Tishrei

How I Became Richer and More Relaxed This Year – Tishrei 5780

Ten years ago I was more stressed out and overwhelmed than I am now. So what changed?

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Sukkot – the Time of Our Rejoicing – Tishrei 5780

The seven days of Sukkot—celebrated by dwelling in the sukkah, taking the Four Kinds, and rejoicing—is the holiday when we expose ourselves to the elements in covered huts, commemorating G‑d's sheltering our ancestors as they traveled from Egypt to the Promised Land. The Four Kinds express our unity and our belief in G‑d’s omnipresence. Coming after the solemn High Holidays, it is a time of joy and happiness

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Rosh Hashanah – Head of the Jewish Year – Tishrei 5780

Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year. It is the anniversary of the creation of Adam and Eve, and a day of judgment and coronation of G‑d as king.

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The High Holidays – Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur – Tishrei 5780

If the year is a train, the High Holidays (AKA High Holy Days) are its engine. A delicate blend of joy and solemnity, feasting and fasting, prayer and inspiration make up the spiritually charged head of the Jewish year.

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The Double Amputee Who Skis and Plays Soccer – Tishrei 5780

Yinon Cohen lost his feet, but not his determination

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Bob Dylan and Me – Tishrei 5780

Click here to read about the relationship between Louie Kemp and Bob Dylan

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Sukkot and Simchat Torah – Tishrei 5778

Resources from Chabad. org on the holiday of Sukkot and Simchat Torah
Check out http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/4126/jewish/Sukkot.htm

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Tishrei – Making Positive Resolutions – Tishrei 5778

…Having cancelled all our vows and having extricated ourselves from the complications we have brought upon ourselves, we might think that it is preferable not to take on any good resolutions during Rosh Hashanah and the month of Tishrei. If we have no expectations there will be no disappointments. However, if we accept God’s kingdom in all its gravity, and internalize the fact that this is obviously our mission on earth—then it is clear that we are going to accept some very good resolutions because, “You and I can change the world.”
Check out Rabbi Yitzchak Ginsburgh's article at http://www.inner.org/hebrew_calendar/tishrei/rosh-hashanah/tishrei-making-positive-resolutions

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How to Become More Sensitive – Tishrei 5778

Before answering the question "how to become more sensitive?" we need to understand "why should we become more sensitive?" Sensitivity is one of the cardinal features of a healthy life, and perhaps even the cornerstone of civilization
Check out Rabbi Simon Jacobson's video at : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0y9tNpwswWg

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Blessing Inc – Tishrei 5778

The Puah Institute provides fertility counseling and assistance for couples throughout the world.
Check out http://www.aish.com/jw/s/Blessing-Inc.html?s=rab

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