The Open Temple


Bold Jewish Idea

Inspire individuals and families in Venice, CA towards a life of Jewish curiosity, creativity, and critical thought.


What it looks like

Open Temple’s re-enchant Judaism through ritual space, the creative arts, and multi-media with a 21st century vibe in Venice, CA. They activate Jewish ritual moments, spiritual assembly and learning, and engage “co-creators” in experimental and impactful Happenings that bring Judaism to contemporary life. Along the way, Open Temple inspires Jewish curiosity, creativity and critical thought (for the Jew-ishly curious and those who love us) to reinvigorate human potential towards more meaningful, connected and purposeful lives that transform ourselves and the world.