Rabbi Zamir Cohen
Marital Harmony – A Lesson from the Fly and the Butterfly
It’s all a matter of perspective. By Rabbi Zamir Cohen
Why Stick to the Truth?
Maimonides tells us what we gain from sticking to the truth and living according to it
Sensitivity Towards Your Fellow Man - Rabbi Zamir Cohen
It is important to emphasize that while one is taking care of his physical health, he must be careful not to damage his spiritual health in the process
The Ideal Amount of Sleep - Rabbi Zamir Cohen
What goes on when we sleep? Is it just a matter of letting our body rest? Prof. Robert Stickgold: "During an eight hour night, there are two main critical stages during which the brain undergoes both physical and chemical changes". What do our Sages say?
Life After Life - 4: Ghostly Phenomena
Hitchhikers who Vanish or A Dead Man that Comes to Save the Life of a Relative. Ghostly Phenomena!
Life after life - 5: The Appearance of the Dead in a Dream
The family members believe that Rabbi Segel, who had been very careful about the possessions and monies of others, had been granted permission by heaven to be revealed in a dream in order to take care of this small debt
Life after life - 3: Return of Souls as if they Were Alive
"They told this account to Rabbi Noach, who then went into the room. When he saw the deceased he said to him: ‘I request that you stop coming here, because it scares the children.’ He never came again."
Life after life - 2: Dybbuk - The Spirit of a Dead Person Entering the Body
Rabbi Shalom concluded by quoting Rabbi Eliyahu: "We can learn from this story the awful power of desire [for evil]. Even its great fear of the five destroying angels that is saw could not stop the dybbuk from speaking the type of vile and derisive words that it was accustomed to speak while alive. May God protect us and save us from such sin."
Life After Life - 1: The Phenomena of Near Death Experiences (NDE)
"Above me was a light that was clearer than anything I had ever seen. Afterwards a form appeared before me and communicated to me without words, instructing me to look downward. There I saw a ball about the size of a tennis ball rotating slowly in space."
Proof of Prophecy: The First Exile
How long did the first exile last? Did someone predict in advance and guarantee that it would happen? Feel what its like to be a Jerusalem resident in the Land of Israel during the period of the Israelite kingdom
Proof of Prophecy: The First Temple
How can one prove the truth of a prophecy? Rav Zamir sets out in his "Journey to the Truth" the way in which we can verify the truth in a prophecy, demonstrating this with the First Temple prophecies and historical narratives. Journey to the truth 1.1
Proof of Prophecy: The Second Exile
In the previous section of "proof of prophecy" we set out the prophecy regarding the First Temple. In this section we discuss the Second Temple period and subsequent exile as they appear in prophecies and in historical narratives. Journey to the truth 1.2
Practical Tips for Conveying Criticism to your Spouse
Express what is bothering you without denigrating the other person or inciting anger. Before expressing your criticism, first ask yourself: “What do I want to achieve with this criticism, an ongoing battle or a real solution?”
Meteorites as the Source of Water on Planet Earth
Does it Rain from Outer Space!? And What does the Torah have to Say About it?
Seeing the Sounds
Why did God want us to 'see the sounds' when the Torah was given at Mount Sinai? Why was it necessary? What secret was God trying to reveal to us in doing so?
I Can’t Take My Spouse’s Criticism!
How to give or get criticism from your spouse
Physical Beauty in Judaism - Rabbi Zamir Cohen
Beauty is an expression of perfection and when a person is awe inspired by beauty, he is essentially awe inspired by perfection. Outer beauty, however, is a manifestation of physical and temporary perfection
Is There Life on Other Planets?
Human beings have always asked the question: Do plants, animal life, or even sophisticated cultures exist on other planets? What Does the Torah have to say About this?
Shmittah - A Triple Crop in the Sixth Year
No one can possibly predict in advance with any certainty how much the crop will increase in years to come, and certainly no one would make a bet to predict a permanent percent increase in crops at determined cycles of every few years. Amazingly, the Torah does just that
Near Death Experience in the Talmud
The Talmud states; for three days after burial, it is still possible for a person to return to life! What does Modern day Science have to to say about that?