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Compassion fatigue and the Yetzer Hara

Compassion fatigue is a real thing. It is devastating and results in many good people giving up. We forget to take time for ourselves to heal.  793 more words

Self-care

Tiphareth

The Sephira of Tiphareth is pivot of the three rings of power. Should one attain this Sephira then the Yetzer Hara becomes a thing of the past. 225 more words

Musings

Bo: Leaven Me Alone

“And you shall guard the matzos (unleavened bread)…” (Exodus 12:17). On the surface, this commandment warns not to allow the unleavened bread to become leavened through remaining unbaked for a period of time that would allow the dough to rise. 273 more words

Parsha

Today's Tanya: Let's Make Believe You're A Yetzer Hara

In today’s Tanya portion the Alter Rebbe tells a Jew exactly how to respond to a Yetzer Hara’s cunning argument. This clip is a must watch… 36 more words

Chassidus

Breaking Free 

“Bernice.” My violin teacher said, stopping me while playing in the middle of my lesson. “You need to realize something. You are no longer a beginner or even an intermediate player. 998 more words

You Can Defeat your Yetzer Hara

:כִּי תֵצֵא לַמִּלְחָמָה עַל אֹיְבֶיךָ וּנְתָנוֹ יְהֹוָה אֱלֹהֶיךָ בְּיָדֶךָ וְשָׁבִיתָ שִׁבְיוֹ

When you go out to war against your enemies, and the Lord, your God, will deliver him into your hands, and you take his captives, 219 more words

Parsha