Whole Health Forum
May 17-21, 2020
An Ecological Health Retreat in English
Workshops on natural healing and holistic life styles.
Close to Jerusalem at the Essene Farm, a peaceful getaway in Even Sapir, Jerusalem District, Israel.
A natural kitchen headed by a professional whole foods chef
Kosher certification on-site, vegan, gluten-free
Optional accommodations in shared hay bale cabins.
Enjoy a restorative experience of study, relaxation and community.
for more information at 052-706-5002
or email us.
Previous Whole Health Forums
Our event in 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019
Israel’s premier complementary and alternative health event for five days in May at the Essene Farm in Even Sapir, near Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem.
Choose daily from top caliber holistic teachers in a vibrant gathering of like-minded friends. All workshops are interactive and experiential. Classes include early morning body work and fitness sessions, cooking instructions, explorations in holistic health and alternative medicine, and engaging evening presentations.
Enjoy kosher, macrobiotic, gluten-free meals cooked on the premises by trained, experienced macrobiotic chefs.
Our Executive Chef is Patrick Grosset of 7th Element Services of Los Angeles, California. A professional French chef and certified macrobiotic teacher.
Patrick Grosset is a professional French Chef with a rich history of macrobiotics as teacher, counselor and private chef for over a decade. He specializes in gluten free alternatives and has written thousands of original macro recipes for his business in Los Angeles, www.LivingMacrobiotic.com.
Patrick has a successful weekly macrobiotic meal service and cleanse program that won the,”Best of Burbank Award" for Food Service 2016 & 2017. This is the first time a vegan company has been recognized for this award.
Patrick’s culinary expertise will be shared with all those who join our volunteer work/study program in the Forum kitchen this spring, as he is passionate about teaching and looks forward to sharing his extensive knowledge with his staff.
Come join us for delicious, vegan, macrobiotic balanced food, relaxation and fun!
Kosher supervision by Aryeh Rothman
Aryeh Rothman served as kosher supervisor with COR, the Council of Orthodox Rabbis (equivalent to the Orthodox Union in the US) in Toronto, Canada for four years at the Baycrest Hospital. His team supervised 3 meals every day in 22 unit kitchens, two cafeterias and the large main kitchen serving the entire hospital. He also served as mashgiach at weddings, bnei mizvot private functions and at restaurants. Aryeh made aliyah in 2011 to Safed. Hs is married with four children and four grandchildren.
Classes, services and consultations in the following areas:
Life Coaching & Journying
Psychotherapy & Torah
TRE: Tension Release Exercises
Balancing a Vegan Diet
Choose to sleep in a six-person hay bale cottage, on segregated floor mattresses indoors, in a large outdoor marquee, or in your own tent. Showers and washrooms are available for all. Wifi is available without charge.
Daily vendors will be selling their products.
Personal consultations and treatments by appointment
Whole Health Forum 2017
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For questions, suggestions, and to register,
Contact Sheldon and Ginat Rice by phone:
Home Office: 04-870-1078
Ginat's Cell Phone: 052-365-0004
Sheldon's Cell Phone: 052-706-5002