Mindfulness meditation sit, that weaves Jewish wisdom of the Calendar with centering practice. Followed by creative expression through crafting.
High Holidays at Beth Tzedec
Alternative services for the High Holidays at Toronto's Beth Tzedec Congregation. Services include text study, meditation, and reflective exercises to tap into the essence of the high holidays.
Dead Sea Retreat
Day long retreat at Metzukei Deragot and the hot springs. Getting ready to welcome the month of Shevat, exploring themes of renewal and awakening through hitbodedut, discussion, meditation and yoga. @AchvatAmimRuchani
Class in Nachlaot on the patterns of the moon, light and darkness, and chassidic teachings on Channukah. @AchvatAmimRuchani
Rooftop Tisha Be'Av
Yafo Rooftop reading of Eicha, meditation and art based discussion of Tisha Be'av themes
TLV Seaside Shabbes
Gut Purim! Shiyur: Purim and Gan Eden
Limmud in Jerusalem, that went through the rituals of Purim, as they build practice relating to a Tikkun of Gan Eden. Drawing from Biblical, rabbinics and chassidic texts. Gut Purim!!
This Is Not An Ulpan: Hebrew Calligraphy Workshop
Joined This Is Not an Ulpan to teach hebrew scribal art and mysticism to a group of internationals in Tel Aviv learning Hebrew through art!
Yafo Rooftop Kabbalat Shabbat Davening
Dozens gathered on a Rooftop in Yafo as the sunset to welcome in Shabbat with song, praise, and prayer.
Shabbat Retreat: הזמן השביעי
Shabbat Retreat in the Hills of Kadita! A day of Workshops including mysticism & movement, vegan cooking, meditative nature hike, sacred song circle, and meditation. Followed by a deep Shabbat experience, with movement, meditation, limud, sacred singing and taanug (delight)! Click here for more information.
Officiated Reb and Alex's Wedding!
What an honour to officiate the wedding of Reb and Alex, at Beth Tzedec. Such a beautiful Chuppa!
Toronto, Summer 2017. Mazal Tov!
Tour of City Tree - Urban Ecological Living TLV
A tour of the ecological commune, City Tree, in the heart of Tel Aviv. Got inspired for living more consciously and with care for the earth - from organic food, to homemade cosmetics and cleaning supplies, to planting a balcony garden... Click here for more info on City Tree
Evening of Soulful Expression
Hosted Anne Seham in a beautiful evening of creative expression, healing, and dream work
Netzer Olam Gap Yeari: Introduction Shiyur to Sacred Learning
Mashiach Seudah at Rainbow Gathering
20 people gathered at the Homestead for a morning practice of niggunim, to start our days with gratitude and song.
Scribal Arts Class
Hebrew calligraphy class.
Teaching the techniques and mystical meanings of Sofrut and the Aleph Bet with Moishe House.
Erev Niggunim Yerushalayim
Join 50 folks for evening of singing, jamming, and story telling!
Rosh Chodesh Women's Gathering, Jerusalem 2016
A group of beautiful women gathered at The Homestead, Jerusalem for an evening of sharing, Torah, henna, crafting smudge sticks, and song to welcome in the new month of Shvat.
TLV Seaside Shabbes 2013-2015
150 gathered on the beach of Tel Aviv to welcome Shabbat with song, dance and meditation! This Carlebach minyan happens about once a month, come join us! Kabbalat Shabbat led by Bluth!
High Holiday Reflective Services at Beth Tzedec 2014, 2015, 2016
Alternative high holiday services at Beth Tzedec Congregation in Toronto, led by Bluth. Through sharing Torah, meditation, and other activities, we connected to the deep essence of the chaggim.
BK Rooftop Farbrengen 2015
120 people gathered on a rooftop in Crown Heights as we jammed, shared Torah and sang. This event brought together chossidim, activists, yeshiva bochers, yeshiva bocherettes, religious, secular, and more! Gevald!
Bluth started off a tour of chassidut in Jerusalem by sharing about the history, philosophy, and culture of chassidut, and delved into the world of neo-chassidut.
JLM Farbrengen with Reb Yankeleh 2015
An evening with Reb Yankeleh Shemesh, who played in Reb Shlomo Carlebach's band.
Full of songs, Torah, and stories from Reb Shlomo!
Tu B'shvat Seder in the Jerusalem Forest 2015
Chevreh gathered under the moon and around a bonfire in the Jerusalem forest.
Bluth and Paz led a Tu B'shvat seder through mystical musical meditation, Torah learning and song.
TLV Rooftop Megillah Reading! 2015
70 people gathered on a rooftop in Tel Aviv! Amazing men and women stepped up to learn and read and hear the megillah, and then party ad d'lo yada!
Solelim Jewish Meditation Canoe Trip 2008-2014
A Jewish meditation canoe trip with a group of 14 and 15 year olds from Camp Solelim explored mindfulness meditation and Jewish themes of gratitude, spirituality, and the sacred. We camped out on the overnight site, cooked our meals and sang and meditated late into the nights.
TLV Rooftop Seder 2014
We co-led a seder for 50 people on Marissa and Roee's rooftop in Tel Aviv!
This seder lasted until 5:00 am and was full of deep wisdom, big smiles, endless song and even a guest appearence by Eliyahu!
Kabbalat Shabbat at Zorba Music Festival, 2014
Kabbalat Shabbat and Kiddush under the stars in a circle at the Zorba Festival.
Avodat Lev at City Tree, 2014
Morning chanting, niggunin and other prayers from shacharit to start the day off with intention and gratitude.
Shoresh Jewish Environmental Programs, 2012-2014
Bluth was Director of Education for Shoresh, running farm and garden Jewish eco educational programs, including Shoresh Food Conference, Jewish Eco programing at Kavanah Garden, holiday retreats at Bela Farm, nature walks and DIY workshops throughout Toronto!