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Tikun Olam

Why we were born into a broken world and what we are to do about it.

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What does Tikun Olam mean, who came up with it, and how do I do it?
Tikun Olam: In Jewish teachings, any activity that improves the world, bringing it closer to the harmonious state for which it was created.
Beyond Repair
Simple language is always best. Tikun means "fixing up."
Don’t surrender. Don’t escape. Fix the world.
From the soon-to-be-released book “Wisdom to Fix the Earth”
Tikkun Olam, For Real
What’s needed is an ideology that explains why raising a Jewish family is just as crucial to tikkun olam as your contribution to society at large.
From the Upcoming Book, "Wisdom to Heal the Earth"
By the seventh generation of Chabad, the walls separating the Jew from the rest of the world had all come tumbling down.
The very core of reality is G-d’s shattered dream, waiting for us to pick up the pieces.
Exile of the Shechinah and descent of the soul
The feminine side of G-d, and the struggle for reunion.
From the upcoming book, Wisdom To Heal the Earth.
Where the real world happens, from there is its tikun. The salesperson, the school teacher, the business executive, the manufacturer…
There is a desire that lies at the very core of all being. That desire chose you.
Where we're coming from, where we're going, and how we're getting there—real soon.
From the upcoming book, “Wisdom to Heal the Earth”
From the upcoming book, Wisdom To Heal the Earth.
The best way to understand investment is by looking at the archetype of all investment. And that is life.
The radical reversal we call world
The little child jumping rope outside, the construction worker drilling steel girders, the ocean’s roar and the big blue sky will all speak of the oneness that breathes within all of them, without the need to sit and ponder. It will be the foreground experience. Because that is what they all truly are.
From the upcoming book, “Wisdom to Heal the Earth”
At the outset of Creation, He removed all light. And that is the source of all that ever goes wrong.
From the upcoming book, Wisdom To Heal the Earth.
We dwell within a living work of art, perhaps a symphony, or perhaps a dance, of uncountable parts. If we look with open eyes, we will discover the signature of an unknowable Creator within the knowable patterns of nature.
How an obsessed gamer taught me the meaning of life.
“And just how,” I asked Dave, “would you render your characters unpredictable? Whatever random functions you write, at the end of the day, you have control.”
Modernity is precarious. Our soul believes life has purpose and meaning, while our brains consider our bodies to be no more than walking water bottles of biochemical reactions.
from the upcoming book ”Wisdom to Heal the Earth”
If you don’t know why you’re here, sometimes all you can see is dirt. But once you know your mission, all you see is diamonds.
from the upcoming book ”Wisdom to Heal the Earth”
Think of yourself. As far as you are concerned, if you are gone, everything is gone. And the same applies for every other person on this planet.
What’s my role in life? Is it to “slow the rise of the oceans and heal the planet,” or is it to help my own family and community?
Tikun olam – perfecting the world – is a catch phrase in some Jewish circles. How does Torah interpret it?
The ultimate explanation to why things are so messed up—and what we are supposed to do about it
Before, it was impossible to imagine a world. Now it is impossible to imagine anything but world.
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