Spirituality

Spirituality

How to Have Mindful Sex

The secret is not to scratch the itch of desire as soon as it arises.

Spirituality

Creativity as Spiritual Practice

Judaism teaches that each of us is endowed with creative capacity simply by being human.

Spirituality

Finding God Through the Body

All of Jewish practice is a response to the fact that we are spiritual beings housed for a limited time in physical bodies.

The Kabbalistic Secret of Kissing

What the Zohar teaches about love-making and the coming of the messiah.

The Power of Hebrew Chant

Chanting brings the sacred phrases of Jewish tradition alive and enables them to be known in the body.

What is Jewish Meditation?

"Truly, you are where your mind is,” taught the Baal Shem Tov.

The Earth as a Source of Wonder

The Jewish practice of blessing natural phenomena awakens us to the fact that the earth is a wonder, a witness, and a spiritual mystery.

How to Talk to God

The Hasidic prayer practice of hitbodedut -- talking to God freely in one's native tongue -- helps to build intimacy over time.

The Jewish Spiritual Path to Character Development

We humans come factory-equipped with latent godly qualities and the capacity to actualize them through our words and actions. 

How to Experience God in Your Body

Jewish wisdom isn't just meant to be intellectually understood, but embodied. Here's how.

How to Get Started with Jewish Meditation

Resources for beginners looking to start a Jewish meditation practice.

What is Jewish Spirituality?

What matters in Jewish spiritual practice is less the experience itself than what we do with it.