Gamliel Institute/Kavod v'Nichum

K’vod v’Nichum Blog Now Available on JewishSacredAging.com

K’vod v’Nichum is the parent organization of the Gamliel Institute. This blog features posts about Jewish approaches to death and dying. We’re repurposing it here on JewishSacredAging.com now that Rabbi Address has become the dean [Read more…]

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Eighth Night Menorah (Scazon Photo/Flickr.com, under Creative Commons License)
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A Ritual to Mark the End of Hanukkah, from Rabbi Susan Elkodsi

Rabbi Susan Elkodsi of the Malverne Jewish Center in Malverne, NY contributes a ritual to mark the end of Hanukkah, much as the Havdalah service marks the end of Shabbat.    

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Denver, CO, City-wide L’Chaim Conference and Resource Day

  Recently, the Jewish community of Denver held its annual day long conference on issues related to Boomers and aging. About 350 lay and professional people attended. The program included several resource tables and drew [Read more…]

Rabbi Address, left, chats with David Zinner, executive director of Kavod v'Nichum, an organization focused on providing traditional funeral ritual resources to the Jewish community. Zinner discusses Jewish funeral traditions in the next two episodes of "Conversations" on Jewish Sacred Aging TV.
Gamliel Institute/Kavod v'Nichum

David Zinner discusses Chevra Kadisha, Jewish Burial Practices, and Gamliel Institute training on the March 17 JSA Podcast

David Zinner, executive director of Kavod v’Nichum, a Maryland-based organization training Jewish communities and organizations in traditional Jewish funeral practices, is the guest on the March 17 Jewish Sacred Aging Podcast. Zinner describes the educational seminars [Read more…]

Rabbi Address, left, chats with David Zinner, executive director of Kavod v'Nichum, an organization focused on providing traditional funeral ritual resources to the Jewish community. Zinner discusses Jewish funeral traditions in the next two episodes of "Conversations" on Jewish Sacred Aging TV.
Gamliel Institute/Kavod v'Nichum

Jewish Sacred Aging TV explores Jewish funeral rituals and spirtuality with Kavod v’Nichum director

David Zinner, executive director of Kavod v’Nichum, a Maryland-based organization training Jewish communities and organizations in traditional Jewish funeral practices, is the guest on the next two episodes of “Conversations,” the talk show series on [Read more…]