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2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
510-704-9687

July 2019

17July
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

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18July
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

Find out more »
19July
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
kids and parents engaged in activities

Tot Shabbat

6:00-7:30pm - 6pm. Sing, dance, and bless with Jen Miriam Altman, Alon Altman, Raizel the Camel, and her other fabulous puppet friends! Half hour service followed by potluck dinner. Bring a dish to share.

Find out more »
24July
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

Find out more »
25July
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

Find out more »
25July
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

Find out more »
26July
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Contemplative Kabbalat Shabbat

7:30pm With Estelle Frankel and friends. Celebratory and contemplative Kabbalat Shabbat with chanting, poetry, movement, teaching, and meditation. ***This service is adult-oriented but older children who are comfortable with periods of silence are welcome.

Find out more »
29July
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Mind on the Move – Qigong, Alignment, Vitality

Mondays 6:00 - 7:15pm 5-class pass: $60 Drop-in: $15 Instructor: Molly Barker A dynamic meditation, Qigong uses attention, alignment, and tried-and-true postures and exercises to cultivate wholeness and health. Improve your balance, resilience and stability. Increase your capacities for liveliness, creativity, and sense of connection. Find a relaxed strength in your body, and wake up your natural capacities for healing. In this fun and approachable class, learn Qigong movements and walking forms while exploring fundamental principles: grounding, whole-body movement, relaxed breathing, and a friendly, focused awareness. Molly Barker has trained with Chris Fernie, founder of the Institute for Internal Transformation in Berkeley, California since 2008. She has studied body alignment and healthy movement, independently and with many teachers, since 2003. She is currently completing her teacher training in the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi with Peter Wayne, author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. From her many years as a practicing and teaching artist, she brings to Qigong a playful and searching mind. Register here

Find out more »
31July
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

Find out more »

August 2019

01August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

Find out more »
01August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

The Joy of Jewish Dance

Turn your morning into dance. Discover the beauty and rejuvenating force of this ancient ecstatic dance as the moves of the ancestors are tailor fit to each individual body and unique expression.

Find out more »
01August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

Find out more »
02August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
kids and parents engaged in activities

Tot Shabbat

6:00-7:30pm - 6pm. Sing, dance, and bless with Jen Miriam Altman, Alon Altman, Raizel the Camel, and her other fabulous puppet friends! Half hour service followed by potluck dinner. Bring a dish to share.

Find out more »
02August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Musical Kabbalat Shabbat Service

7:30pm-9:30pm.
Maggid Jhos Singer and Shlichat Tzibur Julie Batz. Welcome Shabbat in a circle of prayer, dance, song, and wisdom.

Find out more »
05August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Mind on the Move – Qigong, Alignment, Vitality

Mondays 6:00 - 7:15pm 5-class pass: $60 Drop-in: $15 Instructor: Molly Barker A dynamic meditation, Qigong uses attention, alignment, and tried-and-true postures and exercises to cultivate wholeness and health. Improve your balance, resilience and stability. Increase your capacities for liveliness, creativity, and sense of connection. Find a relaxed strength in your body, and wake up your natural capacities for healing. In this fun and approachable class, learn Qigong movements and walking forms while exploring fundamental principles: grounding, whole-body movement, relaxed breathing, and a friendly, focused awareness. Molly Barker has trained with Chris Fernie, founder of the Institute for Internal Transformation in Berkeley, California since 2008. She has studied body alignment and healthy movement, independently and with many teachers, since 2003. She is currently completing her teacher training in the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi with Peter Wayne, author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. From her many years as a practicing and teaching artist, she brings to Qigong a playful and searching mind. Register here

Find out more »
05August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

JEWISH MEDITATION

We come together to sit in silence and community, practicing presence and moment-by-moment awareness of the divine. Our goal is to activate the qualities needed to live more satisfying and meaningful lives -- qualities like wisdom and compassion, patience and joy. Our leaders are experienced teachers who bring heart centered learning and passion to their work.

Find out more »
07August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

Find out more »
08August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

Find out more »
08August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

The Joy of Jewish Dance

Turn your morning into dance. Discover the beauty and rejuvenating force of this ancient ecstatic dance as the moves of the ancestors are tailor fit to each individual body and unique expression.

Find out more »
08August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

Find out more »
08August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Chants of the Heart With Lior Tsarfaty & Julie Batz

Lior Tsarfaty and Julie Batz Second Thursdays, 7:30 - 9:00 pm At Chochmat HaLev we are blessed to be a singing community — and if singing is your spiritual practice (or you think it might be!), this class is for you. Julie and Lior create a safe and loving container for you to immerse yourself in our tradition’s sacred music. Chanting in community is an ancient path to healing and expansion. Every month, we’ll learn and chant sacred Jewish prayers: prayers for healing, prayers for peace, devotional chants, and prayers that evoke joy and celebration. Bring your voice, fill your heart, lift your spirit! CHL Members $10, General Public $15   Buy Tickets Buy Tickets on Eventbrite var exampleCallback = function() { console.log('Order complete!'); }; window.EBWidgets.createWidget({ widgetType: 'checkout', eventId: '61281447459', modal: true, modalTriggerElementId: 'eventbrite-widget-modal-trigger-61281447459', onOrderComplete: exampleCallback }); Buy Tickets Buy Tickets on Eventbrite var exampleCallback = function() { console.log('Order complete!'); }; window.EBWidgets.createWidget({ widgetType: 'checkout', eventId: '61281447459', modal: true, modalTriggerElementId: 'eventbrite-widget-modal-trigger-61281447459', onOrderComplete: exampleCallback });

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10August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

SHABBAT MORNING SERVICE

10:30am-12:00pm.
Led by Maggid Jhos Singer, Julie Batz, and Lior Tsarfaty, Come to pray, sing and dream the desires and wisdom of your heart, dive into Shabbat with chant, meditation, text study, and dance.

Find out more »
12August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Mind on the Move – Qigong, Alignment, Vitality

Mondays 6:00 - 7:15pm 5-class pass: $60 Drop-in: $15 Instructor: Molly Barker A dynamic meditation, Qigong uses attention, alignment, and tried-and-true postures and exercises to cultivate wholeness and health. Improve your balance, resilience and stability. Increase your capacities for liveliness, creativity, and sense of connection. Find a relaxed strength in your body, and wake up your natural capacities for healing. In this fun and approachable class, learn Qigong movements and walking forms while exploring fundamental principles: grounding, whole-body movement, relaxed breathing, and a friendly, focused awareness. Molly Barker has trained with Chris Fernie, founder of the Institute for Internal Transformation in Berkeley, California since 2008. She has studied body alignment and healthy movement, independently and with many teachers, since 2003. She is currently completing her teacher training in the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi with Peter Wayne, author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. From her many years as a practicing and teaching artist, she brings to Qigong a playful and searching mind. Register here

Find out more »
12August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

JEWISH MEDITATION

We come together to sit in silence and community, practicing presence and moment-by-moment awareness of the divine. Our goal is to activate the qualities needed to live more satisfying and meaningful lives -- qualities like wisdom and compassion, patience and joy. Our leaders are experienced teachers who bring heart centered learning and passion to their work.

Find out more »
14August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

Find out more »
15August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

Find out more »
15August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

The Joy of Jewish Dance

Turn your morning into dance. Discover the beauty and rejuvenating force of this ancient ecstatic dance as the moves of the ancestors are tailor fit to each individual body and unique expression.

Find out more »
15August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

Find out more »
15August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Chochmat Board Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Chochmat Board of Directors. Chochmat members are invited to attend.

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16August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
kids and parents engaged in activities

Tot Shabbat

6:00-7:30pm - 6pm. Sing, dance, and bless with Jen Miriam Altman, Alon Altman, Raizel the Camel, and her other fabulous puppet friends! Half hour service followed by potluck dinner. Bring a dish to share.

Find out more »
16August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Celebratory Musical Kabbalat Shabbat

Third Friday, 7:30pm Jhos Singer, Julie Batz & Lior Tsarfaty Dance your prayers to inspiring music both familiar and new, and enter deeply into shabbat with uplifting music, chant, prayer and teaching. Childwatch provided while parents are in the service.

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17August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Contemplative Shabbat Morning Service

11:00 am - 12 pm.
This service follows the arc of the traditional liturgy in distilled form — with alternating periods of chanting and silence.

Find out more »
19August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Mind on the Move – Qigong, Alignment, Vitality

Mondays 6:00 - 7:15pm 5-class pass: $60 Drop-in: $15 Instructor: Molly Barker A dynamic meditation, Qigong uses attention, alignment, and tried-and-true postures and exercises to cultivate wholeness and health. Improve your balance, resilience and stability. Increase your capacities for liveliness, creativity, and sense of connection. Find a relaxed strength in your body, and wake up your natural capacities for healing. In this fun and approachable class, learn Qigong movements and walking forms while exploring fundamental principles: grounding, whole-body movement, relaxed breathing, and a friendly, focused awareness. Molly Barker has trained with Chris Fernie, founder of the Institute for Internal Transformation in Berkeley, California since 2008. She has studied body alignment and healthy movement, independently and with many teachers, since 2003. She is currently completing her teacher training in the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi with Peter Wayne, author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. From her many years as a practicing and teaching artist, she brings to Qigong a playful and searching mind. Register here

Find out more »
19August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

JEWISH MEDITATION

We come together to sit in silence and community, practicing presence and moment-by-moment awareness of the divine. Our goal is to activate the qualities needed to live more satisfying and meaningful lives -- qualities like wisdom and compassion, patience and joy. Our leaders are experienced teachers who bring heart centered learning and passion to their work.

Find out more »
21August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

Find out more »
22August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

Find out more »
22August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

The Joy of Jewish Dance

Turn your morning into dance. Discover the beauty and rejuvenating force of this ancient ecstatic dance as the moves of the ancestors are tailor fit to each individual body and unique expression.

Find out more »
22August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

Find out more »
23August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Contemplative Kabbalat Shabbat

7:30pm With Estelle Frankel and friends. Celebratory and contemplative Kabbalat Shabbat with chanting, poetry, movement, teaching, and meditation. ***This service is adult-oriented but older children who are comfortable with periods of silence are welcome.

Find out more »
26August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Mind on the Move – Qigong, Alignment, Vitality

Mondays 6:00 - 7:15pm 5-class pass: $60 Drop-in: $15 Instructor: Molly Barker A dynamic meditation, Qigong uses attention, alignment, and tried-and-true postures and exercises to cultivate wholeness and health. Improve your balance, resilience and stability. Increase your capacities for liveliness, creativity, and sense of connection. Find a relaxed strength in your body, and wake up your natural capacities for healing. In this fun and approachable class, learn Qigong movements and walking forms while exploring fundamental principles: grounding, whole-body movement, relaxed breathing, and a friendly, focused awareness. Molly Barker has trained with Chris Fernie, founder of the Institute for Internal Transformation in Berkeley, California since 2008. She has studied body alignment and healthy movement, independently and with many teachers, since 2003. She is currently completing her teacher training in the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi with Peter Wayne, author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. From her many years as a practicing and teaching artist, she brings to Qigong a playful and searching mind. Register here

Find out more »
26August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

JEWISH MEDITATION

We come together to sit in silence and community, practicing presence and moment-by-moment awareness of the divine. Our goal is to activate the qualities needed to live more satisfying and meaningful lives -- qualities like wisdom and compassion, patience and joy. Our leaders are experienced teachers who bring heart centered learning and passion to their work.

Find out more »
28August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

Find out more »
29August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

Find out more »
29August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

The Joy of Jewish Dance

Turn your morning into dance. Discover the beauty and rejuvenating force of this ancient ecstatic dance as the moves of the ancestors are tailor fit to each individual body and unique expression.

Find out more »
29August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

Find out more »
30August
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

5th Wheel Minyan

7:30 – 9:00 pm.
Lay led.
5th Wheel Minyan is community-led. Join us for the Kabbalat Shabbat prayers and the Mariv (evening) service.

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September 2019

02September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Mind on the Move – Qigong, Alignment, Vitality

Mondays 6:00 - 7:15pm 5-class pass: $60 Drop-in: $15 Instructor: Molly Barker A dynamic meditation, Qigong uses attention, alignment, and tried-and-true postures and exercises to cultivate wholeness and health. Improve your balance, resilience and stability. Increase your capacities for liveliness, creativity, and sense of connection. Find a relaxed strength in your body, and wake up your natural capacities for healing. In this fun and approachable class, learn Qigong movements and walking forms while exploring fundamental principles: grounding, whole-body movement, relaxed breathing, and a friendly, focused awareness. Molly Barker has trained with Chris Fernie, founder of the Institute for Internal Transformation in Berkeley, California since 2008. She has studied body alignment and healthy movement, independently and with many teachers, since 2003. She is currently completing her teacher training in the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi with Peter Wayne, author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. From her many years as a practicing and teaching artist, she brings to Qigong a playful and searching mind. Register here

Find out more »
02September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

JEWISH MEDITATION

We come together to sit in silence and community, practicing presence and moment-by-moment awareness of the divine. Our goal is to activate the qualities needed to live more satisfying and meaningful lives -- qualities like wisdom and compassion, patience and joy. Our leaders are experienced teachers who bring heart centered learning and passion to their work.

Find out more »
04September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

Find out more »
05September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

Find out more »
05September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

The Joy of Jewish Dance

Turn your morning into dance. Discover the beauty and rejuvenating force of this ancient ecstatic dance as the moves of the ancestors are tailor fit to each individual body and unique expression.

Find out more »
05September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

Find out more »
06September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
kids and parents engaged in activities

Tot Shabbat

6:00-7:30pm - 6pm. Sing, dance, and bless with Jen Miriam Altman, Alon Altman, Raizel the Camel, and her other fabulous puppet friends! Half hour service followed by potluck dinner. Bring a dish to share.

Find out more »
06September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Musical Kabbalat Shabbat Service

7:30pm-9:30pm.
Maggid Jhos Singer and Shlichat Tzibur Julie Batz. Welcome Shabbat in a circle of prayer, dance, song, and wisdom.

Find out more »
09September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Mind on the Move – Qigong, Alignment, Vitality

Mondays 6:00 - 7:15pm 5-class pass: $60 Drop-in: $15 Instructor: Molly Barker A dynamic meditation, Qigong uses attention, alignment, and tried-and-true postures and exercises to cultivate wholeness and health. Improve your balance, resilience and stability. Increase your capacities for liveliness, creativity, and sense of connection. Find a relaxed strength in your body, and wake up your natural capacities for healing. In this fun and approachable class, learn Qigong movements and walking forms while exploring fundamental principles: grounding, whole-body movement, relaxed breathing, and a friendly, focused awareness. Molly Barker has trained with Chris Fernie, founder of the Institute for Internal Transformation in Berkeley, California since 2008. She has studied body alignment and healthy movement, independently and with many teachers, since 2003. She is currently completing her teacher training in the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi with Peter Wayne, author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. From her many years as a practicing and teaching artist, she brings to Qigong a playful and searching mind. Register here

Find out more »
09September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

JEWISH MEDITATION

We come together to sit in silence and community, practicing presence and moment-by-moment awareness of the divine. Our goal is to activate the qualities needed to live more satisfying and meaningful lives -- qualities like wisdom and compassion, patience and joy. Our leaders are experienced teachers who bring heart centered learning and passion to their work.

Find out more »
11September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

Find out more »
12September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

Find out more »
12September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

The Joy of Jewish Dance

Turn your morning into dance. Discover the beauty and rejuvenating force of this ancient ecstatic dance as the moves of the ancestors are tailor fit to each individual body and unique expression.

Find out more »
12September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

Find out more »
12September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Chants of the Heart With Lior Tsarfaty & Julie Batz

At Chochmat HaLev we are blessed to be a singing community — and if singing is your spiritual practice (or you think it might be!), this class is for you. Julie and Lior create a safe and loving container for you to immerse yourself in our tradition’s sacred music.

Find out more »
14September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

SHABBAT MORNING SERVICE

10:30am-12:00pm.
Led by Maggid Jhos Singer, Julie Batz, and Lior Tsarfaty, Come to pray, sing and dream the desires and wisdom of your heart, dive into Shabbat with chant, meditation, text study, and dance.

Find out more »
16September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Mind on the Move – Qigong, Alignment, Vitality

Mondays 6:00 - 7:15pm 5-class pass: $60 Drop-in: $15 Instructor: Molly Barker A dynamic meditation, Qigong uses attention, alignment, and tried-and-true postures and exercises to cultivate wholeness and health. Improve your balance, resilience and stability. Increase your capacities for liveliness, creativity, and sense of connection. Find a relaxed strength in your body, and wake up your natural capacities for healing. In this fun and approachable class, learn Qigong movements and walking forms while exploring fundamental principles: grounding, whole-body movement, relaxed breathing, and a friendly, focused awareness. Molly Barker has trained with Chris Fernie, founder of the Institute for Internal Transformation in Berkeley, California since 2008. She has studied body alignment and healthy movement, independently and with many teachers, since 2003. She is currently completing her teacher training in the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi with Peter Wayne, author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. From her many years as a practicing and teaching artist, she brings to Qigong a playful and searching mind. Register here

Find out more »
16September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

JEWISH MEDITATION

We come together to sit in silence and community, practicing presence and moment-by-moment awareness of the divine. Our goal is to activate the qualities needed to live more satisfying and meaningful lives -- qualities like wisdom and compassion, patience and joy. Our leaders are experienced teachers who bring heart centered learning and passion to their work.

Find out more »
18September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

Find out more »
19September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

Find out more »
19September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

The Joy of Jewish Dance

Turn your morning into dance. Discover the beauty and rejuvenating force of this ancient ecstatic dance as the moves of the ancestors are tailor fit to each individual body and unique expression.

Find out more »
19September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

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19September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Chochmat Board Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Chochmat Board of Directors. Chochmat members are invited to attend.

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20September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
kids and parents engaged in activities

Tot Shabbat

6:00-7:30pm - 6pm. Sing, dance, and bless with Jen Miriam Altman, Alon Altman, Raizel the Camel, and her other fabulous puppet friends! Half hour service followed by potluck dinner. Bring a dish to share.

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20September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Celebratory Musical Kabbalat Shabbat

Third Friday, 7:30pm Jhos Singer, Julie Batz & Lior Tsarfaty Dance your prayers to inspiring music both familiar and new, and enter deeply into shabbat with uplifting music, chant, prayer and teaching. Childwatch provided while parents are in the service.

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21September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Contemplative Shabbat Morning Service

11:00 am - 12 pm.
This service follows the arc of the traditional liturgy in distilled form — with alternating periods of chanting and silence.

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23September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Mind on the Move – Qigong, Alignment, Vitality

Mondays 6:00 - 7:15pm 5-class pass: $60 Drop-in: $15 Instructor: Molly Barker A dynamic meditation, Qigong uses attention, alignment, and tried-and-true postures and exercises to cultivate wholeness and health. Improve your balance, resilience and stability. Increase your capacities for liveliness, creativity, and sense of connection. Find a relaxed strength in your body, and wake up your natural capacities for healing. In this fun and approachable class, learn Qigong movements and walking forms while exploring fundamental principles: grounding, whole-body movement, relaxed breathing, and a friendly, focused awareness. Molly Barker has trained with Chris Fernie, founder of the Institute for Internal Transformation in Berkeley, California since 2008. She has studied body alignment and healthy movement, independently and with many teachers, since 2003. She is currently completing her teacher training in the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi with Peter Wayne, author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. From her many years as a practicing and teaching artist, she brings to Qigong a playful and searching mind. Register here

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23September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

JEWISH MEDITATION

We come together to sit in silence and community, practicing presence and moment-by-moment awareness of the divine. Our goal is to activate the qualities needed to live more satisfying and meaningful lives -- qualities like wisdom and compassion, patience and joy. Our leaders are experienced teachers who bring heart centered learning and passion to their work.

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25September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

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26September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

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26September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

The Joy of Jewish Dance

Turn your morning into dance. Discover the beauty and rejuvenating force of this ancient ecstatic dance as the moves of the ancestors are tailor fit to each individual body and unique expression.

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26September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

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27September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Contemplative Kabbalat Shabbat

7:30pm With Estelle Frankel and friends. Celebratory and contemplative Kabbalat Shabbat with chanting, poetry, movement, teaching, and meditation. ***This service is adult-oriented but older children who are comfortable with periods of silence are welcome.

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30September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Mind on the Move – Qigong, Alignment, Vitality

Mondays 6:00 - 7:15pm 5-class pass: $60 Drop-in: $15 Instructor: Molly Barker A dynamic meditation, Qigong uses attention, alignment, and tried-and-true postures and exercises to cultivate wholeness and health. Improve your balance, resilience and stability. Increase your capacities for liveliness, creativity, and sense of connection. Find a relaxed strength in your body, and wake up your natural capacities for healing. In this fun and approachable class, learn Qigong movements and walking forms while exploring fundamental principles: grounding, whole-body movement, relaxed breathing, and a friendly, focused awareness. Molly Barker has trained with Chris Fernie, founder of the Institute for Internal Transformation in Berkeley, California since 2008. She has studied body alignment and healthy movement, independently and with many teachers, since 2003. She is currently completing her teacher training in the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi with Peter Wayne, author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. From her many years as a practicing and teaching artist, she brings to Qigong a playful and searching mind. Register here

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30September
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

JEWISH MEDITATION

We come together to sit in silence and community, practicing presence and moment-by-moment awareness of the divine. Our goal is to activate the qualities needed to live more satisfying and meaningful lives -- qualities like wisdom and compassion, patience and joy. Our leaders are experienced teachers who bring heart centered learning and passion to their work.

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October 2019

02October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

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03October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

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03October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

The Joy of Jewish Dance

Turn your morning into dance. Discover the beauty and rejuvenating force of this ancient ecstatic dance as the moves of the ancestors are tailor fit to each individual body and unique expression.

Find out more »
03October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

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04October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
kids and parents engaged in activities

Tot Shabbat

6:00-7:30pm - 6pm. Sing, dance, and bless with Jen Miriam Altman, Alon Altman, Raizel the Camel, and her other fabulous puppet friends! Half hour service followed by potluck dinner. Bring a dish to share.

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04October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Musical Kabbalat Shabbat Service

7:30pm-9:30pm.
Maggid Jhos Singer and Shlichat Tzibur Julie Batz. Welcome Shabbat in a circle of prayer, dance, song, and wisdom.

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07October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Mind on the Move – Qigong, Alignment, Vitality

Mondays 6:00 - 7:15pm 5-class pass: $60 Drop-in: $15 Instructor: Molly Barker A dynamic meditation, Qigong uses attention, alignment, and tried-and-true postures and exercises to cultivate wholeness and health. Improve your balance, resilience and stability. Increase your capacities for liveliness, creativity, and sense of connection. Find a relaxed strength in your body, and wake up your natural capacities for healing. In this fun and approachable class, learn Qigong movements and walking forms while exploring fundamental principles: grounding, whole-body movement, relaxed breathing, and a friendly, focused awareness. Molly Barker has trained with Chris Fernie, founder of the Institute for Internal Transformation in Berkeley, California since 2008. She has studied body alignment and healthy movement, independently and with many teachers, since 2003. She is currently completing her teacher training in the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi with Peter Wayne, author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. From her many years as a practicing and teaching artist, she brings to Qigong a playful and searching mind. Register here

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07October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

JEWISH MEDITATION

We come together to sit in silence and community, practicing presence and moment-by-moment awareness of the divine. Our goal is to activate the qualities needed to live more satisfying and meaningful lives -- qualities like wisdom and compassion, patience and joy. Our leaders are experienced teachers who bring heart centered learning and passion to their work.

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09October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

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10October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

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10October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

The Joy of Jewish Dance

Turn your morning into dance. Discover the beauty and rejuvenating force of this ancient ecstatic dance as the moves of the ancestors are tailor fit to each individual body and unique expression.

Find out more »
10October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

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12October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

SHABBAT MORNING SERVICE

10:30am-12:00pm.
Led by Maggid Jhos Singer, Julie Batz, and Lior Tsarfaty, Come to pray, sing and dream the desires and wisdom of your heart, dive into Shabbat with chant, meditation, text study, and dance.

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14October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Mind on the Move – Qigong, Alignment, Vitality

Mondays 6:00 - 7:15pm 5-class pass: $60 Drop-in: $15 Instructor: Molly Barker A dynamic meditation, Qigong uses attention, alignment, and tried-and-true postures and exercises to cultivate wholeness and health. Improve your balance, resilience and stability. Increase your capacities for liveliness, creativity, and sense of connection. Find a relaxed strength in your body, and wake up your natural capacities for healing. In this fun and approachable class, learn Qigong movements and walking forms while exploring fundamental principles: grounding, whole-body movement, relaxed breathing, and a friendly, focused awareness. Molly Barker has trained with Chris Fernie, founder of the Institute for Internal Transformation in Berkeley, California since 2008. She has studied body alignment and healthy movement, independently and with many teachers, since 2003. She is currently completing her teacher training in the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi with Peter Wayne, author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. From her many years as a practicing and teaching artist, she brings to Qigong a playful and searching mind. Register here

Find out more »
14October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

JEWISH MEDITATION

We come together to sit in silence and community, practicing presence and moment-by-moment awareness of the divine. Our goal is to activate the qualities needed to live more satisfying and meaningful lives -- qualities like wisdom and compassion, patience and joy. Our leaders are experienced teachers who bring heart centered learning and passion to their work.

Find out more »
16October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Meditation of Presence

8:15 am-9:00 am
We sit together in silence, after a brief teaching on meditation practice in connection with the weekly Torah portion with the weekly Torah portion or where we find ourselves in the Jewish sacred calendar.

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17October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Morning Chanting & Meditation Service

8:00-8:45am - Start your day with chanting, meditation and a little Torah wisdom. In a warm and welcoming group we will chant our gratitude and prayers following the arc of the morning service and connect around the week’s Torah portion.

Find out more »
17October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

The Joy of Jewish Dance

Turn your morning into dance. Discover the beauty and rejuvenating force of this ancient ecstatic dance as the moves of the ancestors are tailor fit to each individual body and unique expression.

Find out more »
17October
Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Tai Chi

5pm with Jeffrey Kessler. Drawing on teachings from both Chinese and Jewish Mysticism, cultivate embodied awareness through a variety of movement, breathing, and meditation practices.

Find out more »
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