The Heart that Never Sleeps: My Dove

Feb 12, 2014No Comments

Doves are the most loyal mates of all creatures in nature. Doves never remate. This instinctive loyalty is expressed in their gaze. Mated doves continually

Overview of Chassidut (Chassidus)

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Chassidut (or, Chassidus) is the movement within Judaism founded by Rabbi Yisrael Ba'al Shem Tov (5458 – 5520 [1698-1760 CE]. Its purpose is to awaken the Jewish

The Heart that Never Sleeps: For My Head is...

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Dew, unlike rain, does not depend upon evaporation from the ground below. Thus, dew is symbolic of the gift of Divine Revelation that does not

The Heart that Never Sleeps: Conclusion: My...

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When serving G-d, one must as a rule proceed in order through each of the four successive levels–sister, companion, dove and perfect one. From the

The Heart that Never Sleeps: I am asleep

Feb 11, 2014No Comments

The exile of the Jewish soul–the apparent loss of Jewish identity–is compared to a state of sleep. In sleep the eyes are closed to outer

The Heart that Never Sleeps: My Companion

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"Companion describes the closeness between marriage partners which follows the sister. brother relationship. This state of love is born anew in the heart through experiencing

Chassidut Resources

Feb 10, 2014No Comments

Overview of Chassidut Click here to read the full article. The Heart That Never Sleeps Based on the verse "I am asleep, yet my heart

Shining the Mentor's Light

Aug 09, 20113 Comments

The Seer of Lublin once said, "Between mentor and mentor (Rebbe and Rebbe) I can't differentiate and I don't want to differentiate. Between disciple and