Pardes Online

Pardes Online brings the power of Pardes Torah to audiences across North America. Live events include specialized Days of Learning, Speaker Series, and small private classes held throughout the year. Additionally, audiences can learn at their own pace through Elmad, Pardes Online’s database containing hundreds of hours of Podcasts and learning resources.

Pardes Online hosts online classes, both short-term and long-term, throughout the year. These classes allow participants to engage in live learning with Pardes faculty from the comfort of their own homes.

Example classes include

  • Live with Rav Meir
  • Me Shenikhnas Adar with Rabbi Rahel Berkovits
  • Beloved & Loving – Exploring the Dual Aspects of the Shema
  • Text and Context: Making Sense of Megillat Eicha
  • Opening the Heart with the Tanya

In honor of Jewish holidays, Pardes Online regularly hosts topical Days of Learning. Several classes led by PNA Faculty are held throughout the day with participants engaging in several hours of Torah study.

Recent Days of Learning:

  • Teshuva of Our Time: A High Holiday Day of Learning
  • The Masks We Wear: A Purim Day of Learning
  • A Tisha B’Av Day of Learning

Catch a piece of Torah on the go or at home with one of the hundreds of podcasts produced by Pardes Online. In addition to special one-off podcasts, Pardes Online has several recurring podcast series that allow listeners to go in-depth on the topic that interests them.

Some of our most popular podcast series include:

  • Crisis & Kings with Rabbi Michael Hattin
  • The Jewish Story with Rav Mike Feuer
  • Mishnah Pesakhim with Rabbi Rahel Berkovits
  • A Shot of Torah with Rabbi Levi Cooper

Pardes Online hosts online events throughout the year. Join us for multi-day seminars, speaker events, and panel discussions.

2021 events included:

  • The Winter Break Learning Intensive
  • Voices from the Beit Midrash: A Student Panel
  • Pop-Up Alumni Reunion
  • All in the Family: A Unique Window into the Pew Study of American Jews

Elmad: Pardes’s Online Library of Jewish Learning

Elmad is the home for online Torah learning. Elmad serves as a database for content created for Pardes Online, containing downloadable content that can be accessed at any time. Holiday companions, text-based lessons, and hundreds of hours of podcasts are all available at Elmad.