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Jewish Spirituality and Mysticism in the 21st Century

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Jewish Spirituality and Mysticism in the 21st Century (SPJT205/48892)

Teaching Faculty:

Rabbi Dr. Eliezer Shore

Language of Instruction:



Academic hours: 45
Credits: 3

Course Dates:

June 27 – July 21, 2022


Undergraduate and graduate students; mature learners with an academic background

Application Deadline:

May 1, 2022


Application fee: US$ 120
Course Tuition: US $1,790
Housing: US$ 850*

* Depending on availability

Relevant Academic Fields:

Religious studies, cultural studies, philosophy, Jewish Studies


  • Understand the nature of mystical experience and the unique approach of Kabbalah and Hasidism.
  • Study Jewish texts, both ancient and modern, that seek to understand the nature of spirituality.
  • “Meet” living teachers of the Jewish esoteric tradition, who are developing new philosophies and practices.


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Please note:

  • Students may change their selection of summer course(s) from the July Session up until five days before the July Session begins.
  • The maximum recommended course load for the July Session is two courses.
  • Students applying for the July Session may also apply for one of the courses offered in the August Session. View the August Session courses here.
  • See here for more information about visas.
  • Students who complete their summer course application by March 12, 2022, and who also complete payment by April 7, 2022, will be eligible for a 10% early bird discount on the course tuition. In the event that a student applies for more than one summer course, the 10% early bird discount will be applied to one of the summer courses only.

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