Mira Neshama Niculescu

Dr. Mira Neshama Niculescu is a Paris -born scholar and teacher Jewish spirituality and meditation. She received her Doctorate in Sociology of Religion from the Ecole de Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris, and is a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the Center for Hebrew and Jewish Studies in Oxford. She learned Torah at the Drisha Institute for Jewish Studies in New York, at Matan and at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem, where she earned a certificate of Experiential Jewish Education as a Yesod European Leader Fellow, and currently as a rabbinic fellow at Beit Midrash Har’El. A certified Jewish Mindfulness Teacher from the Institute for Jewish Spirituality, she teaches Torah and Jewish meditation as Faculty in Or HaLev, Applied Jewish Spirituality, as a Jewish Educator for Moishe House, and at various institutions in Europe and in the United States. A regular contributor to French Jewish medias Akadem, Tenou’a, JewPop and L’Arche, she lectures internationally about Torah, Jewish Spirituality and Jewish Meditation.