Ba’al Shem Tov

Where is Zaideh? The Secret of a Name

Apr 07, 2021Comments off

 Suffering causes the power latent in the Jewish people’s collective soul to be revealed from its potential state. Salvation is not something external to the

The Alter Rebbe: How the Ba’al Shem Tov S...

Jan 06, 2021Comments off

The AlterRebbe (18 Elul 5505 [1745]—24 Tevet 5573 [1812] was the founder of Chabad and the author of the Shulchan Aruch Harav and the seminal

The Ba’al Shem Tov: Rejoice and Dance

Sep 02, 2020Comments off

When the Ba’al Shem Tov was ten years old, he was already a member of the cohort of hidden tzaddikim. When he was seventeen, he

Chai Elul and Rosh Hashanah

Sep 01, 2020Comments off

Ba’al Shem Tov: Fear Only God

Sep 01, 2020Comments off

How the Ba’al Shem Tov overcame fear.

The Ba’al Shem Tov’s Anti-Parti...

Jun 10, 2020Comments off

Who serves God better than the Ba’al Shem Tov?     Rabbi Ginsburgh delves into the deep, messianic meaning of this Ba’al Shem Tov story.

Ba’al Shem Tov: Think Good and it Will Be...

Feb 19, 2020Comments off

When the Ba’al Shem Tov was about ten years old, he was already a member of the company of hidden tzadikim. At seventeen years old,

You Mean I Missed Him?

Jan 16, 2020Comments off

Translated and excerpted from Rabbi Ginsburgh’s book, ‘Or Yisrael,’ Volume 3 page 30. Rabbi Gershon of Kitov once asked the Ba’al Shem Tov to arrange

Video: The Ba’al Shem Tov

Jul 25, 2019Comments off

Rabbi Ginsburgh tells a wondrous story of the Ba’al Shem Tov and the Ba’al Hatoldot of Polna’ah.