In The Spotlight
As our lulav and etrog orders are coming in, and the Home Depot staff are stocking up on all of our sukkah needs, the aura of Sukkot is already in
A person should know how teshuvah works.
Teshuvah does not mean that if a person doesn’t learn Torah all year, he should hit his heart and say
A speaker once started his seminar by holding up a $100 bill. "Who would like this $100 bill?", he asked.
Every hand in the room went up.
Parashat Ki Tavo, When You Come begins with the commandment about the first fruits of the seven species of plants for which Eretz Yisrael is famous
We experience life through the medium of time. Each new moment brings with it new opportunities as we ascend through the journey of time. Amidst the
Kristallnacht, or the Night of Broken Glass, describes the scene of shattered glass that blanketed the streets as the windows of Jewish-owned homes
The Gemarah learns from the pasuk “Lo Yamushu Mipikha Umipi Zarakha Umipi Zera Zarakha Meata Vead Olam” that if three generations of Torah can
In the words of Mr. Nissim Tajir, “Mishpachat Kaikov gave three treasures to Klal Yisrael: Rav Yaakov Kaikov, Rav Chizkiyahu Kaikov, and Rav Elazar
I remember hearing about an interesting custom of some New York Jewish families to keep small rocks from Jerusalem in a cup for display in the house
The following is a short parable/ story I wrote. It explores the weight of our choices and also depicts the sometimes-latent human strength that
In anticipation of Rosh HaShanah, Emet Outreach hosted its annual “ReJewVenation” event. Held just steps away from the Emet office at the Bukharian
YSZ had the great zechut of greeting HaRav HaGaon Nissim Ben Shimon shlit"a this morning. The rav is a renowned talmid chacham, mekubal, Rosh Av Bet
On September 14, Sam Berger was officially sworn in as the next New York State Assemblymember to represent the constituents of District 27. Standing
Peter Koo, Fransisco Moya, Barry Grodenchik, and Rory Lancman – of City Council Districts 20, 21, 23, and 24, respectively – all won fairly easily
According to an email sent out by MTT late Tuesday night, the Mesivta has just signed to make Shaare Tova on Lefferts Blvd. in Kew Gardens their new