Shimon was born in Tunisia in 1958. He first connected to Kabbalah as a young man when a college friend brought him to The Kabbalah Centre. He has been an active member ever since. In 1985, he left his career as a mechanical engineer to become a staff member at the Centre. In 1988, Shimon married his wife, Rachel, and started teaching.

Shimon found fulfillment witnessing the impact Kabbalah had on others, seeing people open their hearts, and connecting to kabbalistic wisdom. He was known among his students for his warm personality and laid back approach. He aimed to give simple, yet profound lessons on how to apply the power of Kabbalah to daily life and he encouraged his students to find answers within themselves.

Shimon lived in France, Israel, New York, Los Angeles, and Miami. He spent every day of his life working towards eliminating pain and suffering in the world. Shimon left this word in 2016 but the light that he revealed lives on. Shimon and Rachel have five children.

Many of Shimon's classes are still available on Kabbalah.com. We love and miss you, Shimon.

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Weekly Tune-Up
Dec 17
Sarah Yardeni

Start your week off strong by joining us every Monday morning for insights into the energy of the upcoming week. Participate in practical workshops, experience consciousness expanding meditations, and study spiritual wisdom that gives you real-life advantages. All classes are based on key wisdom contained in the Zohar, the ancient kabbalistic text that decodes the Torah’s hidden meanings, allowing you to understand the spiritual significance of its messages. Quite simply, the Zohar is a manual for the days and weeks of your life. It helps you understand the laws of the universe, so you can live in harmony with them – all for the purpose of finding fulfillment and seizing the opportunities before you on any given day.

10:30 am EST, New York - Midtown
155 E. 48th Street, New York, NY
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2018-12-17 15:30:00 2018-12-17 16:30:00 UTC Weekly Tune-Up Start your week off strong by joining us every Monday morning for insights into the energy of the upcoming week. Participate in practical workshops, experience consciousness expanding meditations, and study spiritual wisdom that gives you real-life advantages. All classes are based on key wisdom contained in the Zohar, the ancient kabbalistic text that decodes the Torah’s hidden meanings, allowing you to understand the spiritual significance of its messages. Quite simply, the Zohar is a manual for the days and weeks of your life. It helps you understand the laws of the universe, so you can live in harmony with them – all for the purpose of finding fulfillment and seizing the opportunities before you on any given day. New York - Midtown
Ten Luminous Emanations
Dec 17
Benjamin Malul

Ten Luminous Emanations (TLE) takes you on a fascinating journey into the world of metaphysics where you explore the early universe which preceded the Big Bang and life as we know it. It examines the microcosmos and gives you a richer understanding of the kabbalistic discoveries that have stretched human consciousness to the edge of space and time. Ten Luminous Emanations (TLE) is an ongoing weekly class and one of the most advanced and most powerful courses in The Kabbalah Centre. TLE delves into some of the the deepest secrets of Kabbalah, with Kabbalah 3 as a prerequisite.

Community 7:00 pm EST, New York - Midtown
155 E. 48th Street, New York, NY
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2018-12-18 00:00:00 2018-12-18 01:00:00 UTC Ten Luminous Emanations Ten Luminous Emanations (TLE) takes you on a fascinating journey into the world of metaphysics where you explore the early universe which preceded the Big Bang and life as we know it. It examines the microcosmos and gives you a richer understanding of the kabbalistic discoveries that have stretched human consciousness to the edge of space and time. Ten Luminous Emanations (TLE) is an ongoing weekly class and one of the most advanced and most powerful courses in The Kabbalah Centre. TLE delves into some of the the deepest secrets of Kabbalah, with Kabbalah 3 as a prerequisite. New York - Midtown
Zohar Connection Live Stream From New York
Dec 18
Eitan Yardeni

The Zohar teaches that every week of the year has its own unique energy that – when channeled through spiritual work – can assist us in every aspect of our life. As we grow and apply the power of each week’s energy to our life, we begin to experience a change in our consciousness, which in turn allows us to see the world through a much larger lens and generate major shifts in our lives. Everyday life looks a lot different when you’re tuned in to the big picture, as the change in perspective allows you to shed the trivial, overcome challenges and take control – week by week – of every facet of your life.

Community 7:15 pm EST, New York - Midtown
155 E. 48th Street, New York, NY
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2018-12-19 00:15:00 2018-12-19 01:15:00 UTC Zohar Connection Live Stream From New York The Zohar teaches that every week of the year has its own unique energy that – when channeled through spiritual work – can assist us in every aspect of our life. As we grow and apply the power of each week’s energy to our life, we begin to experience a change in our consciousness, which in turn allows us to see the world through a much larger lens and generate major shifts in our lives. Everyday life looks a lot different when you’re tuned in to the big picture, as the change in perspective allows you to shed the trivial, overcome challenges and take control – week by week – of every facet of your life. New York - Midtown