Category: Kabbalah

  • Hanukkah

    חֲנֻכָּה‬ The Hebrew word Hanukkah means “dedication.” We celebrate Hanukkah each year during the eight days from Kislev 25 through Tevet 2 (Evening of Dec 2 through evening of Dec 10th) to remember the re-dedication of the Holy Temple after it was recovered from the Syrian-Greeks during the second century BCE. The Holy Land had […]

  • Shema Israel

    Shema Israel

    Cover you eyes with your right hand and say: Recite the following verse in an undertone: Shema Yisrael The first, pivotal, words of the Shema are, in the original Hebrew: שְׁמַע יִשְׂרָאֵל יְהוָה אֱלֹהֵינוּ יְהוָה אֶחָֽד׃‬, which can be transliterated: Sh’ma Yisra’el, YHVH ‘eloheinu, YHVH ‘eḥad. Rabbinic Judaism teaches that the Tetragrammaton (י-ה-ו-ה), YHVH, is […]

  • Ayin Bet Shemot

    Ayin Bet Shemot

    Orden Nombre Letras Valor nominal en Guematría Características 1 vav he vav 17 Arrepentimiento, hacer Teshuvah. Borra el pasado. Regreso al momento de la Creación. 2 yud lamed yud 50 Protección contra la muerte. Resuelve problemas psíquicos. Acerca la redención. 3 samej yud tet 79 Hacer milagros. 4 ayin lamed mem(sofit) 140 Quitar malos pensamientos. […]

  • Tikun Habris (Pgam Habrit)

    things you can do to recover learn more: Most Keri occurs as a result of impure thoughts that pass through the mind throughout the day. These strengthen the animalistic soul. When a person goes to sleep certain parts of his soul leave him. These parts of the soul are associated with the conscious mind, […]

  • ברוך השם ברוך אתה אֲדֹנָי

    מלך המָשִׁיחַ ברוך השם ברוך אתה אֲדֹנָי   שמות       ב״ה please allow me to ask towards our common desire for an immediate manifestation מלך המָשִׁיחַ now how much does the present merit of the Jewish people as a whole may or may not influence מלך המָשִׁיחַ does manifest now and, how might […]

  • Adam & Eve, a new twist to an old story…

    B”H Here is a proposal for a partial transcription of a very interesting audio conference by Rabbi Manis Friedman, entitled: A New Twist To An Old Story Please listen to the audio in the original Chabad page: Transcription begins at minute 15:49: So here is how Chassidus completes the picture and gives us the […]

  • What is לשון הרע Lashon Hara?

    What is  לשון הרע Lashon Hara?

    Lashon hara literally means “bad talk.” This means that it is forbidden to speak negatively about someone else, even if it is true.   It is also forbidden to repeat anything about another, even if it is not a negative thing. This is called rechilut.   It is also forbidden to listen to lashon hara. […]

  • so why did G-d create evil?

    Rabbi Mendel Kaplan Rabbi Mendel Kaplan is the founder and spiritual leader of Chabad Flamingo in Thornhill, Ontario, he also serves as a Chaplain of the York Regional Police Service

  • The account of the son of Joseph Pandera and how he abused the Beit Hamikdash to become a ‘powerful’ magician

    The account of the son of Joseph Pandera and how he abused the Beit Hamikdash to become a ‘powerful’ magician

    ספר תולדות ישו Sefer Toledot Yeshu In the year 3671 in the days of King Jannaeus, a great misfortune befell Israel, when there arose a certain disreputable man of the tribe of Judah, whose name was Joseph Pandera. He lived at Bethlehem, in Judah. Near his house dwelt a widow and her lovely and chaste […]