Today is Yud Tet Kislev, the 19th day of Kislev. It is the yahrzeit of the Maggid. The second event that happened on this day,
Rabbi Ginsburgh on the founders of Chassidut, the Ba’al Shem Tov, the Magid of Mezritch and the Alter Rebbe of Chabad.
The Lubavitcher Rebbe coined the word Ufaratzta (“and you shall spread/burst forth”) as the slogan of Chassidut in our time. Ufaratzta is part of the
(Excerpted from Rabbi Ginsburgh’s English class on 19 Kislev 5781) The 19th of Kislev is significant for two reasons: This is the day that the
There are three fathers to the Chassidic movement: The Ba’al Shem tov, the Maggid of Mezritch and the Alter Rebbe of Chabad. The Ba’al Shem
(Based on Rabbi Ginsburgh’s 19th Kislev farbrengen last year, 5780) Jews seem to naturally have a critical view of the world. That is no wonder.
Descent for the sake of ascent Edited transcript from 19th of Kislev farbrengen – 5780 given by Harav Yitzchak Ginsburgh – Yerushalayim Part 1 The
Why did our souls come down to earth? Rabbi Shneor Zalman of Liadi prepares us for a never-ending battle. Many Chassidic discourses open by asking
A story for the 19th of Kislev, the day of the redemption of the Alter Rebbe of Chabad, Rabbi Shneor Zalman of Liadi, from the