If you want to know what’s going on right now, you just need to read Rebbe Nachman. Rebbe Nachman explains clearly that the yetzer hara is not really so interested in the ‘sin’ he gets a person to do, but in what happens to that person after he sins. Many people, most people, fall into despair, […]

Sources on how to recognise Moshiach

This is a repost from April 2019. That's when the late Rav Chaim Kanievsky made some widely-publicised comments that Moshiach would be coming before the Israeli Elections that were being held on April 9th, 2019. Three months later, the autistics…

All quiet on the Northern Front

Yesterday, I had a bunch of chores to do 'up North'. So, we drove up the Bi'kaa Road, Route 90 - baruch Hashem, all quiet, and so beautiful and green after all the rain we've been having the last few weeks. The Kinneret was looking satisfyingly…

A thousand books

Long story short: a thousand books of the Rav's Conversations II are now being printed in Eretz Yisrael, BH. Usually, we print 100 - 200 copies of these books, and hope for the best. But for some reason, I got a strong 'push' in my hitbodedut…

Some thoughts on our leaders making teshuva

All our leaders are corrupted scum. Hopefully, we can at least agree on that. All the 'leaders' you hear about, that have all the PR, the adoring write-ups, the social media groupies - if they get anywhere at all in this world, you can assume…

The heart of flesh

Rebbe Nachman himself made it clear: In the end, everyone will be 'Breslov'. But what does it mean, to actually 'be Breslov'? That you grow long payot, go to Uman, do hitbodedut for an hour every day, dance on a few vans? Some…

Milei-Milikowsky: A deep dive

The story begins with an email a reader sent me, that contained this image: ***UPDATES BELOW - HIS DEAD DOG HAS ITS OWN WIKI PAGE*** The reader wanted to know if this could be real, and if so, could our PM and the Argentian PM actually…