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Eli Raksin

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Setting an Example
An extraordinarily righteous woman who lived in the times of the Second Temple.
Ifra Hurmiz admired Rava and didn’t want any harm to befall him.
The Prophetess Chuldah
She exerted herself in prayer to overturn the terrible decree to good.
The wife of Jonah the prophet
We’ve all heard of Jonah and the whale, but have you ever heard of Jonah’s wife?
Kimchit & her seven sons
Kimchit had seven sons, and all of them merited to serve in the position of high priest (at least for one day) during her lifetime.
Tzipporah, wife of Moses
Why is she described as a Cushite when she actually was a Midianite?
Rachel, wife of Rabbi Akiva
Although he was then a 40-year-old ignorant shepherd, she intuited that if given the opportunity, he could become a great scholar.
Queen Salome Alexandra
Have you ever hosted a dinner party, only to have your plans go awry? Well, you’re not alone. Learn about a Jewish queen’s creative solution that saved the party.
Yalta, the wife of Rav Nachman
There are few women named in the Talmud. One is Yalta.
“Be careful with the honor of your wife”
Spending too much time at work trying to make an extra buck? Wondering what the key to G‑d’s blessings is? The Talmud has an interesting formula.
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