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Jewish Meditation Retreat

December 21, 2017 - December 23, 2017

Join us for a meaningful & amazing Jewish Meditation retreat in Tzfat!

* Meet people from around the world
* Kabbalah & Jewish Mysticism sessions
* Meditation in Nature
* Magical Mystical Tour of Tzfat
* Live music
* Thought-provoking lectures & workshops

Awesome open atmosphere: There’s no place like Ascent

About our hospitality:

  • Accommodation is in Ascent’s own accommodations, cozy and air-conditioned rooms in a homey atmosphere.
  • Ascent provides home-cooked meals as well as light snacks in between.
  • During Shabbat you can enjoy all of Ascent’s hospitality areas:

– Balconies with breathtaking views
– A lobby with ancient stone arches
– A pleasant and well-kept tea garden
– Coffee / tea corner with light refreshments 24/7

The Ascent Center is located on the edge of Safed’s Old City, adjacent to a Galilean forest and overlooking amazing views of Mt. Meron. It’s the perfect location to take time out of life, meet new friends and experience the peace of nature.

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Tentative Weekend Schedule:

7:30pm Supper & Welcome to Ascent
8:30pm “Staying afloat in a Turbulent World” / Amichai
9:30pm Breathing & Relaxation with Eyal  Karoutchi
10:30pm Live Soul music Session & Light Refreshments
8:30am -10:45am Breakfast
10:30am Hiking & Meditation in the Galilee Heights
1:00-1:30pm Light meal – yay couscous!
Free Time: take a rest and prepare for shabbat

Walk to the Ari z”l  Mikvah (for men) & visit to our Sages resting place

3:00pm Featured Lecture: The Kabbalah of Shabbat / Rabbi Leiter
3:30pm Wine & Cheese with Orientation Live Music with a view
4:05pm Women: Shabbat Candle Lighting
Kabbalat Shabbat  Evening services with joy & songs
5:30pm Walk to host families for an amazing Shabbat meal experience!
10:00pm Farbrengen: Group-Dynamix   / Mo moodie
8:30am Light Breakfast
10:00am Shabbat Services join synagogue of your choice in the Old City
11:45am Kiddush & Light Refreshments
12:00am “The Art of Observation”/ Amichai  
1:00pm Spirited Shabbat Meal
3:40pm Mincha  Services &  Light Refreshments
4:00pm Walking Meditation to the Singing Cave / CB Leiter
5:30pm Musical Havdalah dance & celebrate
7:30pm Kabbalist Meditation/ Eyal Karoutchi
8:45pm Melaveh Malkah Post Shabbat Dinner & Chasiddic Stories/ R’ Tilles


December 21, 2017
December 23, 2017


Ascent Tzfat
2 Ha'ari
Tzfat, Israel
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