“Rabbi Rami manages to distill so much wisdom and food for thought into his work. He artfully uses practical and easy-to-understand analogies from everyday life to make his points—and to point us to a higher truth.”
“Rami is one of the best bridges of eastern and western wisdom.”
“I felt I was sitting in the presence of a great seer of India. Reb Rami’s teachings echo ancient Upanishadic truths, and reflect deep God-realization. He is a true man of God.
“Rami is a fine scholar, an excellent teacher and invaluable collaborator with teachers of diverse spiritual traditions. He displays a singular ability to engage our students with a combination of humor, intellect, prayer, song, contemplation and meditation. He is able to intuit the level and needs of students and provide them with tools to advance their own spiritual knowledge and paths. That he can do this with students of multiple religious backgrounds and inclinations is remarkable. Rabbi Rami combines a deep spiritual insight, scholarly knowledge, pedagogical excellence and a light, friendly interpersonal touch.”
“Rami Shapiro is brilliant, heartful and full of reverence (and irreverence!) A great pluralistic soul with a fabulous sense of humor. You will love him.”
“Rabbi Shapiro touches the very heart of spirituality. His message has the ring of universal truth. Drawing from many traditions and faiths, he highlights the essence of all spiritual teachings and the secret of inspired living.”
“Rami Shapiro fuses intellect, passion, and humor in a beautiful and powerful way that radiates the truth of the Jewish mystical tradition to which he belongs, and goes beyond all tradition to bring us into contact with the universal touchstone of divine grace.”
“It is a privilege and delight to hear Rami speak. There is never a dull moment. Brilliance, wit, and scholarship are blended with his deep religious convictions and commitment to contemplative wisdom and transformation of consciousness. He is a master teacher.”
“Rami Shapiro is a great Jewish mystical teacher who brings to his public sharings a deep and personal interspiritual wisdom. He is a living witness to the importance of interfaith life, and combines in his practical teachings an unfailing sense of humor, powerful inspiration, and the challenge of genuine spiritual awakening and transformation.”
“Rabbi Rami Shapiro is one of the wisest and most accessible spiritual teachers of our time—humble, funny, authentic, and deeply grounded in the world’s great wisdom traditions.”
“Rami Shapiro ignited our colleagues from across the movements to engage in frank discussion about the meaning and message of their rabbinate.”
Rabbi Rami is Jon Stewart’s spiritual double: hilarious and insightful, who wickedly exposes the religious insanities of our time while movingly offering an authentic interspirituality that is timeless.