The Center for Higher Knowledge

Daat Elyon is an online center for the study of spiritual wisdom and the practice of contemplative techniques led by Rabbi Yoel Glick, a teacher of Jewish meditation who has been guiding seekers on the path for over thirty years. Learn more…





Living the Great Ideas of the Kabbalah

A Journey of Transformation and Empowerment - explore the great ideas of Jewish mysticism and discover how you can implement their teaching in your life. 7 sessions - January 22 – March 19, 2017


Wisdom Webinar One - The Kabbalistic Tree of Life

Join us for this in-depth investigation into the nature of the seven centers or ten sefirot in the Etz haChayim, the Kabbalisitc Tree of Life. 14 sessions - January 8 – April 30, 2017

Rabbi Yoel Glick

Rabbi Glick is a teacher of Jewish meditation and spiritual wisdom who has been teaching and guiding seekers on the path for over twenty years. He has taught in the U.S., Canada, Israel, Asia and Europe to audiences of all denominations from Orthodox to Jewish Renewal and Reform as well as a variety of Interfaith settings.

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Learning with Yoel has been a gift. Few are so sincere in commitment and belief, so immersed in the wisdom of tradition, and so present-of-mind. Yoel is a teacher, mentor and a model for the kind of rabbi and living Jew that our generation so urgently needs. Rabbi Yoel Glick is the genuine article.

Rabbi Yael Elisheva SaidoffLos Angeles, USA

I have been a student of Rabbi Yoel Glick for many years. His teachings are truly inspiring. They have deepened my relationship with God and enriched my life as a committed Jew living with a sense of purpose. I highly recommend taking advantage of this great man’s “words” on your path to a meaningful existence.

Dr. Norman EnteenEducational Psychologist – Mevaseret Tzion, Israel

Rabbi Yoel is an outstanding teacher who ties together universal themes with the most profound meaning of Judaism. He has brought me closer to God through his clarity, sensitivity, knowledge, and most of all, his loving heart for humanity.My life has changed in so many ways since I was introduced to Rabbi Yoel Glick and he has been a blessing to me ever since.

Cantor Beny MaissnerToronto, Canada

Yoel Glick is a spiritual teacher and writer par excellence. His knowledgeable compilation of teachings is profoundly meaningful and engaging for those seeking wisdom from a variety of ancient spiritual traditions. His insights into meditation and a life of spiritual practice are an authentic and practical guide for the serious modern seeker.

Michelle KatzYoga & Meditation Teacher – Toronto, Canada

Weekly Teachings

Every Friday a teaching is posted on the site as a subject for study and contemplation during the coming week. The teaching guide the reader in using the teachings and practices of Judaism as a spiritual path that leads to God knowledge. They combine the wisdom of the Kabbalah, Hasidic Masters, and the Rabbis with the knowledge of the mystical and esoteric traditions of other faiths. The teachings provide a path that is both solidly anchored in the Jewish tradition and fully universal in its vision and understanding of the spiritual life.

March 16, 2018

Preparing for Pesach

The weeks before Pesach are a time of intense physical work, getting our homes ready for the holyday. We turn our house inside out and upside down to seek out…
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Spiritual Wisdom
March 9, 2018

As God Commanded

“And Moses saw all the work, and, behold, they had done it exactly as the Lord had commanded, even so had they done it: and Moses blessed them.” - Exodus 39:43…
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February 28, 2018

Purim Knowledge

Lord, You fill all worlds, and surround all worlds. And Lord without You, there is no world at all. - The Zohar “The Lord does everything. My Divine Mother dwells in…
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