YOUR GOAL IS
NOT TO BATTLE THE MIND,
BUT TO RESHAPE IT.
− Rabbi Laibl Wolf
Welcome to the Spiritgrow Josef Kryss Virtual Holistic Centre
Where Seekers Meet
The Spiritgrow Tutorials empower you to live a life where you can adapt more easily to change, retain and develop awareness and discover the Spiritual meaning of our tradition.
Virtual Tutorials • 5 Lessons • 159 minutes
Understanding and following prayer services has become a latter-day challenge. In this course we will look at the structure and content of the Shabbat morning prayer service and discern a definite structure – four rungs of a ladder of spiritual ascent. These will be explained in detail and individual prayers analysed. The course is geared…
Virtual Tutorials • 5 Lessons • 118 minutes
Meditation is a tool to achieve many important human goals. Not least amongst these is to lead a healthy life by limiting and neutralising stress and anxiousness. This course will provide five simple tools that can be used to achieve the physical integrity of the body and mind, thereby having a positive flow-on effect for…
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Latest Inspiration & Resources
Parshah • January 2023
When Moshe Rabbeinu first approached his enslaved brothers and sisters, they ignored him. Rashi notes their breathing was stressfully shallow and short. A person of faith sidesteps anxiety and stress to move forward in life, as did the Jewish people who regained belief after the ten plagues.
Parshah • December 2022
Yaakov’s stay with Lavan is described as ‘garti’ – a temporary stay or estrangement. He never viewed amassing wealth with the rich Lavan as his goal, and viewed his stay as temporary, and remained estranged from Lavan’s values, maintaining Taryag Mitzvot.
Parshah • November 2022
Why circumcise a child at 8 days? Should we not wait till the child attains the age of reason and make decisions then? Commitment goes beyond reason. It is the axiomatic bond that underlies the relationship, not reason. The baby, at 8 days, commits to G-d.
Where Seekers Meet
Become a member of the Spiritgrow community
Members of Spiritgrow are people who aspire to live a life that integrates Jewish spirituality and contemporary wellbeing principles. As a community we are creating a hub for all Jewish seekers who wish to deepen their knowledge and imbue their Jewish experiences with the spiritual wisdoms.
Becoming a member of Spiritgrow is more than joining a community or gaining access to activities, it enables the projects and programs that empower people to live with greater fulfilment, happiness and wholeness.
After decades of lecturing on Jewish spirituality across the globe and a three-hour meeting with the Dalai Lama, Laibl Wolf intuited that the world needed a Spiritgrow. We are the worlds first Holistic Jewish Centre that offers library, informal learning and community facilities & resources for any seeker wishing to explore the Jewish spiritual approach to life, wellbeing and relationships. After 15 years, Spiritgrow has become a global leader and model for 21st century Jewish centres and experiences.
Find out more about our story, Josef Kryss and our work in about us: