Look! I put before you a blessing and a curse... And you shall put (cast) the blessing on Har Gerizim and the curse on Har Eyval... I was wondering what this putting of blessing and curse on these mountains is all about. It would seem that we are introduced in these first verses of the … Continue reading Mt. Eyval is Also a Part of the Holy Land
Video Lesson about the use of numerical values of the Hebrew letters (Gimatria) and its meaning in strengthening faith
One Mitzvah that we have which is supposed to be totally impossible to perform by one's self is the Brit. Because we're supposed to be only eight years old when circumsized! Even Abraham our forefather, according to Midrash, had divine help in performing this painful Mitzvah, as it is hardly imaginable even for an adult to … Continue reading Thoughts About the Brit (Circumcision) – A Mitzvah Beyond Mitzvot
https://youtu.be/YfLdrsKQxuE Next week's lesson is about Gimatria - גימטריא, the numeric value of our letters...
(A video version is also available) On Shabbat Nachamu, right after Tisha BeAv we always read the Parasha of Vaetchanan, and that's a wonder. Because now begin the seven Consolation weeks which lead us to Rosh Hashana, weeks in which all the Haftarot have a message of consolation to the People of Israel. And we … Continue reading A Useful Prayer – the Embryo of Va’etchanan
https://youtu.be/5tKtvbFnHMw Post version here...
There's a Haza"l saying, a saying by our Sages, which goes: Every generation in which the Temple is not built a new, is like a generation in which it is destroyed Each and every year that the Temple is not yet rebuilt, we are told that we must feel such disappointment - just as if … Continue reading Temple Destroyed 2017?