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Judaism's Best Kept Secrets

Judaism's Best Kept Secrets


Judaism's Best Kept Secrets . . . women only! 

What: Some "real girl talk". An excellent space to explore relevant topics like love & relationships, intimacy, gender roles in Judaism and more. This wildly popular course explores hot button issues confronting women today. 
In addition to being a safe, comfortable forum to discuss many sensitive issues, previous participants have cherished this hour and half as “their special time of the week: the time they can just focus on themselves”. Of course, delicious home baked goods, fruit and hot tea always helps. 

When: Time based on schedules of registered participants 
Duration: 6 sessions, 90 minutes.

Where: Chabad House click for directions 

With: Dalia Sanoff 
To sign up click here 
To read reflections from past participants about the class, click here. 

Course Syllabus 

Class One
 – To Be a Jewish Woman 
The vast majority of mitzvot are gender-free. Kabbalah offers a unique (and surprising!)

Class Two
 – Love and Intimacy 
Do you believe in love? Why get married? Real girl talk and a frank discussion on the intense power of sexuality and its gift to humanity. 

Class Three
 – Mikvah - Then and Now 
It’s Judaism’s best kept secret . . . but it shouldn’t be anymore! Everything you wanted to know about.Mikvah but didn’t know how to ask. Discover the key component to loving jewishly. 

Class Four - The Jewish Contribution to the Big Ideas of History More than monotheism, beyond socialism or nationalism or the rights of man, the Jewish contribution to civilization has resonated for over 3,500 years. What is it ? 

Class Five – What Does It All Mean to Me, Anyway 
A discussion of life on campus, and in the working world today. Breaking the glass ceiling is no big deal, but where do relationships fit in? 

Class Six
 – Mikvah Tour and Luncheon 
Visit a new state of the art, beautiful Mikvah. Meet back at Chabad House for a celebratory luncheon and share reflections.