All posts by Gal Einai

Pirkei Avot 2:5: Elkanah – Samuel’s Fa...

May 15, 2020Comments off

(Click here to see the video of Rabbi Ginsburgh’s full lecture, from which this article was excerpted). Pirkei Avot 2:5 “In a place where there

Counting the Omer 34: Bonding out of Thankf...

May 12, 2020Comments off

    For the 34th day of the omer, Foundation of Acknowledgement.

Counting the Omer 32: Losing to God

May 10, 2020Comments off

Parashat Emor: Balancing the Scales

May 08, 2020Comments off

An in-depth Torah meditation on 7 idioms of equation in the Torah. Viewed together and meditated upon, the seven instances of this very special idiom

International Business and Lag Ba’ome...

May 08, 2020Comments off

Chassidut explains an inner dimension of Lag Ba’omer, so-called because it is the 33rd Lag (לג) day of the Counting of the Omer, with two

The Noisy and Upsetting Rebbe Shimon Bar Yo...

May 08, 2020Comments off

Why do we rejoice on Lag Ba’omer, the 33rd day of the Omer, the 18th day of the month of Iyar? According to tradition, this

Rebbe Shimon Bar Yochai: Falling in Love wi...

May 08, 2020Comments off

Rabbi Yitzchak David Grossman from Migdal Ha’emek received his guest from a nearby kibbutz warmly. The guest began to cry, relating that his son was

Pirkei Avot 4:1: A Four-Questions Overview ...

May 07, 2020Comments off

Chapter 4, Mishnah 1: Ben Zoma would say: Who is wise? One who learns from every man. As is stated (Psalms 119:99): “From all my teachers

Q&A: Moving Again?

May 07, 2020Comments off

Q: Over the past number of years, we have had to move over and over again – sometimes only after a few months in a