PLEASE NOTE: All sessions, no matter the size of the box they are in, are 70 minutes long. Last minute schedule changes may be needed.
Back To Schedule
Sunday, June 26 • 9:30am - 10:40am
The Alphabet That Changed the World

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Learn how the letters of the rabbinic Hebrew alphabet are generated by hand gestures, whose natural meanings are the meaning of each letter. The Hebrew letter-gestures engage all of us with Hebrew, our lashon kodesh/holy language, by teaching and embodying it in a way that is both experiential and meaningful. When children learn the Hebrew alphabet while expressing the gestures, they also get that Hebrew learning as a whole is not just intellectual; it has a spiritual component which embodies the golden rule and how we treat each other.

avatar for Daniel Gil

Daniel Gil

Daniel Gil is a composer, musicologist, folk musician, producer, arranger, teacher and performer living in the Boston area. He earned his degree in Composition from Berklee College of Music and has composed and performed music across many genres including classical and folk. Daniel... Read More →

Sunday June 26, 2016 9:30am - 10:40am PDT
SC2086 Dry Creek Valley

Attendees (5)