People used spirituality as a way to escape the world around them. They use it for guidance and support regarding things that are heavy on the hearts and minds. There are many spiritual entities that people look to. One is Kabbalah. Kabbalah is a Jewish mysticism that is has become a huge subject for many people. Many know about Kabbalah because of the many celebrities that took interest in it or that joined the mysticism fully. There seems to be a fascination with Kabbalah that has grown over the years. One celebrity, in particular, has brought Kabbalah to the forefront again. Madonna is a music superstar that took interest into Kabbalah in the mid-2000s. Once she was seen wearing the famous Kabbalah red bracelet, many took notice. After that Kabbalah saw a newfound fame and more interest in their teachings. However, even though Madonna is the one that gave Kabbalah a new boost in publicity, she is not the first celebrity to take interest in the religion. Hollywood legends like Sammy Davis Jr, Marilyn Monroe, and Elizabeth Taylor have all shown interest in Kabbalah. Paris Hilton and Sandra Bernard have also been seen going to the Kabbalah Centre in Los Angeles and wearing the famous red yarn bracelets.
Paris Hilton has credited Kabbalah for giving her peace in her life when times were tough. There are other celebrities that have credited the Kabbalah teachings as a source of comfort and guidance. Many go to the Kabbalah Centre to further their studies.
The Kabbalah Centre was founded by Philip Berg, along with his wife. The center is located in Los Angeles and it has other branches in New York City and in Europe. The Kabbalah Centre conducts classes on the religion, online and within the center. The Kabbalah Centre has a diverse set of instructors who teach the lessons. They have a very diverse student body, with thousands attending Kabbalah classes from all over the world.