Crossing the Bridge

Crossing the Bridge

Day #37 Crossing the Bridge As we come to the end of the challenge it is important to stress some important points we’ve mentioned. When we thank G-d for everything, we have to remember that there is...
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The hidden light of Chanukah

The hidden light of Chanukah Chanukah Part IV Let’s take more of a look at the Chanuka story, to learn more about the Torah’s light. Greek culture is the root of all the klipot (husks of...
Acceptance

Acceptance

Day #36   Acceptance   As we learn to thank G-d, our goal has to be that we are thanking G-d to come to acceptance. Acceptance that G-d only does good and therefore, anything we might be going...
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The self-sacrifice of the Tzaddikim

The self-sacrifice of the Tzaddikim Chanukah Part III There are souls who have fallen to these very lowest of places. While it’s true that the or haganuz, the hidden light, still shines there, this only happens...
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Chanukah: The biggest light is in the darkest places

Chanukah: The biggest light is in the darkest places - Part II Rebbe Nachman says: Despite the fact that the root of all creation is one - to do the will of Hashem - despite...
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Chanukah – Revealing the hidden light

Chanuka - Revealing the hidden light - Part I Rebbe Nachman writes (in Likutey Moharan 2:12): “the root of the entire creation is glory. Everything that God created was for His glory…And since everything was...

Connecting our spiritual dimension to our material dimension

Connecting our spiritual dimension to our material dimension Adapted and translated from the Ohr HaDaat newsletter, Parshat Vayetzai 5778 The Cripple: Story # 3 in Rebbe Nachman’s Tales: Once there was a Chacham. Before he died, he...
The New Lens

The New Lens

Day #31 The New lens “It is not the world that needs to change, rather it is the eyes in which we look at the world, that need to be adjusted.” Rebbe Nachman of Breslov Rebbe Nachman...
Emunah

Emunah (Faith/Belief)

Day #30 Emunah (Faith/Belief) Emunah is the faith and belief we have in G-d. Emunah is the reason we are able to say ‘thank You for our difficulties.’ In order to say ‘thank You’ for any...
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Hand yourself over to Hashem

Hand yourself over to Hashem “Behold, I hereby give myself over” “It is very good for a person to hand himself over to Hashem and to rely on Him when the day comes”. The following is the...