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Increasing in Happiness: Month-Long Jewish Laughter Retreat

Hosted By: ZIVUG

The Talmud teaches that with the beginning of the month of Adar, we are encouraged to increase our happiness (marbim b’simchah). How do we cultivate joy in the midst of isolation, loss, and fear? Laughter, Torah’s living wisdom, and community.

For the month entire Jewish month of Adar, Rabbi Getzel Davis and Laughter Coach Shimon Darwick will offer thrice weekly laughter Torah sessions.

 

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Rabbi Getzel Davis

Rabbi Getzel Davis is founder of ZIVUG. He works as a rabbi and educator at Harvard Hillel and also as an Harvard University Chaplain, where much of his work is to engage unobservant students. He is also the adviser for the Conservative Minyan, teaches regular classes, and counsels students, faculty, and community members. Rabbi Getzel is also the founder and executive director of Unorthodox Celebrations, a service that connects unaffiliated Jews with inspiring rabbis and cantors nationwide to facilitate meaningful weddings, bar mitzvahs and baby namings.
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ZIVUG

ZIVUG provides counseling and learning opportunities for couples and parents.
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