Meet Your Instructors
When Zohar began as a student of Kabbalah, he couldn’t have imagined that a decade later he would be the primary translator for Dr. Michael Laitman, Founder of Bnei Baruch. Zohar’s work as a translator, has given him a profound and deep understanding of Kabbalistic text. Add to that, his natural ability to explain the material in a clear and concise way, makes Zohar the ideal instructor.
He, along with his team, is responsible for the development of Bnei Baruch’s Kabbalah education programs in North America. Zohar manages the physical campuses in 5 major US cities. as well as, the Graduate Environment of KabU, our online campus.
For 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.”
Carl 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.
Juan 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, 30, a father of two boys, and a dedicated Kabbalah instructor for over 6 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 a pleasant journey.
Peter has been studying and teaching the wisdom of Kabbalah for many years. He’s an accomplished executive, and has helped many companies build high performing teams and become more productive and engaged as a result. His desire to bring change 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.
Vitaly 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.
Julian 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 is one of the lead instructors of Bnei Baruch. A long time student of Rav Michael Laitman. He has been teaching with Bnei Baruch for over ten years, both physical classes as well as online courses in our KabU educational platform. He is the mastermind behind many of the creative video projects and global events that are produced by Bnei Baruch. He is a father and an advertising executive when he’s not busy teaching and helping to spread this wonderous wisdom.
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”.
Vlad has been on a quest for meaning of life since early childhood. Having tried numerous methods and beliefs promising inner fulfillment, he stumbled upon the wisdom of Kabbalah at the age of 21 and never since looked back. “All of a sudden I realized that two decades of wandering in the fog have not been spent in vain,” he recalls. “Life itself has led me by the hand into a place of truth, to finally make sense of my existence.”
Since 2010 Vlad has been teaching Kabbalah in two languages in both a physical and a virtual setting. “There is no greater joy than to assist a fellow seeker in their quest to find their own selves,” he mused. “They learn the path to the pinnacle of human existence. It is profoundly humbling to nudge them toward it.”