Search Results "Holiness"
Introduction to Shabbat
The Torah says that it is forbidden to 'work' on Shabbat. What type of work is the Torah referring to? What is the definition of the word 'Shabbat'? Rabbi Gottlieb provides a detailed and basic introduction to the Holy day of Shabbat
What is Real Repentance? Rabbi Avi Slansky
Why are we so afraid of doing repentance? What is the true definition of teshuvah? Learn how to tap into the holiness of the High Holy Days
Why don’t we blow Shofar Erev Rosh Hashana?
Dear Rabbi, Why don't we blow Shofar on the day before Rosh Hashanah? Is it to confuse Satan and make him think that Rosh Hashanah is over? The answer obviously needs some clarification. Does Satan lack a calendar? May we all have a good new Year.
The Holiness of Marriage according to Kabbalah - Rabbi Zamir Cohen
A marital relationship that is formed through holiness creates a spiritual light in the higher worlds and brings down a positive bounty to This World
Korach - The 'Holiness' of Korach and His Assembly
A powerful lesson for life from this week's Torah Portion; Never give up on any Jewish Soul
Naso - The Power of Vision
Learn about the powerful influence of vision on one's behavior
Israel - Land of the Jews. Says Who?
In this short video, Rabbi Yitzchak Botton shares an insight from the Lubavich Rebbe zt"l, that delves into the heart of the timeless conflict over the land of Israel. Discover, based on Kabbalah and Jewish Mysticism, what the the Jewish People must do to gain the upper hand in possessing this holy land.
Tefillin on Chol HaMoed
Question: I am a Ba’al Teshuva and I see there are those people who wear Tefillin on Chol HaMoed and there are those who don’t. What custom should I follow?
The Inner Reality of Clothing
Our intrinsic holiness mandates our wearing clothing
Special Shovavim Prayer
Take advantage of this auspicious time to add holiness to your life
Parshat Toldot - Part 1 - Purity of the Eyes
Why did Yitzchak become blind towards the end of his days? How did his blindness actually enhance his sense of sight? Rabbi Walkin derives an inspirational lesson from our weekly portion
The Message of Shabbat
What is the purpose of keeping Shabbat? Why is it prohibited to do various creative acts on Shabbat? In an inspiring and exhilarating lecture, Rabbi Leff illustrates the beauty of the the holy day of Shabbat
Intimate relations - Rosh Hashana
Are intimate relations permitted on the Day of Judgment? Can one be more pious and forgo it? What is permitted and what is forbidden and what is the especially righteous thing to do?
Havdala when Shabbos follows Rosh Hashana
This year the second day of Rosh Hashana falls on a Sunday. Do we make Havdala or not when we say Kiddush?