Jewish Meditation Sits

Wednesday, 5:45 – 6:15 p.m. in the Soul Center. $10/per person

April 4 – Rachel Wohl
April 11 – Eva Sivan
April 18 – Rachel Wohl
April 25 – Ben Shalva
May 2 – Susan Weis – Bohlen
May 9 – Ben Shalva
May 16 – Rachel Wohl
May 23 – Susan Weis-Bohlen
May 30 – Susan Weis-Bohlen

These 30-minute transformational gatherings will allow you to step out of the busyness of your life and experience the benefits of being present in the moment and free of self-judgment. Generously sponsored by Robert and Florence Chertkof

NEW Friday Evening Meditation Sits – Extended through May!
Fridays 5:20 – 5:50 p.m.

April 6 – Eva Sivan
April 13 – Steve Siegel
April 20 – Rachel Wohl
April 27 – Susan Weis-Bohlen

May 4 – Rachel Wohl
May 11 – Steve Siegel
May 18 – Eva Sivan
May 25 – Rachel Wohl

Drop-in and join us as we ease our way into Shabbat with guided meditation from our expert facilitators.  If you choose, we welcome you to stay for Shabbat services at 6:00 p.m.


Our Instructors:

img_6340Susan Weis-Bohlen, the former owner of breathe bookstore cafe, is also a Chopra Center Certified Ayurvedic Life-Style Counselor, cooking teacher and meditation teacher.





Jordan Goodman believes life improves when we feel more connected to ourselves and others. He is a professional musician, licensed psychotherapist, and recognized leader in the fields of therapeutic and community drumming.



gabe-pickusGabe Pickus is a Healing Touch Certified Practitioner, Movement & Martial Arts Practitioner and Educator and musician.





aaron schneiderAaron Schneider is a psychotherapist, ordained Maggid (storyteller) and student of the late Reb Zalman Schachter-Shalomi z”l.




63b-copyStephen Siegel, an investment advisor specializing in sustainable, responsible, impact investments, has been a student and teacher of Jewish and Himalayan meditation since 1975. Steve has been blessed with the opportunity to study with many teachers including Reb Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, z”l, Rabbi DovBer Pinson, Rav Avraham Sutton, Sri Swami Rama, Swami Veda Bharati, and Pandit Rajmani Tigunait.


Eva Sivan, PhD is a meditation teacher and psychologist. She has been privileged to study mindfulness meditation and Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction with teachers such as Tara Brach and Saki Santorelli, and is a Trained Teacher of Mindful Self-Compassion, an evidenced-based program developed in UC San Diego’s Center for Mindful Self-Compassion. She teaches mindfulness meditation in the community and offers the Mindful Self-Compassion course to individuals, professionals, and students.


rachel-wohlRachel Wohl is a conflict specialist and mindfulness teacher. She is an attorney, mediator, dialogue facilitator, teacher and trainer. She is the owner of Conflict Specialists International, LLC, offering a wide range of conflict prevention, conflict management, conflict resolution and training services. Rachel is an active member of Mediators Beyond Borders International.