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Expand Article THE AGADADA
A peddler came into the market and called out, "Who wants to buy the elixir of life?" Rabbi Yanai approached him and asked to see his goods. The peddler took out a book of Psalms and showed him the verse (34:13): "Who is the man who desires life, ....


Posted 2/1/2008 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week | Comments (0)


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Expand Article Brochos Confusion
21 Shevat 5768 Brochos Confusion a. Granola Bars. Granola, or roasted kernels of grain, may be manufactured into different products by various processes. As a result, special care must be taken as to the appropriate ....


Posted 1/30/2008 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week | Comments (0)


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Expand Article OUR SPECIAL HERITAGE
22 Shevat 5768

In last week’s Parsha, we learned how Bnai Yisroel received the Torah for eternity. According to the Medrash, the world stood still, the nations watched, and the Heavens and the depths opened, so that the Universe and its conten ....


Posted 1/30/2008 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week | Comments (0)


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Expand Article Adding Kedusha to the World
IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM HORAV SHMUEL KAMENETSKY SHLITA: HoRav Kamenetsky shlita gave the following suggestion for women in North America: The Rosh Yeshiva suggests that due to the matzav in Eretz Yisrael, each woman should light Shabbos candles five m ....


Posted 1/28/2008 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week | Comments (0)


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Expand Article THE AGADADAH OF THE TALMUD\CHULIN 60b
Rabbi Chaninah bar Papa taught that at the time of creation HaShem instructed the trees to grow according to their individual species, i.e., not to intermingle. Upon observing this, the grasses concluded that HaShem does not want the world to be in c ....


Posted 1/28/2008 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week | Comments (0)


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Expand Article FAITH AND TRUST
Our Sages composed an exquisite praise of HaShem, which we say in the Shemoneh Esrei prayer: "You are Good, for Your compassion never ends, and You are Compassionate, for Your kindness never finishes - we have always trusted in You!" ....


Posted 1/17/2008 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


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Expand Article PIRKEI AVOS
THE ETHICS OF OUR FATHERS\2:16

Rabbi Tarfon used to say: If you learned much Torah, Heaven will grant you  abundant reward. Your Master is trustworthy to 'pay your wages.' And know that the bestowal of ....


Posted 1/9/2008 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


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Expand Article THE WISDOM OF THE TALMUD
Each day we recite three blessings of thanks regarding our Torah and its study. The first blessing relates to the "Holiness of Torah," the second blessing expresses the "Sweetness of Torah," and the third blessing praises HaShem for the spec ....


Posted 1/4/2008 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


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Expand Article Truth
The following is an extraordinary teaching from HaRav Pam, Z’tlL, presented in The Pleasant Way (by Rabbi Sholom Smith, p. 62-63):

"In the Shulchan Aruch (Yoreh Deah 344:1) it is written that it is a great mitzvah to eulogize a decease ....


Posted 11/19/2007 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


Expand Article Consequences: How we treat others
Rav Matisyahu Salomon, Shlita, recently related that, after hearing so many different kinds of stories in his capacity as a Mashgiach, he thought he was shock-proof no matter how any new story went. However, he recently received a call for ....


Posted 11/17/2007 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


Expand Article The Proper Way to Rebuke
As we take leave of Parshas Toldos, we provide the splendidly meaningful words of Rabbi Zelig Pliskin, Shlita, as he comments on the final Pesukim of the Parsha in his classic sefer Love Your Neighbor:

VaYikrah Yitzchak El Yaakov VaYi ....


Posted 11/16/2007 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


Expand Article Extra Sensitivity
THE WISDOM OF THE TALMUD BRACHOS 33b

One of the Mitzvos of the Torah is "shleiluach hakein," in which we are instructed to send away a mother bird before taking her hatchling from the nest. The purpose of the Mitzvah ....


Posted 11/16/2007 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


Expand Article The Joys of Patience
When we daven, we have the opportunity to reach great spiritual heights. The Anshei Knesses HaGedolah, which included the final Neviim (prophets), arranged the Shacharis Tefillah to allow us to reach a heightened level of kedushah and an awa ....


Posted 11/16/2007 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


Expand Article AROUND THE SHABBOS TABLE
Later in life, Eisev married Machalas, the daughter of Yishmael. The name Machalas means "forgiveness." Our Sages derive a wondrous teaching from this verse. Specifically, on the day of marriage, HaShem forgives, i.e., Machalas, a person for ....


Posted 11/9/2007 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


Expand Article SEEING “I” TO “I”
In this week’s Parsha, the unique events that surround the brocha Yitzchak Avinu is to give to his son culminate with that great moment of Yaakov Avinu receiving this most sought-after brocha--which in actuality is only two Pesukim (Bereishis ....


Posted 11/9/2007 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


Expand Article Bikur Cholim Revisited
Today is thirty days from Yom Kippur and forty days from Rosh Hashanah, so we should attempt in some way to rejuvenate (re-Jew-venate) ourselves. May we suggest that from time-to-time throughout the day you recall the spirit that you had on RH and ....


Posted 10/23/2007 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


Expand Article Yahrtzeit of HaRav Yosef Yozel Hurwitz, Z
Today, the Seventeenth day of Kislev, is the Yahrtzeit of one of the Mussar Giants, (the Alter of Navardok). Set forth below is a sampling of the words and deeds of this great Torah Personage (excerpted from Sparks of Mussar by Rabbi Chaim Zaitchi ....


Posted 8/28/2007 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


Expand Article ANI HASHEM ROFECHA
The Sefer Ta'amei HaMinhagim (page 251) writes that the new month of Iyar is tried and tested as a time for refuah, healing, from the ailments and pains that may affect a person. Why is this so? He brings the B’nai Yisaschar, who teaches that most ....


Posted 8/12/2007 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


Expand Article HIS EVERLASTING KINDNESS
It is reported about a great Rav and his Rebbetzin that they made a pact with each other upon their marriage--when either of them would begin to get upset at the other, they would say to themselves 'Zeit Mevater--I am going to give in.' More than 50 ....


Posted 1/22/2007 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week


Expand Article ELEVATING OUR MEAL TIMES
The Torah, in describing the moment of Yosef's 'meeting' his brothers starkly relates: "V'lo Yochlu Echav La'Anos Oso--and his brothers were unable to respond to him, because they were perturbed in his presence.' (Beraishis 45:3) In commenting ....


Posted 1/10/2007 12:00 AM | Tell a Friend | Thoughts for the Week



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