Genesis – Bereisheet

Manifesting Abraham

Nov 14, 2019Comments off

What were the angels getting at when they asked Abraham where Sarah was? Rabbi Ginsburgh explains how to perceive a couple’s soul root.

Abraham’s Eshel: Asking Questions Ab...

Nov 14, 2019Comments off

Excerpted and translated from Rabbi Ginsburgh’s Ma’ayan Ganim for the Torah portion of Vayeirah Abraham’s first (and main) life mission, which began with the Divine

How to Elevate Sparks in Three Steps

Nov 06, 2019Comments off

A Chassidic Perspective on the Torah portion of Lech Lecha Abraham’s Descent for the Sake of Ascent At the beginning of the Torah portion of

The Four Archetypical Crises

Oct 31, 2019Comments off

In the Torah portion of Noach, humanity suffers two great crises. The first is the flood – a holocaust that annihilates not only humanity but

Noach: The Secret of the Covenant

Oct 30, 2019Comments off

Ma’ayan Ganim: A Chassidic Perspective for the Torah Portion of Noach   The First Covenant One of the fundamental concepts in the Torah is the

Bereishit: The World Needs a King

Oct 23, 2019Comments off

The Torah opens with the word “Bereishit” (In the beginning) but doesn’t tell us in the beginning of what. There are commentaries that write that

Secrets Behind Mankind’s Creation

Oct 22, 2019Comments off

“Let us create man in our image and our likeness.” Who was God addressing before creating man? The sages offer four different answers, the deepest

Living with the Torah’s Weekly Portio...

Dec 29, 2017Comments off

Vayechi: Sunday: Good Eye “And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt for seventeen years and the days of Jacob, the years of his life

Praying for Compassion

Dec 01, 2017Comments off

The Talmud states that there are three things that require compassion. The first is a good king, the second is a good year, meaning a

“First Comes Darkness, then LightR...

Dec 01, 2017Comments off

The first king mentioned in the Torah is Nimrod, who is a negative example of monarchy. He is not at all the type of king