The Baal Teshuva Parrot

Photo by Zdeněk Macháček on Unsplash

Galya Kalfa was born and raised in Toronto and made Aliyah to Yerushalayim with her family. She is a Wingate Institute certified Health and Fitness Coach, as well as a Hydrotherapist. She studied in Shiras Sarah, a Teacher’s Training Fellowship, under the guidance of Rabbi Yitzchak Feigenbaum. 

She has been involved in Kiruv and education- teaching, mentoring and managing programs since 2016. She teaches Jewish Philosophy and Thought, and is a mentor at Neve Yerushalayim. She is a much sought after teacher for other programs and seminaries in Israel. She runs her own online philosophy course called “The Dveikut Project” for women worldwide. 

Galya is available for speaking engagements and can be contacted at 

To hear Ms. Kalfa’s true story – The Baal Teshuva Parrot, please click on the audio link below.