Levi Ben-Shmuel

Speaking for a Wiser Life

Levi is a writer, teacher, and singer-songwriter. He is a featured blogger on The Huffington Post and has contributed an essay to the book "How to Achieve a Heaven on Earth," a collection of 101 insightful essays from some of the world’s greatest thinkers, leaders, and writers.
Levi teaches classes on Yang-style Tai Chi and Kabbalah’s 10 Paths to True Power at Santa Fe Soul. He is the co-creator of Sulam Chi: A Dance of Life, a movement form that integrates the energies of Tai Chi and Kabbalah’s Tree of Life (Sulam Chi means "ladder of life force energy").

Levi’s debut album, "Take a New Road," is a joyous celebration of the inner journey toward spiritual freedom.

While pursuing a career in software development, Levi earned a master’s degree in economic development from MIT in 1989. He studied Yang-style Tai Chi intensively during his years in the Boston area. Levi moved to Israel in 1991. During his nine years there, he worked in the economic development field, created a computer consulting business, taught Tai Chi, studied Kabbalah, and co-created Sulam Chi. Levi returned to the U.S. in 2001 and moved to Santa Fe with his family in 2003.