Search Results "Torah Portion"
The Crouching Lion & the Tattooist of Auschwitz - Rabbi YY Jacobson
Why did Balaam compare the Jewish People to a crouching lion? Rabbi YY Jacobson with remarkable lessons for life based on the Weekly Torah Portion
Parshat Chukat: How to Face the Challenges of Life - Rabbi YY Jacobson
Challenges are a part of everyday life. Rabbi YY Jacobson provides strategies and guidelines for overcoming these challenges, based on the Weekly Torah Portion
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
Singing in the Abyss: Parshat Korach - Rabbi YY Jacobson
What was the fate of Korach's children? What was Korach's mistake? Rabbi YY Jacobson shares inspiring lessons for life based on the Weekly Torah Portion
Don't Be Afraid of Success: A Different Reading on the Story of the Spies - Rabbi YY Jacobson
What was the calculation of the spies? What prevents us from being successful? Rabbi YY Jacobson with remarkable life lessons based on the Weekly Torah Portion
Beshalach - The Good Deed of the Jews Leaving Egypt
What were the Jewish People busy doing as they left Egypt? A fascinating lesson from the Weekly Torah Portion
A Sign from Heaven? Massive Plague of Locusts Hits Mecca
What caused the severe locust epidemic to spread in Mecca? Is there a connection to the Weekly Torah Portion ‘Bo’? Must See
Ethics in the Parsha - Va’eira: Free Choice in Business
Does a person have a choice when he is faced with awkward business dilemmas? What is the right way to act in these situations?
Va’eira - Learning from Frogs
The Talmud tells us that several hundred years later, the actions of the frogs who entered the ovens served as a lesson to three great men; Chanania, Mishael and Azariah
Shemot - Responding to Divine Providence
If Hashem desires that a certain event take place then it is impossible to change His plans despite the greatest possible efforts
Vayeishev – Yosef’s Dreams
Close analysis of Yosef's dreams can provide us with a deeper insight into how they caused such a rift amongst the brothers
Vayishlach - Education Through Encouragement
Encouraging and showing faith in a wayward person is a key tool in helping him find faith in himself and giving him the strength to change his ways
Toldot - The Source of Blessing
Yitzchak Avinu is blessed in his own merit only after he emulates his father and calls out in the name of Hashem
Chayei Sarah - Living a Double Life
How is it that Sarah Imeinu led a double life? Rabbanit Yemima Mizrachi explains how every woman has the capacity to lead a double life - the natural life she has been given from Above, and the life she chooses to live
Parsha Time: Vayeirah
A fun sing along that makes learning the Weekly Torah Portion a joy for kids and parents alike
Nitzavim - There are Things That Will Always Be Hidden From Us
There are commandments we find easy to observe because they make sense to us. But how should we relate to those commandments which are incomprehensible?
How come in the Tashlich prayer we ask G-d to “have mercy on us” and “conceal our iniquities”, but to “throw their sins in the depths of the sea”? Who are we talking about if not ourselves and our sins?
Naso - The Miraculous Punishment of a Suspected Woman (Sotah)
She receives a miraculous punishment if she was guilty, or a miraculous reward if she was wrongfully suspected
Naso - The Importance of the Individual
Why does the Torah enumerate the same information about the offerings of the Princes twelve times? Discover a fundamental lesson in Jewish thought
Parshat Noach - Payday will Come
R' Eliezer Zeytouneh derives an important life lesson from the weekly Torah portion and elaborates on the age-old question: When is Payday?