Always, when things are getting ‘difficult’ again for Am Yisrael, the Rav’s health takes a nose-dive. That’s been happening again the last two weeks, since the failed State decided to go into Rafiah. The Rav had a lot of water on the lungs during Pesach, and was unable to sleep. No-one knew that was the […]

Update from the Rav

I was just at the tefillot of the Rav tonight. He spoke for 30 minutes, and at times seemed close to tears. What I understood him to be saying about the situation was: It's the most serious time for Am Yisrael, they are really trying…

The spiritual fight back begins

This morning, before I wrote that last post, I was feeling pretty down. ***Excerpts from the Rav's shiurim updated below - scroll down.*** After I wrote it, I started to feel a bit happier, but still not great. Then, one of my Breslov…

The only protection

Things are pretty bad here in Israel right now. Jerusalem is quiet, thank God. Things are still being 'sweetened' here. But what happened yesterday is awful beyond words. Do you think it was just an 'accident', a 'security failure'? Please…

The Invisible Gorilla

For anyone who is wondering why so many people aren't 'seeing' the same things they are. (Shmirat Eynayim friendly.) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UtKt8YF7dgQ&t=185s
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Dealing with avoda zara

I have decided that I need to stop writing 'from myself' at the moment, and just bring you words of wisdom from the Rav and Rebbe Nachman. This is a translated snippet of a shiur given by Rav Eliezer Berland, on the evening of the 25th Av 5783,…
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Time to dance

Excerpt of Lesson 1:2, Likutey Moharan The main weapon of the Moshiach is prayer, which corresponds to the nose, as the verse says: “It is my praise to draw out My breath for you.”[1] That [i.e. Prayer] is the main life-source of the…