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Human Being Rise up! A Beautiful Song and Inspirational Words in Parashat V’yigash

In times of challenge lift up your Humanity, read and hear the very inspirational words of the Rav Kook and the Melody of Abigail Uziel Perform by Kolot Rabim Human Being Rise Up! Rise up, for you have the power. You have wings of the spirit, wings of powerful eagles.  Do not deny them, or they will deny you. Seek

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Starting to taste from parashat “Vayishlach” Katonti, Jacob’s prayer, Torah’s words with the beutiful music and voice of Yonatan Razel

 “I am unworthy of all the kindness and faithfulness you have shown your servant. I had only my staff when I crossed this Jordan, but now I have become two camps. Save me, I pray….” (Gen 32:10-11)     About the Word Katonti: Reading Genesis 32:11, “I am too small (קָטֹנְתִּי, katonti) for all the mercies, and of all the

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פרשת ויצא – נפילת האסימון

השבוע אנחנו קוראים את פרשת “ויצא”, אחת הפרשות העשירות ביותר בתורה כולה. הסצנה המפורסמת ביותר בפרשה, שקיבלה ביטוי אומנותי ככל הנראה במאות ציורים ופסלים, היא “סולם יעקב”. בסוף פרשת “תולדות” יצחק מברך את יעקב, שמיד לאחר מכן בורח מביתו. י וַיֵּצֵא יַעֲקֹב, מִבְּאֵר שָׁבַע; וַיֵּלֶךְ, חָרָנָה.  יאוַיִּפְגַּע בַּמָּקוֹם וַיָּלֶן שָׁם, כִּי-בָא הַשֶּׁמֶשׁ, וַיִּקַּח מֵאַבְנֵי הַמָּקוֹם, וַיָּשֶׂם מְרַאֲשֹׁתָיו; וַיִּשְׁכַּב, בַּמָּקוֹם הַהוּא.  יב וַיַּחֲלֹם, וְהִנֵּה סֻלָּם מֻצָּב

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Parashat Vayetze: I GOT IT MOMENTS!

    What differentiates a great idea from a possible reality? Read how and why  the emblematic should find you with your feet on the ground!  This week we read Parashat “Vayetze”, one of the richest portions in the whole Torah. The most famous scene in the portion, which was artistically drawn probably hundreds of times, is “Jacob’s ladder”.  At the

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…”And God saw that Leah was hated”…(Gen 29:31) A Midrash- Song with a happy end for this story. By Zvika Pick and Ehud Manor

I LOVE YOU LEAH That very morning I won’t forget when you hid your head in the pillow the sunlight rested on the tent and my head was beaten by drunkenness.When I whispered her name in your ear you grabbed my hands in your cold hand and one warm tear fell into my palms.   Behold, many days passed and

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Parashat Toldot: a chain of blindness, our ancestors at therapy!

“Here is the history of Isaac, Abraham’s son” – in this way starts the weekly Torah portion “Toldot”. This portion revolves around the story of our ancestor Isaac, but what it actually starts is the tale of the life of Jacob, who became our main patriarch and is the character most spoken-of in the book of Bereshit. But as we said,

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