The Drisha Institute for Jewish Education, is a center of advanced Jewish studies which caters specifically to women. The institute is located on the Upper West Side of New York City.

Educational Programs

Drisha offers full-time programs, summer institutes, classes for engaged couples, summer programs for high school girls, a Bat Mitzvah program, four seasonal continuing education programs, High Holiday prayer services, and community lectures. The Scholars Circle is a three year program which closely follows the traditional semicha program for men.[1]


Was founded in 1979 by Rabbi David Silber[2]


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