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Where Jewish Connections Happen

Holidays and Shabbat • Retreats • Classes • Spiritual Coaching • Awesome Events and More

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Each time you help another, you tip yourself and the world to the side of good.

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Upcoming Events

  • YP Happy Hour
    Wed, Mar 29
    The Milky Way
    Mar 29, 5:30 PM
    The Milky Way, 9108 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90035, USA
    Speciality Drinks from $10 • Arrive Early for Free Appetizers
  • Passover Seder: A Celebration of Freedom & Purpose
    Apr 06, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM
    The Happy Minyan, 9311 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90035, USA
  • Scotland Spiritual Whisky Tour for Men
    Apr 30, 7:00 PM – May 07, 7:00 PM
    Scotland, UK, Scotland, UK
  • Lag B'Omer
    Mon, May 08
    Playa Del Rey
    May 08, 6:30 PM
    Playa Del Rey, Playa Del Rey, Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Camp Neshama 2023
    Fri, Jun 16
    Dovid Oved Retreat Center
    Jun 16, 2:00 PM – Jun 18, 5:00 PM
    Dovid Oved Retreat Center, 3500 Seymour Rd, Running Springs, CA 92382, USA
  • Daily Study w/ Rabbi Yonah Bookstein
    Mon - Thu 9:30am PT / 12:30 ET
    YouTube, Facebook, Zoom
    Mon - Thu 9:30am PT / 12:30 ET
    YouTube, Facebook, Zoom
    Daily torah study is the key to expand your knowledge of Judaism and Torah.
  • Musical Havdalah LIVE!
    Sat. Nights - 30 Min After Sundown PT
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    Sat. Nights - 30 Min After Sundown PT
    Facebook, YouTube, Twitter
    Joyous and inspiring Havdallah service and prayers for healing lead by Rabbi Yonah and Rachel Bookstein Musical Havdalah LIVE!
  • Marriage Success Seminar
    Sun, Mar 05
    Starts March 5
    Mar 05, 6:00 PM
    Starts March 5
    Drawing from ancient and contemporary sources, this seminar inspires and educates couples on how to make a thriving and loving Jewish home and life together. Learn more...
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Our Programs

Creating a more welcoming, caring, and unite community spreading light to Los Angeles and around the world.

Alevy Learning Center

Pico Shul

Creating a more welcoming, united, and caring Jewish community.

Jumpstart your love life

Kesher Institute

Relationship education, wellness and mindbody healing.

A Life Changing Retreat

Camp Neshama

America's longest running Jewish young professional summer camp retreat.

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More Ways to Connect

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Spiritual Coaching

In today's demanding and complex world, we provide life-changing and life-saving advice and support


Inspiring, joyous and user friendly Shabbat and High Holiday services

Life Cycle

Custom weddings, meaningful bar/bat mitzvah ceremonies, and more.


Daily Torah study expands our mind and elevates our soul.

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Rabbi Yonah and Rachel Bookstein


For 25 years we have created transformational programs and inspired communities to bring Judaism, joy and love to the world. Using Torah wisdom we offer guidance and counseling to help overcome life's biggest challenges, and to live spiritually integrated lives.

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