered over the...