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Discover the layers of meaning in blowing the shofar on Rosh Hashanah, and how it elicits within G-d great pleasure.

Six Levels of Shofar

Six Levels of Shofar

Why We Sound the Shofar on Rosh Hashanah


Six Levels of Shofar: Why We Sound the Shofar on Rosh Hashanah

Discover the layers of meaning in blowing the shofar on Rosh Hashanah, and how it elicits within G-d great pleasure.
Rosh Hashananh - Shofar
Hearing the Shofar
Rosh Hashanah, Shofar, Sefer HaMitzvot
Rabbi Aaron L. Raskin is the official Chabad emissary to downtown Brooklyn, rabbi of Congregation B’nai Avraham in Brooklyn Heights, New York and Dean of Brooklyn Heights Jewish Academy. He is the author of the books “Thank You God for Making Me a Woman", "Letters of Light", "By Divine Design", and "Guardian of Israel", and the co-author of "The Rabbi & The CEO".
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Jorge Qro. Mexico October 1, 2016

I felt deeply moved. Shanah Tovah Rabbi Raskin, Reply

james cooley Kansas city August 28, 2013

Super teacher thanks for info, and all these Hebrew words you used, and timeless joke. Reply

Sarah Dov Baer August 23, 2013

blowing of the Shofar Erev Rosh Hashanah I like what the Lubavitcher Rebbe said, that in Love the entire Torah is negated.
Incidences like this are matters of the Heart which transcend all rational.

None the less you Rabbi Raskin are inspiring with your depth and knowledge and a great ability to communicate Torah.

Thank you Sarah


Anonymous USA August 21, 2013

Six Levels Of Shofar I wish that I could hear the Shofar blowing in the congregation of the righteous. What a pity that I am not able to do that. Maybe G-d, blessed be He, will grant me this His Favor sometime in the future at the coming of Mashiach. Reply

Anonymous Plainsboro, NJ August 21, 2013

Inspirational It indeed a pleasure to listen and learn from Rabbi Raskin.......Humor was also engaging and had us chuckling: Especially at "wat time is it?"

Seriously though, Rabbi Raskin is a Great Communicator and also possesses encyclopedic knowledge of Philosophy, History and Religion, not only of Judaic Tradition but World Religions. And he uses knowledge with sensitivity, intelligence and discretion.

Narrations of complex subjects are communicated with a kind of empathy which keeps one engaged. Reply

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