Personal Conversations with Yiscah Smith Part 2

Posted by Yiscah Smith on March 5, 2020
Topics: Pardes Live and Mini-Series

The podcast was originally produced by the Society of Independent Spirituality, and Rabbi Ari Ze’ev Schwartz. You can listen to more SIS interviews (some including Pardes students) online. To download more digital content from Yiscah Smith or to visit her patreon page, please visit her author page on Elmad.

This podcast was originally produced in 8 parts, with each part focused on one question and topic.

  1. Friends and Teachers
  2. Suffering
  3. Mitzvot
  4. The student teacher
  5. Soul Desires
  6. Kabalat Atzmi vs Tikun Atzmi
  7. Feminine and Masculine Spirituality
  8. Personal Goals

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Yiscah Smith – Faculty Host and interviewee
Rabbi Ari Ze’ev Schwartz – Interviewer
Adam Titcher – Executive Producer and Director of Digital Media


About Yiscah Smith

Yiscah is a Jewish educator, spiritual activist and published author who addresses the spiritual practice of encountering the Divine spark within, the foundation of authentic living. She employs her personal story of ​the joys and struggles with her spirituality, Jewish tradition and commitment to authentic living. As a spiritual trailblazer, she exemplifies what it means to carve one’s own path: understanding one’s inner being and cultivating the integrity to remaining faithful to that understanding, unapologetically. Yiscah encourages, ennobles and empowers others to do the same. Yiscah is adjunct faculty and teaches Jewish meditative practice and spiritual texts at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies and in her home in Jerusalem. She provides as well spiritual mentoring to individuals seeking an awareness of the Divine spark within. Yiscah is also a public speaker, both in Israel and abroad. Click here to read more. Yiscah is teaching the practice of Authentic Jewish Living. To learn more and support the creation of more podcasts please visit Yiscah Smith on patreon.

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