This discourse was recited by the Rebbe Rashab (the 5th
Lubavitcher Rebbe) on his Bar Mitzvah, the 20th of Cheshvan 5634, and was one of
the maamarim recited by the Previous Rebbe on his Bar Mitzvah, the 12th
of Tammuz 5653. It is customary among Lubavitcher families for a Bar Mitzvah boy
to recite this maamar on the occasion of his Bar Mitzvah. Includes
customs relating to a Bar Mitzvah from Sefer Haminhagim.