Av: The Month of Love

Aug 09, 2022Comments off

The first day of the month of Av appears in the Torah as the day of passing of Aharon, the High Priest. When Aharon passed

Can we be Happy and Sad Simultaneously?

Jul 29, 2020Comments off

How can we transform the mourning and sorrow over the destruction of the Temple into joy? The prophecies of doom to prophecies of comfort? The

9th of Av: the Seer of Lublin's Yahrzeit

Aug 09, 20111 Comment

The Seer of Lublin passed away, at the age of 70, on the 9th of Av 5575 (1815), a day of national mourning, but also,

Three Reasons to Honor your Parents

Aug 07, 2011No Comments

The name of this month, Av, means "father." This is the month to connect to our parents (father and mother) and honor them. "Honor your