Q&A: The Foot of Tarmudai and the Heel...

Nov 29, 2021Comments off

Q: What is Tarmudai and how is it  connected to Chanukah? A: In the laws of  Chanukah, the sages explain the halachic parameter for the

The Tosher Rebbe’s Reincarnated Mitzvah D...

Nov 26, 2021Comments off

Rabbi Elimelech, the holy rabbi of Tosh (Nyírtass), was the son of the founder of the Tosh dynasty, Rabbi Meshulam Feish Segal-Lowy. When Rabbi Meshulam

Triumph Over Greek Philosophy: The Inner M...

Nov 26, 2021Comments off

To be fully triumphant, it is not enough to defeat one’s enemy and undo his plans for hurting you. A complete victory demands the capture

Rabbi Haim of Chernowitz: Holy Fire

Nov 30, 2021Comments off

Rabbi Haim Tirrer, known eponymously after his book, “Be’er Mayim Haim”, was the disciple of Rebbe Yechiel Michel of Zlotschov. He was born in 5506

Q&A: How to Banish Darkness

Nov 21, 2021Comments off

Q: Can an act of unity- to beg God to remove the evil in this world – finally bring redemption? A: The main instruction of

Feel Superfluous!

Nov 16, 2021Comments off

The sages say that a person who “makes himself like leftovers” merits to ascend to the loftiest heights (Rosh Hashanah 17b). There are people for

The Secret of the West

Nov 16, 2021Comments off

The Lubavitcher Rebbe coined the word Ufaratzta (“and you shall spread/burst forth”) as the slogan of Chassidut in our time. Ufaratzta is part of the

The Maggid of Mezritch: Lost Souls

Nov 16, 2021Comments off

Rabbi Dov Ber of Mezritch, known as the Maggid of Mezritch, was the greatest disciple of the Ba’al Shem Tov. He was born in Lukatch,

Q&A: Is Chess Jewish?

Nov 14, 2021Comments off

Q: Is it true that chess is a Jewish game? What does it represent? The chess game is attributed to King Solomon. (See the “Otzar

Pray for It, Sing for It

Nov 08, 2021Comments off

  My dove, in the clefts of the rock, in the covert of the cliff, let me see your countenance, let me hear your voice;