By Hadassah Silberstein
G‑d created many spiritual worlds filled with angels, who have a sophisticated understanding of spirituality. Beneath these spiritual worlds is the physical world, where we human beings exist. We have almost no awareness of G‑dliness at all, but we sustain all of the spiritual worlds with our mitzvahs.
By Dena Schusterman
We had come to the park in an attempt to get out of the house on this last day of Yom Tov, Simchat Torah, to walk a bit and breathe fresh air, for the children to enjoy some play time and for me to catch up on Psalms. We were completely unaware of the festivities we would encounter.
By Chaya Shuchat
What is our responsibility toward the environment? To what lengths must we go to protect open spaces or endangered species? And are we at fault for natural disasters?
Based on the teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe
Man seeks woman, and woman yearns for man. But the trick is learning to contract in order to come together . . .
A condensation of the weekly Torah portion alongside select commentaries culled from the Midrash, Talmud, Chassidic masters, and the broad corpus of Jewish scholarship.
By Shaul Wolf
By Yehoshua B. Gordon
Rabbi Gordon shares five inspirational lessons we derive from the Torah portion of Bereishit.
By Miriam Szokovski
Get healthy after the holidays with this vibrant salad.
Just as a light bulb requires a constant flow of electricity to remain lit, every creation needs a direct flow of energy from G‑d in order to simply be.