Chassidut

Naso: The Mitzvah of Confession

May 19, 2021Comments off

“A man or a woman if they commit of all the sins of a person, to transgress a transgression against G-od, and that soul shall

A Healing Heart

May 06, 2021Comments off

Printer-friendly version “A tranquil heart is the life of the flesh; but envy is the rottenness of the bones”[1] (חַיֵּי בְשָׂרִים לֵב מַרְפֵּא וּרְקַב עֲצָמוֹת

The Hod Continuum: From Destruction to the ...

Apr 28, 2021Comments off

This week was the week of Hod in the Counting of the Omer. This article will certainly give you a deeper insight on the compelling

Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai: Only You

Apr 28, 2021Comments off

In one of his short discourses (p. 461) the Alter Rebbe brings a wondrous midrash about Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai. This midrash teaches us about

Where is Zaideh? The Secret of a Name

Apr 07, 2021Comments off

 Suffering causes the power latent in the Jewish people’s collective soul to be revealed from its potential state. Salvation is not something external to the

The Wondrous Meaning of an Early Kabbalisti...

Mar 18, 2021Comments off

Excerpted and translated from Rabbi Ginsburgh’s farbrengen, Purim 5780.   Click here for Part 1 of this article In his commentary on Sefer Hapelee’ah, Rabbi Shimshon

The Wondrous Meaning of an Early Kabbalisti...

Mar 04, 2021Comments off

Excerpted and translated from Rabbi Ginsburgh’s farbrengen, Purim 5780.   There is an ancient book of Kabbalah called Sefer Hapelee’ah. There is a great deal of

Life to its Fullest in the Land of Israel

Jan 14, 2021Comments off

From its very inception, Chassidut was characterized by the longing for the Land of Israel. It began with the Ba’al Shem Tov’s attempts to reach

Synthesis of Good and Evil

Jan 07, 2021Comments off

“You created righteous people [tzaddikim], You created wicked people,” said Job to God. Job’s claim of lack of free choice for the individual (for if

Your Special Mitzvah

Jan 06, 2021Comments off

The Alter Rebbe, the first Rebbe of Chabad, explains that although we are obligated to fulfill the commandments of the Torah, every Jew has one

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