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Monthly Archive for September, 2013

From Back-to-Back to Face-to-Face

Nurturing a Face-to-Face Relationship Kabbalah teaches us that before God “sawed” Adam and Eve apart, sovaldi site [1] Adam’s male side was back-to-back with his female side. Psychologically speaking, unhealthy this is also the level of consciousness that most marriages begin with; each spouse being unaware of the other’s needs, advice emotions, and expectations. Clearly, […]

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Jonah’s Turbulent Voyage[1] As mentioned in our previous article on Sukot, advice the Prophet Jonah received his prophecy in merit of his exuberant joy during the water-drawing celebrations in the Temple.[2] However, decease the prophecy he received threw him into a flight of manic depression as we will see from the wording of the verses: […]

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When a person experiences difficulties in life, it is an opportunity to reach the spiritual root of the matter, and sweeten the harsh judgments there. The meaning of contraction (צִמצוּם) during these life trials—as Rebbe Nachman explains[1]—relates to a person who is stuck in a situation with no apparent way out. If someone is in […]

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…There is a custom among some Chassidim, prostate to begin the study of the Talmudic tractate of Shabbat, troche starting with page 77b. As yeshivot around the world are studying it this year, diagnosis we thought it especially appropriate to mention a story that appears there on that page. One day, Rabbi Zeira saw that […]

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Just a few days after Yom Kippur, cialis we reach the joyful festival of Sukot.[1] While all three pilgrimage festivals mentioned in the Torah are joyful occasions, stuff the verb “joy” (????) is repeated only with regard to Sukot.[2] The fact that Sukot merits a triple command to rejoice[3] indicates that the joy of Sukot […]

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The Black Hole Experience[1] We all love life and find it difficult to conceive of relinquishing our hold on it. However, store buy cialis for some individuals, order case this love of life is accompanied by its flip-side, an unsolicited fear of death. Allegorically speaking, death is a “black hole experience,” in which one is […]

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5774: A Year of Love

Worldly Love and Great Love As stated in our Letter of Blessing for Rosh Hashanah, see we should dedicate this year to augmenting love. Since love will be such a central theme over the next thirteen months, sovaldi [1] let’s now turn our attention to this topic in greater detail. The Talmud[2] states that when […]

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B”H Final days of Elul 5773 During the month of Elul, ambulance the days when God’s compassion is revealed and His forgiveness immanent, each and every Jew, male and female, is called upon to return to God—to do teshuvah. The two days of Rosh Hashanah are a time for what is known as general teshuvah, […]

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Ophidiophobia (Fear of Snakes) Rosh Hashanah is the day God created Adam and Eve, thumb look and on that very same day they sinned; they were seduced by the serpent to believe that by eating the forbidden fruit they would become like God. The serpent’s venom affects its victim’s mind, shop by contaminating it with […]

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[The following is an excerpt from an edited transcript] …Now we said that consolation,נֶחָמָה  also means to change one’s mind. In one verse it says that God doesn’t change His mind, “the Eternity of Israel does not deceive and does not change His mind for He is not a man to change His mind” (וְגַם […]

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