The Art of the Drash

To drash is to set sail on a creative journey deep into the heart of mystery and to emerge renewed and prepared to tell the tale. Each of us - simply by being human - is endowed with the creative capacity to embark on this darshanic journey. Torah teaches us that we are created b’tzelem Elokim, in the image of God. The Holy One is the ultimate Creator, and each of us contains sparks of this divine creative power and potential, which is, in fact, the root of art.

Check out the full piece here, written by Rabbi Adina Allen for Darshan's "Darshanut."