Tammuz

A Hero’s Struggle – Av 5781

Dr. Asael Lubotzky lost his leg in the Lebanon war and tells over his inspiring story.

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10 Facts About the Month of Tammuz that Every Jew Should Know – Tammuz 5781

Tammuz is the fourth month, it always has 29 days, its zodiac is cancer

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Tammuz: Forces of Nature – Tammuz 5781

What can happen when we see everything as being fully within our grasp and under our control.

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17th of Tammuz: History, Laws and Customs – Tammuz 5781

The fast of the 17th of the Hebrew month of Tammuz, known as Shivah Asar B’Tammuz, is the start of a three-week mourning period for the destruction of Jerusalem and the two Holy Temples.

The fast actually commemorates five tragic events that occurred on this date.

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What My Broken Heart Taught Me About Being Whole – Tammuz 5781

It took me more than two years to start healing from my heartbreak. Long after, I discovered a life changing idea—shvira, the Hebrew word for “brokenness.” It goes entirely against how our society usually views suffering and is wonderfully expressed in a saying by the 19th-century Chassidic sage Rabbi Menachem Mendel Morgenstern, known as the Kotzker Rebbe. “There is nothing more complete than a broken heart.” In other words, your heart is more complete now that it’s broken. How can that be?

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How Will I Heal From This? – My Fertility Journey – Tammuz 5781

Will I ever heal?Will the heaviness ever lift? Will the heaviness ever lift? How many times have I looked out over the ocean from these cliffs and prayed, “Please G‑d, let me have a child.”

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L’Chaim OG’s Amazing Journey – Tammuz 5781

Rapper. Football star. Lawyer. Businessman. African-American. Observant Jew.

Zecharya Yishai Dovid Levine is a polymath who defies labeling.

Zecharya, age 37, wears a kippah and tzitzit, studies Torah and prays every day. He is also taking the Jewish music scene by storm with a prodigious output of Jewish-themed rap music under the moniker L’Chaim OG (Original Geshmacht).

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How the Impossible Dream of a Chinese Girl Turned Jewish Came True – Av 5780

The amazing story of how a 15 year old girl from northern China becomes Jewish...

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Two Secrets to Fulfill your Life’s Mission – Tammuz 5780

Join Rabbi YY Jacobson for how to own your energy and suspend your ego/insecurity

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3 Tammuz: Anniversary of the Passing of the Lubavitcher Rebbe – Tammuz 5780

The Lubavitcher Rebbe—Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson, of righteous memory—passed away on the third day of the Jewish month of Tammuz in the year 5754 from creation (June 12, 1994).

Traditionally, this is a day for reflection, learning, prayer, re-commitment and, above all, positive action.
This year 3rd Tammuz is observed on Shabbos, Jul 6,2019

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