Simchat Torah

Q&A: Women Self-Expression on Simchat ...

Sep 14, 2021Comments off

Q: When I go to the synagogue on Simchat Torah, I feel quite extraneous – not dancing – and just watching the men dance. How

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

Uniting the Four Elements in the Soul

Aug 08, 20111 Comment

The two elements of fire and water unite in the Temple. The two elements of air and earth unite in the Land of Israel. In

Sukot and the Four Stages of Joy

Feb 24, 2011No Comments

Sukot is "the time of our joy" – our joy in God and God's joy in us. God loves all of His creation but He