Rabbi Zvi

Rabbi Zvi
zishshalom@naropa.edu | 303-245-4656

Assistant Professor, Religious Studies
Core Faculty
BA in Religious Studies
Contemplative Religions
Indo-Tibetan Buddhism
Master of Divinity
PhD, Brandeis University
MA, Brandeis University
BA, McGill University
Certified Rolfer™

Areas of Specialization:

  • Jewish Studies
  • Kabbalah
  • Hasidism
  • Comparative Mysticism
  • Somatic Spirituality
  • Diamond Approach

Zvi Ish-Shalom is an ordained rabbi and lineage holder in the Kabbalistic and Hasidic traditions, as well as an initiate into several of the world's wisdom traditions. Zvi employs a contemplative method of teaching that integrates academic rigor with experiential practice, with an emphasis on making ancient mystical teachings relevant and accessible to the contemporary practitioner.