Interestingly, yesterday, Chavie started her new course “Pause & Affect – A Shabbat Outlook” and it got me thinking; there’s no better place to start a journey of more observance than the Shabbat experience. 277 more words
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Have you ever turned the corner and found yourself in the middle of a street party? Men dancing in the street, women carrying babies standing, smiling and watching, loud music and vehicles lit up all colors of the rainbow… happy people, celebrating. 400 more words
I recently visited Crown Heights, Brooklyn, where 770, the world headquarters of the Chabad Lubavitch Hasidic sect is located. Here are some photos I took: 159 more words
Time flies…whether you’re having fun or not. It really does.
While we function on the Jewish New Year, we also recognize the end of the year and the beginning of the New Year in secular terms. 875 more words
This morning, as I always do, I read the Tanya. Written by the Alter Rebbe- also known as the Baal HaTanya- it forms the basis of Chabad Chassidic teachings, and explores Jewish mysticism through a series of analogies and teachings which I can only hope to ever fully understand. 502 more words