With Ravot Kohanot Jiill Hammer & Taya SherE

Next offered January - December 2018

This monthly Virtual Temple class presents an earth-based view of the Jewish calendar, including ancient practices and modern customs, and explores Kohenet-resonant ways to create meaningful holiday ritual.  This ten-month class includes readings, recorded lectures, an on-line discussion forum, audio guides for embodied practice and ritual and liturgy for each festival season.  This class serves as a holiday community where studentspost about their holiday experiences and practices, and share their questions and ideas. Required texts are The Jewish Book of Days by Jill Hammer and Seasons of Our Joy by Arthur Waskow, and additional material is also posted and assigned.

Register via paypal to and place "Wheel of the Year" in subject line.  Cost is $320 for the year.

January 2018: Introduction

February 2018: Feast of the Tree of Life / Tu Bishvat

March 2018: Purim, Festival of the Sacred Fool

April 2018: Pesach, Full Moon of Liberation

May 2018: The Journey of the Omer

June 2018: Shavuot, Sinai and Sacred Loaves

July 2018: Tisha b'Av and Tu b'Av: From Weeping to Dancing

August 2018: No Class / Break

September 2018: Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

October 2018:Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah

November 2018: Rosh Hodesh / The New Moon

December 2018: Hanukah