The Crown Jewel Out in the Streets: Four ty...

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  “For a candle is a mitzvah and the Torah is light.”[1] Every mitzvah is a candle, a tangible act that envelopes abstract, spiritual light.

8 Mystical Meditations on the Chanukah Cand...

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Navigate to the video that you want from the upper right-hand corner of the YouTube screen.

Joseph’s Chanukah Candle: Parashat Vayeis...

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The Shlah (Shnei luchot habrit, authored by Rabbi Yeshayahu ben Avraham Horowitz, 1555-1630) on the Torah portion of Vayeishev says that there is a connection

Addicted to Money? Rabbi Mordechai of Chern...

Dec 19, 2019Comments off

Rebbe Mordechai Twersky of Chernobyl  was the son of Rebbe Menachem Nachum of Chernobyl. While his illustrious father lived in poverty, Rebbe Mordechai served God

Abraham and Chanukah: Chaotic Lights and Co...

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Abraham began to illuminate the world, and that light returns and illuminates the dark winter days every year on the holiday of Chanukah[1]. Abraham’s affinity

The Inner Dimension – Chanukah: Past,...

Dec 22, 2014Comments off

We count the days of Chanukah by lighting one candle on the first day and progressing to eight candles on the eighth day. But, Beit

Commandments and selflessness

Jun 19, 2016Comments off

A beautiful numerical phenomenon can be seen in the word “commandment” (מצוה) whose value is 141. If we divide it by 3, the quotient is

Judaism and Science: The Lessons of Chanuka...

Mar 25, 2014No Comments

  Photo Credit: You can download this document in PDF format. You can choose from the following two layouts: Regular Letter sized sheets On the 25th

The Dreidel Spinner

Feb 19, 2014No Comments

If we were to do a survey to find out which is the most favorite Jewish holiday, Chanukah would probably reach the top of the