The Tasman Center offers in-person and online opportunities for those seeking meaningful, accessible, and personalized Jewish learning, community classes & gatherings, spiritual coaching and rabbinic support. Programs and events incorporate various modalities of expression and engagement with Jewish practice and creative expression, including writing, visual art, mixed-media art, meditation, yoga, poetry, rabbinic and modern texts and participant offerings. We welcome participants who are exploring Judaism, new to Jewish practice, part of an interfaith Jewish couple or family, or if you have been Jewish your whole life and are looking to deepen your practice.
Rabbi Sarah Tasman works with private clients as an educator, spiritual counselor, and coach. Sarah also mentors Jewish spiritual entrepreneurs and female-identified clergy. Whether you are preparing for an adult b'nai mitzvah or considering conversion, exploring an interfaith Jewish partnership, are looking for personalized Jewish learning, want to deepen your spiritual practice, or are looking for coaching from a Jewish lens, please be in touch.
Rabbi Sarah creates customized, authentic, personalized and meaningful Jewish ritual experiences for individuals couples and families from all different Jewish backgrounds and interfaith families. Contact Rabbi Sarah about your upcoming wedding, baby naming, or other life transition you are looking to mark.
Group learning opportunities include Shabbat gatherings, classes, holiday workshops, and seasonal retreats that incorporate Jewish spirituality and creativity, yoga and meditation. Signature courses and topics include cultivating a spiritual life, building a Jewish home, living in alignment with the Jewish calendar, and the new moon cycle.
Creating Ritual: A Professional Development Retreat
Join Rabbi Sarah Tasman and Naomi Malka, Director of the Adas Israel Community Mikvah on Wednesday, May5, 8th 10am-2pm for Creating Ritual: A Professional Development Retreat (option to extend your afternoon for a personal retreat) at Dayspring Retreat Center in Germantown, MD.
ALIGN: A MONTHLY MEDITATION, ART & YOGA WORKSHOP
A New Moon series incorporating Jewish Spirituality, Seasonal Wellness & Creative Expression
- Candle lighting Ritual
- Learning and Discussion
- Meditation and/or gentle yoga (for all levels)
- Creative Writing and/or Art
- Closing Ritual
Open to all backgrounds and all genders.
Feb 2, March 2, April 8, May 4, June 1
(All Saturday nights except April gathering is a Monday).
Center for Mindful Living 4708 Wisconsin Ave Washington DC 20016 Second Floor
Ticket Prices: $30-45 per session (register for multiple sessions and save!)
Pre-registration is required to attend any class
Blessings for the Month of Nisan!
Each month will feature original writings and intentions from Rabbi Sarah based on Jewish wisdom and the Jewish calendar, which coincide with the moon cycle and the seasons. The new moon and new month of Nisan arrives on April 6, 2019. Each month is an opportunity for reflections, taking stock, checking in, and learning. Each month contains deep yet simple wisdom. Read more about the holidays, teachings, and intentions for the season on Rabbi Sarah's blog page called Writings.
Seasonal & Spiritual Teachings, News and Upcoming Events!
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