Lofty Lowliness

Apr 28, 2022Comments off

The last week of the Omer: Shabbat in every...

May 14, 2021Comments off

28 Iyar, 5781 The last week of the Omer: Shabbat in every weekday   The sages teach us that the Torah was given originally on

The Sprout of David Your Servant

May 06, 2021Comments off

This song was composed by Rabbi Ginsburgh and is sung in this video by Yitzchak and Elimelech Raveh. The words are from the Silent Prayer:

Happy Thoughts

Apr 21, 2021Comments off

The wisdom of Kabbalah unfurls the ‘secret map’ of the ten sefirot—a complex, living structure, like a tree with a multitude of branches. God employs

Brothers Dwelling Together

Apr 28, 2021Comments off

When the world needed rain, Rebbe Shimon Bar Yochai expounded upon the verse, "How good and how pleasant is the dwelling of brothers together," and

International Business and Lag Ba'omer

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

The Blind Mashiach

Apr 23, 2020Comments off

The month of Iyar is the month of light. Even its name, Iyar, is cognate to the Hebrew word for ‘light,’ or. In the Bible,