Kabbalah center is an international spiritual organization that offers spiritual teachings based on the Zohar and Kabbalistic teachings. The group was first established in 1922 in Jerusalem. It has expanded to more than 50 regions worldwide.
Most people who cannot access a Kabbalah center close to their area are enrolled in an online course. Kabbalah Center online courses are in the form of live lectures, books, and download. In a week it is estimated that 5,000 users access the online materials. The education is offered by teachers from various ethnicities in the world.
In the olden days, people often thought that Kabbalah center offered its teaching to people who had a knowledge of the Jewish religious laws. But recently, Kabbalah center is known to serve its followers from different ethnic backgrounds. Their teachings do not substitute any religion, but they are used to give a deeper understanding of faith.
The kabbalistic teachings often refer to various passages from the Bible. Different from other religions like Christianity, Hinduism, Islamic and Buddhism, Kabbalah followers are encouraged to seek for the light of God since God is too divine to be sought.
Everyone is connected to the essence of God (Light), but a spiritual force restricts it. For this reason, Kabbalah followers have to meditate and restrain from evil acts of hatred and violence for the light to be concealed to them. Kabbalah center believes that cosmic forces control every aspect of life.
Kabbalah Center has attracted many followers. Some of the Kabbalah followers are celebrities like Madonna, Naomi Campbell, Lindsay Lohan, Anthony Kiedis, Demi Moore Jerry Hall and much more. Most of the celebrity artists do not hold concerts on Friday night since it is a preparation day for the Shabat, a holy day. Furthermore, they wear a red band on their wrist to signify their relation with Kabbalah center.
Kabbalah teachings promote peace and unity among people. According to their teachings, humankind comes from one origin. A person can not receive the essence of God while allowing some people to keep on suffering. This is the reason why followers are encouraged to donate their services to improve the quality of life.