gematria – numerology

Returning the World to Nothingness and Brin...

Oct 15, 2020Comments off

On the 25th of Tishrei we commemorate the Yahrzeit of one of the greatest tzaddikim, Rabbi Levi Yitzchak of Berditchev. The great tzaddikim would say that

Q&A: Don't Blame Others

Oct 14, 2020Comments off

Q: How do we repent for the Sin of the Tree of Knowledge? A: Adam blamed Eve for the sin, as is written in the

Simchat Torah: When the Heart Reveals its S...

Oct 08, 2020Comments off

The Ba’al Shem Tov taught the manifestation of a mitzvah comes after it has been performed. In this respect, Simchat Torah is the manifestation of

Rabbi YYB”Y of Ostra’ah and Rabbi Yaako...

Oct 07, 2020Comments off

Rabbi Yaakov Yosef of Ostra’ah, who was known as Rabbi Yeibi, (YYB”Y -Yaakov Yosef Ben Yehudah) was a rabbi and judge in Ostra’ah in Ukraine.

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

Q&A: Should I Try to Strengthen My Mot...

Oct 07, 2020Comments off

Q: My mother is Jewish and my father is a non-Jew. Thank God, I have become Torah observant, but I do not know how to

Sukkot: The Four Species and Unity

Oct 01, 2020Comments off


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

Oct 01, 2020Comments off

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