MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Astrology has long been interwoven throughout Jewish texts and practice, from ancient times through modern days.
A three-week series "Judaism and Astrology" with Robin Wald at Bet Torah will explore the connection on Wednesdays, March 30, April 6 and 13 from 7:45 to 9 p.m. It will cost $36 for members and $54 for non-members.
The book of Joshua, Sampson and Delilah, Job, the Talmud, and the Torah commentaries of Abraham ibn Ezra are filled with references to and teachings about astrology.
In this three session series, participants will study astrology from both a Jewish historical and spiritual perspective.
A basic introduction to astrological symbols, planets, signs, houses, and other astrological tools for attaining insight into one’s life and circumstances will also be taught.
Bet Torah is at 60 Smith Ave. in Mount Kisco.