Meet Your Instructors
San FransciscoChris King has been teaching advanced Kabbalah students for 8 years, in both physical and online environments. He was also a teacher by profession for 35 years, and was awarded Teacher of the Year in the state of California.
When we asked Chris what inspires him to teach he said, “There is a saying in Kabbalah, ‘I learned much from my teacher, even more from my friends, but I learned the most from my students.’ Every student brings their own spark, and to see them realize themselves is what drives me.”
New YorkFor the last 7 years Gianni has been teaching authentic Kabbalah to audiences worldwide. He teaches in live campus courses as well as online, to beginner, intermediate and advanced level students. We asked Gianni why he teaches Kabbalah and what Kabbalah adds to his life and told us that, “There is an indescribable change that occurs in a student – I’ve seen it many times – that upgrades their understanding of life as a whole. It’s as if a few lifetimes of experiences were compressed into months. And this frees a person to a whole new layer of life above all of what seemed before as obstacles. When you know that’s possible you want to share it [the wisdom of Kabbalah] again and again.”
OrlandoCarl Geren, 49, is a successful building contractor and father of two. He has been interested in consciousness and the essence of our being for many years. He searched for answers to questions about the meaning of life, and, finally, after exploring many world views, he found the wisdom of Kabbalah, as taught by Bnei Baruch. Since then, he hasn’t turned back and has made this his life’s goal… to spread this amazing wisdom of Kabbalah. He loves connecting with people from all walks of life and feels joy when he is helping to guide students on the path of Kabbalah.
OrlandoJuan Rico has a successful career in the software industry, is a father of two, and a multilingual speaker. He is fascinated with the interconnectedness and relationships that sustain the system of nature and that which governs the whole of reality. He has always sought meaning in everything he does, along with his searching for the meaning of life, which is what brought him to this wisdom.
Juan has been teaching and studying for many years and it has made a profound effect on his life. He calls it transforming and fulfilling. His patience and ability to explain complex subjects in an easy-to-digest format make Juan an excellent instructor. Juan feels that the most important gift he can give to the world is teaching the wisdom of Kabbalah so that everyone can discover what is the meaning of their lives.
Albert, 27, a young father, and a dedicated Kabbalah instructor for over 5 years. He’s a seeker at heart and came to Kabbalah at an early age, which is why interacting with him makes for a great connection experience. His joyful yet pragmatic approach to teaching the material brings a lot of insight to his students, and makes studying the wisdom of Kabbalah an authentic experience.
New YorkPeter has been studying and teaching the wisdom of Kabbalah for many years. He’s an accomplished fitness trainer and consultant, has helped many people overcome health issues and become happier as a result. His desire to bring joy into people’s lives is what drives his instructorship and gives him a unique ability to connect with his students. Peter believes that anyone can attain true fulfillment by working on harmony between the mind and the heart, as well as aspiring towards mutual understanding and connection with others.
Los AngelesVitaly Belotsky is a successful home designer, father of two, multilingual speaker, and is inquisitive and curious by nature. He has always sought meaning in everything he does, along with his searching for the meaning of life. He was introduced to the wisdom of Kabbalah by his mother who brought a newspaper ad to his attention: an invitation to an introductory lecture on the subject of Kabbalah.
Vitaly’s studies have made a profound effect on his life. He calls it transforming and fulfilling. Vitaly’s patience and empathy make him a great teacher and friend to his students. Vitaly feels that mutual connection and understanding dissolve all barriers separating us.
TorontoJulian has been teaching the wisdom of Kabbalah to worldwide audiences for more than 5 years, and there is nothing he would rather be doing! Seeing the positive transformation this wisdom imparts to those who experience it, give him the desire to share Kabbalah with as many people as possible.
Professionally, Julian is founder of a consulting company providing employee engagement services. He is happily married with two small children.
Lio has been studying and teaching the wisdom of Kabbalah with Beni Baruch for over six years. He teaches online at the Bnei Baruch Education center and also leads physical intro lectures and teaches Fundamentals of Kabbalah in the physical Campus in NY. Lio came to the U.S. from Israel in 2000 and joined Beni Baruch after he “tried every method under the sun to explain the meaning of all this and understand, feel, what am I inside all of this”.
Kabbalah has been the cherry on top of years of searching and questioning. It was able to explain every aspect of his life and fundamentally transformed his perception of the world and his relationship with everyone around him. Lio possesses wit and charm, and is able to break down complex concepts into tasty morsels.
He is a consultant in branding and digital media, has produced several documentaries on the human condition and on Rav Dr. Michael Laitman. He is married and lives in Brooklyn with his wife Osnat.
Dima has been studying and teaching the wisdom of Kabbalah in online and physical environments for over 10 years. He is enthusiastic, caring, and patient by nature, making him the perfect teacher and friend to his many students.
Professionally, Dima is an accomplished musician and producer having collaborated on over 80 released albums. He lives in Toronto, Canada together with his wife and four children.
Joseph began his search for the answers to life’s questions at a very young age. After reaching a breaking point he was led to discover the Wisdom of Kabbalah. Since then he’s been absorbed in the books that he says have answered questions he didn’t even know he had.
He explains what this wisdom brings to his life. “I’ve always questioned what is my purpose, and I couldn’t find an answer that satisfied me. Kabbalah touched that deepest point within and allowed me to discover who I really am.”
Lema Asrat is a father and successful claims consultant at one of the nation’s largest isurance broker agencies. As long as he remembers, he always had this question about the meaning and purpose of his existence. About 8 years ago a friend gave him a book about the wisdom of Kabbalah that answered a lot of his questions. Ever since then, he has been a student and for about 4 years has been teaching Kabbalah online and physical campuses.
Lema’s honest and deliberate style makes him an amazing instructor. When we asked him what he loves most about teaching he responded, “to see the profound changes and growth a student goes trough in a short amount of time”.