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Opportunities for Edinburgh locals

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We have lots of opportunities for locals to join in with during the Azara summer programme! From morning Talmud to evening lectures, there’s something for everyone, whether you’re dipping a toe into Jewish learning or you want to go all-in. Community Beit Midrash Thursday 29th June, Wednesday 5th July, Thursday 13th July, Thursday 20th July7 – 9 p.m., Edinburgh Hebrew Congregation, bagels provided and no need to book ahead. Experience the buzz of the Beit Midrash (study hall). Come and learn collaboratively with Azara… Read More »Opportunities for Edinburgh locals

Azara Community Beit Midrash

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Chag Sameach! In honour of Shavuot, we are delighted to announce the Azara Community Beit Midrash! During our full time program this summer in Edinburgh, we will be bringing the learning out of the Beit Midrash and into the community. We will be putting on a variety of learning opportunities with our teachers and learners in the evenings including keynote speakers, haburah-style study groups and open Beit Midrash sessions. These opportunities will be free (donations encouraged!) and available to all… Read More »Azara Community Beit Midrash

We Are Hiring!

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Azara is hiring a part-time Operations and Finance Manager to help run our first Summer Programme! The job specification can be read and downloaded below. Please apply by submitting a CV and cover letter to the deadline of Monday 20th March.

Taster session: Did Ezekiel See God?

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This session was recorded on the 11th of January 2023 as part of our winter taster sessions in the run up to our first Summer Programme. Read the first chapter of Ezekiel together with Rabba Dr Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, and see how the classical commentators interpret his vision. You can find the sourcesheet here: About Rabba Lindsey Taylor Guthartz: Rabba Dr Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz received her doctorate from University College London. She has just finished two years as a Research Fellow at… Read More »Taster session: Did Ezekiel See God?