Ritualwell Immersions

Ritualwell Immersions are interactive online learning opportunities that offer a deep dive into Jewish topics that touch our everyday lives. Study in-depth with expert rabbis and teachers, participate in rich discussions, create rituals and connect with an online community. Come learn with us!

All sessions will be recorded and available to participants. You may join the session live or watch recordings at your own convenience.

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Fall/Winter 2020 Schedule


Journeying to Sinai: Seven Workshops for the Omer

Join us for a creative, spiritual journey from Exodus to Revelation, with weekly workshops taught by rabbis, poets and spiritual leaders. Workshops include meditation, poetry writing and spiritual practices connected to the kabbalistic theme of each Omer week. We will use this powerful time on the Jewish calendar to journey toward our individual and collective revelation.
Led by Rabbi Ari Lev Fornari, Sabrina Sojourner, Jake Marmer, Rachel Neve Midbar, Hadar Cohen, Dor & Ophir Haberer, and Joy Ladin
Tuesdays, March 30, April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11 at 12:00pm–1:00pm ET



Israeli Food, American Kitchen: Yom Ha'atzmaut Cooking Class

Celebrate Yom Ha'atzmaut, Israel's Independence day, by learning how to make a signature Israeli meal – real Falafel from scratch along with all the fixings! Adva Chattler, an Israeli-Mizrahi Jew who loves food, cooking and teaching about her culinary heritage will walk us through from start to finish!
Led by Adva Chattler
Thursday, April 15th at 12:00pm–1:00pm ET



The Bonds Between Biblical Women: Writing Feminist Midrash

Join feminist Torah scholar and creative writing professor Sivan Rotholz as we consider, reconsider, and write our own creative responses to women's relationships in biblical literature. Each week we will pair the stories of unforgettable biblical women with midrash and poetry that reimagine them and their relationships with one another.
Led by Sivan Rotholz
Wednesdays, April 28, May 5, 12, 19 at 1:00pm–2:30pm ET



Recharge + Release: Lag B'Omer Celebration

Grab a seat around our virtual bonfire and take an evening to relax, recharge and celebrate Lag B’Omer with Ritualwell! The Omer is a time of intense spiritual reflection as we move through the wilderness of our souls to prepare for receiving our Torah at Sinai. Music is prohibited during this time, except on Lag B’Omer! Join us in creating a musical oasis in the desert.
Featured music by Rabbi Annie Lewis, Rabbi Yosef Goldman, Solomon Hoffman, and Elana Bell
Laughter Torah/Yoga led by Shimon Darwick
Thursday, April 29 at 7:00pm–8:15pm ET



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Past Immersions

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Ritualwell Immersions are produced in collaboration with the Reconstructionist Learning Networks. Visit the Learning Networks homepage to learn more. 

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