About Sigal

About Sigal

 

“Many approach spirituality and religion with seriousness that lacks joy and fulfillment. We use practices and concepts that constrict us instead of free us; they become obstacles to expressing our true nature, the aspiration of our heart, and the dance of our soul.
- Rabbi Sigal

Rabbi Sigal Brier is the Rabbi of Kesher Shalom Congregation in Abington, PA. An ordained Rabbi with an M.A. in Jewish studies from the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College and an M.A. in Psychology from West Chester University.

 

Rabbi Sigal, scholar and mystic, motivational coach, is an experienced inspirational teacher and is also an artist with training in art, music, holistic lifestyle, yoga and meditation. She dedicates her life to sharing methods and inspiring people to live their heart’s purpose; living authentically and joyfully. Her teachings are based in Jewish traditions with integration of Eastern traditions, and the scientific explorations in understanding neuroscience and the brain. She applies scholarship, body-mind methods, multidisciplinary, and multicultural approach in her work. She teaches internationally and facilitates experiences of transformation.

Rabbi Sigal is a popular teacher and a faculty member in diverse academic, holistic, and religious organizations, including Temple University, Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health, synagogues, religious seminaries, federations, and the Open Center in NYC. She presented at TED, was featured on CBS Sunday Morning News and National Public Radio (NPR.)

She has written for a variety of publications including the Journal of Counseling and Development, and the Journal of Loss and Trauma on such issues as creating community in the workplace and difficulties in students’ adjustment in the transition into college. She is the creator of Sankalpa® – live your heart’s purpose.  A yogini for 30 years, she is an accomplished musician who has recorded Hebrew chants for yoga and meditation.

IMG_0208_4_2

Rabbi Sigal brings new inspiration and methods to advance more meaningful and joyful living to all people. She has been a pulpit rabbi for over a decade where she inspire families, children, and individuals to enrich and enjoy their spiritual lives. She is insightful, humorous, and skilled in ritual and group facilitation, and brings a deep understanding of people and delights in serving their needs.

 

Invite Rabbi Sigal to your community


Rabbi Sigal is available for speaking engagements, retreats, weekend visits, rabbi-in-residence, performances, workshops, and conferences. 

Programs may include lectures, facilitated experiences service leading, chanting, text study, dialogue, yoga, and meditation. 

Example Topics: Kabbalah, Mysticism, Hasidism, Meditation, Integrative Jewish Spirituality, Sh’maYoga™: Listen to Your Heart, Jewish Meditation: Not Just Sitting Quietly, and Sankalpa®: live your heart’s purpose.

Contact Rabbi Sigal: Email or call 215-821-8684

 

Short Bio:

Rabbi Sigal is a contemporary mindful mystic and scholar, motivational coach  and experienced spiritual facilitator with an integrative approach. She is the Rabbi of Kesher Shalom Congregation in Abington, PA. An ordained Rabbi with an M.A. in Jewish studies from the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, and an M.A. in Psychology from West Chester University. She dedicates her life to sharing methods and inspiring people to live their heart’s purpose; living authentically and joyfully.

A yogini for 30 years, she is trained in many yogic, holistic, and psycho-spiritual modalities. She is a popular speaker who teaches in diverse academic, holistic, and religious organizations, including Temple University and Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health in MA. An accomplished musician who has recorded a number of CDs, she is the founder of Integrative Spirituality and the creator of Sh’maYoga™ and Sankalpa® - Live your heart’s purpose. Sigal presented at TED, and was featured on CBS Sunday Morning News and National Public Radio (NPR.)

 

more about Sankalpa®