The Center for Higher Knowledge
Daat Elyon is an online center for the study of spiritual wisdom and the practice of contemplative techniques lead by Rabbi Yoel Glick, a teacher of Jewish meditation who has been guiding seekers on the path for over twenty years.
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.
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
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.