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Realize Rosh Hodesh
Jewish Collaborative of Orange County
with Miriam’s Circle Sisterhood co-sponsorship
Erev Rosh Tammuz with Rachel Kann
Sunday, June 18th 4:30pm PST
Join Kohenet Rachel Kann of Realize Paradise for a guided writing journey under the new moon.
as we consider the New Moon through the lens of Jewish spirituality and context
to see what energies it has to reveal to us.
We will be inspired by poetry from some of the all-time greats and take a creative journey—you are welcome to work in poetry, drawing, or any medium that you feel inclined toward. Free and open to all interested.
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Rachel Kann is a poet and ceremonialist. She is certified in Jewish Energy Healing and has apprenticed in shamanic plant medicine as well as trained in dance and drumming healing arts modalities. Rachel is the 2020 New England Jewish Poetry Festival’s Featured Poet and a WORD: Bruce Geller Memorial Prize recipient for her latest poetry collection, How to Bless the New Moon, from Ben Yehuda Press. She has performed her poetry at Disney Concert Hall, Royce Hall, The Broad Stage and The San Francisco Palace of Fine Arts. She was an Inquiry Fellow through American Jewish University’s Institute for Jewish Creativity and an Asylum Arts Reciprocity Fellow. She leads Realize Paradise Shabbat Soul Journeys and New Moon Union Rosh Chodesh Circles as well as one-on-one and group ceremonies and rituals for folks from a diversity of backgrounds with the intention of facilitating the realization of paradise through the release of trauma and an increase in self-love.