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While Man Explores With Curious Eye, a hymn on “Self-Knowledge” by Penina Moïse (Ḳ.Ḳ. Beth Elohim 1842)

Descend Into Thyself, My Soul! – a hymn on “Self-Examination” by Penina Moïse (Ḳ.Ḳ. Beth Elohim 1842)

תפלה נוראה מרבי ישׁמעאל כהן הגדול | The Awesome Prayer of Rebbi Yishmael, the Kohen Gadol (Sefer Shem Tov Qatan 1706)

קדיש דרבנן | Ḳaddish d’Rabanan (of Our Teachers), a translation by Everett Fox after Franz Rosenzweig

הספר ששמשו בו הכשדים | Theurgy of the Kasdim, an astral-magic treatise on the seven angels of the week

A Guided Meditation for Pesaḥ, by Rabbi Daniel Raphael Silverstein

עד דלא ידע | Sources and Meditation Instructions for Not-knowing on Purim, by Rabbi Daniel Raphael Silverstein (Applied Jewish Spirituality 2021)

בִּרְכָּת הָבָּיִת | Birkat Habayit: Blessing for the Home

Kavvanot for before and after Tashlikh, by Rabbi David Seidenberg (neohasid.org)

ודוי | Vidui meditation, by Danny Cohen

The Council of All Beings, an activity for all ages on the Jewish New Year’s Day for Animals, Rosh haShanah la-Behemah, on Rosh Ḥodesh Elul

מתי לא לבקש סליחה | When not to seek forgiveness, by Josh Rosenberg

A Description of my Dreams, a poem by Rosa Emma Salaman (1848)

בִּרְכוֹת הַתּוֹרָה | Birkhot haTorah, paraliturgical reflections by Rabbi Shoshana Meira Friedman

Blessing Group Torah Study with Brakhot, Ḳaddish, and Kavvanah, by Rabbi Arthur Waskow

שִׁוִּיתִי | Shiviti: perceiving the world as an expression of divine Oneness

תְּפִילַּת הַנּוֹטֵעַ | Prayer for a Tree Planting in Israel, by Zeev Kainan (2018)

A Blessing for Peace, Health, Joy, Prosperity, and Kindness, by Reb Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

ברכות התורה | Blessing for Torah Study, interpretive translation by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

The Angels’ Vigil, a poem by Rosa Emma Salaman (1848)

Ḥanukkah Visualization on Infinite Light, by Rabbi Daniel Raphael Silverstein

שִׁוִּיתִי | Shiviti by Mashiaḥ Asgari (ca. late 19th – early 20th c. Herat, Afghanistan)

עשרת ימי תשובה | My Ten Days of Repentance Writing Exercise, by David Wolkin

The Offering: A Tashlikh Prayer, by Rabbi Jill Hammer

Mikveh Meditation for Erev Shabbat by Rabbi Haviva Ner-David and Shira Gura

תפילה קודם התפילה מרבי אלימלך מליזשענסק | Rabbi Elimelekh of Lizhensk’s prayer to be able to pray (interpretive translation by Reb Zalman Schachter-Shalomi)

A Prayer for Kavvanah, by Amanda Rush

הַל״ב מִצְוֺת הַתְלוּיוֹת בַּלֵּב | Thirty-two Mitsvot One Can Do With Consciousness Alone, by Reb Ahrele Roth (trans. Reb Zalman Schachter-Shalomi & Hillel Goelman)

Masking the Liturgy: a pedagogy for learning the Siddur, by Rabbi Dr. Joshua Gutoff (2003)

Intention for community garlic planting at the end of a harvest season, by Jess Berlin

A Ten-Step, Four-Worlds, One-Earth Tashlikh, by Avi Dolgin

לְמַלְמֵל וּלְהַמהֵם | The non-cognitive experience of ambient mumbling in communal Jewish prayer by R’ Elie Kaunfer

אײן אנשפראכע געגען עין הרע | An Incantation against the Ayin haRa (1896)

תחנה אײדער אפרויא גײט אין טבילת מצוה | Tkhine for when a Woman Goes to Immerse in the Mikve (1910)

שִׁמּוּשׁ תְּהִלִּים‬ | Shimush Tehillim (the Theurgical Use of Psalms), attributed to Hai ben Sherira Gaon

המלך הקדוש | From Uman to the Olam: Clapping upon the Coronation of the Holy Majesty during the Days of Awe (neohasid.org)

Kavvanot when Washing One’s Body Before Shabbes, by Eyal Raviv

עמידה | An Amidah for associating blessings with memory by Rabbi Dr. Oren Steinitz

A Vision, a poem by Rosa Emma Salaman (1850)

ברכות בשביל הקהל | Some blessings for those you davvened with, by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

הֲרֵינִי מְקַבֵּל עָלַי | A kavvanah to love your fellow as yourself, before prayer

A Prayer before Torah Study, by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

קדיש דרבנן | Das Lernkaddisch, a translation of the Ḳaddish d’Rabanan in German by Franz Rosenzweig (1921)

פָּתַח אֵלִיָּֽהוּ | Pataḥ Eliyahu (Tiqqunei Zohar 17a), translated by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

A Scholar’s Prayer for Intellectual Honesty, adapted from a prayer quoted by Dr. Leslie Weatherhead (1951)

Mikveh Kavvanah for Affirming Jewish identity, by Rabbi Jonah Rank

ליקוטי תפילות ב:יא | Prayer for the Ability to Pray Alone by Reb Natan of Nemirov from the teachings of Rebbe Naḥman (from Likutei Tefillot 2:11)

Kavvana: Directing the Heart in Jewish Prayer, by Rabbi Dr. Seth Kadish (1997)

תְּפִילַּת הַנּוֹטֵעַ | Prayer for a Virtual Tree Planting in Israel, by Rabbi Eliyahu Yosef She’ar Yashuv Cohen (2012)

היסטוריולה של סממית וסידרוס | Historiola of Smamit and Sideros, a reconstruction based on Amulet 15 & Amulet Bowl 12a

That Religion Be Not a Cloak for Hypocrisy, by Rabbi Mordecai Kaplan (1945)