The Ba’al Shem Tov

The Ba’al Shem Tov: Rejoice and Dance

Sep 02, 2020Comments off

When the Ba’al Shem Tov was ten years old, he was already a member of the cohort of hidden tzaddikim. When he was seventeen, he

The Ba’al Shem Tov’s Anti-Parti...

Jun 10, 2020Comments off

Who serves God better than the Ba’al Shem Tov?     Rabbi Ginsburgh delves into the deep, messianic meaning of this Ba’al Shem Tov story.

The Ba’al Shem Tov: A Baby from the Fake ...

May 28, 2020Comments off

This story was told by Reb Refael Berchider, who heard it from the Maggid of Mezritch himself. He said that if he had not heard

Ba’al Shem Tov: Think Good and it Will Be...

Feb 19, 2020Comments off

When the Ba’al Shem Tov was about ten years old, he was already a member of the company of hidden tzadikim. At seventeen years old,

You Mean I Missed Him?

Jan 16, 2020Comments off

Translated and excerpted from Rabbi Ginsburgh’s book, ‘Or Yisrael,’ Volume 3 page 30. Rabbi Gershon of Kitov once asked the Ba’al Shem Tov to arrange

The Key to Chassidut and Overcoming Confusi...

Jan 09, 2020Comments off

The key to Chassidut and overcoming confusion Translated from Rabbi Ginsburgh’s book on the stories of the Ba’al Shem Tov: Or Yisra’el: Volume 2  

Ba’al Shem Tov: Magical Mysterious Shoes

Jan 01, 2020Comments off

  Magical Mystery Shoes A Ba’al Shem Tov story excerpted from Rabbi Ginsburgh’s book Or Yisrael   Once the Ba’al Shem Tov went to rest

Descent for the Sake of Ascent: Transcript ...

Dec 27, 2019Comments off

Descent for the sake of ascent Edited transcript from 19th of Kislev farbrengen – 5780 given by Harav Yitzchak Ginsburgh – Yerushalayim Part 1 The

The Ba’al Shem Tov: Candles of Ice can al...

Dec 26, 2019Comments off

(Excerpted and translated from Rabbi Ginsburgh’s book, “Or Yisrael, Part 2 p.74) The Rebbe Rayatz (the sixth Lubavitcher Rebbe) related what he heard from his

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