Eshkolot: A Taste of Ideas
Eshkolot is a unique educational initiative promoting serious
Eshkolot: A Taste of Ideas is an educational initiative focused on providing Moscow’s young, hip, intellectual crowd with the ability to take part in structured
Eshkolot’s programs are geared to a wide and diverse audience, targeting those with an interest in Jewish study of all ages and background. The overwhelming majority of Eshkolot’s audience is represented by those who rarely, if ever, attend other forms of organized Jewish activity and are drawn by the allure of serious Jewish study in an open atmosphere, led by international experts in their respective fields of study and research.
All of Eshkolot programs are implemented by engaging leading
Eshkolot events take place in the center of Moscow’s intellectual life; venues include intellectual clubs, universities, libraries, galleries and parks.
Eshkolot activities are composed of a variety of educational formats:
(1) Workshops; lectures combined with concerts;
All events are accompanied by specially produced educational materials that include the text in its original, translation and transliteration; most presenters also employ visual aides in the form of Power Point Presentations, Videos, and other mediums to bring the subject being studied alive for the audience.
Registration is required for all events, enabling Eshkolot to continue expanding its database of participants and keeping in close touch with them, via social networking mediums and other ways,
Eshkolot also produces professional video recordings, interviews, audio recordings, and other formats so that those not physically present are able to benefit from Eshkolot’s programs. All educational materials are also available for download on Eshkolot’s website.
Eshkolot is supported by The Genesis Philanthropy Group and Avi Chai Foundation.