Jewish Thought

    The Operating System of the Universe – Rabbi Michel Twerski

    The Operating System of the Universe – Rabbi Michel Twerski

    How each and every individual has an impact on the entire universe. Brought to you by 'Drops Of Light Project'
    Why do many Jewish Men use the Mikvah before Shabbat?

    Why do many Jewish Men use the Mikvah before Shabbat?

    Immersion in a mikvah brings about a level of spiritual purity
    Love and Giving – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    Love and Giving – Rabbi Zamir Cohen

    Rabbi Zamir Cohen explains an extremely important concept about the path towards love of God
    The Roots of an Eternal Jewish Nation – Jacob Rupp

    The Roots of an Eternal Jewish Nation – Jacob Rupp

    "We are a product of our daily struggles". Brought to you by Drops of Light
    Intuition – How Do You Know?

    Intuition – How Do You Know?

    Intuition, is to be in touch with that true, inner reality of self. That part of us that is closer…
    Understanding the Sins of Great People in the Torah – Rabbi Akiva Tatz

    Understanding the Sins of Great People in the Torah – Rabbi Akiva Tatz

    Did Adam, Abraham and King David really sin? Rabbi Akiva Tatz explains the sins of the Biblical Greats from a…
    What is the Definition of a Good Person According to Judaism?

    What is the Definition of a Good Person According to Judaism?

    Is it enough to be a good person without being religious? What is the definition of being a good person?…
    What is the True Meaning of Modesty? Watch

    What is the True Meaning of Modesty? Watch

    What does it mean to be modest according to Judaism? Rabbi Burg elaborates. Brought to you by the Drops of…
    Jewish Laughter – Rabbi YY Rubinstein

    Jewish Laughter – Rabbi YY Rubinstein

    What makes us laugh? What are the effects of laughter according to Judaism?
    Man is where His Thoughts Are

    Man is where His Thoughts Are

    What is Judaism’s take on the power of thought?
    What Does Judaism Say about Capital Punishment? Watch

    What Does Judaism Say about Capital Punishment? Watch

    Why is capital punishment included in the Torah's justice system? Rabbi Eliezer Zobin elaborates on Judaism's perspective of the death…
    How does Judaism view Christianity & Islam? Rabbi Akiva Tatz Responds

    How does Judaism view Christianity & Islam? Rabbi Akiva Tatz Responds

    Will there be a Messianic redemption according to Judaism, Christianity & Islam? Brought to you by J-Tv
    Moral Dilemmas in Everyday Life – How do we Decide?

    Moral Dilemmas in Everyday Life – How do we Decide?

    Fascinating lecture by Rabbi Dr Akiva Tatz at the Sinai Indaba annual Torah convention in South Africa
    Willpower – Examined Through the Torah’s Perspective

    Willpower – Examined Through the Torah’s Perspective

    What does Judaism say about the theory called “The Secret” that is trending around the world? Rabbi Zamir Cohen reveals…
    What is Jewish Spirituality? Rabbi Michel Twerski

    What is Jewish Spirituality? Rabbi Michel Twerski

    Are we connecting to G-d in the correct way? Brought to you by 'Drops Of Light Project'
    Conscious Judaism – Positive and Negative Inner Forces

    Conscious Judaism – Positive and Negative Inner Forces

    In his unique approach, with great depth and extreme clarity Yakov Kirsh takes you on a journey to explore and…
    What is the True Definition of Freedom? Rabbi Michel Twerski

    What is the True Definition of Freedom? Rabbi Michel Twerski

    Rabbi Michel Twerski explains the Torah view of freedom. Brought to you by 'Drops Of Light Project'
    Can’t G-d Just “Help Us Out”?

    Can’t G-d Just “Help Us Out”?

    Why can’t G-d (Hashem) just “help us out” and “finish up” the job we have to do? Why do our…
    Introduction to Conscious Judaism – Part 1

    Introduction to Conscious Judaism – Part 1

    Yakov Kirsh takes you on a journey to explore and experience your inner spiritual world. Must watch
    Do Good Intentions Count? Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller

    Do Good Intentions Count? Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller

    “A believer must express his longing to be able to do good deeds. Then Hashem will judge him favorably.”
    Abraham Chooses Kindness – What it Means to be Spiritual

    Abraham Chooses Kindness – What it Means to be Spiritual

    “The importance of being hospitable to a bunch of heathen idolaters is greater than receiving the presence of God Himself”
    The Power of a Whisper

    The Power of a Whisper

    Though G-d appears far beyond our reach, beyond this world and beyond all galaxies, in the highest heavenly realm lies…
    The Yearning Desire to Connect to Infinity

    The Yearning Desire to Connect to Infinity

    In order to lead people to the objective goal of their existence, G-d has implanted within the human consciousness a…
    Why Must I Always Pray Every Day?

    Why Must I Always Pray Every Day?

    Doesn’t G-d know what I need?
    Man is where His Thoughts Are

    Man is where His Thoughts Are

    What is Judaism’s take on the power of thought? Fascinating insight based on the words of the Holy Baál Shem…
    Happiness is The Most Important Mitzvah!

    Happiness is The Most Important Mitzvah!

    Train yourself and your children in this great mitzvah
    Uncovering the Hidden Reality

    Uncovering the Hidden Reality

    What is really going on in my world? How can I find out what's behind the scenes?
    Look out for Others!

    Look out for Others!

    That’s the secret of success even if you’re having a hard time yourself!
    Why Are There Poor People?

    Why Are There Poor People?

    Why did G-d make it that there are poor people and we need to help them? He could make it…
    The Pitfalls of Oversharing

    The Pitfalls of Oversharing

    Do you really need to say that?
    My Therapist

    My Therapist

    No appointment necessary.
    Split Personality – Rabbi Yitzchak Fanger

    Split Personality – Rabbi Yitzchak Fanger

    Sometimes it seems like we have a split personality, with two opposing forces fighting for our attention. We have to…
    Reading The Map Correctly – Rabbi Yitzchak Fanger

    Reading The Map Correctly – Rabbi Yitzchak Fanger

    When a person reads the map wrongly, he doesn't understand how to respond to various situations. In the end he…
    In Order to Achieve Perfection One Must “Recharge”

    In Order to Achieve Perfection One Must “Recharge”

    If one wishes to achieve perfection he has to be ready for a long, difficult path. He cannot delude himself…
    Thinking outside the box – Rabbi Yitzchak Fanger

    Thinking outside the box – Rabbi Yitzchak Fanger

    Looking for creative solutions to problems and not giving up easily can spell the difference between success and failure.
    Spiritual Purity and the Flood

    Spiritual Purity and the Flood

    There are approximately 120 million sperm in every milliliter of semen and each one has the potential to bring about…
    At Least

    At Least

    Saying Thank You Isn't Always as Simple as It Seems, Especially When Regarding G-D .Hakarat Hatov-Gratitude to G-D, What Does…
    Isn’t It Preferable Not To Benefit From This World?

    Isn’t It Preferable Not To Benefit From This World?

    Is it true that if a person benefits from this world, it is deducted from his merits?
    The Jewish View of Happiness

    The Jewish View of Happiness

    What is the path that leads to happiness in a world of ordeals? Are we meant to strive for happiness?…
    Who Am I?

    Who Am I?

    "A name captures the essence of a person and in a sense becomes a self-fulfilling prophecy". Rebbetzin FeigeTwerski
    The trip

    The trip

    A privilege to go, mixed emotions upon my return
    Inner focus outward effect

    Inner focus outward effect

    The words of queen esther have never been more relevant
    Bridging the gap

    Bridging the gap

    It's sometimes hard to remember that stories about our luminaries really are relevant to us
    Are you a slave?

    Are you a slave?

    The path to freedom starts inside each of us
    Mechutanim Before You

    Mechutanim Before You

    Representatives of the rich man came to clothe the chasan in beautiful expensive new clothing
    Free Will – The Real You

    Free Will – The Real You

    What are the components of human free will and what are its limits? Free will applies only in the area…
    Commandments – Actions of the Spirit

    Commandments – Actions of the Spirit

    The absolute uniqueness of Judaism is not its God-consciousness; it is the teaching that the body can be drawn up…
    Self – Deception

    Self – Deception

    Genuine control is only in the spiritual realm
    Perspective

    Perspective

    A poor man’s smile enriched me in so many ways
    A Cantonist’s Soul is Reawakened

    A Cantonist’s Soul is Reawakened

    The guard watched in wonder as the Jew danced round and round with the small volume in his hands
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    The Jewish Home

    The Jewish Home

    This basic building block of our existence has the potential
    Seeing in the Dark

    Seeing in the Dark

    We're all waiting for Hashem to turn on the lights
    Technology and Spirituality – R. Feige Twerski

    Technology and Spirituality – R. Feige Twerski

    If we can update our version of windows, do our souls deserve any less?
    The Truth About Sight

    The Truth About Sight

    How we really see the world
    The Illusion of Control

    The Illusion of Control

    While Hashem holds the ultimate “keys,” he gives us a set of our own
    Seizing the Moment

    Seizing the Moment

    My husband would give anything to turn the clock back and redress his forgotten promise
    A Plea for Jewish Continuity

    A Plea for Jewish Continuity

    An interview with Rabbi Dovid Soloveitchik
    The Distortion of the Rambam’s Writings

    The Distortion of the Rambam’s Writings

    Our Sages state that the Jewish nation is distinguished in three ways. Like our forefather Avraham, they are compassionate, shy…
    Abraham: the Epitome of Reaching Out to One’s Fellow Man

    Abraham: the Epitome of Reaching Out to One’s Fellow Man

    There are many ways to bring one who is distant back to Judaism. We should look to Abraham, who was…
    Judaism – The Basis for all Religions

    Judaism – The Basis for all Religions

    Various monotheistic religions took the idea of belief in one God, and spread it among hundreds of millions of people,…
    Character, Fate, and Free Choice

    Character, Fate, and Free Choice

    The Talmudic Sages addressed the question of fate and free will with a simple sentence: “Everything is in the hands…
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