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The Book of Gatherings Ecclesiastes is one of the Five books of the Bible described as “scrolls.” The sages associate Ecclesiastes with the festival of

Sukkot: Living Modestly

Oct 04, 2022Comments off

One of the attributes that characterize the festival of Sukkot is modesty, as per the verse that states, “Walk modestly with your God.”[1] Living modestly

Festivals Remedy Mental Illness

Apr 13, 2022Comments off

The Torah is multidimensional. Chasidic thought unlocked the psychological side dimension in all its depth. One of the ideas uncovered is that the festivals correspond

Happy to High Heaven

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The joyous times are here. Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are also joyous: “Keen joy in God is your fortitude” (Nechemia 8:10) on Rosh Hashanah

Video: The Chamber of Music

Oct 07, 2020Comments off

Rabbi Ginsburgh expounds on the service of God through song and wordless melody – and how holy song is the channel through which infinite pleasure

Sukkot: The Four Species and Unity

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One Sukkah, One Nation: Crown

Oct 01, 2020Comments off

One of the messages of Sukkot is that the sukkah is a sukkah of peace. This is also connected to healing. In order to draw

One Sukkah, One Nation: Knowledge

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Faith Leads to Knowledge There is another answer to the question of why the sages chose the language they did in respect to all Jews

The Four Species: Strength to Overcome Tria...

Oct 10, 2019Comments off

On Sukkot we have the mitzvah of blessing over the four species. We take a palm branch, myrtle branches, willows and a citron fruit in