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Contemplation by Design Embodied Spiritual Practice: How Movement with Intention Teaches Us To Pause

Tuesday, Oct 6, 2020 9:30 AM
Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
Contemplation by Design, Office for Religious & Spiritual Life

Join in a family yoga practice with Rabbi Mychal Copeland, author of the new children’s book, I Am the Tree of Life: My Jewish Yoga Book.

Rabbi Mychal Copeland can be found getting into yoga poses while teaching, writing, reading Torah, and even leading Shabbat services at Congregation Sha'ar Zahav in San Francisco.  Mychal is both a Reconstructionist and Reform rabbi, earned  masters and teaching credential from Harvard Divinity School, and is a certified yoga instructor, fusing Jewish spirituality with movement through yoga. She co-edited Struggling in Good Faith: LGBTQI Inclusion from 13 American Religious Perspectives (SkyLight Paths, 2016) and I Am the Tree of Life: My Jewish Yoga Book (Apples & Honey Press, 2020)  is her first children's book. Mychal is passionate about opening the doors of religion wider and leading people toward a profound spiritual life that embraces everything that they are.

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