Experiencing the Ba'al Shem Tov
Life, Stories, and Teachings
|The Ba'al Shem Tov was the founder of Chassidut, the movement that renewed Jewish spirituality in the 18th century. He is considered one of the greatest spiritual leaders and one of the greatest mystics in Jewish history.|
Rabbi Yitzchak Ginsburgh will be conducting a four day seminar in Mezhibuzh, the town that served as the Ba'al Shem Tov's spiritual center during his lifetime and the site of his grave.
Rabbi Ginsburgh is considered the world's foremost expositor of the teachings of the Ba'al Shem Tov.
Dates: June 28, 29, 30 and July 1
Register by June 23 (note that Visas must be prepared in advance, see below)
Location: The Ba'al Shem Tov's Tziyun, Mezhibuzh, Ukraine
Accomodations: We will be sleeping at the Jewish Hotel located right by the Tziyun. Lectures will be given in the Tziyun's synagogue. Board is separate for men and women. Alternate accomodations are available for couples at an extra cost.
Price: $680/person. Includes fee for the seminar and all room and board. Registration is required.
Travel from Israel: A visa is required to enter the Ukraine. Cost is $125. Once you have registered, you will need to send us a photocopy of the first page of your passport no later than June 11th.
Travel from North America and Europe: A visa is required to enter the Ukraine. Cost is $125. Please make sure to discuss this with your travel agent.
Registration: To register and discuss travel arrangements and accomodations, please contact Rabbi Ginsburgh's Secretariat either by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 011-972-54-7533770 from North America.