Event: Annual day of Kabbalah – From Chabad to Madonna: The Influence of Kabbalah on


Modern Times

Date & Time: Sunday, February 3, 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Location: JCC of Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Avenue, NYC

Explore how kabbalistic ideas have permeated all denominations of Judaism and

turned into a growing part of the self-help industry. Co- sponsored by The JCC Manhattan and The Carlebach Shul with Rabbi Naftali Citron

Featuring: Rabbi Asher Crispe on Kabbalah at the Movies and Modern Scientific Advances

and Kabbalah; Dr. Karen Starr on Kabbalah on the Couch: Mysticism and Psychoanalysis; Rabbi Simon Jacobson on Kabbalistic Roots of Chabad and New Age Thought and Kabbalah; Rabbi Naftali Citron on Kabbalistic Meditation and A Timeline Revealing Kabbalah in Modern Life;

Dr. Sharon Flatto on Jewish Prayer and Practice and Kabbalah; and Daniel Matt on Kabbalah and the Big Bang and Kabbalah’s Widespread Access: Blessing or Curse?

Cantor George Mordecai, special musical guest.

$45.00 All; $45 pre-registration; $60 at the door.

For more information, or to register, please call 646-505-5708.