|Jewish Spiritual Practices
Dr. Rabbi James-Jacobson Maisels received his PhD in Jewish Studies from the University of Chicago. He was educated at Brown University, the University of Oxford and a variety of yeshivot in Israel. He is the founder of Or HaLev: A Center for Jewish Spirituality and Meditation (http://orhalev.org/) and has been studying and teaching meditation and Jewish spirituality for over fifteen years. He has taught Jewish thought, mysticism, spiritual practices and meditation at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies, The Drisha Institute of Jewish Studies, Yeshivat Hadar and in a variety of settings in Israel and around the world.