Entering Kabbalah

A new approach to Jewish spirituality designed to connect Jews to each other and to Judaism through spiritual practices rooted in Jewish tradition.


A new approach to Jewish spirituality

Experienced spiritual seeker or novice, or both, Entering Kabbalah will offer you new ways to connect - to your inner self, to your community, and to meaningful openings between Jewish traditions and our everyday lives. 


No prior experience required to participate.
Come prepared to relax in comfortable clothing to the
220 North Tryon at the Foundation for the Carolinas.


A project of Temple Beth El of Charlotte. Supported by the Jewish Federation of Charlotte through a 2015 Impact Grant, a program to encourage and expand Jewish life in Charlotte.

To look at the world through thoughtful Jewish eyes, is to stare with awe and gratitude, and indeed joy, at creation.
— Rabbi Jonathan
The classes will be led by  Rabbi Jonathan Freirich  of  Temple Beth El .

The classes will be led by Rabbi Jonathan Freirich of Temple Beth El.


With an open and welcoming approach to Judaism and learning, Rabbi Jonathan will guide the class through a series of experiences intended to connect participants to Judaism and to each other in an authentic and meaningful way.

Classes will have meditation, small group workshops, and interactive and engaging conversations that will incorporate traditional ideas from Jewish mysticism updated with contemporary concepts of the self and community.

Vision, thought, emotion, practice - aiming for wholeness.