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Rabbi Levi Yitzchak Schneerson

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Rabbi Levi Yitzchak Schneerson (1878-1944) was a mystic and scholar who wrote commentaries on the most esoteric texts. As rabbi of a major Ukrainian city, he struggled valiantly to strengthen Judaism, in spite of Soviet persecution.
The events surrounding the deaths of two Sages reveal their intellectual and spiritual compositions.
Rabbi Levi Yitzchak devotes 25 pages of dense Kabbalistic text to explaining this discrepancy through the lens of Jewish mysticism.
Thought you knew how many tribes there are? How many heads a shin has? Or that you've mastered basic addition? Rabbi Levi Yitzchak shows us deeper insights into these seemingly simple ideas . . . and so much more!
A mystical teaching for 24 Tevet.
A standard box of Chanukah candles contains 44 candles. That’s exactly what you need when you include the shamash, the helper candle with which we light the other candles every night. But if you only count the actual Chanukah candles without the shamash, ...
As the weather turns colder and precipitation becomes heavier, the daily prayers change accordingly. This change happens in two stages. On the eighth day of Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret, we adjust the opening lines of the Amidah prayer, praising G‑d as the One...
On Rosh Hashanah, the plaintive call of the shofar acts to sweeten the severity of G‑d’s judgment and draw divine kindness and life upon all of creation on this Day of Judgement.
The marriage of Isaac and Rebecca symbolizes the marriage between G‑d and the Jewish people, a marriage which is renewed every year during the High Holidays.
The Talmud Megilla 21a. addresses an apparent contradiction in the Torah portion of Eikev. Here is how Moses describes his experience atop Mount Sinai in one verse: “When I went up the mountain to receive the stone Tablets . . . I sat on the mountain for ...
In the prayer for rain, why do we say “lamavet,” which implies that we seek “life” and not “not-death”?
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