RABBI ZALMAN SCHACHTER-SHALOMI
THURMAN STUDENT, FOUNDER JEWISH RENEWAL MOVEMENT
"Reb Zalman"is considered one of the most influential Rabbis in the world. In his home in Boulder, Colorado he recalled Howard Thurman's enduring influence upon him and his faith. Zalman first met Thurman while completing his Master's studies at Boston University. Notice that Reb Zalman included Thurman's photograph amidst other spiritual giants, including Thomas Merton, atop the painting on wall behind him.