London – March 5th 2017 – Kabbalistic Roots of Jewish Practice

Posted Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Kabbalah is often viewed with suspicion by members of the Jewish community – whether practising or non-practising, orthodox or reform – yet the principles of Kabbalah abound within the very fabric of the visible Jewish world. This talk will place Judaism within a Kabbalistic context and examine some of the ways in which universal principles are manifested in Judaism as it has been observed for many centuries.
Jonathon Clark was born and raised in a traditional Jewish family in London and has been a student of Kabbalah with Z’ev ben Shimon Halevi since 1992.

The talks will start at 2.30pm and will be followed by tea and cakes. The sessions end by 4.30 to 5pm

All courses take place in West Hampstead – North West London

The nearest underground is Finchley Road on the Jubilee and Metropolitan lines.
There are also London Overground trains nearby at West Hampstead and Finchley Road and Frognal.
Buses up and down Finchley Road – 13, 113, 82
Parking is free here on Sundays.

020 7624 0434

Presented by the Toledano Tradition additional details at our website at:

Teshuvah Seminar – Netherlands – May 13th – 14th, 2017

Posted Thursday, December 29th, 2016

International Kabbalah Seminar
Link to Seminar Flyer.

TESHUVAH – The Return to Wholeness
Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th May 2017 (English spoken)
9.30 – 10.00 Reception
10.00 – 11.20 Introduction on the subject. Rene Rodenburgh
11.20 – 11.40 Break
11.40 – 13.00 A story about the Baal Shem Tov Magda van der Ende
13.00 – 14.10 Lunch
14.10 – 15.30 Meditation on individual return Magda van der Ende
15.30 – 15.50 Break
15.50 – 17.30 Kabbalistic synthesis of the subjects of the day Rene Rodenburgh and Mike Bais
Program SUNDAY
9.30 – 10.00 Reception
10.00 – 11.20 Archetypal Story Mike Bais
11.20 – 11.40 Break
11.40 – 13.00 Raising of Consciousness Mike Bais
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 15.20 Unification and the World Today Rene Rodenburgh
15.20 – 15.40 Break
15.40 – 16.30 Questions and discussion? Mike, Rene and Magda

Subscription Mike Bais

Costs € 50,- for both days (including coffee, tea and lunch) transfer to bank account ABN AMRO NL70 ABNA 0524760764 on the name of M. Bais, Utrecht. For correct registration it is important to state the name of the participant for whom the payment is made in your bank transfer.
Foreign participants can pay cash upon arrival.

Location: De Expeditie
Schimmelpenninckkade 30
3813 AE Amersfoort
Those who want to stay overnight on location please
Contact: Magda van der Ende. telephone (033) 4753001 e-mail:
Those who want an optional Saturday (vegetarian/biological €7.50) (and/or Sunday) evening meal also contact Magda

Magda, Rene and Mike are three experienced teachers in the tradition of Z’ev ben Shimon Halevi. When Z’ev ben Shimon Halevi retired from teaching abroad, they took the initiative of continuing his teaching in the Netherlands and beyond. This international seminar is organised, so that people can continue to meet, share and study his ideas.


Link to Seminar Flyer.

2017 Kabbalah Residential Summer School Dates

Posted Saturday, December 17th, 2016


The dates, Tuesday August 29th to Friday September 1st 2017 (lunchtime)
and additional information regarding bookings and schedules has been updated on the following page.

You can also Download the flyer for more details 

Halevi 1990 Audio Recordings @ New York Open Centre

Posted Monday, November 21st, 2016

Audio recordings of Z’ev ben Shimon Halevi’s lectures and guided meditations at NY Open Centre workshops in 1990s are available here.

Introduction to Kabbalah (Part II) – THE NETHERLANDS – November 20, 2016

Posted Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

De Expeditie, Amersfoort
Lecture on 20 November, Sunday afternoon: 14:30 – 16:30 hrs.
Theme: Introduction to Kabbalah (Part II)
Contact: Magda van der Ende
Tel/Fax: (+31) 33-475 3001

North West London Introductory groups start Oct. 12th 2016

Posted Monday, October 3rd, 2016

N W London Introductory groups and Sunday Sessions.
For more information

Kurt and Joanna will be running a series of introductory study sessions at Greencroft starting in October 2016.

They are designed for newcomers who would like to find out more about the tradition or anyone who wishes to brush up on the basic principles of the Tree of Life and Jacob’s ladder.

The sessions will focus on the Teaching with time for questions and discussion.

The themes will include:
•The diagrams of the Tree of Life and Jacob’s Ladder; what do they mean and how do they relate to us?
•How do the perennial principles work in the physical, psychological, spiritual and divine worlds?
•Of what relevance is this Work to everyday life?
•Why are we here and what could the purpose and plan of existence be?

Click Here to see our schedule and website

Montreal Fall-Winter Study Group Dates.

Posted Monday, September 12th, 2016

Announcement regarding Study Group dates for Montreal.
Click here to view the announcment.

Mexico Toledano School Celebrates 35 Years

Posted Monday, September 12th, 2016

Visit our Web Site at
for more information concerning upcoming Celebrations.

Bahamas December 4-8, 2016 – Mystical Traditions of Kabbalah

Posted Monday, August 8th, 2016

December 5 — 8, 2016
Sivananda Ashram Yoga Retreat in the Bahamas
The Mystical Tradition of Kabbalah
Rediscovery, Reconciliation, and Reunion

Come explore the timeless teachings of Kabbalah, the spiritual and mystical tradition that lies deep within and behind Judaism and Christianity.

Michael Hattwick
Michael Hattwick, MD, a practicing primary-care physician in the Washington, DC, area, has been a student and teacher of the Kabbalah for many years. He is the author of The ABBA Tradition, which explores the Tree of Life, the Ladder of Consciousness, the Four World tradition, and how Kabbalah facilitates psychological and spiritual development.

Dr. Hattwick is actively involved in the movement toward a more integrated approach to health care in the greater Washington area and nationally. In 1994, he founded NoVa HealthCare to provide consulting to physicians and health-care organizations interested in clinical practice guidelines, evidence-based medicine, and innovative
approaches to addressing problems with health care.

Flyer attached

Contact Michael Hattwick
for more information

Utrecht Netherlands – Intro to Kabbalah Course – Sept 10,17, 24 – 2016

Posted Saturday, July 9th, 2016

Kabbalah introduction course

Kabbalah is a mystical tradition containing the principles of creation, the human being and its relationship with itself, cosmos and Divinity.

In these three Saturday mornings, we will explain you the metaphysical principles of Kabbalah, supported by the main diagrams of this tradition: the Tree of Life and Jacobs Ladder.

Theory, practice (meditation) and interaction will all be included in these gatherings. Each individual has the opportunity to reflect and contemplate this knowledge within his/ her own life.

Subject: What is Kabbalah?

Language: English

Location: Engelsmanplaat 14, 3524 az Utrecht

Dates: Saturday 10, 17 and 24 September 3 days -2 hour sessions from 10.00 – 12.00 am

Costs: 75,- for three days incl.

Information: or

Call: 06-51668620 (Mike Bais)

Tutors: Paola Bobadilla and Mike Bais

Course will be given at AVALON -center for teaching Western Esoteric Tradition and Holistic therapeutic work.

Mike and Paola are tutors of the International Kabbalah Society (

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