Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi left us a legacy of spiritual practices and tools to support our soul’s evolution and relationship with the Divine. In his book, “From Age-ing to Sage-ing,” he invited us to shift our perspective around aging, to embrace the ‘second half of life’ as a time of creativity, continued growth, healing and refining our own legacy.
The ALEPH Sage-ing® Mentorship Program was formed to train those who would bring his work to the greater community.
Boulder is privileged to have two amazing Sage-ing® Mentors, Rabbi Ori Har DiGennaro and Rosemary Lohndorf, who have teamed up to offer this work to all who wish to grow older consciously and intentionally.
It’s never too early to start your sage-ing!
For many of us, this is the most significant spiritual practice in which we engage – one which we intend to carry on for many long, productive years. We hope you will join this growing community!
From Age-ing to Sage-ing: Spiritual Eldering workshop
Thursdays 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
for 6 weeks: October 1 – November 5
Bonai Shalom, 1527 Cherryvale Road, Boulder, Colorado 80303
Led by Rabbi Ori Har DiGennaro and Rosemary Lohndorf
Building on the teachings of Reb Zalman Schachter Shalomi, this program invites you to embrace life and live your elder years more consciously, more joyfully, and more compassionately, while offering powerful contemplative tools for gathering and giving expression to the wisdom of your own ripening lives.
This new vision of growing older empowers us to:
• Harvest the wisdom of our life experience to enrich the present moment.
• Face our mortality and learn from it.
• Mature in our relationships & in our communities.
• Develop a regenerative spirit.
• Take active leadership roles in society.
Appropriate for all who want to gain deep meaning in the aging process, including caretakers of elders.
Register for the series or come to the first class.
Please register here:
Fee: $108 for Bonai Shalom members, $132 per class for non-members.
Additional $25 fee for materials workbook.
Co-sponsored with the Conscious Learning Community.
Questions? Contact Rosemary Lohndorf at firstname.lastname@example.org
Rabbi Ori Har DiGennaro has been providing spiritual direction for over fifteen years. She received ordination as a Spiritual Director, a Sage-ing Mentor and as a Rabbi from ALEPH: Alliance for Jewish Renewal. She serves as a spiritual director for individuals and groups as well as leading Sage-ing workshops. Rabbi Ori is also a practitioner of Embodied Torah and ecstatic dance, and is the author of “God Speaks Here and Now: a Guide for Living.”
Rosemary Lohndorf, MA, has been teaching adults and children for over 30 years. She is a certified Journal to the Self instructor, a retired principal, and co-author of “The Flourishing Principal.” She is a certified Sage-ing Mentor with the ALEPH program and is enrolled in Spiritual Direction School at Centerquest. She also co-facilitates Boulder Sage-ing, a chapter of Sage-ing International.