Torah Study: Unlocking the Hair Lock

Organization Chabad of the East Bay
Date/Time Wednesday 8/15/2018 7p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Chabad Jewish Center of Berkeley
2942 Claremont Blvd
East Bay - Berkeley
Cost $0 to $75
Age Range Mixed Ages
Categories Class Series

A prevailing custom in many Jewish communities is to leave the hair of a young boy uncut for his first three years. The first haircut is celebrated with joy and fanfare. What is behind this mysterious custom? Not so surprisingly—a lot. And it's not just for kids.


Chabad of the East Bay is proud to present our Torah Studies catalog of classes for Season Four.

At Chabad, we value a deep, rich learning experience and we aim to provide this in an unequivocal way. This is why we have brought you a Torah Studies program of the highest caliber, developed by the world-renowned Rohr Jewish Learning Institute. The program brings you a series of stimulating text and discussion based classes that take place on a weekly basis. Our lessons will engage you in a multidimensional way by challenging you intellectually, spiritually and emotionally. They explore contemporary issues through a Torah perspective as well as tackling timeless questions in the Jewish tradition.

These classes are open to all, whatever your level of learning may be.

You are encouraged to bring your friends along.

Fee: $ 75.00 for entire season / $ 7.00 per class.
No one turned away for lack of funds.


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