Upcoming Programs

There are many opportunities throughout the year to get some Talmud served up the old fashioned way—hardcore, queer, and radically inclusive—with SVARA! SVARA hosts pop-up bet midrash learning and immersive programs around the country, as well as regular weekly batei midrash in a several cities. Check out what’s comin’ up at your favorite queer yeshiva, and we can’t wait to welcome to you to the SVARA bet midrash!



We’re serving up hardcore, queer, radically inclusive Talmud to get you geared up for the Days of AWE-some this month! Get ready for the high holidays with SVARA’s Elul Extravaganza. SVARA Faculty, Fellows, teachers, and community leaders are offering up spaces across the country for rigorous, accessible Talmud learning as a deep, spiritual practice in service of teshuva and transformation this season.

Want to get in on the action?! Learn more here!



SVARA’s Gemara Boost Camp is an opportunity to explore new areas of depth in your learning on your journey to being a player! Join SVARA Faculty for a soulful, intimate, and shtark* full day or weekend of study and community building.

*Putting the hardcore back in “hardcore, queer, and radically inclusive” 😉

This winter we’re hitting up three cities to help you level up your learning! Join us in Berkely (Jan. 3-5), New York (Jan. 10-12), or Chicago (Jan. 17-19), and learn more here!


Want to bring SVARA-style learning to your community?! Fill out this form to get in touch with us!