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Swaying during Prayer
when I pray or even when I hear prayers in Hebrew only do I sway (shokel).Most of the time unconsciously It seems to happen involuntarily out of my control...why?
Special Shovavim Prayer
Take advantage of this auspicious time to add holiness to your life
Yosef Karduner & Ari Goldwag - Shir Lamaalot
Ari Goldwag joins Yosef Karduner as he sings his classic song "Shir Lamaalot" a song of ascents (Psalm 121), the prayer of King David reminding us to turn to Hashem for all of our help
Special Rosh Chodesh Kislev Prayer From the Ben Ish Chai
Today is an auspicious time to ask G-d for all your needs
How Prayer Works
Why do we pray? What is the ideal way to ask G-d for things we need? Rabbi Gottlieb focuses on the three sections of the Silent Prayer; praise, petition and gratitude.
The Tosfos Yom Tov's Dream - Rabbi Paysach Krohn
A striking message based on the dream of the Tosfos Yom Tov; Rabbi Gershon Shaul Yom-Tov Lipmann. Brought to you by the 'Stop the Talking in Shul' campaign
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Join Hidabroot and hundreds of thousands of women from all over the world just before the yahrtzeit of Rachel Imeinu. The Prayer of the Four Mothers, Worldwide Hafrashat Challah, guest speakers and much more. Don’t miss out!
Nishmat Kol Chai - Ashkenaz
Text of Nishmat Kol Chai prayer. It is recited on Shabbat morning and whenever one wants to thank the Creator
The Mask of Nature - A Test of Faith
Why was the world created desolate? Wouldn't it have made more sense to first have the trees and vegetation grow before bringing the animals and man into the world? In this short video, Rabbi Yitzchak Botton touches on the purpose of the challenges we face and the important role of prayer in our life.
Kapparot Prayer Before Yom Kippur
Text of the Kapparot Prayer Before Yom Kippur. It is customary to take a chicken, fish or money and pass it over one’s head three times while reciting the Kapparot prayer before Yom Kippur
Making Kiddush before shofar-blowing
Can a woman/girl make Kiddush and eat and drink after finishing the morning prayers of Rosh Hashana before reciting Mussaf and hearing the shofar-blowing?
Buying a knife on Rosh Hashana eve
Is the custom to buy a new knife before a festival a proper custom? What is the source for it?
Can repentance cancel one’s fate?
We know that everything is determined before a person is born in the world. If so, can a person change whatever was decreed upon him in advance during Elul and the Ten Days of Repentance? How does that happen?
The Rosh Hashana simanim
When we say the short prayer (the “Yehi Rotzon”) before eating the Rosh Hashana simanim , do we say G-d’s Name in it or not?